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Jim's Tibetan Hotel

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Kathmandu, null, Nepal
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

During our 3 weeks tour of yunan we had the best time in Dali and thanks to Jim. We felt soo comfortable that we ended up extended our stay twice. The hotel is quite yet near from the old town, clean and spacious rooms with a small but beautiful garden and ohhh,, the view point at the terrace with the...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We Stayed here for one night to explore dali a bit. A big room with separate bath and sleeping room was impressive. Bathroom ok. Breakfast is 40 yuan with choice of egg +toast, pancake, coffee/tea, juice. Unlimited refill if necessary😉. Location outside old city walls, but very close.

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Robina, Australia
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We had a 2 BR suite which was lovely, and the garden and decor we really enjoyed. But talking with Jim and other guests either over breakfast or after dinner is why you stay is delightful. I said in anothervreview that Jim is an oasis in a desert of English speakers. Breakfasts are now excellent, and I think the girl...

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Tel Aviv
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Jim's Tibetan Hotel is like a mix between the best guest house you remember from backpacking when you were young and a confusing hotel you need as to get older. Perfect location, large rooms, tibetan vibe, serviceable bathrooms, and good talks with the owner late at night. We 50 yr old loved it, and our grown kids also. Be nice...

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Malvern, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Stayed two nights at Jim's in July, 2016. The hotel has an excellent location on a quiet side street just off of the Southwest corner of Dali Old Town. Enjoyed the breakfast, especially the coffee and the apple-banana pancake. Overall, the service was friendly. The hotel provides a very reasonably-priced laundry service, as long as you don't mind a few...

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Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

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Beverwijk, The Netherlands
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2015

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Gouda, The Netherlands
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Santa Fe
Reviewed 10 September 2015

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Jim’s Tibetan Hotel is is a small boutique hotel built in colourful traditional Bai and Tibetan style.We have 16 rooms with private bathrooms:singles, doubles, triples and 4 bed rooms. The 3 and 4-bed rooms are very suitable for families travelling with children. All beds are all soft and comfortable which is a great plus.We warmly welcome you to stay with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Jim's Tibetan Hotel

Address: No.4 Yuyuan Alley, Lvyu Community, Dali, China
Region: China > Yunnan > Dali
Price Range: £35 - £49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Jim's Tibetan Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Hotel Jims Tibetan
Jims Tibetan Dali
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Dali
#3 Romantic Hotel in Dali
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“Examine the bathroom carefully before you agree to take the room.”
 of 5 bubbles paulsN5729ES, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are great!”
 of 5 bubbles Nural, 10 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Just don't stay here it's not worth the money.”
 of 5 bubbles Tednmae, 11 May 2015 | Read review
“We were offered a high room for the view. But there is no view, so I guess 2nd floor is ok. Be aware of the musqitos. Keep windows closed. Transport organized by Jim is convenient and very reliable.”
 of 5 bubbles freq_travelling, 10 May 2015 | Read review
“Due to the altitude, stay away from rooms on the top floors. Jim moved us down to the first floor which was a life saver.”
 of 5 bubbles jarjar8271, 10 Sep 2014 | Read review
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