At the time of my writing, the best hotel in Xiahe County is Labuleng Civil Aviation Hotel. It is centrally located in the eastern section of Xiahe County. The famous Labrang Monastery is only one km west of the hotel. If you take a taxi from the hotel to Labrang Monastery, it only costs you one Yuan.
In front of Labuleng Civil Aviation Hotel, there is the county center square (Langqu Dutang). Every night, local people gather here singing and dancing.
Built according to a 4 star hotel standard, Labuleng Civil Aviation Hotel has over 260 rooms including standard rooms, business rooms and luxury rooms.
The reception desk in the lobby of Labuleng Civil Aviation Hotel
The leisure area in the lobby of Labuleng Civil Aviation Hotel
It is elegantly furnished and equipped with air-conditioning, TV and broad band internet. It has 2 small meeting rooms, one large conference room holding over 150 people as well Chinese and Western resturants and shopping center.
A standard room in Labuleng Civil Aviation Hotel
The road passing by Labuleng Civil Aviation Hotel is the main avenue in Xiahe County known as People’s Road. The wide street is rife with stores and restaurants.
To the east of Labuleng Civil Aviation Hotel, is Wangfu Hotel, another 3 star Tibetan style hotel in Xiahe.
If you prefer to stay in a Tibetan Hotel in Xiahe. Labrang Hotel is a good choice. It is located in the western section of Xianhe County, a Tibetan living area. It is serene and some rooms are said to be part of the former summer palace of the Jamyang.
Labuleng Civil Aviation Hotel