Dali has a wealth of luxury accommodation options for visitors who want that little extra.
The world’s most famous hotel chain arrived in Dali in early 2016. This enormous structure sits in the foothills of CangShan mountain approximately 5km away from Dali Old Town, offering incredible views of ErHai lake and the surrounding villages. Click to read the reviews
Situated in Xizhou village 20km from Dali old town. This ancient property with a unique and interesting history has been transformed into a hotel and cultural centre and is firm favourite with visitors looking for a relaxing spot close to Er Hai lake.
A 15 minute walk from the old town, one of Dali’s most popular hotels sits at the top of a street lined with karaoke bars and is in the centre of the action for anyone who visits to witness the madness of the annual SanYueJie (Third Moon) festival.
This new hotel ideally situated within the walls of the old town is full of luxurious touches, from enormous baths to elegant lavender hedges in the courtyard. Within walking distance to all of the attractions inside Dali old town.
Tucked away down an alley close to the Eastern Gate of the old town, this cosy hotel has a lovely rooftop terrace with spectacular views of CangShan Mountain and ErHai lake.
Perfect for a touch of Zen on the edge of ErHai lake, and only 3km from the old town. This wonderfully decorated hotel is the perfect place to catch a stunning sunrise over the lake.
This well-appointed hotel has a wonderful secluded sun terrace with a modern vibe complementing the modern comforts of its rooms, and a perfect location inside the western edge of the old town.
Owned by a Tibetan native named Jim, a popular character around town; this hotel specializes in creating a warm, family feel for its guests. There is a reason why this place sees many return visitors.
With a perfect location inside the old town near the top of the artistic and ever popular Renmin road, with well-furnished rooms and an outstanding restaurant, the Gurong hotel is perfect for visitors who want to be in the heart of the action.
Modern spacious rooms inside an old Bai ethnic property. The stunning architecture is matched only by its ideal location inside the old town, close to Yu Er park and the busy shopping street of Fuxing Lu.
A stunning hotel in a stunning location on the eastern side of the lake in the ever popular village of Shuang Lang, where you will find unparallelled views of the CangShan mountain range.
Situated in the beautiful water-side village of Shuang Lang, the Shard Homeland is the perfect place to relax and get away from it all. Sitting right on the edge of ErHai lake and with enough touches of Zen to take the stress out of the most hectic of lifestyles.