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Zen Garden Hotel (Lion Mountain Yard)

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.37 Shuangshi Section, Xinhua Street, Old City, Lijiang 674100, China
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Ranked #14 of 678 Hotels in Lijiang
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Yang-Chieh C Vancouver, Canada
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Vancouver, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Addresses in the old town are rather confusing and non-systematic, and thus I had my excuses spending a long time searching for the hotel. I asked a few locals and no one happened to know where the hotel or the address located. So if you wanna play hotel hunting in an old town, follow signs leading to Wenchang temple (文昌宮)... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

A lovely small hotel, on the hill overlooking the old town. Close enough to walk to town center. Good service and friendly staff speaking good english. A unique building. The town is busy and noisy at night but this is a good option to be able to see the sunset over the roofs, and walk to the old town easily.... More 

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Nassau
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We enjoyed our stay here in an hotel with a difference. Very friendly staff and situated in the middle of the Old town in an original building with excellent atmosphere. Lijang was one of the most enjoyable places we stayed on our 21 day trip. Kit & Lesley Spencer

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We stayed for 4 nights. It took us a while to figure where the hotel is situated but once we called, they picked us up. If you arrive by taxi ask the driver to get you to the hill top, A few meters from the hotel. The service was above and beyond, we had many cookies and tea each time... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

great location, very cooperative and helpful staff, the owner speaks English very well and is very helpfull and informative. The view over the city is superb Make sure someone from the hotel will meet you or direct you from the entance of the old city if you have a carry on staff with you The hotel is beautifully designed, the... More 

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Apeldoorn
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Authentic hotel in the middle of the old city. Super!! beds. Sympathic and friendly people. Lijiang itself is very crowdy (mostly Chinese tourists). The Park at the end of the old city with a view on Dragon Snow Mountain is very nice.

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greece
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We stayed here for a week, lovely traditional rooms, the ladies spoke a little English but very helpful in many ways, even walked us to bus stops that we wouldn't of ever found. There is a sister hotel the zen garden wuyi yard, the lady here speaks very good English and was very helpful in organizing a car ect. I... More 

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Germany
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39 reviews 39 reviews
21 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Zen Garden Hotel is located on the hillside above Lijiang, which makes it a much better place to stay than down in town. Lijiang is very touristy, busy and loud at night until midnight so it was nice to stay somewhere quiet to get away from the crowds. The view is great, especially at night! And the garden and common... More 

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39 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

The hotel is located at the top most part of the old town, hence offering a great vantage view of the town, There are many other hotels/ inns along the climb up, but Zen Garden offers the best view. The staff are always friendly and quick to offer tea whenever I sat at the reception area. It is built in... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

This might be the most beautiful hotel we have ever stayed in ! If I were to live in China I would search for a house looking like the Zen garden Lion Mountain Yard. It is a beautifully restored ancient building with lovely antique furniture and charming little courtyards and fishponds. It rises above the noisy center of Lijiang and... More 

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Address: No.37 Shuangshi Section, Xinhua Street, Old City, Lijiang 674100, China
Location: China > Yunnan > Lijiang
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Zen Garden Hotel (Lion Mountain Yard) 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
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#7 Romantic Hotel in Lijiang
#23 Best Value Hotel in Lijiang

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