Plan your Beijing Spa tour? One of the popular attractions are the hotspring resorts dotted around the outskirts of Beijing. Most of the hot spring resorts are clustered around Xiao Tang Shan in Changping District of Beijing.
The waters from these hot spring resorts are believed to be therapeutic and a soak or a sip in the waters are supposed to cure almost any ailment. Mineral-rich natural springs are set on a comfortable temperature for pools and tubs, and parks, frequented by locals and travelers.
As international travelers, you won’t miss one of your must-to-do activities – Hike or walk on the Great Wall of China. You may combine your Great Wall hiking with your relaxing soak into the waters of a hot spring resort, creating a perfect Beijing tour.
1. Jiuhua Spa & Resort 九华山庄温泉度假村
Built on the original site of the formerly imperial hot spring resort, the hot spring from Jiuhua Spa & Resort is lauded as one of China’s four major hot springs, abundantly rich in minerals and elements which are beneficial to the wonders of medical treatment. Rejuvenate Your Spirit at the hot spring.
The unstable microelement in the water will form something of pellicle on the skin. It has a good effect on curing skin disease, pigment deposition, The Jiuhua hotspring comes from 1230 meters underground, and the temperature of the hot-spring keeps around 40 degrees Celsius. It has modern outdoor Jacuzzi type hot tubs and indoor pools inside rooms and the outside hot spring pools of various sizes.
Add: 75 Shunsha Road, Xiaotangshan Town, Changping District, Beijing 北京市昌平区小汤山镇顺沙路75号
Official Website: www.jhwqszdjc.com
How to Get There:
Self-drive: Drive along Badaling Expressway and get off at Beiyuankou (北苑口）of Xiaotangshan, then drive 2km and you will see the Daliushu Roundabout (大柳树环岛), then turn right for 500m, total 40km.
2. Longmai Hot Spring Resort 龙脉温泉度假村
“Longmai” literally means “the Pulse of a Dragon”. The Longmai Hot Spring Resort is located not far from Jiuhua Spa & Resort, and both of them are built on the original site of the formerly imperial hot spring bathing area.
The hot water of the Longmai Hot Spring Resort is composed of 56 minerals and micro-elements necessary for one’s body. The hot spring has effective treatments on arthritis and respiratory disease. Frequent soaks in the waters will make your skin fine and smooth, unique effects on your beauty maintenance.
There are 80 pools nestled in the bamboo forest with much privacy. In all these featuring pools, you are able to enjoy happy privacy. It has both indoor and outdoor hot spring pools.
The indoor hot spring hall takes an area of 20,000 square meters with a plethora of water activities including Water Amusement, 3m Springboard, Sauna, Hot spring pools, man-made waves, drifting, Alpine slide, children’s park, high-temperature sand, beach bathing, slab bathing, milk bathing, aloe bathing, Spa slat bathing, medicinal bathing, mint bathing and more.
Add: Xiaotangshan Town, Changping District, Beijing 北京市昌平区小汤山镇
How to get there:
Self-drive: Drive along Badaling Highway and exit at Exit 11 (Xiaotangshan exit), turn right at the first intersection, and then go east (Baishan, Xiaotangshan direction), and get to Xiaotangshan town where the hot spring resort is located.
3. Chunhuiyuan Hot Spring Resorts 春晖园温泉度假村
Chunhuiyuan Hot Spring Resorts has the same springhead – Xiaotangshan hot spring. Xiaotangshan has been famous for its hot springs for over 300 years. Local legend has it that the imperial family of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) went there to relax. People have used hot spring water in therapeutic baths for more than 200 years to treat rheumatism and other ailments. For foreign tourists, this is perhaps one of the most memorable cultural experiences and it will certainly spoil you.
Stay overnight at Chunhuiyuan Hot Spring Resort is a good idea to escape the busy city life and rewind yourself. Basically there are three kinds of accommodations – Lakeside Villa, Villa Hotel and Chunhuiyuan Warm Spring Hotel. Each room of the hotels has a private hot spring indoor bath pool. Lakeside Villa is a row of one floor building by a small lake with 20 rooms. Each room is well furnished with an indoor private hot spring bath pool. You can reserve a room with with a full size outdoor Jacuzzi style tub. experience complete relaxation and renewal in my stays.
Add: Yuzhuang Village, Gaoliying, Shunyi Bridge. 北京市顺义区高丽营镇于庄
Public Bus: Take bus 942 from Dongzhimen Transport Hub and reach its final terminal
Self-driver: Drive along Jingcheng Expressway and get off at the stop of Huosha Road (火沙路）.
4. Beijing Jinyu Badaling Spa Resort 北京金隅八达岭温泉度假村
Beijing Jinyu Badaling Spa Resort is located in Yanqing District, about 80km north of the Beijing dwontown. It is adjacent to the Badaling Great Wall, Longqing Gorge, Wild Duck Lake, Shijinglong Ski Resort, Songshan other tourist attractions. It is a leisure complex including spa, business conference reception, leisure and entertainment.
The Resort covers an area of about 200,000 square meters with the Guishui River crossing through. The hot spring water originates from 2,000 meters underground with outlet temperature reaching 54 ℃. The warm waters is of good quality and rich in fluorine, sulfur, iron, silicon and many other kinds of mineral substance and microelements needed by human body.
The hot spring resort is a unique spa park with an area of 6,000 square meters. It has 32 indoor and outdoor hot spring pools. And the Resort also has more than twenty different-sized conference rooms and multi-functional halls equipped with advanced simultaneous interpretation equipment and other facilities, suitable for both domestic and international professional meetings. Meanwhile, the recreation center has many leisure and entertainment activities, such as table tennis, badminton, tennis, beach volleyball, real CS, KTV, swimming, fishing, skating, boating, etc.
Add：1 Guishui Beijie, Yanqing County, Beijing 北京市延庆区妫水北街1号
Beijing Bus Route: Take Bus 919 ( choose the slow Bus, not express bus) at Deshengmen Bus Terminal and get off at the last bus stop.
Self-drive Route: No. 62 Exit on Beijing-Xizang Expressway – northward from Yingchengzi Toll Station – Yingbin Roundabout, then passing through 6 traffic lights, you will arrive at the resort.
5. Fengshan Hot Spring Resort 凤山温泉度假村
Fengshan Hot Spring Resort is a 4-star resort-type hotel. It is located to the south of Mangshan Mountain and to the west of the Ming Tombs Reservoir, perched between the green mountains and sapphire waters. Bestowed with miniral-rich hot springs, Fengshan Hot Spring Resort has been turned into a shangri-la, separated from the hustle and bustle of the city.
This garden hotel is composed of service items including meeting rooms, hot spring therapy, amusement facilities, drinking and beverage, dining and hotel accommodation. Its 21,000 square-meter hot spring paradise features a typical hot spring with 72 kinds of items. The hot spring comes from the 3800 meters deep undeground. These hot springs containjing a few elements and minirals, which are good for one’s health.
Add: 10 Mangshan Road, Changping District, Beijing 北京市昌平区蟒山路10号
Hotel Room Rate: RMB 480
Tel: (010) 60713942
How to get there:
Public Transport: Take bus 919 (支线) from Deshengmen Bus Terminal and get off at the Fenghuang Winter Resort.
Self-drive: Drive along Badaling Expressway and exit at the Exit 13C. Continue to drive to the east and turn too te north at the reservoir
6. Yunheyuan Hot Spring Resort 运河苑温泉度假村
Yunheyuan Hot Spring Resort is a four-star tourism resort officially approved by the National Tourism Administration. It integrates business, recreation, leisure, holiday, food and tourism. Yunheyuan provides an elegant venue for meetings of various sizes and a peaceful resort holiday makers.
The resort has 144 sets of different types of luxury rooms, 15 different styles of a european-style villas, many large, medium and small conference rooms. The resort enjoys good reputation of cooking – the meat dishes, fresh raw seafood meals, north and south flavor of special vegetables.
Yunheyuan Resort hot spring is well known for its hot spring extracted from natural geothermal water two kilometers deep underground. The Hot spring temperature is nearly 60 degrees Celsius, and it is rich in minerals.
Add: Chaobaihe Park, Baimiao Village, Songzhuang, Tongzhou District, Beijing北京通州区宋庄镇白庙村潮白河公园
Public Transport: First take Subway Line 1 and get off at Dawanglu Station, exit from Exit B, then take Bus 930 and get off at Yanjiao (燕郊), then take the locak taxi for 5 yuan to the resort.
7. Nan Gong Spring Season Hotel Beijing 南宫温泉度假酒店
Nan Gong Spring Season Hotel is a 5-star standard hot spring hotel. This tourism and leisure hotel is located in Wangzuo Town, Fengtai District, Beijing.
Nan Gong Hot Spring Water World has an international standard swimming pool, waves making pool, water amusement garden，hot spring massage pool, frifting and water playing slides. In addition, there are available wooden board bathing, gym, sauna and many more.
Add: 39 Fugong Road, Wangzuo Town, Changping Strict, Beijing
How to get there:
Bus lines: Bus line 321 (from Liuli Bridge), 339 and 662; 983 (Zhongguancun)
Self-drive: Drive along Jinggangao Expressway（京港澳), and get off at the exit 19A and continue to go for a 3-km.
8. Beijing Longxi Hotspring Resort 北京龙熙温泉度假村
Beijing Longxi Hotspring Resort is a five-star holiday hotel. It is located in Daxing District of Beijing, adjacent to the Beijing-Kaifeng expressway. Beijing Longxi Hotspring Resort has a large golf res. It also has move ten large, medium-size and small meeting rooms as well as multi-functional halls.
There are 274 sets of luxurious guest rooms and eight villas with different styles, which are comfortable, elegant and full of the breath of times. And in four dining halls with various styles, you can make a taste of healthy and nutritious Chinese and foreign food, and truly experience the fashionable, healthy, leisure and elegant atmosphere.
The highlight of the resort is the 10000 square meters Hot Spring World. There are totally 41 hot spring pools in outdoor and indoor buildings. Of the 41 pools , there are 16 medicinal pools.
Add: Panggezhuang, Daxing District, Beijing.
9.Flowery Bay Magnetic Spa Resort 花水湾磁化温泉度假村
Flowery Bay Magnetic Spa Resort is located in Gaoying Town, Shunyi District, Beijing. It is ringed by the fruit trees in large numbers with picturesque environment and beautiful views. It is the only natural magnetic hot spring resort. The magnetic waters has impressive treatment effects on the diseases including heart disease, arthritis, respiratory disease, rheumatism.
The Hot Springs Resort & Spa also offers many lodging options, a wide range of recreational options and an abundance ofspa and sparkling mineral water pools.
Add: 99 Beigao Road, Gaolingying Town, Shunyi District, Beijing 北京市顺义区高丽营镇北高路99号
How to get there:
Public Bus: take bus 942 from Dongzhimen Bus Terminal directly to Flowery Bay
Self-drive: Drive along Jingcheng Expressway and get off at Bai Ma Road (白马路）, continue to drive on the right and follow the sign to the resort.
10. Beijing Wendu Water City 北京温都水城
Hongfu Hot Spring Leisure City is a 5-star hot springs hotel, about 20km north of Beijing city center. It is located on the north of Wenyu River, the mother river of Beijing. More than a luxury hotel, Hongfu Hot Spring Leisure City is a green and leisure tourist mecca incorporating a huge water amusement park, therapuetic mineral waters, sightdeeing tourism and business meetings.
The hot water city is equipped with facilities & services designed to hold weddings, family gatherings, reunions, retreats, meetings, trainings and much more.
Add: 55 Wangfu Street, BeiQijia Town, Changping District, Beijing
Reference Price: RMB198
How to get there:
Public Bus: Line 839, 803 and get off at Hongfu Community
Self-drive: Drive along Badaling Expressway and get off at the exit of Huilongguan (回龙观出口）， then drive east to the resort, 1km east of Huilongguan Community.
Tip: Hassle-free Beijing Guided Tours
If you don’t want to go the do-it-yourself route and prefer the hassle-free escorted tours, here are some options for guided tours to Beijing:
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