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Jim's Tibetan Hotel

No.4 Yuyuan Alley, Lvyu Community, Dali, China
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Ranked #9 of 338 Hotels in Dali
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On stay at Jims was very good, our room was large and well kept the bathroom thou needed a paint Job. the food there is good he has a varied Menu even does English.Jims Tibetan hotel is not far from the centre of the old town near to shops restraints and amenities.

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Yuxi, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here one night. We turned up on the day and they were able to give us a great room for a very good price. A double room with a toilet was about 80rmb. Another great reason to stay here is the location. It's very central and everything is walking distance.

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Holland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

The hotel looks beautiful with lots of colour and has a beautiful garden. Jim the host is very friendly and helpfull and speaks english very well. The only bad thing is he smokes a lot. The rooms have a tibetan atmosphere. The room was clean when we arrived but they didn't clean the bathroom very well during our stay. We... More

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Greenbrae, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We really enjoyed our time in Dali and part of that experience is staying at Jim's. The hotel is a beautiful Tibetan style property and is fully modern and comfy. The value for the money is outstanding. Jim speaks excellent English and arranged rides for us to the Airport and to Lijiang - Tiger Leaping Gorge.

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Guangzhou, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Jim's hotel is really well placed in Dali, close to the old city (5 min by walking). When you arrive in the hall, which is also the restaurant, at dinner time you can smell the delicious food on the table. Little point about the decoration in the rooms, it's ok, but not not much.

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Stamsund, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We travel a lot in China and we are used to a lot when it comes to standard. Jim's hotel is a nice hotel with good beds. The central location is a pro. Still, it is not a problem to sleep, you wil not hear traffic at all. Jim is a very nice guy and it is cosy to have... More

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Nevele
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

This is a wonderful Hotel ! Just loved everything about this place and Jim is the reason, not to mention the delicious food and the lovely staff and accommodation. Nothing was too much for any of them! Jim can arrange some very good trips. We went to the market in the mountains and it was fantastic!..I am sure you will... More

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Shanghai, China
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

we were disappointed . at the first look, the building is very nice, traditional and beautiful but...the service is really poor. there is absolutely no help from the staff, they couldn't even take a taxi for our departure in the rainy morning.we needed help to arrive to the bus station early in the morning while it was raining heavily and... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We stayed here for two nights. First off, we are used to more luxury hotels and we didn't book this hotel ourselves (travel agency). Jim's Tibetan is very basic and only good for sleeping afaic. Nothing much can be done in the rooms other than sleeping. The bathroom needs a thorough renovation and the water from the shower was cold.... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Jim's Tibetan Hotel. His mum let us in early in the morning as we arrived from the overnight train from Kunming. Jim had also been kind enough to advice us on taxi cost from Dali and facilitate our early arrival. With excellent english he was also able to advise us on things to do... More

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Address: No.4 Yuyuan Alley, Lvyu Community, Dali, China
Location: China > Yunnan > Dali
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 15
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