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InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort

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No.276 Xianghe Road, Old Town District, Lijiang 674100, China
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Singapore, Singapore
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Location first: front door on the street (meaning you can reach with a taxi), back door with direct access to the old town (walk through pedestrian streets). Hotel is perfectly maintained, rooms are large and well equipped, the concierge team is especially diligent (for organising any tour in the region). Lastly the Chinese restaurant is in my opinion the best... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a truly amazingly beautiful resort hotel, a scenery of Lijiang in its own right. The architecture, landscaping and interior design are beyond 5 star. The room and bed is spacious and super comfortable. The delicious buffet breakfast has a huge variety of choices, including western and local Yunnan. The service desk staff are polite and helpful. However, it... More 

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ICLijiang A, Manager at InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your stay with us at InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort. We are pleased to know that your appreciated the design, staff service and breakfast of our hotel. The hotel’s architecture and interiors strongly reflect influence from the local Naxi and Dongba Cultures with contemporary design touches integrated into the public areas. The whole day's mood... More 

Brussels
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64 reviews
58 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing resort! Love the design blending traditional architecture and modern comfort! International 5 star standard in the old town! (other lux resorts are outside and needs to commute...) Great breakfast and stunning view on the jade dragon mountain!

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ICLijiang A, Manager at InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your stay in InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town and your exciting comments. It is our pleasure that you appreciated the good location and design of our hotel. It is the only international five star village resort hotel in Lijiang Ancient Town World Cultural Heritage Site. The hotel’s architecture and interiors strongly reflect influence from the local... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is located right by one of the gates of Lijiang old town, where we had our afternoon walks and nights strolls. Lijiang old town, despite having its commercial taste, is incredibly and overwhelmingly beautiful. The architecture, facade, interior, and layout of the hotel buildings blended perfectly with the thousand-year old ancient town but with desirable touch of contemporary... More 

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ICLijiang A, Manager at InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for taking time to share your feedback regarding your recent stay with us at InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town. Our hotel situated inside the Ancient Town with direct vehicle access to and from the main street, the hotel’s architecture and interiors strongly reflect influence from the local Naxi and Dongba Cultures with contemporary design touches integrated into... More 

Shanghai, China
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

A truly fabulous hotel located right next door to LiJiang's Old Town (in fact there is a direct North Gate entrance at the back of the resort). We were very pleased with the incredibly efficient front desk teams at both hotels and want to call out the gracious, attentive service from Tulip in the restaurant who was especially kind to... More 

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ICLijiang A, Manager at InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your recent stay with us at InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort. The hotel’s architecture and interiors strongly reflect influence from the local Naxi and Dongba Cultures with contemporary design touches integrated into the public areas. We are very glad to know that our operation staff and service... More 

Mornington, Australia
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53 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

This is a well equipped resort hotel with rooms located away from the main building so you will need to use the umbrellas they supply if it is raining. All the staff try hard to please but communication can be difficult with many not strong in English and that should be expected. One exception is Sophie in the restaurant who... More 

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ICLijiang A, Manager at InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your recent stay with us at InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort. We are very glad to know that Sophia helped in making your visit enjoyable, we would like to share your praise with hotel management team and Sophia herself. Your comments about our staff lack of English... More 

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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

Stayed in this amazing hotel for three nights in April. I wish I could just stay here and never leave!! I had the ground floor room which was simply luxurious. Couldn't have asked for more. There's a short cut to the ancient city from the back of the hotel, which is very convenient ... with lots of shopping, restaurants and... More 

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ICLijiang A, Manager at InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your recent stay with us at InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort. Our hotel is strategically located in Lijiang Ancient Town World Culture Heritage Site, which is easily accessible by scenic spots. Your encouraging review will help us constantly improve our quality even further as we hope to... More 

Hallettsville, Texas
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36 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

This is an incredible hotel; it is beautiful to look at, is well located next to the old town and it just oozes STYLE. It is very Chinese and perhaps Naxi (local tribe) in particular. The design, detailing and materials are all first class. The layout is based on a central reception and restaurants and the rooms are in Pavillions... More 

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ICLijiang A, Manager at InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort, responded to this review

Dear guest: Thank you for staying with InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort and taking the time to share your valuable feedback with us. We were pleased to note that you appreciated the hotel environment of our hotel. The hotel's architecture and interiors strongly reflect influences from the local Naxi and Dongba Cultures with contemporary design touches integrated into the public... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

Very friendly service. Great location. Would love to stay here again when in Lijiang. Good choice for breakfast. Had dinner at Basil Restaurant and was happy with the food. The whole place is just so picture perfect!

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RebeccaW87217, Manager at InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest: Thank you for choosing to stay at the InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort, we are very appreciated your helpful feedback for your sharing stay experience. We are very glad to know that our staff and service helped in making your visit enjoyable. Meanwhile, you are enjoying foods from our Basil Restaurant. Once again, thank you for your helpful... More 

Hong Kong, China
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016

We were on a Kunming, Dali, Lijiang holiday and the Intercon Lijiang was by far the best hotel not only compared with similar class hotels in the other 2 cities during this trip but compared with similar hotels in many other cities in China where I have visited both for business and pleasure. The first thing you notice are the... More 

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RebeccaW87217, Manager at InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest , Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your recent stay with us at InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort .We are very glad to know that our staff and service helped in making your visit enjoyable. Meanwhile, we take our guest comments very seriously regarding the language training.Thank you again for your feedback and... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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In your room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set amidst a sprawling 51,000 square meters of lush greenery, InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort is strategically located in World Cultural Heritage-listed Lijiang, Yunnan Province. It is the only international five star village resort hotel in Lijiang Ancient Town World Cultural Heritage Site. ... more   less 

Additional Information about InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort

Address: No.276 Xianghe Road, Old Town District, Lijiang 674100, China
Location: China > Yunnan > Lijiang
Price Range: $193 - $293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — InterContinental Lijiang Ancient Town Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 270
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