Located in Dali Ancient Town, August Inn is a 15-minute walk from the lively Foreigner’s Street. Housed in a traditional Chinese-style building, the charming property offers a quiet garden and cosy rooms with free Wi-Fi. Surrounded by nature’s beauty, Dali August is a 20-minute drive from Cangshan Mountain and a 25-minute drive from Erhai Lake. The hotel offers a chargeable airport shuttle service from Dali Airport, 20.5 miles away. Bathed in warm light, the naturally cooled rooms are fitted with classic dark wood furnishings, an electric kettle and a flat-screen TV. Free toiletries, shower facilities and hairdryers are included in the bathroom. Guests can rent a bicycle to explore the surrounding area, or organise sightseeing trips at the tour desk. For a quiet afternoon indoors, there is a library at the hotel. Free parking is available on site. The hotel’s restaurant serves refreshments and Chinese food. Alternatively, there are many local eateries surrounding the hotel.