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    The Linden Centre

    No.5 Chengbei Village, Xizhou Town, Dali 671004, China
    011 86 872 245 2988
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    6 Nov 7 Nov
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    “rice fields” (38 reviews)
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 14 May 2017

    When planning my visit to China I was determined to get beyond the populated cities of Beijing and Shanghai to get up close to the old world charm and history. The Linden Centre is a restored mansion that's located in the protected heritage village of...More

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    Response from Brian l, Owner at The Linden CentreResponded 17 May 2017

    Thank you for participating in our annual photography workshop. We promote theme programs like the photography workshop to offer visitors a more in-depth immersion into rural China. Daily activities are held in the community alongside our neighbours. Doug Beasley, who has mentored workshops at the...More

    Reviewed 11 May 2017

    This was an amazing experience for my wife and me - what the Lindens have accomplished (and are continuing to do) is incredible! They have found a way to end up on the right side of the fine line between actual cultural restoration & just...More

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    Response from Brian l, Owner at The Linden CentreResponded 17 May 2017

    Having been a long-term resident of China myself (off and on for 34 years), I believe that the Centre offers one of the most well-rounded introductions to Chinese rural life. This is not solely because of our historic structures, the acres of working farms surrounding...More

    Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

    We have most recently stayed in the Linden Centre for 2 nights. The Centre, that is most lovingly and exquisitely catered by Jeanee and Brian Linden, is a real treasure of chinese architecture, artefacts and history. To visit or, stay in the Linden Centre helps...More

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    Response from Brian l, Owner at The Linden CentreResponded 4 May 2017

    We like to say that our hotels are living museums. Nowhere else in China can you stay in nationally protected structures surrounded by centuries-old antiquities and artwork. Our hotels have been carefully curated by my wife and me, both of whom are experts on Asian...More

    Reviewed 28 April 2017

    We are a family of five who have been traveling now for over a year. Our three night stay at the Linden Centre in Dali was definitely a highlight of our trip in China. Such an authentic place and we enjoyed the ambience, food and...More

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    Response from Brian l, Owner at The Linden CentreResponded 29 April 2017

    What a story you all had to share with us! We are so honored to host adventurers like you- people who break from the norm to pursue their dreams. Your family represents the best of America- the best of the world, and in times like...More

    Reviewed 27 April 2017

    Stayed 2 nights during our tour of Yunnan. A wonderful place to relax after visiting Shanghai. Beautiful grounds and breathtaking view from bedroom window. I thought the breakfast was a bit limited but our evening meals made up for it. Easy to walk around the...More

    Thank Megan-Cheltenham
    Response from Brian l, Owner at The Linden CentreResponded 27 April 2017

    We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. I can promise future guests that our breakfast options will improve with the opening next month of our own bakery at the Commons. The bakery will be open to the public daily and...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$124 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Dali
    • #6 Best Value Hotel in Dali
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Dali
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    Response from possuminpandaland | Reviewed this property |
    No # San Diego. Candy from Linden Centre (XiZhou) has responded; " The WuXi project ceased, with Jeanee + Brian developing two additional sites in XiZhou. BaoChengFu (their 3rd site, opening Jan 2015). Expanding a diverse... More
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    "Each room is unique, but all are beautiful and comfortable"
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    "We asked for a quieter room and got one."
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    "Old charm - enjoy the quiet time an beautiful scene at the back yard"
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    "No elevator for upper level rooms, but staff will move your luggage upstairs."
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