When you take soak in the water at Banyan Tree Lijiang, your eyes rest on the lush green tropical plants that surround you. Ask for bright rose petals to be put in the tub for added romance. Banyan Tree Lijiang is surrounded by water canals, bridges and cobble-stoned streets of the Old Town of Lijiang. Also known as the Venice of the Orient, Lijiang is an hour from the sacred sanctuary the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain. The resort is located in the stunning UNESCO World Heritage Site in Yunnan province of China.
Guests are accommodated in spacious suites and villas. Garden suites have a private lawn, separate bath tub and shower, elegant living room and a plush daybed.
For best views, ask for a Superior Suite. Decorated with bold colors of red, gold and black, these suites feature a traditional roof designs taken from the local Naxi culture. The Spa Suite is ideal for spa lovers, offering two floors built around a traditional-style courtyard. The suite has a dedicated spa treatment room, or you can get a massage outdoors in your private courtyard garden.
Several beautiful villas with pools are available at the property. The Deluxe Pool Villa was designed to recreate the romance of Imperial times with regal interiors, heated outdoor pool and a spacious layout. The Two Bedroom Jet Pool Villa has a spacious courtyard and a timbered tea pavilion where you can drink traditional Chinese tea. The outdoor jet pool lets you relax in a beautiful natural setting. The Presidential Pool Villa has a private driveway, two bedrooms, living, dining and study areas, two bathrooms and an outdoor deck.
Book a romantic dinner under Moonlight Pagoda, a traditional Naxi-style pagoda on the edge of the water. The resort offers several great restaurants and bars. The property offers outdoor tennis courts, a gym, yoga sessions and a beautiful Oriental spa.
Nightly rates start at RMB 1,449.00 per night. You may also like: 25 Most Amazing Private Pools.