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the river feeding the green rice padiesview of the village from the other side
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The Water Buffalo Homestay, a Miao home in Guizhou

Julie

The Water Buffalo Homestay, a Miao home in Guizhou

6 guests
1 bedroom
3 beds
1 bath
6 guests
1 bedroom
3 beds
1 bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
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The Water Buffalo Homestay is located at the heart of the ethnic minority region of south west China. Imagine a dozen of wooden houses nested among green hills, rice paddies and indigo plant field.
You'll be staying in a traditional Miao home sharing the Yang's family daily life. there are also a wide range of fun things to do: outdoor, food or cultural activities.
The Water Buffalo Homestay is good for couples, solo adventurers, and families confortable living in immersion.

Amenities

Essentials
Breakfast

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
3 queen beds

House Rules

Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM

Availability

8 Reviews

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Daniel User Profile
Daniel
December 2017
We had a great time at Teacher Yang's place. When we told her we weren't interested in her batik craft, she took us hiking to a nearby peak, the village square, and a friend's for lunch. She made us different and tasty food for each meal. She also made space for us when we wanted…
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Response from Julie:
Thanks Daniel for your detailed comment, I am happy it met your expectations, it is for brave and adventurous travellers like you! I hope you didn't get cold at night and the weather was not too rainy. Have a beautifull journey in China
December 2017
Anna User Profile
Anna
October 2017
The homestay is a beautiful and unique experience for people that really want to go off the beaten track. The hosting family made us feel welcome and took care of us although we don't speak much Chinese. You can take some nice walks, learn batik art and experience the way Miao pe…
Julie User Profile
Response from Julie:
Thank you very much Anna for your comments, sorry for the difficulties and the delay. It is indeed tricky to get there, it also preserves the place from unwanted tourists:) how much did ou pay for the mini van? it is supposed to be 150 rmb for the ride.
October 2017
Sheena User Profile
Sheena
July 2017
We LOVE Yang's family! The village is absolutely beautiful and peaceful. We picked up wild vegetables and cooked together. The daughter Zhang Yun showed us around and shared with us their life in the village. The neighbors invited us for breakfast. The family made amazing craft, …
Julie User Profile
Response from Julie:
Thanks Sheena, I would have loved to meet you and re-visit this part of the world with you!
July 2017
Gerald User Profile
Gerald
May 2017
My friend and I stayed for 3 days in the Miao village with the Yang family. Overall is was an amazing experience, something that I will never forget. I recommend this if you are tired of all the tourism and commercialism in Chinese cities. It should be noted that I recommend t…
Emmanuelle User Profile
Emmanuelle
May 2017
This place is about sharing the Miao culture and daily life . We are hosted by an adorable family where only the mother and the daughter speack English. The house is traditional and beautiful. Bedroom is all wood . However be aware not to expect western comfort for bathroom ,toil…
Sara User Profile
Sara
February 2017
This place is in an absolute stunning location. The family and all the villagers are amazing, very kind and friendly people, and the food they cook is fenomenal. I highly recommend staying here for those who want to experience real Miao life, not the touristy stuff that you see i…
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昭仪
August 2017
这是一次非常棒的体验!地方很安静,到处都是青山绿水,小溪稻田,远离喧闹的城市,远离污染,回归自然!让我静下心来,非常舒服。屋主一家都是非常友善善良!而且女主人的蜡染技术令我叹为观止!我也跟着学了两天,做了两个作品,满满的成就感!他们自给自足的,家庭和睦,就觉得幸福就这么简单!

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Montreal, CanadaJoined in May 2013
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24 Reviews
I am a French artist studying puppetry in Montréal. I usually go home for the summer and I am away on breaks, therefore I make my appartement available to guests.
Languages: English, Français
Response rate: 50%
Response time: within a day
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