This is the life

Banyan Tree Ringha

Yunnan, China

Experiences – Spa & Wellness, Wildlife & Safari, Mountain & Wilderness Retreats, Romantic Escapes

Getaway Experiences
  • A truly unique travel experience in a frontier destination.
  • Walks and Treks offering fascinating insights into Tibetan life as you on a walk through picturesque villages
  • Visit Sonzangling & the Old Town.
  • Nature walks to Bita Lake & Shudu
  • Enjoy Spa & Yoga sessions 
  • A sanctuary at the roof of the world, located in pristine environs
  • A place to relax, enjoy, and experience Shangri-La
  • Has all the comforts of a pampering resort stay
  • Accommodation in authentic, yet modern Tibetan farmhouses
  • A luxurious Spa to soothe your senses
  • A wonderful selection of epicurean delights.
  • Overview
  • Rooms
  • Services & Amenities
  • Tariffs & Packages
hotel overview

At Banyan Tree Ringha, is located in the land of the mythical Shangri-La,a mountainous area that has been designated as the official Shangri-La by the Chinese government and is part of Greater Tibet, both historically and culturally. The Banyan Tree Ringha is a luxuriously renovated, traditional Tibetan farmhouse located in the midst of snow-capped peaks awe-inspiring ridges, deep canyons, endless valleys, and idyllic lakes. You can indulge in spa treatments, trek over mountains, or just read by the fireplace.


Banyan Tree Ringha is in China's Yunnan province, a mountainous region adjacent to the Tibetan Autonomous region.The nearest international airport is Kunming International Airport, and domestic airport is Diqing Airport in Shangri-La. From there, it's a 40 minute drive.


All 32 suites &lodges are authentic Tibetan farmhouses with intricate woodcarvings, smoky fireplaces and wooden balconies that have valley or river views. Impressive pine pillars add enormous character to both the interior and exterior of each house.

  • Tibetan Suite:

    The one-bedroom two-level Tibetan Suite,has a rustic charm which blends the cosy setting of a Tibetan cottage in the countryside with contemporary colours and furnishings. Admire the scenery from your private terrace or indulge in a rejuvenating bath in the handcrafted wooden hot tub of the bathroom.

  • Two-bedroom Tibetan Lodge:

    The sprawling features two bedrooms, with the additional bedroom on the lower level. The upper level houses one bedroom, the living area, study area and fireplace whilst the lower level is where the bathroom and the second bedroom can be found. It has intricate woodcarvings, cosy fireplaces and wooden balconies that have valley or river views.

  • Tibetan Spa Suite

    The spacious one-bedroom Tibetan Spa Suite, features the bedroom and relaxation area on the upper level, and a private couple spa treatment room with a luxurious wooden bathtub in the lower level. This is the place to be pampered with an indulgent spa treatment in the comfort of your own suite.

  • Ringha Lodge:

    Ringha Lodge was built as the private residence of a Tibetan villager, his family and his livestock; it was subsequently renovated preserving its historic charm. It’s a personal hideaway that’s ideal for a family or group of four, with two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a wonderfully atmospheric living area with a fireplace and an enchanting courtyard.

Services & Amenities

  • Fine Dining on Site:
    • Chang Sa Bar & Restaurant where you can sample Yunnan cuisine
    • Jakhang Lobby Lounge where you can discover the art of tea appreciation
    • Llamo - communal place where friends, family and neighbours gather to enjoy opera, plays, festivals and good food together
  • A luxurious Banyan Tree Spa
  • Tours & Treks
  • Meeting Facilities
  • High Speed Internet

Tariffs & Packages

Estimated Average Price: From CNY 2100 per night including taxes

The Credit goes to YOU! 
Escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life and head to a place where the stars form a canopy above you, the sights and sounds are infused with history and the experience is rich and soulful. 

Pay for one night and receive 15% of your room tariff as credit towards Spa services, food and beverages or any of the activities that help you explore the area better. 

Validity: 31 March 2016
Terms & Conditions:
  • The estimated average price listed is for the base category room and is only indicative and may /may not include taxes. Please speak to or mail our luxury travel consultants with your dates of travel or fill out our enquiry form and we will revert with the best currently available price / offer for the chosen room category
  • The exclusive and/or special offers, if listed, are subject to availability and can be withdrawn without prior notice. Proof of eligibility maybe required to avail of some types of special offers (eg: honeymoon offers)
  • The booking, payment and cancellation policies of the hotel/s will apply and our luxury travel consultants will advice you of the same at the time of reservation
  • Check in time for most hotels worldwide is 1400 hrs and check out time is 1200 hrs. Early check in will be on request and is subject to availability
  • We do not levy any booking fees or service charges
Key Hotel Policies:
  • Packages are subject to availability at the time of booking
  • Packages are subject to change without prior notice
  • Check in time: 1500 hrs
  • Check out time: 1100 hrs