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Lijiang, China
Reviewed 25 September 2012

I'm traveling in china, and already visited some areas before but never seen such a combination of a beautiful hotel, such a good experience with the staff and best location in Dali old town. let's start with the location: best! really! it is a 2 min walk to the main street in the old town center! everything is near by...

Thank Ludasha
Hallandale Beach, Florida
Reviewed 26 June 2012

Stayed here for one night on June 14, 2012, during a six day excursion to Yunnan Province for vacation, including Kunming, Dali, and Lijiang. The grounds of the hotel were magnificent. Had a suite of very large size with a spacious sitting area and a separate bedroom area with two very comfortable beds. The bathroom was very spacious. The beds...

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Monument, Colorado
Reviewed 12 May 2012

What a beautiful location and layout and we were there only one night. Right in the center of Dali Room was excellent - good bed, good bathroom, all the amenities. Cool night so no need for A/C and windows had screens! Internet worked well (for China) and then went off just after we posted. I called and they could not...

Thank vicbrasil
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 17 April 2012

We stayed here for 2 days in April for a family vacation (10 ppl). My first choice was Linden Centre, but that was full. I was a bit aprehensive about this choice at first, but was pleasantly surprised with what we got. 1) Location is great. Pop out for a foot massage or a drink to the old town if...

1Thank goku_001
Reviewed 28 February 2012

After a two hour scenic train ride into Dali, we were faced with taxi touts, mostly young women with fake driving licences. They had offered rides into Dali Old Town for merely RMB$15-20 when the norm was $40. We did not take the bite and chose a licensed taxi instead, offering the driver RMB$40. Since our driver did not know...

3Thank JChua
New York
Reviewed 17 January 2012

The Gurong Hotel is an elegant property with large rooms and many convneniences. A buffet breakfast is complimentary with the rooms. However, the staff has almost no English at all, and so it is impossible to garner much help in travel plans.

Thank NewYorkHildreth
Bethesda, Maryland
Reviewed 11 September 2011

My husband and I stayed at the Gurong (Old Banyan) Hotel for one night in early September. On the whole, it was a very pleasant place with a nice room, beautiful gardens, proximity to the ancient city and solicitous service. We would recommend it. Room: fairly spacious, king size bed with feather pillows, flat panel TV (did not check out...

1Thank BethesdaTraveler99
Emmen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 29 August 2010

I stayed here for 2 nights as part of Kunming>Dali>Lijiang>Shangri-la tour. This is an excellent hotel with spacy rooms, more ore less setup as "villa-park". There is two dayly flights from Kunming to Dali. I choose the late evening flight by Lucky air, where the expected arrival time at Hotel would be 24:00 Midnight. Well.....i was not so lucky with...

1Thank globetravelerNL

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Additional Information about Gurong Hotel

Address: No.59 Bo'ai Road, Gucheng, Dali 671000, China
Region: China > Yunnan > Dali
Price Range: RM412 - RM1,050 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Gurong Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 61
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Dali
#3 Luxury Hotel in Dali
#9 Best Value Hotel in Dali
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“Rooms are on 2 floors, most rooms sre quiet”
 of 5 bubbles 24chint, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Look at the room first”
 of 5 bubbles Dencal1945, 27 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view”
 of 5 bubbles rosemarytraveler, 3 Jun 2015 | Read review
“If you don't smoke ask for a non-smoking room. You may also want to ask for a room not on the ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles EmilyK921, 25 Sep 2013 | Read review
“My room was at the back of the site and was very peaceful. Others in the group said they had views of the mountains”
  • Lovely gardens around the rooms
  • The hallway (bridge) to my room
 of 5 bubbles DannyG749, 27 Apr 2013 | Read review
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