If you are going to pamper yourself while on business or leisure travel to Beijing, here is a list of the top 10 Beijing luxury hotels, the best splurge hotels in Beijing. For boutique hotels or cheap hotels in Beijing, please see my previous posts -Top 10 Boutique Hotels in Beijing ; Top 10 Budget Hotels in Beijing and Top 10 Beijing Hostels in Beijing. Hopefully you have a great stay in Beijing!
1.The China club (北京中国会)
Nestled in the traditional hutong area, it is an unique hotel more than just “Club”, but with a private club philosopy. The China Club is targeted for those woh have money to burn and a desire for all things featuring Chinese. The club hotel is composed of five courtyards with 14 rooms, a bar and banquet hall. Rooms are also available for non-members during low season. The room are very big with sofas and a alcove bed, the bathroom are all adorned with engraved boiserie. ancient real Chinese luxury.
Add: 51 Xirong Xian Hutong, Xidan, Beijing, P.R.C 100031
Tel: 8610 6603 8855 Ext 308
2. Commune By The Great Wall, KempinskiBeijing (长城脚下的公社)
Commune by the Great Wall is a group of contemporary architecture buidlings or villas designed by 12 Asian architects. In 2005, Commune by the Great Wall was praised by Business Week as a “New Architectural Wonder of China”. The hotel is presently composed of 42 villas with 190 suites and eleven Presidential Suites, four restaurants, Anantara Spa, Kid’s Club and an outdoor pool. The view is amazing, with the Great Wall in front of the villas, though in a distant mountains. The villas are dotted over the small hills in the hotel compound. Good for honeymooners, for retrea or conference purposes.
Add: The Great Wall Exit No.53 at Shuiguan G6 Jingzang Highway, Beijing
3. The St. Regis Beijing (北京国际俱乐部饭店)
The hotel is centrally located along the east of Changan Avenue with a good 20 minute walk to the Forbidden City and Tiananmen square. The subway station is just a few steps from the hotel. The hotel is modern and the rooms are spacious, the service is truly five star. The staff is ready to help you and they are very friendly. The butler service is also outstanding. There are several restaurants in the hotel, and food is good though a little pricy.
Add: 21 Jianguomenwai Dajie, Beijing
4. Fairmont Beijing (北京华彬费尔蒙酒店)
The hotel is very centrally located, a 3-minute walk to the subway station. This is very convenient as the subway is a very easy and best way to go around Beijing. For big buyers, the Silk Market is only a 10-minute walk from the hotel. The staff are very friendly, courteous and go out of their way to help you out. it offers very personalized service for the breakfast, afternoon tea, happy hour and evening dessert. The rooms are spacious and the espresso machine is a nice plus.
Tel: +86 10 8511 7777
5.Grand Hyatt Beijing (北京东方君悦大酒店)
The location is fantastic, only 10 minutes walk to Tiannemen square and the Forbidden City. It is a beautiful Hyatt property, attached to the Oriental Plaza Mall, along Changan Avenuw and Wangfujing. All staff are friendly, the bell boys and swimming pool, gym staff, especially the front desk is very efficeint. A huge 55m swimming pool in a tropical jungle setting is a great plus, luxury and fun for the children.
Add: 1 East Chang An Avenue, Beijing
Tel: +86 10 8518 1234
6. The Regent Beijing
Located in the heart of Beijing, only minutes from the Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square, Wangfujing shopping, the Oriental Plaza and many other attractions in Beijing. The Regent Beijing boasts 500 lavishly furnished guest rooms with amenities including five restaurants and lounges, a full-service spa, Fitness Center and an indoor pool, making the Regent one of the best Luxury Beijing Hotels.The rooms are spacious and clean. It comes with free internet! The bed is big and very comfortable. Soft pillows and high quality linens will give you a sound night sleep.
Add: 99 Jinbao Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100005
Tel: + 86 10 8522 1888
7. The Peninsula Beijing (北京王俯半岛酒店)
It is centrally located and itslocation is great for both shopping and walking around for sightseeing. The hotel is very opulent and very clean. The food in all the restaurants is fantastic. The rooms are larger, clean, luxurious and comfortable. The concierge is excellent. The breakfast is pletiful and delicious! There is a Spa where the exhausted travellers or businessmen can relax and rewind. The hotel also hosts some boutique shops selling major fashion brands: Vuitton, Ferragamo, Chanel, Cartier.
Add: 3 Jinyu Hontong, Wangfujing, Beijing
Add: Well located at the site linked both to Chang An Avenue and Wangfujing Street, Raffles Beijing Hotel is just a few minutes from the Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square, the Silk Market and other famous attractions. It is also a short 15-minute walk from Beijing Railway Station and 5 minutes from Wangfujing subway station of Line 1. The hotel boasts 171 beautifully furnished guest rooms and suites. The rooms are very spacious and lovely with a seperate lounge area, the bed is so comfy! Each room is equipped with Ironing board, hairdyer, dressing gowns and slippers and more. The staff is wonderful . Restaurant and breakfast are excellent.
9. Ritz Carlton, Financial Street (北京金融街丽思卡尔顿)
Located in the bustling Financial District, it is a perfect choice for both business and leisure travelers. It boasts 253 well-furnished guest rooms and suites, three exceptional restaurants offering Chinese, Italian and all day dining favorites. Ritz Carlton Financial Street alos offers Spa, Fitness & Salon offering a variety of beauty treatments and rejuvenating therapies. A good plus free wireless connection in lobby. The food during the breakfast is excellent, and the beds and room are a haven of luxury. Close to the hotel is a TGI Fridays, Pizza Hut, KFC, Starbucks & there is also a shopping mall next door.
Add: 1 Jin Cheng Fang Street East, Financial Street, Beijing 100140 China
Tel: (86 10) 6601 6666
10. InterContinental Hotel Beijing BEICHEN
The hotel is located just next to National Convention Centre and the 2008 Olympic Central Park ( bird’s nest, water cube and more ). The hotel is less than 30 minutes from Beijing Capital Airport and 10 minutes from the Shangdi Hi-tech Zone and the Silicon Valley of Beijing. All the guest rooms are extremely spacious about 43 – 50 square metres in size. The luxury decor offers a comfortable backdrop to the luxury sofa and armchair, which offers cozy mecca. The breakfast is varied and well-done. Hotel staff is friendly and ready to help you. Very luxurious rooms, excellent beds, excellent restaurants. Taking the subway in Beijing is very easy and the stations are marked both in English and Chinese. The station is about 4 minutes away by walking.