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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 #13 of 676 Hotels in Lijiang
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Nassau
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 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
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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
2 helpful votes 2 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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21 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 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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36 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 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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Guilin, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Lijiang is a colorful lively tourist centre but after the first half day the tackiness and above all strident and overamplified music in every restaurant drove us mad! To retreat to the peace of the Zen Garden was bliss! The tasteful natural simplicity of the place was a refreshing contrast to commercial hotels yet we had all we needed plus... More

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88 reviews 88 reviews
27 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

The Zen Garden (Lion Mountain Yard) is one of the most beautiful hotels we've ever stayed in. Staff carry your cases up the many stone steps to the hotel, which is on Lion Hill overlooking the rebuilt Old Town of Lijiang. Rooms and guest areas are in exquisite taste with traditional Chinese furnishings, the staff - mostly local Naxi women... More

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Address: No.37 Shuangshi Section, Xinhua Street, Old City, Lijiang 674100, China
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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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