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The Bruce Chalet

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best accommodations of our 3 weeks China trip! - Sara the manager is very helpfull and kind, and her English is good! - Beautiful garden, very quiet and nice to sit and relax - Rooms are good, large bathroom! - we did not mind at all that we were a bit further from lijiang old town, take...

Thank Joanne V
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You are a man of credit .Thank you very much .And next time you can choose the other hotel of mine in Lijiang old town .It's different style ,haha ...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A boutique like hotel. The rooms all surround a lovely courtyard full of greenery, ponds and running water. The rooms were very well done, considerably better than some "good" hotels we've stayed at. The place is very relaxing and generally a nice place to stay. The staff were super helpful. In an area where next to no-one speaks English, Sara,...

Thank Horms
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Thank you for the recognition of our chalet. You and your husband both are very nice people. And I will work hard to study English .When you come to Lijiang next time ,we will be better one .Welcome to our chalet again!

Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

The setup and surroundings was nice but the rooms have seen better days. The floors were dusty, carpets in the verandah needs changing. There was a hole in the wooden tub. Gutters of the roof were falling down. Overall, although the staff were helpful and nice, the place needs upgrading.

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Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

With only 10 minutes walk from Shuhe town the Bruce Chalet is a perfect basis for exploring Lijiang. The rooms are located around a little garden which makes the place feel like an oasis in busy Lijiang. The interior of the rooms is beautifully designed and they are very clean. Some simple dishes can be ordered for lunch or dinner...

1Thank Janka S
Sydney Australia
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 6 days in April/May & loved it, had the mountain view room. Watched sunrise & sunset over Jade Dragon Snow Mountain. Magic.The gardens are homely & lovely, especially with the streams that help preserve the timber chalet, a delight in spring. We ate cheap simple breakfast & dinners prepared Linda the English speaking manager, so much easier...

1Thank BronwynC
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

As many has reviewed before me, this place is more of a guesthouse rather than a hotel. For me the place is wonderful tucked away from the busy streets of lijiang and shuhe old town. The rooms were comfortable and hot shower functions perfectly. The garden was lush and peaceful and it was truly blissful to just sit there and...

Thank wing seng C
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Not so much a hotel, more of a guesthouse, the Bruce Chalet does make for a quiet retreat away from the crazy crowds of Lijiang (and the merely busy Shuhe). It took our driver several attempts before he found - and he's been there before! However, it is only a 10minute walk into Shuhe - with its shops, bars and...

1Thank AlKronos
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

We spent 6 nights with Linda and her support crew at the Bruce Chalet and enjoyed it very much. She was extremely helpful, assisting us make arrangements to see Shuhe, Baisha, Lijiang and other sites nearby. We stayed in one of the mountain view large rooms which gave a great view of Snow Mountain each day over the lovely garden...

Thank DavidWKimber
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 13 April 2016

After long ride from Tiger Leaping Gorge trip finally, we have arrive Shuhe Ancient Town, Lijiang with full excitement. Our driver Azoh from Timeless Inn Shangri-La help us to locate where exactly is The Bruce Chalet. The excitement faded as realize this place is not easy to find and we have to suck our thumb! We were greeted by 2...

Thank TuahIdzwan
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

A great place to stay in Lijiang. It has a lovely courtyard with lots of plants, some cherry blossom trees and cobbled paths. They also have 3 really adorable dogs which love to follow you around but are extremely harmless. Rooms are adequate with the necessary amenities and a great electric heated matteress for the cold winter. They provide hot...

Thank Charlene C

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Bruce Chalet would be a great place for you who are already exhausted in trying to survive the throat cutting metropolitan life and looking for ways to recharge your batteries. The Chalet located in the Shuhe village underneath the Jade Dragon Mountain in Lijiang, Yunnan, China, the Chalet features picturesque scenery, genial sunlight, a large garden and great hospitality. The Bruce Chalet is built based on Naxi style structure combining with modern facilities. In total of 13 comfort rooms, including luxurious suites and Snow Mountain View rooms, all rooms with private bathroom, hairdryer, WIFI… ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bruce Chalet

Address: Ronghua Village, Shuhe Town, Lijiang 674100, China
Region: China > Yunnan > Lijiang
Price Range: $39 - $60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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#2 Family Hotel in Lijiang
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“Go for snow mountain view (the corner room). Go for rooms on 2nd floor”
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  • mountain view on clear day
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  • the little garden
EvonneSim, 14 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Small balconies available in 2 rooms. Families with babies may prefer the warmer season.”
paulmZ6035VF, 29 Dec 2014 | Read review
“I requested the room with King-Size bed, balcony and view of the mountain. It was a breathtaking view, and I enjoyed several lovely naps in the sun on the balcony :) Bonus was the wood-spa tub.”
815laurenk, 26 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Any room is fine, the bathrooms are neat and tidy.... And safe.”
Mattoldsalt, 18 Nov 2014 | Read review
“upstairs rooms have a view of the mountain but are twice the price. for me worth it to be able to throw open curtains in the morning for that astonishing view.”
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shagua, 9 Nov 2014 | Read review
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