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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

The staff are very friendly, helpful, and English speaking. The accommodation is clean large and comfortable. The location is perfect, and there were bikes which you could borrow for free. The hotel helped us arrange taxis and met us at the main square to carry our luggage: )

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed May 31, 2016

We loved Cato's Inn. Our large room on the top floor had a private balcony and view over neighbouring houses in one direction and across the pretty valley in the other. The owners were lovely, spoke excellent English and were very helpful arranging transport and anything else we need. Breakfast in the sunny dining room was also good. We were...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed April 27, 2016

Not only was this hotel very nice, clean, and comfortable, but we were also able to book a half day tour with Winnie through the hotel. Our tour, which took us on a trip through the town and then a bicycle tour through the countryside was one of the highlights of our trip. She was informative and fun. The owner...

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Merida, Mexico
Reviewed April 10, 2016

Manager speaks English, and gave me his phone number, so on arrival at Shaxi Ancient village he came to pick me up from the bus station. Small hotel located in delightful cobbled lane near the main square of Shaxi Ancient village. Bicycles available with map, lovely breakfast room and rooms comfortable bed and modern ensuite. Breakfast ordinary. Take a walk...

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

The room was clean and spacy. The manager speaks excellent English. The staff is very friendly. Our laundry was washed for free. The manager reacted quickly to organize transport to the airport in Lijiang (after a driver organized by a hostel in Lijiang was late). We caught the plane! Thank you for your valuable help! The breakfast on the terrace...

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Shanghai, China
Reviewed January 3, 2016

Our family with 2 young kids stayed here in late December and were so comfortable. The best part was that the rooms were warm - they definitely take comfort seriously! The showers were hot, the rooms had electric blankets and oil heaters, and extra duvets were provided just in case. The breakfast was lovely and a highlight of our day,...

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Shanghai, China
Reviewed November 25, 2015

Friendly owners and clean, comfortable rooms for a reasonable price. Bikes available to use for free. Their cats are adorable and you can buy postcards of them. They recommended lunch at Jiajia and it was one of my favorite meals of the trip - must try the braised pork and steamed eggplant!

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University Place, Washington
Reviewed October 30, 2015

Cato's inn is a lovely guesthouses steps away from the main square in old town Shack. The front desk was superb...great English plus they arrand a driver for us on short notice to go to shiboshan. Room was very nice with lots of toiletries and tea. Nice patio along with pleasant sitting area with free coffee and tea. Also easy...

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed September 5, 2015

we stayed in cato's inn for two night. it is a small guesthouse, in the heart of old town Shaxi, and it is full of charm and charcter. only 6 rooms, with a beautifull balcony over looking the river, it was one of our most delightful stays in China. the roomz arew nice, but it is the service and the...

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London
Reviewed April 22, 2015

We had a great stay at Cato's Inn. The family that run it are absolutely lovely and provided great personalised service throughout our stay. The decoration of the rooms showed a very nice personal touch. Breakfast was absolutely delicious. Highly recommend for anyone spending time in Shaxi.

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Located in the core conservation area of the ancient town Shaxi, Cato’s Inn was renovated from a traditional courtyard of Bai nationality, providing modern hostel facilities and services. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shaxi Cato's Inn

Address: No.36 Sideng Street, Shaxi Town, Jianchuan County 671302, China
Location: China > Yunnan > Jianchuan County
Price Range: $47 - $55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“All rooms face onto a little courtyard. Can be a little noisy early evening but was not a problem for me”
cgates50, Apr 10, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the 2nd floor have a beautiful view of the surrounding hills and river”
abigalem2016, Jan 3, 2016 | Read review
“The upstairs rooms are sunnier and brighter with views of the surrounding countryside”
Wolf255, Sep 26, 2014 | Read review
“the best one is the one with the privet balcony”
naamaazulay, May 1, 2014 | Read review
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