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SleepyFish Lodge Reviews

Yu Er Lu (extension), Dali, China

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221 Total Reviews
  • 90%Value For Money
  • 90%Security
  • 90%Location
  • 90%Staff
  • 85%Atmosphere
  • 95%Cleanliness
  • 90%Facilities

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Very nice staff, with excellent english language (the owners are british and do their best to give western travelers a feeling of being home) and located in a quiet area of Dali. Has a stove in the common area and a bed heating in the rooms, so no need to wear a jacket indoors as everywhere else in China. It was the best hostel during our stay in China!


I booked this hostel for two nights. Overall the stay wasn't anything special. The staff spoke good English, the beds are fine and it was easy for me to get a good night's sleep, but there were several problems. The shower's cold water handle was broken so it only had scalding hot water. They took an hour to make my breakfast because only one person was making the food. Also, the hostel was extremely quiet and no one used the commons. It's an ok place to stay for a few nights, but not great.

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