Only 165 feet from Dali Old Town, Dali Five Elements Hostel provides private affordable rooms with either a shared or private bathroom. Surrounded by gardens, the property also has free Wi-Fi, a water fountain and a shared public computer. A small library and fee-based bicycle rentals are available. Simply furnished, all rooms come with a wardrobe and tea bags. Hairdryers and ironing facilities are provided upon request. The en suite bathroom has a shower, and free toiletries. Sitting on the foot of Cangshan Mountain, Dali Five Elements Hostel is a 10-minute drive from Er Lake. It is a 20-minute drive from Dali Railway Station and a 40-minute drive from Dali Airport. On-site parking is free. Guests can enjoy a game of billiards or darts, or arrange a day trips at the tour desk. The hostel also provides laundry services. The dining area on the 1st floor serves both Chinese and Western food. Barbecue facilities are also available.