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    Dali Five Elements Hostel

    No.69 Dazhifang Village, West Gate of Dali Ancient Town, Dali 671000, China
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    27/08/2017 28/08/2017
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    Traveller (91)
    Room & Suite (19)
    Dining (10)
    Overview
    • Excellent72%
    • Very good22%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “dumplings” (12 reviews)
    “old town” (36 reviews)
    “rental bikes” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviews (212)
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    1 - 5 of 155 reviews

    Reviewed 7 November 2016

    We stayed two nights in a double room that was nice, clean and cozy. The location of the hostel is good, just outside of the old city walls. The staff were nice, but didn't know much English. More problematic than that - was the fact...More

    Thank Gil S
    Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

    We spent over a week during the Chinese national holiday. We stayed in a standard double - the room was clean and modern and housekeeping staff cleaned it each day providing new towels etc. The hostel was fairly busy while we stayed however there was...More

    Thank Helen3014
    Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

    The hostel was much to noisy at night. We had a room that was totaly not as on the pics of the bookingsites. Everything was old/broken and we had to sleep on a matras on the ground. A no-go for us. To bad... The review...More

    Thank Michel S
    Reviewed 26 August 2016

    We stayed for 2 weeks and absolutely loved every day at Five Elements in Dali. It is a quiet hostel with an eclectic common area (with billiards, a bar, etc.), a quaint garden courtyard, and an upstairs yoga room. The rooms are large and comfy....More

    Thank Amy D
    Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

    I was visiting Dali in summer and really enjoyed my stay at the hostel. I was staying in a mixed dorm. Its location is next to the old town and close to the Pagodas. Bus stop is a few meters away. The staff is very...More

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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
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    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • USD 10 - USD 23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 26
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    • Location
    • China >
    • Yunnan >
    • Dali
    • Also Known As
    • Dali Five Elements Hostel Asia - China
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    Traveller (91)
    Room & Suite (19)
    Dining (10)
    Hotel & Grounds (121)
    Bathroom (2)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
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