Luoyang, the thousand-year ancient capital of China, is also home to the UNESCO heritage site Longmen Grottoes and first Buddhist temple in China - White Horse Temple. To better explore this city, it is most recommended to stay at least one night here.
There are major three accommodation areas chosen by tourists: Luoyang downtown (Wangcheng Park), area near Longmen Grottoes and area around Luoyang Beijiao Airport. Here we have selected several recommended hotels in these three areas and you can choose one according to your needs.
Where to Stay in Luoyang
Luoyang downtown has the most accommodation choices from 5-star luxury hotels to economic ones. The hotels here usually have better living conditions and have convenient access to shopping malls and snack streets. This is also why most travellers choose to find a hotel in this area.
Address: No. 300 Zhongzhou Road, Xigong District, Luoyang
Distance: 350m from Luoyang downtown (Wangcheng Park), 18 km (40 minutes’ drive) from Longmen Grottoes. 13 km (30 minutes’ drive) from Luoyang Longmen Railway Station, 10 km (20 minutes’ drive) from Luoyang Beijiao Airport.
Hyatt Place Luoyang is a luxury 5-star hotel in Luoyang city center. It is close to many attractions such as Wangcheng Park, Tianzi Jialiu Museum and Luoyang Old City. It is also very convenient to get to the shopping malls. Free wifi, parking lot, 24-hour reception, indoor swimming pool, restaurant, meal delivery, laundry service, children facility, bar, hot tub, etc. are provided.
Address: No. 6 Xiyuan Road, Jianxi District, Luoyang
Distance: 4.5 km (20 minutes’ drive) from Luoyang downtown (Wangcheng Park), 18 km (40 minutes’ drive) from Longmen Grottoes. 14 km (35 minutes’ drive) from Luoyang Longmen Railway Station, 11 km (30 minutes’ drive) from Luoyang Beijiao Airport.
Built in 1956, the time-honored Luoyang Friendship Guesthouse used to be the only hotel in Luoyang that can receive foreign guests. This hotel is dignified and elegant, with a combination of Chinese and Western style. It may not look as luxurious as other 5-star hotels, but you do not need to worry about the service and facilities as it has all, such as Chinese & western restaurant, café, bar, salon, fitness room, tea house, massage, currency exchange, etc.
Address: No. 15 Zhongzhou West Road, Jianxi District, Luoyang 洛阳 涧西区 中州西路15号
Distance: 700m from Luoyang downtown (Wangcheng Park), 17 km (35 minutes’ drive) from Longmen Grottoes. 12 km (30 minutes’ drive) from Luoyang Longmen Railway Station, 11 km (30 minutes’ drive) from Luoyang Beijiao Airport.
Peony Hotel opened in 1990 and redecorated in 2016. There are about 164 rooms in total. It is a standard business hotel that near city center and several shopping malls, very convenient. Your basic accommodation needs will be met by the services such as free wifi, breakfast buffet, baggage storage, 24-hour front desk, and laundry service.
Address: No.2 Nanchang Road, Luoyang
Distance: 3 km (15 minutes’ drive) from Luoyang downtown (Wangcheng Park), 18 km (35 minutes’ drive) from Longmen Grottoes. 13 km (30 minutes’ drive) from Luoyang Longmen Railway Station, 11 km (30 minutes’ drive) from Luoyang Beijiao Airport.
Jing'an Peony Plaza has convenient transportation surrounded by Wanda Plaza, Wangfujing shopping mall, Dennis shopping mall and other business circles. It is an ideal choice for business travel and city sightseeing. It provides free wifi, parking lot, 24-hour check-in, children facilities, luggage storage and other services that can basically meet your needs.
Longmen Grottoes is the main reason for most travellers to Luoyang and some people may want to live nearby to spare more time for a Longmen Grottoes Tour. With a distance of about 15 km to Luoyang downtown, the accommodation options here are major simple homestays apart from several star hotels.
Address: No.239 Kaiyuan Avenue, Luonan Development Zone, Luoyang
Distance: 7 km (20 minutes’ drive) from Luoyang downtown (Wangcheng Park), 8 km (25 minutes’ drive) from Longmen Grottoes. 4 km (15 minutes’ drive) from Luoyang Longmen Railway Station, 17 km (40 minutes’ drive) from Luoyang Beijiao Airport.
Mudu Lee Royal International Hotel (or Lee Royal Hotel Mudu) has more than 300 luxury guest rooms which are equipped with private safe, mini bar, TV, separated bathroom, etc. This hotel has comfortable environment and welcoming staff. It provides services such as free wifi, airport or railway station pick-up, indoor swimming pool, luggage storage, Chinese & western restaurant, tennis court, fitness room, children facilities, and currency exchange. It is a good accommodation choice for a business trip, leisure vacation and family travel.
Address: East Hill, Longmen, Luoyang
Distance: In Longmen Grottoes scenic area (East Hill). 10 km (30 minutes’ drive) from Luoyang Longmen Railway Station, 19 km (40 minutes’ drive) from Luoyang downtown (Wangcheng Park), 28 km (50 minutes’ drive) from Luoyang Beijiao Airport.
Luoyang Dongshan Hotel enjoys a beautiful environment in the East Hill of Longmen Grottoes. The hotel is built in a Song dynasty style, simple but elegant. It provides 24-hour hot water, indoor and outdoor swimming pool. You can play Ping-Pong and tennis, drink tea and wine, have Chinese and western food here. Other services such as luggage storage, laundry, and currency exchange are all available.
If your flight arrives at night or you need to catch a flight in the early morning, you can choose to stay in a hotel near Luoyang Beijiao Airport. The hotels here are not as fancy as those in downtown area, but most of them provide airport pick-up service.
Address: at the intersection of Huashan North Road and Jichang Road, Xigong District, Luoyang
Distance: 600m from Luoyang Beijiao Airport, 10 km (30 minutes’ drive) from Luoyang downtown (Wangcheng Park), 25 km (40 minutes’ drive) from Longmen Grottoes.
Elegance Hotel enjoys a favorable location with a walking-distance from Luoyang Beijiao Airport. As a 4-star hotel, it can provide you with warm service and complete facilities such as free wifi, free airport pick-up, clean and spacious rooms, luggage storage, restaurant, laundry, chess & card room, meal delivery, tea house, 24-hour reception, etc.
Address: 80m from the intersection of Hushan North Road and Weizi Road, Xigong District, Luoyang
Distance: 4 km (10 minutes’ drive) from Luoyang Beijiao Airport, 7 km (25 minutes’ drive) from Luoyang downtown (Wangcheng Park), 22 km (45 minutes’ drive) from Longmen Grottoes.
Blue Magpie Hotel focuses on high-quality guest room facilities and warm service to provide a comfortable and quiet accommodation experience for middle and high-end travelers. It wins many guests’ favor through its make-you-feel-at-home service. Wifi, luggage storage, airport and train station pick-up are all free. Besides, laundry service, restaurant, and 24-hour front desk are also available.
Usually, it takes 2 ~ 3 days to have a Luoyang tour. The highlights of Luoyang include Longmen Grottoes which is known as the finest examples of Chinese Buddhist art, 1900-year-old White Horse Temple (also China's first Buddhist temple), 2000-year-old burial site - Tianzi Jialiu Museum and beautiful Luoyang Museum with a lot of history to tell. Of course, you can't miss a Kung Fu exploration in Shaolin Temple (in Dengfeng city) if you visit Luoyang. It is only 55 km (about 1.5 hours' drive) away from Luoyang City.
It's strongly recommended to extend your Luoyang tour to its attractive neighbors. After Shaolin Temple visit, you can spend 1 day exploring Zhengzhou or Kaifeng. If you are fond of nature, Mount Yuntai, Guoliang Village and Xiaolangdi Reservoir on Yellow River are recommended.
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