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The Bruce Chalet

Ronghua Village, Shuhe Town, Lijiang 674100, China
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My 4-day experience staying at the Bruce Chalet was a restful, happy visit and I highly recommend this inn to anyone traveling through the Lijiang area. Most of all, I can't wait to go back myself! I add a few more thoughts to the positive reviews of my fellow guests: yes, Bruce, Bella, Julie and all are awesome; the garden... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This lovely, homely little hotel is located about 10mins walk from Shuhe Old Town and 20mins car/bus ride to Lijiang Old Town. We stayed in the Snow Mountain Room which had wonderful views of the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain (see photos). While some of the usual amenities were not standard items in the room (compared to a regular hotel), the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After a whole day of touring the old town, one can go back to this hotel where you will be greeted by smiles, fruits and chinese tea at the porch. You can have a quiet home cook meal or bbq if the weather permits and more than 5 persons. One does not have to stuff dirty clothes in your luggage... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is a little out of the way but well worth the 10 minute walk into town. The service is exceptional from the booking of tours and transport to the tea and nibbles when you arrive back each day. Torches are supplied if you leave the hotel in the evening although only a short stretch is unlit. Our room... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely little place, lovely people, great price. stunning mountain views too. throughly recommended. a bit of a walk from the town and its retaurants but worth ir for the isolation from the crowds and the views.

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Us 4 ladies stayed here for 4 nights. I can't think of anything not to like. Linda the chef boss and Julie the helper made us felt at home from the 1st moment we arrived till we got on the van to the airport. Linda is from Beijing she was wonder, she speaks little English but she smiles so well... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A thousand thanks to Bruce, Bella & Juli during my stay for their great personal hospitality. This hotel is well equipped with reasonable rate. 6-7 minutes walking distance away from Shuhe Old town. I was travelling alone but I enjoyed talking to all of them (as well as playing with the puppy) and obtain useful information for my trip-planning reference.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Me and my boyfriend have arrived to Bruce Chalet after staying 2 nights at Lijiang old town. The hotel located 7 min walk from Shuhe ancient town which is exactly like Lijiang old town but less crowded. Bruce, his wife and the staff are so nice and helpful. Bruce's wife is making excellent breakfast everyday, very recommended. Every time we... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Very clean place, useful hints by the staff for activities (Tiger Leaping gorge) or shopping (I needed a jacket; I was not equipped for the cool evenings in October). Unfortunately I stayed only one night, arrived and left in the dark, so I could not appreciate their nice place and garden.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

It's more of a family-run chalet. Bruce, wife, Bella n his staff, Julie, have been excellent host. Extremely friendly n helpful. Room is clean, sheets r clean, very 'homely'. Wi-Fi speed is excellent. Self-laundry is a big plus. It may lack some modern facilities of a 5-star hotel like gym, swimming pool, etc, but I don't feel it at all... More

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Address: Ronghua Village, Shuhe Town, Lijiang 674100, China
Location: China > Yunnan > Lijiang
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 12
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