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    Dali Five Elements Hostel

    No.69 Dazhifang Village, West Gate of Dali Ancient Town, Dali 671000, China
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    05/11/2017 06/11/2017
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    Traveller (95)
    Room & Suite (19)
    Dining (10)
    • Excellent71%
    • Very good23%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “dumplings” (12 reviews)
    “old town” (36 reviews)
    “rental bikes” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    5 Nov6 Nov
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 155 reviews

    Reviewed 7 November 2016

    We stayed two nights in a double room that was nice, clean and cozy. The location of the hostel is good, just outside of the old city walls. The staff were nice, but didn't know much English. More problematic than that - was the fact...More

    Thank Gil S
    Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

    We spent over a week during the Chinese national holiday. We stayed in a standard double - the room was clean and modern and housekeeping staff cleaned it each day providing new towels etc. The hostel was fairly busy while we stayed however there was...More

    Thank Helen3014
    Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

    The hostel was much to noisy at night. We had a room that was totaly not as on the pics of the bookingsites. Everything was old/broken and we had to sleep on a matras on the ground. A no-go for us. To bad... The review...More

    Thank Michel S
    Reviewed 26 August 2016

    We stayed for 2 weeks and absolutely loved every day at Five Elements in Dali. It is a quiet hostel with an eclectic common area (with billiards, a bar, etc.), a quaint garden courtyard, and an upstairs yoga room. The rooms are large and comfy....More

    Thank Amy D
    Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

    I was visiting Dali in summer and really enjoyed my stay at the hostel. I was staying in a mixed dorm. Its location is next to the old town and close to the Pagodas. Bus stop is a few meters away. The staff is very...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Hot Tub
    • Price range
    • US$11 - US$23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 26
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    • Yunnan >
    • Dali
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    Traveller (95)
    Room & Suite (19)
    Dining (10)
    Hotel & Grounds (125)
    Bathroom (2)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
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    "Try to get, rooms at the backyard, more quiet"
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    "If you want to save money and don't mind sharing a room then stay in one of the dorms."
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    "ask lynn and check in after noon."
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    "some rooms are especially nice, try to ask advise from lynn!"
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