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The Linden Centre

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Oh my goodness! Yunnan province is beautiful and once you arrive in Dali you know why - the mountains, the huge lake, the eternal spring weather, AND the people! Xizhou is an amazing place and the Linden Centre is unique. The beautiful buildings bring you...More

Thank Elizabeth T
Response from Brian l, Owner at The Linden CentreResponded 17 April 2018

Yunnan IS beautiful. My wife and I are lifelong travelers and we hope to never leave. We encourage tourists to China to go beyond the typical routes: Beijing, Shanghai, Xian and Guilin. Those cities have served as tourism hubs for decades. They no longer capture...More

Reviewed 11 March 2018

Brian and Jeanee Linden have dedicated their lives and their hearts to the restoration and conversion of a number of Xizhou nationally protected historic sites into boutique hotels. In the process, they have established a new model of sustainable development tourism that honors and preserves...More

Thank Carol G
Response from Brian l, Owner at The Linden CentreResponded 13 March 2018

Thank you for spending eight special days with us. You have articulated our passions so well; I really don't know what else I can say. Future guests should carefully read your comments and decide if this is what they seek. If they want larger rooms,...More

Reviewed 9 March 2018

The hotel itself is a cultural and historical site, and Brian and his team help you have a deep understanding of the local history and Bai architecture. The morning tour and all other support are all excellent. The rooms are very very nice, clean and...More

Thank Qiuyan W
Response from Brian l, Owner at The Linden CentreResponded 13 March 2018

Hiking into the yak meadows above Xizhou is one of my favourite activities. The hike begins from a secluded ethnic village (90 minutes by SUV north of Xizhou). We follow horse caravan routes across the mountains and into large alpine meadows filled with yaks (and...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018

The Linden Centre feels less like a hotel, and more like a home. The property is the best of both worlds in that it highlights the charm of local traditional architecture (beautifully restored national heritage building) and the comfort of modern amenities. The staff are...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

I had a wonderful stay with my family. The Linden Center Hotel is settled in a really beautiful old house completely renewed by Brian. The room is luxurious, the dinner and the breakfast are delicious and staff is very nice. But what I appreciated the...More

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$114 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Dali
#17 Best Value Hotel in Dali
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$114 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Dali
#17 Best Value Hotel in Dali
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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13 November 2014|
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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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"Rooms at the first floor are very calm and top."
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"They are all excellent."
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"Upstairs 3rd courtyard room was fabulous"
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"Rooms are slightly better at Commons (but still nice at both), Centre has a gorgeous rooftop terrace"
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