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Zen Garden Hotel (Wuyi Yard)

3.0 of 5 No.36 Xingren Alley, Wuyi Road, Dayan Town, Lijiang 674100, China
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nicely located and not easy to find cosy retreat in the lively old city. The rooms in the upper floor have a great view. Very personal and friendly staff, absolutely helpful. Rooms neat, nice and clean. Nice courtyard. The only minor is hearing the loud music of the bars, which is due to central location.

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Bude, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arriving at the Zen Garden Hotel we were greeted with fresh tea, oranges and sunflower biscuits - all local, perfectly presented and much enjoyed. What a sanctuary the hotel is - quiet and traditional with amazing views towards the mountains but still slap bang in the heart of busy and colourful Lijiang Old Town. We had heavy rain for two... More 

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed for two nights in the Zen Garden Inn (Wuyi Yard location) in November 2014. As with most hotels in Dayan Town (old town), it can be a little hard to find at first- it's down a side-street a little ways from the main square. This turns out to be an advantage, because it helps keep the hotel quieter.... More 

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Johor Baru, Malaysia
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

From the time I booked the hotel, the owner kept me informed and answered all my requests ie rooms on the upper floor. The receptionists, Xiao Yang and Mu Lan were excellent in meeting all my requests. I asked for late departure for my friends and they allowed them to be in the lobby till 7 pm. They also arranged... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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19 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

The highlight and strength of this guest house is the personal and gracious service. The staff are keen to meet the guests' needs . This coupled with the lovely traditional decor and antique furniture make this a haven from the noise and bustle of Lijiang. Fortunately the guest house is situated in a quiet lane but one can still hear... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

When I arrived, I was quite taken by the charming decor of the inn and the warm welcome I received. The inn is really pretty done up in a classical style. Its location honestly could not be better, being just a few steps away from Sifang Street. I had to make changes to my itinerary and the staff helped me... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

This is a quiet, lovely spot right in Lijiang's Old Town but tucked around a corner away from the bustle and clamor. Staff are friendly and helpful, both with the routine requests (organizing a driver) and the small-but-essential favors (providing a handful of washing powder). All around, a great experience.

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

A picturesque courtyard style boutique hotel, complete with a carp pond - reached after a steep climb up cobbled alleys and steps and set high above, but part of, Lijiang old town. Not too good for disabled people, nor even those with bad knees - and certainly the altitude could be felt. Excellent hospitality and service, with nothing too much... More 

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Kunming, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This is an absolutely boutique hotel with Chinese style of decoration. It is informal, classical and extremely good value. We family spent 4 nights there. Though simply furnished, the rooms were spick-and-span. The interior of yard is crammed with ancient furniture and works of art. There was a giril playing the zither from 9:00am to 10:00am every morning. The staff... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I thought the location was perfect, right in the center of old town. The price seemed reasonable. The breakfast was simple but good. However I would not purchase again due to the price. Staff was very friendly and really wanted to make sure I enjoyed my stay. The hotel was able to arrange airport pickup and drop-off for a fee,... More 

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Address: No.36 Xingren Alley, Wuyi Road, Dayan Town, Lijiang 674100, China
Location: China > Yunnan > Lijiang
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Zen Garden Hotel (Wuyi Yard) 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Zen Garden Lijiang
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Lijiang
#5 Family Hotel in Lijiang
#14 Best Value Hotel in Lijiang

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