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Amandayan, China

Set atop Lion Hill above the winding lanes and canals of Lijiang’s Unesco-protected Old Town, Amandayan is a serene retreat from which to explore Yunnan’s natural and cultural heritage. Claiming panoramic views, the resort and its tranquil spa are housed in elegant wooden dwellings inspired by Nakhi architecture, with Jade Dragon Snow Mountain ever-present on the horizon. 

Property information

Nearby airports:

LJG - Lijiang (45 minutes by car)

Property positioning

Amandayan's name combines the Sanskrit-derived word for ‘peace’ with Dayan, the historic name for Lijiang when it was first established by the ruling Mu family in the 13th century.

  • Situated in China’s fabled city of Lijiang, Amandayan rests atop Lion Hill with expansive views of the mountains and the Unesco-protected Old Town.

  • Arranged around peaceful courtyards and housed in a series of dwellings, the 35-suite resort offers numerous restaurants, a cinema and an Aman Spa with swimming pool.

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  • Pavilion Dining: Almost seeming to float on the hillside high above Lijiang Old Town, Amandayan’s open-sided dining pavilion is an exquisite setting for a private breakfast or candlelit dinner.

Spring Exclusive

Spring is the season to taste wild flowers and vegetables in Yunnan, Amandayan offers a spring menu for guests to share the taste of spring. 


Blessed with a magnificent natural setting and a rich cultural heritage, Lijiang offers a host of activities and excursions to suit all interests. Amandayan provides the perfect base from which to explore the town and its surrounds.

Celebrations & events

Set atop Lion Hill with views over Lijiang’s Old Town and the mountains all round, Amandayan is the perfect base for any celebration or event.

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For further information on Amandayan or to make an enquiry, please contact our reservations team.