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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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    Overview
    • Excellent72%
    • Very good22%
    • Average4%
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    “dumplings” (12 reviews)
    “old town” (36 reviews)
    “rental bikes” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Available
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    281 reviews
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    Reviewed 22 June 2013 via mobile

    I stayed for three nights at this place, which is just great in many aspects. The staff is extremely friendly, helpful and patient, they help with everything from simple questions to organising trips and ongoing transport. They have a nice communal area with pool table,...More

    Thank thomas9990
    Response from FiveElementsDali, Manager at Dali Five Elements HostelResponded 23 June 2013

    Dear Thomas, thank you thousand times for spreading your word.

    Reviewed 12 June 2013

    I stayed here three nights, coming from Lijiang and leaving to Kunming. I would absolutely recommed this hostel. First, the staff were just great. Friendly, patient, helpful. They gave me a lot of practical tips, and helped me choose the best attractions in the area....More

    1  Thank yosef k
    Response from FiveElementsDali, Manager at Dali Five Elements HostelResponded 14 June 2013

    Hi Yosef, Thank you a lot for your recommendation and giving tips to other travellers.

    Reviewed 13 May 2013 via mobile

    Five elements is a charming hostel just outside the city walls of Dali. That is immediately the only negative point we have as you do need to walk 5-10 minutes to the city centre. However all other things were great. The staff was really kind,...More

    Thank ManonChiel
    Response from FiveElementsDali, Manager at Dali Five Elements HostelResponded 16 May 2013

    Thank you. Yeah, it does take few minutes to walk into the center of the old town. Thanks to that, we are away from the crowded. Still, thank you for your positive review. All the best.

    Reviewed 10 May 2013

    So although it is not IN the center of Dali, it is VERY accessible since Dali isn't very big. Everyone was amazing and helpful, the room was spotless, shower pressure good, bathroom huge... and the food was amazing too. A really great place to stay!

    1  Thank paul r
    Response from FiveElementsDali, Manager at Dali Five Elements HostelResponded 12 May 2013

    Thank you, Paul. And thank you for your review on Hostelworld.

    Reviewed 9 May 2013

    Really nice place to stay. Convenient location and very friendly staff. It's really peaceful by the hostel, so you're guaranteed a comfortable sleep at the end of a long day. Staff are helpful and have very good English. Some nice food too.

    Thank Louise M
    Response from FiveElementsDali, Manager at Dali Five Elements HostelResponded 12 May 2013

    Thank you! Wish you good trips all around.

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    • US$10 - US$22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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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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