A good hostel for solo travellers and couples.
Dorm Bed: $4.80
October Inn has quickly grown into a favorite hostel in Lijiang. It's located about fifteen minutes from the city's Old Town and is in a peaceful and quiet area near Elephant Hill. If you climb over Elephant Hill (takes about 15 minutes) you can reach the Black Dragon Pool, where you have free admission. The hostel organizes a group climb every Monday. The staff can also help you arrange transportation to Tiger Leaping Gorge and they will travel with you to ensure that you reach the proper trailhead.
October Inn has a variety of good amenities including daily breakfast, free wi-fi, luggage storage, and a shared dinner that is prepared nightly by the owner. This is a wonderful place to stay where it's easy to meet other travelers and make new friends. They also organize a range of other activities for guests including movie nights, barbecue nights, and town tours.
Both private rooms and dorms are available. Private rooms are either twins or doubles. Dorms sleep either four or eight guests.
#69-1, Xuan Tian Alley, Bei Men Street Gucheng District ,