The Lily Pad Inn (Dali, China), Dali

335 Reviews
How to book...

The Lily Pad Inn (Dali, China) is listed at the following booking sites:


It is the only way to book The Lily Pad Inn (Dali, China)

So get the best deal, save money and travel longer.

How is The Lily Pad Inn (Dali, China) rated?

The Lily Pad Inn (Dali, China) Reviews

Location and Contact


• Getting To The Lily Pad:
• We are located about OUTSIDE the West Gate,about 500 metres along the MAIN ROAD.
• ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
• From Xiaguan
• 1. From Train Station :
• Catch the' Train Station to ChongSheng Three Pagodas'. blue bus outside the train station (“崇圣寺三塔---火车站”8:00am--19:00pm) , The fare around 1.5--2RMB.
• Get off at the 'Red Dragon Well Gate' (红龙井). Facing the mountain cross the highway and walk 80m along the highway in the same direction as the bus. Turn left up the small street. Walk 100 meters up.
• 2. From Xiaguan Bus Station:
• (A) From“Xiao Hua Yuan” Bus Station on Xing Sheng Lu ( 兴盛路小花园客运站).
• Catch the Mini bus outside the bus station called “XiaGuan to Dali (下关--大理) (7:00am---22:00 Pm)” . The fare around 3RMB. Get off at the “Red Dragon Well Gate (红龙井).See Above.
• (B) From Express bus station.
• Please walk North 10 minute along the highway to go to “Xiao Hua Yuan” Bus Station on Xing Sheng Lu .See Above.
• 3. If you come by taxi from Xiaguan, The fare around 50--60RMB. Please let driver phone us before you get in the taxi.
• ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
• From LiJiang
• Please Tell the bus driver to get off near the East Gate of Dali Old Town. otherwise the bus will take you to XiaGuan (Dali New City).
• It is more than 1800m to here. By taxi for about 10--15RMB to TheLilyPad.
• Please let driver give to us call before you get in the car.
• ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
• Direction for taxi driver in Chinese:
• 大理百合国际青年旅舍 (TheLilyPadInn)
• (1)云南大理古城西门(苍山门),南行600米。
• (2) 云南大理古城214国道武庙会后门(停车场)对面,路西.
• Google Earth
• Latitude: 25 41'33.252'N
• Latitude: N 25.69257000
• Longitude: 100 9'20.646'E
• Longitude: E100.15573500
• Elevation: 2032.193870

• ******************************************************************************************************
• 'A peaceful place to rest and refresh'
• The Lily Pad inn is conveniently located and just a short 5-minute walk from the center of Dali town.
• The inn consists of two neighboring buildings garnished with nice gardens which are typical of the local bai-minority style. The rooms are clean and comfortably furnished and available for rent by the month, week or day.
• We have two styles of rooms: modern and the other is the traditional bai minority style which means it is decorated to offer 'a peaceful place to rest and refresh'. The guest rooms are spacious and clean with comfortable handcrafted furniture and decorated with antiques. Large windows look out over the mountains offering scenic views of Erhai Lake, Dali's #3 Pagoda and Cang Mountain.
• Our guests stay connected with Wi-Fi and unlimited access to our complimentary high speed Internet connection.
• We use mountain spring water everyday and you may start the day with healthy and refreshing fresh cow milk.
• Regardless of your preference to travel solo or join one of the several travel groups our friendly and knowledge staff are always on hand to offer advice.
• Our family style group meals is an excellent way to join in on the everyday festivities, narrate your travel tales and share and seek advice.
• We wish your stay be pleasant and memorable.
• Directions to The Lily Pad Guesthouse (Dali):
• We are located about 600 meters on the MAIN ROAD south of the OUT SIDE West Gate.
• *******************************************************************
• The LilyPadInn Guesthouse
• 大理百合国际青年旅舍
• address for driver :
• 给司机:
• 大理古城214国道武庙会后门口对面.路西。
• How come here from train station by Chinese :
• A 从火车站
• 您好,您出火车站,
• 1、在火车站乘坐蓝色公交“三塔寺---火车站”专线,到古城“人民路”下车。
• 2、或者在火车站乘坐8路到小花园客运站门口下车;在客运站门外转乘坐“下关--大理”迷你小巴士,到“红龙井”下车。面对山过马路右手走1分钟的路口,看见“Lilypad/百合青旅 ”招牌,直上坡走1分钟即到木雕大门口。
• 3、或者乘坐8路车到终点站“60医院”下车。下车后,转乘2路车到“红龙井”下车。面对山,沿马路向右手(北)走1分钟,可见“百合青旅”招牌。
• B从汽车站
• 您好,您出了汽车站,询问并走10分钟到小花园客运站,在客运站门口乘坐“下关--大理”迷你小巴士,到“红龙井”下车。面对山过马路右手走1分钟的路口,看见“Lilypad/百合青旅 ”招牌,直上坡走1分钟即到木雕大门口。



Address: West Gate Village, Dali Old Town, Dali, Yunnan Province, China

The Lily Pad Inn (Dali, China) is listed on the following booking sites:

Hostelworld Not listed at Not listed at HostelsClub


Website The Lily Pad Inn (Dali, China) Dali
Phone Number: 86-13988569807 +86 0872 2677807
To add or correct information for this listing, please use the Listing Correction Form.

Facilities and Amenities

Digital Nomads

Party Hostel

Solo Traveller



Wi-Fi in Lobby/Commons

Airport Pickup

Lockers in Lobby

Luggage Storage


24 Hour Security

BBQ Grill


Concierge/Info Desk

Credit Card Payments

Currency Exchange


Hair Dryers

Hot Showers



Lounge Area

Meeting/Banquet facilities

Pool Table


Reception Hours: 24 Hours


Rate The Lily Pad Inn (Dali, China)

Have you stayed at this accommodation? Help your Hostelz Community by leaving a detailed review.

Create your free account to keep track of your hostel portfolio.

Did not find the hostel you are looking for?

See all 4 hostels in Dali
Unlock your Hostel Account to Freedom!

Unlock your Hostel Account to Freedom!

Sign up with and get access to exclusive hostel content and much more.

Do you already have an account? Login
Home Wishlists