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Banyan Tree Lijiang

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our room is a villa, equipped with a massaging pool and the view of the Yu long mountain. Fantastic view and service. Location of the hotel is in the center of most of the tourist sites. (E.g. Shu he town, li jiang town, and the Yu long mountain) Go for a try if you have a chance!

Thank monizlee
Nigel F, General Manager at Banyan Tree Lijiang, responded to this review

Dear Monizlee, Thank you for your kind words. Glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Nigel Fisher General Manager

Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing Hotel. The scenery can not be describe, you must experience it. A perfect place to relax and enjoy the mountains and fresh air. Villas for families are very comfortable mine had a jet pool which was perfect for the cold. Amenities fragrances some of the best. The whole ecological programme caught my attention. In room dinning ok. Highly recommended.

Thank Nathalia L
Nigel F, General Manager at Banyan Tree Lijiang, responded to this review

Dear Nathalia L. Thank you for taking the time to post your comments. I'm pleased to read that you had an enjoyable stay with us. Hope to see you back here again one day? Sincerely Nigel Fisher General Manager.

Reviewed 11 April 2017

I spent about 300 nights in hotels each year and this has to be one of my top 5. The view, the services, the food, the location...all top notch with little room for improvement. It was simply a wonderful expereince to stay here for a quick few days get away. The only complaint is that the bed was too soft,...

Thank Victor L
Nigel F, General Manager at Banyan Tree Lijiang, responded to this review

Dear Victor L. Thank yo so much for your kind words. I will surely share them with the team. Kind regards, Nigel Fisher General Manager.

Inverness, California
Reviewed 9 April 2017

My husband and I were totally enchanted staying at this exquisite resort, where architecture, interior decors and foods are fantastic! The setting takes your breath away! Almost every villa has its own commanding views of mountains and lush surroundings! The resort is also within walking distance to the very charming Shuhe old town, which is much more pleasurable to stroll...

Thank Jacqueline S
Nigel F, General Manager at Banyan Tree Lijiang, responded to this review

Dear Jacqueline, Thank you for your kind words. Glad to read you had an enjoyable time with us. I agree with you that the local villages are sometimes a better bet than Lijiang Old Town which has indeed lost a little of its charm in recent years. Still, so much more to see. Do come back again. Sincerely, Nigel Fisher...

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Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Best place I ever stay in Liqiang. The service is prompt and good. It is entirely different feeling from the business hotel or resort. I slept well the whole stay. Should have planned to stay more days.

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Nigel F, General Manager at Banyan Tree Lijiang, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you! Hope to welcome you back one day, Sincerely, Nigel Fisher General Manager

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Perfect. Resort is quiet and peaceful and it really seems like you are away from it all at the foot of Jade Dragon Snow Mountain. Stayed in the 2 bedroom plunge pool villa. The best thing about this resort is the location, if a restful getaway is what you are after. Fantastic view of the mountain range . In house...

Thank jasmd76
Nigel F, General Manager at Banyan Tree Lijiang, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting a review. I will be sure to pass on your praise to Ariel and William. Hope to see you here again one day. Nigel Fisher General Manager

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This hotel is very beautiful and has a wonderful view of the jade dragon snow mountain . We went on a tour organized by the hotel concierge up to the mountain and it was well conducted and reasonable . Cherry blossoms planted outside the villas make a most picture- perfect scene. Our villa had a private hot spring which I...

Thank lizquek
Nigel F, General Manager at Banyan Tree Lijiang, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. I do apologise for the disappointment you felt regarding the heating and the breakfast service. I have shared your comments with my team. We are in the process of installing under floor heating in all our villas with successful trials having taken place over the winter. This...

Foster City, California
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Banyan Tree Lijiang is located about 10 minutes walk from Shuhe and we can see the YuLong Snow Mountain from every corner of the hotel. Room is quite spacious but the twin beds are quite small. It offers a huge selection for breakfast. Overall, it was a quite pleasant experience. Highly recommended!

Thank Katie G
Nigel F, General Manager at Banyan Tree Lijiang, responded to this review

Dear Katie G, Thank you for your kind remarks and I am glad you had an enjoyable stay with us. Breakfast selection has always been a difficult one with which to please everybody, so I am happy to read your favourable comments. Thanks again Nigel Fisher General Manager

Reviewed 22 February 2017

We stayed at the lovely Banyan Tree Lijiang a few months ago, they had the most fantastic tea set in the room, I loved the loose dark Chinese tea leaves, does anyone know what tea that is ? It is a great, quite hotel, very tranquil. Kept the Banyan Tree standard, well done

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Nigel F, General Manager at Banyan Tree Lijiang, responded to this review

Dear Guest, The Tea you enjoyed is the famous Pu'er tea from south Yunnan. There are many providores. It should be available in good tea shops. Sincerely Nigel Fisher General Manager

Reviewed 16 February 2017

A wonderful hotel, with a excellent atmosphere, excellent location and wonderful garden, the room is well made and absolutely romantic just the stuff must be better maintained (the wardrobe,the tv and the doors are a little bit old). The bed, the tea choice and the toilet product are excellent.

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Thank Christian Z
Nigel F, General Manager at Banyan Tree Lijiang, responded to this review

Dear Christian, Happy to read you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to see you here again one day Sincerely Nigel Fisher General Manager

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover the historic charm, rich culture and sweeping landscapes of Lijiang, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1997. Located in the highlands of Yunnan province, the resort is adjacent to the Na'xi minority old town of Shuhe and only a 10 minute drive from the ancient Silk Road town of Baisha. Situated close to the base of Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, it is surrounded by high peaks and hidden valleys, making it a photographers dream. Many unique experiences are ready to be enjoyed as you explore the back streets of the ancient towns, traverse the mountainous landscape to Tiger Leaping Gorge, Wen Hai lake, or take a cycle trek through the foothills to remote Yi villages. For a more leisurely experience, indulge in one of the many luxurious treatments available at the world renowned Banyan Tree Spa. With clear blue skies for nine months of the year, enjoy a breath of fresh air and escape to the tranquility of Banyan Tree Lijiang. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Banyan Tree Lijiang

Address: Yuerong Road, Shuhe, Gucheng District, Lijiang 67410, China
Region: China > Yunnan > Lijiang
Price Range: €195 - €392 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Banyan Tree Lijiang 5*
Number of rooms: 124
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Also Known As:
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Banyan Tree Hotel Lijiang
Lijiang Banyan Tree Hotel
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#3 Spa Hotel in Lijiang
#3 Family Hotel in Lijiang
#4 Luxury Hotel in Lijiang
#6 Romantic Hotel in Lijiang
#24 Best Value Hotel in Lijiang
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“Understand that Lijiang is a wonderful place...how much time are you in the room.”
470victorl, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Choose a villa with private hot spring pool”
lizquek, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go for a mountain view”
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  • Huge balcony, looking into the room
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  • nice mountain view
  • huge bathroom, great tub
Spindygirl, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Get villa with view of the Jaded Mountain”
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“Any of the villas are excellent, quiet and beautiful”
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