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Sam's Hotel

Traveller (25)
Room & Suite (10)
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
  • 3 May 2015
    “I don't know how this hotel ever got a Tripadvisor award?”
  • 22 Jul 2013
    “Nice B&B”
Yuxiu Road, No.2 Yuyuan Street, Dali 671000 China See on map
Name/address in local language
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Fitness centre
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Reviewed 3 May 2015

I had booked in advance and when I arrived was told they only had me booked for one night and they were full. Breakfast is eggs, eggs and more eggs and other guests asked for toast but no one had baked bread -this was a...More

Date of stay: February 2015
Thank Tednmae
Reviewed 22 July 2013

We only stayed at Sam's one night, but we really liked the place. Very welcoming staff, who ensured that we had plenty of bottled water in the room. Nice, basic rooms with traditional furniture. The location is just a short walk to the walled city,...More

Date of stay: June 2013
Thank Scott K
Reviewed 22 July 2013

great place well located, quite, very clean, cozy great the owner a former tour leader for foreign travel agency speaks fluently English and his knowledge of the local and Chinese culture is impressive; Sam's hotel a home far away from home.

Date of stay: July 2013
Thank Beringer j
Reviewed 21 July 2013

Excellent rating because the value is just that - excellent. Clean place. Great location (location is everything!). Very relaxing. Sam is so much knowledge about Dali's history and the places to see there. He and the staff there were very friendly and most helpful. I...More

Date of stay: June 2013
Thank taiguoren
Reviewed 9 May 2012

Sam communicates clearly by email, and was able to arrange for a driver to pick us up at the train. The hotel was not crowded at all, which was a surprise, since our room was very clean, and quiet and the hotel had a deck...More

Date of stay: April 2012
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The outside of our hotel at the foot of the Cangshen Mountain. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Number of rooms
Price range
US$17 - US$29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
China > Yunnan > Dali
Number of rooms
Price range
US$17 - US$29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
China > Yunnan > Dali
Traveller (25)
Room & Suite (10)
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"Find a better hotel before your trip to this area and pre-book tours"
3 May 2015
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"Did not see enough rooms to know. Some are right next to parking area, so I would prefer upstairs if you..."
8 May 2012
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"Rooms on higher floors are quieter."
27 Jul 2011
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