Welcome to the Linden Centre

A true immersion into authentic China. The culture and adventure seeking traveler will have direct access to a rich, living community in our home in Xizhou and the unique opportunity to reside in a pristine Bai style courtyard manor. The Linden Centre is the only nationally protected heritage site that offers guests an intimate look into the grandeur of China’s past and ever changing present. Come for the adventure, and leave with an unforgettable experience.
 
 

AWARDS

Traveler's Choice Award 2011-2015
#2 Ranked Hotel out of Top 25 in China
Sustainable Tourism Award
Global Vision Award
Top Heritage Hotel in China
Tripadvisor
Tripadvisor
Voyager Magazine
Travel and Leisure
CNNGo


Traveler's Choice Award 2011-2015
Tripadvisor

#1 Ranked Small Hotel in China
Tripadvisor

Sustainable Tourism Award
Voyager Magazine

Global Vision Award
Travel and Leisure

Top Heritage Hotel in China
CNNGo

 
 
 
Trevi
23°C
clear sky
humidity: 38%
wind: 1m/s N
H 23 • L 22
22°
Fri
23°
Sat
19°
Sun
20°
Mon
22°
Tue
 
At your request, we are happy to provide hired local transportation, from and to Dali’s airport, train station and bus station. For other cities in Yunnan, please call at 86-0872-245-2988 for more details.

DIY directions to Dali from Kunming:
Bus
Buses from Kunming West Bus Station (昆明西部客运站) will drop you off at Xingsheng Bus Station in Dali’s New City, Xiaguan (下关兴盛客运站). 5-6 hours, around 121 CNY.

Train
There are multiple Kunming to Dali day trains starting at 9 am, and 6 sleeper trains from 21:21-23:15. 8 hours, 97 - 155 CNY. There are also 7 trains daily from Lijiang to Dali. 2 hours, 34 CNY.
To Xizhou
Xizhou: Take bus 23 (from bus station) or bus 8 (from train station) to North Xiaguan Station (下关客运北站), and take Xizhou (喜洲) bus. 1 hour, 8 CNY.

Taxi
Taxis are standing by outside of Dali New Town’s airport, bus, and train stations. Prices are negotiable but will range anywhere from 100 to 250 CNY depending on where you are hailing from.