The property was awarded Best Luxury Hotel and Best Spa Resort in China at the 2007 China Hotel Starlight Awards. The majestic Jade Dragon Snow Mountain acts as a backdrop to the South. It is a resort built on the principles of traditional Chinese architecture and the local Naxi culture. Guests will find the design similar to local homes, sharing the characteristics of both Han China and Tibet civilizations in this land.
Located 2.410 meters above sea level in the heart of China and just 40 minutes away from Lijiang Airport, the resort is 15 minutes from the historical UNESCO town of Dayan, which is known for its winding canals, bridges and cobblestone streets.
The stunning villas or suite have the breathtaking views of the majestic Jade Dragon Snow Mountain. Exotic pink stone and grey bricks on the exterior of each abode are complemented by the russet red interiors with chinoistyled teak furnishings. The hotel provides all of the usual comforts in luxuriously appointed guest rooms, all of which are equipped with broadband Internet access. In addition to a private bathroom with a bathtub and shower, in-room amenities include a hairdryer, direct dial telephone and a TV set. Centrally regulated air conditioning and heating units also come as standard.
The hotel spa offers guests indulgent massage sessions and à la carte spa treatments.
Dining is also a treat, with exquisite Chinese banquet-style dishes served in an atmosphere of old-world elegance with local musicians providing entertainment on an outdoor stage. Air-conditioned private dining is also available for guests who desire it.
The hotel accepts American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA payments.
For souvenirs, guests can visit the inimitable Banyan Tree Gallery and bring home exclusive handicrafts - each traditional memento has a story to tell about the misty hamlet of Lijiang.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board
King size bed