The Lily Pad Inn

We are located about Outside the West Gate, about 600 metres along the Main Road,From the West Gate, Dali, Yunnan, 671003, China | Hostel
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This hostel, located on We are located about Outside the West Gate, about 600 metres along the Main Road,From the West Gate, Dali, is near Dali Gucheng - the Old City, Chongsheng Three Pagodas, The Three Pagodas, and Erhai Lake.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Lily Pad Inn Dali

    Reviewed by thermalsailors

    friendliest spot in Dali

    Reviewed Sep 26, 2013
    by (2 reviews) Werribee vic (shhh , Australia Flag of Australia

    Cheaper than the Jade Emu and Jade Roo. But still clean and comfortable. Its right next to the Jade roo so you can use their bar as they dont have one yet. Great staff. Seriously the most helpful people you can meet. read my blog on getting the isreali's down the mountain. Olivia and the staff were priceless.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    Reviewed by meredith76

    Felt Like Home

    Reviewed Aug 12, 2011
    by (1 review) Wilmington , United States Flag of United States

    The Lily Pad Inn was an amazing hostel. The minute we arrived we felt so comfortable and relaxed. The staff there is amazing - so sweet and helpful. The rooms were clean and comfortable and it felt as if you were staying at an old friend's home. The food was also amazing. I've lived in China for two years and I had two of the best dishes I've eaten at this hostel. I should also mention that the cost was so affordable. Thanks for a great stay!

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    Reviewed by mathew-sarah

    What a great place

    Reviewed Apr 26, 2011
    by (12 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    The rooms are great, the people are kind and accomodating. Cannot compliment ths place enough

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    TripAdvisor Reviews The Lily Pad Inn Dali

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

    Travel Blogs from Dali

    To Dali to take on a mountain.

    A travel blog entry by rachandcaro on Jun 04, 2010

    12 photos

    From Lijiang we backtracked a little to Dali old town, another 'tourist' town enclosed by old stone walls, sandwiched between lake Erhai Hu and the 4000mtr tall Cang Shan (green mountains). We have headed here to climb the mountain with some new friends.
    Dali is the sort of place where you can just hang comfortably for a few days - or a week... there isnt a great deal to see but the quaint ...

    Dali, hits ah hacker

    A travel blog entry by davechrisdamo on Sep 05, 2009

    1 comment

    ... very touristy but it's been
    done in quite a nice way. You know that the place it full of tourists
    but because they're Chinese tourists it somehow doesn't feel as
    demoralising. There are narrow alleys lit by lanterns with mountain
    streams running down the middle of them. In other towns these streets
    would be full of cheap food stalls but here they are packed with
    classy bars playing live music with comfy chairs outside, oh and did
    I mention the beer is cheap??


    Movie town and possible visitors:)

    A travel blog entry by stephfitzsmith on Aug 23, 2008

    5 photos

    ... chinese lion costumes, and the black one, under which, in the front of the two people, was a boy that couldn't have been more than 15, got up and climbed along tightropes and hopped onto the top of poles and stood on top of these poles on top of the second person.. the co-ordination was mighty! The heat was also something else, but we all had our new prettyful umbrellas come parasols! We walked around the grounds, which comprised the movie sets and stopped for ...

    The Culture Week... and a bit

    A travel blog entry by tsjones3 on Feb 19, 2008

    ... as my digestive system began to fail me more and more. I was determined to fight it off though and after recommending a stone baked pizza place i was determined to see it through. I even survived are kung fu session which i can definitely say that i suck at! Im extremely unflexible and are teacher told me i would need to do 2 years of stretching painfully everyday to get anywhere. As i flexed and attempted Tai Chi my egg burps were intensifying and i could feel my bowel ...

    Traveler Photos The Lily Pad Inn Dali

    Dali, China