Which Hotels in Shangri-La Are Available in Winter
Due to the relatively few tourists in winter, some hotels and guesthouses in Shangrila will be closed from December to next March. But most hotels in Shangrila and nearly all main tourist attractions remain open during winter for many tourists like to enjoy the winter scenery of Shangrila. Comfortable hotels like Nansai Linka International Tourist Boutique Hotel, Shangri-La Old Town Hotel, Cloudreams Hotel, Hilton Garden Inn Shangri-La, Kunlun Traders Hotel, Dujinimi Tibetan Culture Themed Hotel, The 5th Meteorite · Light-year Hotel and budget hotels like The 5th Meteorite Grace Hotel, Bodhi Boutique Inn, Kersang’s Relay Station, The Original Density, Zhaxidele Hotel are all available in winter. Of course, if you want a luxury hotel, you can choose Songtsam Linka Hotel, Songtsam Shangri-la(lvgu) Lodge, Arro Khampa by Zinc Journey Shangri-La, Shangri-La Resort, etc.
1. Five-star Hotels for Winter in Shangrila
Songtsam Linka Hotel
Located in Shangri-La, a mystical paradise on earth, only 20 minutes from Diqing airport by car, is nestled within a typical Tibetan village. The hotel is inspired by panoramic views of the mountains and the Songzanlin Monastery and reach new heights with your corporate activities. Rooms, dining facilities, spa and other amenities are housed in lovingly hand-built stone structures
spread over 21 acres of hillside surrounded by snow-capped mountains. It is a boutique lodge with 75 rooms and suites, each decorated with traditional Tibetan carpets and antiques.
Add: Xiaojiezi Village, Jiantang Town, Shangrila
Songtsam Shangri-la(lvgu) Lodge
This lodge which situated right next to the Songzanlin Monastery has been a base for travelers from around the world for ten years. It is housed in a traditional Tibetan dwelling within a self-sufficient farming village where Songtsam founder Baima Dorji spent his childhood. Although most of the rooms are modest in size, they excel in creating a true feeling of home. This stylish boutique accommodation offers a restautant, free parking on site and free Wi-Fi access in public areas. Heated guest rooms feature spacious interiors with traditional Chinese wooden furniture.
Add: next to Songzanlin Monastery
Arro Khampa by Zinc Journey Shangri-La
The Arro Khampa by Zinc Journey Shangri-La is an ideal spot for travelers wanting to discover the city. With the Dukezong Old Town just 400m away, this hotel is conveniently situated. All 17 rooms feature thoughtful touches like free minibar items and slippers, plus free WiFi, free wired Internet, and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find balconies, sitting areas, and room service.
Add: No.15 Donglang Road,Jinlong Street,Old Town, 674400 Shangri-La
Featuring a compelling blend of contemporary style and traditional charm, the 228 rooms and suites of Shangri-La Resort, Shangri-La seamlessly reflect the outstanding beauty of the surrounding landscape. Each room features unique Tibetan-inspired design features coupled with captivating views.
Add: 1 Chicika Street, Shangri-La City
2. Four-star Hotels for Winter in Shangrila
Nansai Linka International Tourist Boutique Hotel
The Nansai Linka International Tourist Boutique Hotel (Shangri-la Old Town) was recently renovated in 2017, making it a fantastic choice for those staying in Shangri-La. It’s just 1 km away from Shangrila. The hotel is a good example of ancient architecture in Shangri-La. It features 24-hour front desk, dry cleaning and concierge service as well as free parking, a safety deposit box and a lift.
Add: No.7 Ankang Lane, Shangri-La
Shangri-la Cloudreams Jiantang Hotel is set in Shangri-La. Located around 1.9 miles from Guishan Park, the hotel is also 3.1 miles away from Songzanlin Monastery. The hotel decoration is full of Tibetan art features and style. Free WiFi is available. All units in the hotel are fitted with a TV. Guest rooms include a wardrobe. Guests at Shangri-la Cloudreams Jiantang can enjoy an Asian breakfast.
Add: Building 4, Jiantang Tourism Town, Kangzhu Avenue, Jiantang Town, Shangrila
Hilton Garden Inn Shangri-La
Located in the heart of Shangri-La, this hotel is 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from SongZan LinSi ZangBao ZhanLanGuan and within 3 mi (5 km) of Guishan Park and Diqing Museum. Ganden Sumtseling Monastery is 2 mi (3.2 km) away. Hotel features a restaurant, a 24-hour health club, and a bar/lounge are available at this hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a 24-hour business center, conference space, and dry cleaning.
Add: No. 144, Changzheng Avenue, Shangrila
The 5th Meteorite Glory Hotel
Opened in 2018, the 5th Meteorite Tiankui Hotel offers travelers a pleasant stay in Shangri-La, whether for business or leisure purposes. For guests wanting easy access to the Dukezong Old Town and Free in-room Wi-Fi, this hotel ticks all the boxes. Zaya chieftain Manor is approximately 3km away by car.
Add: No.67-1 Dawa Road Shangri-La
3. Three Star Hotels for Winter in Shangrila
The 5th Meteorite Grace Hotel
Opened in 2018, the Grace Hotel is a great accommodation choice in Shangri-La. For guests wanting easy access to the Dukezong Old Town and Free in-room Wi-Fi, this hotel ticks all the boxes.
Zaya chieftain Manor is situated just 3km away.
Add: No.67 Dawa Road, Gucheng District, Shangri-La
Bodhi Boutique Inn
Featuring Tibetan-style decoration, Bodhi Boutique Inn is a 3-minute walk from Old Town Square. Each of the units includes air conditioning, heater, satellite TV and electric blankets. Extras include slippers, free toiletries and a hairdryer. 24-hour hot water is available in the bathroom.
Add: No.14, Yinuomulang, North Gate Street, Dukezhong Ancient Town
Kersang’s Relay Station
Located in the centre of Shangri-La Old Town, 200 metres from Guishan Park and Central Square, Kersang’s Relay Station is a 3-minute walk from Yueguang. Kersang’s Relay Station has 12 lovely, reasonably priced bedrooms, decorated in traditional Tibetan style according to western standards: western toilet, soft mattresses, 24h hot water…
Add: Dukezong old town, Jiantang town, Shangrila
The Original Density
The Shangri-La Original Density Hotel is an ideal spot for travelers wanting to discover the city. This property features Free in-room Wi-Fi, and is just 600m from the Shangri-La Bus Station Area. This hotel is located in convenient proximity to Zaya chieftain Manor.
Add: Next to Nachi River, Xiangbala Road (Xiangbala Dadao) Shangri-La
For more hotels in Shangrila, Please see Shangrila Accommodation.