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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 5 September 2015

small, quiet, full of charm. only 5 minutes walk to the old city center. very clean. the fish pond and the rustic furniture add to the charm. breakfast was western style, and was resonable. defently worth the money

Thank meirava1
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 8 August 2015

We had 2 nites here. I think you need it. It takes a bit of time to get to this place from the bus station. There is a number 8 bus you can get. Not sure on price. Taxi will cost about 65 CNY . But we got one of those small buses and pay only 40 CNY. So try...

Thank barry h
Beijing, China
Reviewed 1 August 2015

We had read a lot about that hotel, and chose it based on what turned out to be pure hype. We were disappointed. Nothing outstanding, nothing special, just a hotel like many others, and the staff is not even knowledgeable about busses going to other cities, like the bus to Shaxi. Had we listened to the staff, we would have...

1Thank Daniel G
Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 July 2015

The staff are great as they offer help with anything. Being in the middle of a Chinese old town you would think that the hotel will be dirty and nasty, however because it is western run it is a great place which is clean and friendly. I shall definitely be coming back as soon as possible

1Thank Toby L
Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

Love love love loved this! The people were amazing! Everyone had the best customer service! Breakfast was fantastic and the rooms were wonderful. Pizza night was a blast and one of the best atmospheric experiences I had in china

1Thank Paulomichael
Ramsgate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 June 2015

I have stayed here several time and never been disappointed. The beds are comfortable and the guesthouse very restful like walking into an oasis with the hustle and bustle of town seemingly far away! The food is always of a high quality (especially the chili cheese fries) and with the canine friends Milo and Ashi to keep you company it...

Thank penny d
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 19 May 2015

Everytime I pass through Dali, Sleepyfish is better. The garden is so lovely and the noiser that Dali Old Town gets, the more I like the location. Its a 15 minute walk from the main town area, but that makes for a quieter evening and morning. Also super convenient as it is next to the East Gate and their reception...

Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 30 October 2014

Our family had a marvelous and refreshing 7 day stay at Sleepyfish last week. The place is well designed, clean and peaceful. We appreciated no televisions in the rooms that might have disturbed the restful ambience of the lodge. Instead my 8 year old was able to enjoy videos (from a sizable collection) on tv in the comfortable lounge area,...

2Thank Shadowgoby
Paris, France
Reviewed 20 October 2014

We came there with a lot of friends for a few days, organized some 30pax pizza + chinese food evening and brunch and everything went very well. The staff is very friendly and helpful, the rooms are very clean. the whole place looks nice. I am going back there... for sure.

Thank Petri71
Concord, California
Reviewed 22 September 2014

My husband and I returned to the SleepyFish after thoroughly enjoying our stay there three years ago. The lodge has only continued to impress! With friendly and helpful staff, lovely rooms, a beautiful garden, and excellent food, it was tempting to remain on the SleepyFish grounds our entire stay in Dali! Our highlight, we have to say, was the outdoor...

2Thank Laura R

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sleepyfish is a fabulous lodge located on the East side of Dali Ancient City. We have modern facilities while still keeping a traditional Bai flavour. If you are looking for a friendly atmosphere, English speaking staff, clean rooms, soft beds, free wifi, quaint surroundings and a beautiful garden - this is the place for you! SleepyFish is foreign managed - English/Chinese speaking staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about SleepyFish Lodge

Address: Yu Er Road | just behind the Regent Hotel, Dali 671003, China
Region: China > Yunnan > Dali
Price Range: ₹ 2,146 - ₹ 4,226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“Top floors get a view of the mountains”
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“Walking to the town center 5 minutes away”
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