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Sky Valley Heritage Boutique Hotel

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Xianglong Village, Xizhou Town, Dali 671004 China See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel built in traditional Chinese style is very well designed and furnished and has great charm. The hotel manager and staff were especially helpful. The restaurant food was relatively simple but suited us with two young children very well.More

Thank Richard BRYCE H
Response from Jian j, General Manager at Sky Valley Heritage Boutique HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for sharing your experience here. Your generous words regarding your experience here have been shared with the team, and are appreciated by all. We are very happy to hear that your family have enjoyed your holiday in Sky Valley and we will try...More

Reviewed October 7, 2018

Pros: The hotel is built around two charming, well-restored courtyards, with beautiful wood paneling and carvings. Service was excellent. Good western breakfast and the one dinner I had was very good. Walking distance to Xizhou Town morning market. Modernized room with spacious bathroom. Very quiet...More

Thank inmy60s
Response from Jian j, General Manager at Sky Valley Heritage Boutique HotelResponded October 8, 2018

Thank you for taking the time out to review your recent experience with us. We are happy to read that you have enjoyed the stay. Your kind words have been shared and are appreciated by us all. We are sorry to hear that you said...More

Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful hotel. Good food. Great service. Not easy to find all of this in one boutique hotel. Every employee you come across in the hotel is there to make sure you have an exceptional vacation. I cannot say enough about this place. If you want...More

Thank vivij412
Response from Jian j, General Manager at Sky Valley Heritage Boutique HotelResponded September 28, 2018

Many thanks for sharing your experience here. Your generous words regarding your experience here have been shared with the team, and are appreciated by all. We are very happy to hear that you have enjoyed your holiday in Sky Valley and thanks for your sincere...More

Reviewed April 18, 2018

Sky Valley is one of my favorite hotel if not the favorite. Special thanks to Mr. Kay (I believe he is the hotel receptionist). Out flight got delayed so we did not arrive at the hotel until closed to 21.00 and the hotel restaurant was...More

1  Thank Thitithep N
Response from Jian j, General Manager at Sky Valley Heritage Boutique HotelResponded April 19, 2018

Dear Mr. Thitithep N Many thanks for sharing your experience here. Your generous words regarding your experience here have been shared with the team, and are appreciated by all. We are very happy to hear that you have enjoyed your holiday in Sky Valley and...More

Reviewed July 9, 2017

The quality of the accommodation was superb but amazingly was bettered by the service. Went to celebrate our anniversary and birthday and chose the Garden View Suite. Lovely room all newly decorated/furnished. Bathroom great too. Thanks Kay for the warm welcome, I'm sure we'll be...More

2  Thank Ashley B
Response from Jian j, General Manager at Sky Valley Heritage Boutique HotelResponded July 11, 2017

Thank you for taking the time out to review your recent experience with us. We are happy to read that both of you have enjoyed the stay. Your kind words have been shared and are appreciated by us all. Also, thank you for your recommendation....More

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Description
Sky Valley Heritage Boutique Hotel, a handcrafted hotel, is in the heart of Xizhou where lies in the north of Dali city, Yunnan. Xizhou is a historic town and the main residential district for Bai Nationality. More It is also the birthplace of Dali culture. Historically, the town, protected by Erhai lake and Cangshan mountain, hosted the royals during the Nanzhao and the Dali kingdoms.The building of Sky Vally is one of the 88 national heritages listed private houses in Xizhou. This restoration and renovation project was born from the vision to develop an ensemble of historical heritage building and transform it into a elegant and exclusive destination. Inspired by the Bai's rich artistic heritage, the original arts and crafts from this historical building are well preserved. The floor plan makes a sharp distinction between the quiet and reserved private area and the glamorously festive social area. The construction faithfully respects local traditional techniques, many details including individual window pieces, red copper bathing and bathroom sink, and stone and root carving lamp are dedicated to local crafts by hand.An comfortable space, spanning between 25 and 90 square meters , each of 16 room/suites features one bedroom, bathroom, living room, and/or living room. The walled compound enjoys absolute privacy complemented by sweeping views from an elevated position. Rich catalpa woods and luxurious furnishings create a warm and calming environment with sweeping views. By combining modern design with original historical material, each room/suite offers master craftsmanship, contemporary functionality, passion for pure beauty, and an opportunity glancing into the history.On the first floor, 10 premier rooms are private haven of 25 square meters in size that feature king-size or twin beds. Set within the sand stone walls and floor, oversized bathrooms are equipped limited edition sanitary wares. On the second floor, Sky Valley offers 4 suites that feature king-size or twin beds. Due to the unique nature of the structures, no two rooms are identical. Without compromising the integrity of the dwellings and heritage components, all accommodations enjoy the comforts of air conditioning and internet connectivity. Oversized bathrooms are equipped handcrafted red copper sanitary wares. Bath products are imported from FranceThere are a total of two different styles Sky Valley Family Suites on the second floor, measuring on average 90 square meters. These are furnished in a similar way to the Garden View Suites, however each suites has a extra bedroom.Cuisine is a key element of the experience at Sky Valley, Yue , the Lounge & Restaurant offers a creative take on contemporary Bai cuisine. We are committed to sourcing the highest quality ingredients at the peak of their season. Besides wine, whiskey, tea, and other high quality beverages, custom-designed bar provides 100% estate grown coffee that meets SCAA standard.For those who wish to explore Dali's lush, nature-rich countryside while getting some exercise we have devised a range of guided golf, walking, biking and trekking routes to suit all interests and abilities. Today Xizhou is a Bai for arts, crafts, culture, wellness, food, shopping, and spirituality. Insight to the general layout of Bai center and an overview of Bai's culturally rich surroundings are provided. The Xizhou Insider Tour is an excellent opportunity to learn the intriguing history of Bai and why Bai is a unique travel destination. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Business Center with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
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Best Value
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Best Value
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
$114 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Tiangu Xiyuan Guji Boutique Hotel
Location
China > Yunnan > Dali
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
,
Best Value
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
$114 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Tiangu Xiyuan Guji Boutique Hotel
Location
China > Yunnan > Dali
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Cheri A
January 4, 2018|
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Response from Jian j | Property representative |
Dear Cheri A Thank you for choosing Sky Valley. In December, the weather in Dali was around 6~17 degrees. Our hotel rooms were equipped with air conditioning and the dining room had the heater. There are too many places to... More
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545melital
October 17, 2017|
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Dear Meltia Thank you for choosing Sky Valley. As you know, we do have heating for each room. Any questions, please feel free to contact us. Thank you. Sky Valley Heritage Boutique Hotel
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"The premier room above the reception area is fabulous"
T8733ENrichardh
2 weeks ago
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"I visited several other rooms. All the garden view and family suites are beautifully appointed."
JacquelineS200
Apr 8, 2017
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"the premier room is fantastic spacious and perfect for my family of three"
groingup2004
Nov 15, 2016
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"Get an upstairs room"
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Sep 2, 2016
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