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SleepyFish Lodge

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Beijing, China
Reviewed 28 January 2014

Great place in Dali. The staff is so helpful and offered help before we could ask. The owner even hung out with us for an hour and chatted. Cozy common area. I would definitely stay here again. However, I wouldn't go necessarily during winter as the only heating is a pad on the beds and a wood burning stove in...

Thank VaguelyVagrant
Reviewed 22 November 2013

Sleepy Fish Lodge is a clean & well-kept guesthouse with helpful & good staff who provide invaluable services to travellers. Its has a lovely garden with a beautiful fish pond & 2 friendly dogs. The rooms are well-decorated & cosy. There is a woooden bench along the 2nd floor of the guesthouse, facing beautiful mountain tops, for guests to relax...

Thank Tan J
Dali, China
Reviewed 4 November 2013

Sleepy Fish periodically has a wood-fired oven pizza night - fast & friendly service and delicious pizza. I enjoy that they have "real" pizza flavors and not weird combos. We all had such an enjoyable evening - like hanging out at a friend's house (with a super large courtyard/yard). Very family friendly. Will definitely visit again.

Thank Shuxi H
Pagosa Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 26 October 2013

Awesome Pizza, went on a special Saturday night where they baked them in a large stone oven outside. All the choices were fantastic - we had 3 of the 8(or10) choices. Excellent family atmosphere. Kids loved it AND loved the friendly golden retrievers. THANKS Max & Tracy!

Thank Gordon G
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 5 October 2013

We stayed in a triple room and had a good amount of space. The beds were comfortable and nicely decorated, and we had a balcony. Food is decent and the outdoor areas are great for relaxing. The location is good, just outside the East Gate. At night it is quiet and peaceful. There are two dogs living on the property,...

Thank Stephanie F
Shanghai, China
Reviewed 3 October 2013

The garden is lovely with friendly dogs, chinchillas, and birds. The kids loved especially playing with the dogs. The room was small but had a nice deck. No screens on the windows which lets in tons of mosquitoes. The food was great, but they charge for everything from water to the paper map.

Thank Meli T
Amarillo, Texas
Reviewed 12 September 2013

The Sleepy Fish in Dali is our favorite place to stay when we go to Dali. Beautiful surroundings, clean and comfortable rooms, friendly staff and two adorable Golden Retrievers make this the perfect getaway for our family.

Thank MaryStrickland
hong kong
Reviewed 21 August 2013

Have stayed in the lodge for 1 night in Dali, a place which I haven't expected too much in my Kunming-Lijiang-Shangrila trip in June. The whole 8 day trip in Yunnan has excellent weather except the night and day we stayed in Dali. Lucky that we stayed in Sleepy Lodge which gave us a wonderful place for a rest. The...

Thank helen_mama
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 August 2013

we stayed in three different hostels/guesthouse in dali old town, for here, it's not the perfect location since you have to walk about 10-15 mins to the centre of the old town, anyway, that doesn't bother us, since in dali, it's more about relaxing and comfort, so, sleepyfish is well hidden in a private garden, with cute dogs, fascinating yard,...

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 17 June 2013

Set back a bit from the centre of the Old City, the Sleepy Fish Lodge is conveniently located, though I hesitate to use the word 'retreat' to describe it, as the landscape in Dali itself offers so many exciting, energy-exerting activities (rock climbing, kayaking, hiking, cycling). However, the staff here, both Western and local, are amiable hosts, with a keen...

Thank Kim C

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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: ₹ 1,099 - ₹ 3,555 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“The mountain view from the 3rd floor is amazing!”
68eggs, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go visit their sister cafe - best dumplings!”
AdventurJunkie, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you have young kids that nap ask for rm 4, you can keep the curtains open while you enjoy a cool beer under their covered/shaded patio.”
976insungc, 4 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Top floors get a view of the mountains”
JWinkle, 15 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Walking to the town center 5 minutes away”
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334barryh, 7 Aug 2015 | Read review
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