Questions & answers - Houses

Please look at the amount of beds available. If you would like to stay more people in a house than there are beds, please contact us and we will see if it might be possible.

Stone House Rooms or Ban Po can serve as extension houses, if you need more beds or space.

Please see the equipment list for each house under “LODGING”. All houses – except the Stone House Rooms – have a kitchens, which are equipped with common cooking utensils such as pots, pans, plates, cups, glasses etc.

If you would like to know what equipment is available in a particular house, please contact us and we will send you a list.

If you are planning to cook something that would require special equipment, please bring that with you.

As per the local environment protection provision, disposable items such as toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo, body soap and slippers are not provided. We provide a basic supply of water, bed linen, towels, kitchen towels, soap. Please bring water for drinking and cooking, personal hygiene product, as well as any cooking ingredients you might need.

Shan Li Retreats is the perfect escape away from WIFI. There is a WIFI connection available near Qian Jia and Stone House Rooms, however. 

Yes. All house have outside barbecues. We can provide charcoal for an extra charge.

Electric fans are provided; however there are no air-conditioning units due to electricity is limited in the area. During the summer, the houses are warm up til mid-day and cool in the late afternoon and evening.

No. Please bring your cellphone.

No, however Po Shang and Qian Jia has some basic floor heating and fireplaces in the living room, as well as in most bedrooms.

The other houses have small fireplaces in the living rooms and in some of the bedrooms. Please contact us if you would like to know more details.

You may bring your pets to Shan Li Retreats, however we ask you to look after them carefully, as there are a lot of animals and dogs in the village.