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The Linden Centre

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Morgan Hill, California
Reviewed 30 June 2012

Amazing how perceptions can limit one's experience.... before arriving, I imagined China would be overcrowded cities, and ghost villages in countrysides being deserted by the young. In Yunnan Province, Dali is a living, vibrant jewel of multi-ethnicity, beautiful natural landscapes painted by God, and managed by humans producing sustenance in the same way for thousands of years. Visiting Dali is...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 26 June 2012

We had a wonderful stay at the Linden Centre. We were made to feel at home right from the begining.The staff were warm , helpful and informative.The rooms were very nice.. the best showers all holiday! We had a great morning being shown around the village by our lovely hotel personnel , Ruby.And a fun night in the old town...

Thank Sharleen M
Reviewed 24 June 2012

The Linden Centre is located in the village Xizhou near Dali. Don't make the mistake not to book this hotel just because you think Dali might be too far away. 1) Simply take a taxi, it's cheap. 2) We stayed 2 nights in Dali and went to Xizhou because we were told it is a still authentic old village -...

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Reviewed 23 June 2012

Had need for one night stay in Dali and initially booked on a ctrip and othe Chinese travel sites recommendations the Regency in Dali itself. However, decided i dis not want the Chinese 4* big hotel even if in the center, so stumbled on the Linden Center and it was a good call. Sylish, well run, good service, village location...

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Shanghai, China
Reviewed 13 June 2012

Brian and Jeanie Linden have done an excellent job in creating a real oasis and beautiful home in the small village of Xizhou. However, rather than build a luxury property in the countryside, they did this the hard way by restoring an existing old courtyard home back to it's original splendor. This is for the traveller who wants to learn...

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Brookline, Massachusetts
Reviewed 11 June 2012

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 9 June 2012

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New York City
Reviewed 4 June 2012

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“We asked for a quieter room and got one.”
caroler483, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Old charm - enjoy the quiet time an beautiful scene at the back yard”
KatieG232, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“No elevator for upper level rooms, but staff will move your luggage upstairs.”
1272skidoo, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Take a room on the first floor at the end of a row ( quiet )”
550jelleh, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Each room is unique and beautifully appointed in a different style that is culturally authentic.”
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choytate, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
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