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SleepyFish Lodge

Guesthouse | Yu Er Lu (Near East Gate), Dali, China 671003

93.8% Overall Rating

70 out of 72 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (25/07/2014)

"They have Dr. Pepper and fresh baked cookies. You don't have to pay for towels. Cozy beds. Very clean. The staff is soo nice! They have a nice little cafe. It's right by all the happenings in old town Dali, but it…"

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  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines
  • Wheelchair accessible

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 16.24
  • Breakfast USD 3.25

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 14:00
Latest Check-out: 12:00

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SleepyFish Lodge is a fabulous guesthouse located near the new East Gate of Dali Ancient City. SleepyFish opened in July 2009 and has modern facilities, but also keeps a traditional Bai flavor. If you are looking for a friendly atmosphere, Western & English speaking staff, clean rooms, soft beds, peaceful surroundings and a fabulous garden, then this is the place for you! Read more

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Private Rooms Help! A private room is a room that is not shared with other people from the property – in other words, you book and pay for all the beds in the room. If you are traveling alone, for example, but want to book a double room, you must pay for two people in order to book the whole room.

Executive Double Garden View (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Deluxe Double Garden View (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Deluxe Twin Garden View (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Superior Family Room Garden View (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

Executive Twin Garden View (Private bathroom)

No meals or drinks included

About SleepyFish Lodge

- Foreign managed (English spoken)
- Garden & roof terrace
- Free wifi in rooms & computer in cafe
- Cafe open all day (western menu)
- Travel advice, tour & ticket bookings
- Standard charge airport transportation
- Clean rooms / en-suite bathrooms
- Soft beds
- Laundry service
- Wheelchair accessible
- Bicycles, e-bike & kayaks for rent
- Friendly Golden Retrievers

Accommodation Information

SleepyFish has 14 rooms available with several different arrangements, including triple and family rooms. Each room is tastefully decorated and furnished by local craftsman. All rooms (except the budget single/single-sex dorm) include an ensuite bathroom with 24hr hot water and a large balcony that overlooks the pond and courtyard. Each bed has an electric blanket for the winter and heated bathrooms. All ground floor rooms are wheelchair accessible.

Visit our cosy cafe which serves great Western food and a wide selection of drinks in a relaxing atmosphere. A computer with internet access and wi-fi are available.

Location Information

SleepyFish Lodge is located at the new East Gate of Dali Ancient City and only a 15min walk to the center of town. The number 8 bus from Xiaguan stops approx. 80 meters from SleepyFish.

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