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    The Linden Centre

    No.5 Chengbei Village, Xizhou Town, Dali 671004, China
    011 86 872 245 2988
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    “rice fields” (35 reviews)
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    Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

    We lived in China back in 2010 and have traveled to many cities & sites throughout the country-- our time and experience in Dali at the Linden Center is by far the best yet! First, the people. This is where it all starts & ends...More

    Thank Sid K
    Response from Jeanee L, Owner at The Linden CentreResponded 23 July 2017

    You and your family make all our efforts worthwhile. To receive glowing comments from someone so well-traveled and successful is truly humbling. You are able to look beyond the occasional hardware limitation due to our national heritage status and see the beauty in the authenticity...More

    Reviewed 16 July 2017

    We spent a week in June at the Linden Center. Its location, the rooms and food, the amazing staff--everything was perfect. Rather than visitors to Dali, we felt that we were residents, able to immerse deeper into the landscape and the culture each day. Wandering...More

    Thank Brooke W
    Response from Jeanee L, Owner at The Linden CentreResponded 21 July 2017

    Travelers in search of the types of experiences you describe have very few options in China. This is why we established the Centre ten years ago and have foregone aggressive expansion in the name of refining our model and working with leading international experts to...More

    Reviewed 27 June 2017

    The Linden Centre is a Bai style courtyard home in Xizhou (a village in South West China's Yunnan Province, In the foothills of the Himalayas). It’s a nationally protected heritage site and is near to Dali old town and Erhai Lake. It’s been thoughtfully restored...More

    Thank Gillian G
    Response from Jeanee L, Owner at The Linden CentreResponded 21 July 2017

    Thank you for your kind words. It is morning here and, yes, I am up serving coffee to our full house. Chinese guests find it amusing to see the boss moving from table to table, filling their coffee and tea cups, removing their plates. My...More

    Reviewed 14 June 2017

    We stayed at Linden Center during May holiday – one of the busiest holiday weekends in China – and had the most amazing experience. While this is peak travel season in China, the Linden Center and XiZhou in general provided a quiet oasis without hordes...More

    Thank Fortunecookie127
    Response from Jeanee L, Owner at The Linden CentreResponded 21 July 2017

    Finding quiet respites in China is difficult, especially during the holidays. Many Chinese travelers seem to be attracted by 'renao'- excitement, rather than stillness and placidity. Foreign guests often question why China's so-called ancient towns are filled with bars and shops that are pulled from...More

    Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

    The Linden Centre is an old lodge with typical Bai architecture, which was renovated with all the modern comforts. It is located in Xizhou, an ancient Bai village located near Dali old town, in Yunnan province in south-west China. They also prepare delicious meals. China...More

    Thank CHARLES D
    Response from Jeanee L, Owner at The Linden CentreResponded 21 July 2017

    We just sent off a group of travelers who altered their plans because they wanted to participate in our Torch Festival activities and celebrations. They created their own torches alongside our team, adding paper decorations, pine branches and fruits, and marched with us to our...More

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    About
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    Amenities
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    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$128 - US$192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Dali
    • #6 Best Value Hotel in Dali
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    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    Response from possuminpandaland | Reviewed this property |
    No # San Diego. Candy from Linden Centre (XiZhou) has responded; " The WuXi project ceased, with Jeanee + Brian developing two additional sites in XiZhou. BaoChengFu (their 3rd site, opening Jan 2015). Expanding a diverse... More
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    "Each room is unique, but all are beautiful and comfortable"
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    "We asked for a quieter room and got one."
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    "Old charm - enjoy the quiet time an beautiful scene at the back yard"
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    "No elevator for upper level rooms, but staff will move your luggage upstairs."
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