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, The Three Pagodas, Chongsheng 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


    A travel blog entry by modernoddyseus on Aug 31, 2010

    15 photos

    ... hers to cook me dinner. I ate unopened, mountain ferns. Brown and plasticky, they contained explosions of cola taste bubbles.
    Talking with my friends the Naxi, I asked how many Naxi there were. "Bu duo," said my host. (Not a lot.) "Xiao le." (They've become fewer.) I asked the son about his school, and he said all the lessons were given in Chinese. At first, this made me mad. But, then, I realized it probably wasn't ...

    Dali festival April 2009

    A travel blog entry by happysheep on Apr 05, 2009

    ... Complex on Bo Ai Road in Dali Old Town on April 10 and 11. Bands scheduled to perform at the festival include Tribal Moons, Show Me, No Answer (aka 打死我也不 ;说), Cash Boy and several Dali bands to be announced later. After the performances, DJs Lumberjack Jon, Siku and Da Ma Ke will provide additional music. Music begins at 9:00 both evenings. Ticketing for the ...

    Cafe culture, Chinese style

    A travel blog entry by emex on May 10, 2008

    6 photos

    ... translated as 'ear-shaped lake'). After enough hiking for one week, a 30 minute chair-lift ride up the mountain gave fantastic views of the lake and a cat being sick as we enjoyed a coke at the summit. The old-town itself can be describe as a more grimy version of Lijiang. While it is lacking in the immediate in your face character of the latter, it still achieves its own individual charm ...

    Dali and Lijiang

    A travel blog entry by kylajo on Aug 14, 2005

    84 photos

    ... After a while, our guide joined us, and said we could try walking through the woods. It was much nicer – we were utterly alone – and we began to see many varieties of mushrooms. Our guide started to pick them – “This can eat. This cannot.” – until her hands were full and she recruited Kyla to help her.

    We were finally forced to rejoin the trail. There were many vendors – mostly renting ethnic costumes ...

    Traveler Photos The Lily Pad Inn Dali

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