Carnation Hostel

No.19 Wenming Alley, Wuyi Street, Gucheng District, Lijiang, Yunnan, China | Hostel
Prices starting from $34.00

Travel Blogs from Lijiang


A travel blog entry by lisakresky


... and Dance Originated from the Fear of our Ancestors". The second day in Lijiang, Wednesday, a few of us decided to head to the nearby ancient city of Shule. Our tour guide had written out instructions for us to show people so they could help us get on the right buses. We had to take one bus and then transfer to another but we managed to get there. The city was similar to Lijiang but a fraction of the tourists so it was much more ...


A travel blog entry by lisakresky


... used long before that as one of the key stops on the ancient tea-horse route to Tibet and India. We were told the village is also a popular spot for filming period Chinese films. We are staying in a local families guesthouse that has basic amenities, amazing food, and a beautiful courtyard. After lunch we walked around the old town and through the local ...

Around Shuhe and in Shuhe

A travel blog entry by wellesbourne


... on to Dali our last stop before returning home. I have been meaning to comment on the chaotic nature of China. We have passes some beautiful houses but inside they are strewn with rubbish and also outside. The rural roadsides are covered in rubbish and even in Tiger Leaping Gorge there was rubbish in the water at the sides. The country has made great advances but the attitudes if the people have not kept up it ...

Relaxing in Lijiang

A travel blog entry by charlotteg2206


This was mainly a relaxing day as all we did was have some lunch and then walk up to this cafe that looks out over the old town before we were aloud to walk around the town and find some dinner ourselves before meeting back at the hotel.

A group of us would sit in the courtyard playing cards until it was time to go to our rooms and get some rest for a busy day the next ...

Dragons pool

A travel blog entry by charlotterowley


... price of a cup of coffee in the town earlier, I was in disbelief at a cup of tea costing £8 here in the airport!!!! Obviously I had neither. I waited, waited waited. Then delayed. Typical! we ended up leaving an hour late. So landed at 11.30pm. Chengdu airport is huge!!! I've haven't been in an airport this big in a long time. 15 baggage pick up carousels! It took about 20 minutes just to get from the plane to luggage it was so far to walk. By the time I reached the hostel, it was nearly ...

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This hostel, located on No.19 Wenming Alley, Wuyi Street, Gucheng District, Lijiang, is near Black Dragon Pond Park, Baisha Village, and Museum of Nàxi Dongba Culture.
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TravelPod Member ReviewsCarnation Hostel Lijiang

Reviewed by derrick241

A bloody joke

Reviewed Jul 26, 2012
by (15 reviews) West London, , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

Ordered food for dinner, it never arrived, ordered breakfast, waited 1 1/2 hours, that never arrived, I think the place is run by idiots, or the local retard center
If you want to eat anything, dont bother coming here, you will starve
They got a couply of yappy dogs here as well, they should end up in a cook pot, very soon
Bloody creatures

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TripAdvisor Reviews Carnation Hostel Lijiang

4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding