The Lily Pad Inn

Address: No.13, Group10, Ximen Village, Dali Town, Dali, Yunnan, 671003, China | Hostel
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This hostel, located on No.13, Group10, Ximen Village, Dali Town, Dali, is near Dali Gucheng - the Old City, Erhai Lake, Chongsheng Three Pagodas, and The Three Pagodas.
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          • Free High-Speed Internet
          • Free parking
          • Pets allowed


          • Room service
          • Business Services

          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

          Drugdealers, spiders and dangerous mountain paths

          A travel blog entry by global.nomads on Oct 24, 2010

          4 comments, 41 photos

          ... dem Arm entgegen. Er brachte uns Regenjacken in der Annahme, wir wären ganz ohne Regenschutz gewesen. Ganz herzlich dankend und berührt von seiner Fürsorge und Einsatzbereitschaft, machen wir den Rest des Weges gemeinsam bergab. Am Nachmittag kommen wir, immer noch klitschnass in Dali wieder an. Als ich meinen Rucksack geleert hatte und ihn umdrehte, lief das Wasser aus dem Rucksackinneren heraus. Es brauchte mehrere Tage, bis alles wieder trocken war.

          Wir haben ...

          Dali pit stop

          A travel blog entry by hitan on Mar 28, 2010

          ... cycle around the nearby lake and amazing landscape of the mountains in the distance.

          It was a pity we are on such a tight schedule to get to Beijing, but this place is definitely worth a stop on a China adventure. I really liked the cobble streets, wooden buildings and setting in the mountains. The air is fresh and crisp and there are plenty of places to just relax and ...

          Muddy adventures cycling around Lake Erhai

          A travel blog entry by markandchar on Jul 02, 2009

          1 comment

          ... the ****- literally. When we arrived we tried to find somewhere to eat, yet it seemed the only tourists to visit this area were chinese and so no-one could speak english. This was funny to begin with but soon got extremely irritating to have people laughing at you when you were bloody starving, so we gave up and rode away. We seemed to miss out the next destination on our list, probably because we were delirious with hunger, and ended up further than we had expected ...

          More Travel Troubles

          A travel blog entry by jmmadden on Jul 25, 2008

          ... seat overnight. I did that once. I do not want to do it again. Jen and I hurried through the pouring rain the two blocks to the bus station. We discussed our options - fly or bus - while a gang of child beggars hovered around us asking for money. These are little kids who are organized into gangs by beggar pimps who send them out to ask for money and then take most of it from them. Their parents usually sell ...

          Traveler Photos The Lily Pad Inn Dali

          Dali, China