Cocooned amidst the labyrinthine alleyways or ‘hutongs’ once meticulously planned by the Emperors of China, the Regent Beijing Hotel near Forbidden City has become a landmark in the region which formed the centerpiece of the Middle Kingdom. Deep in the core of the historic quarter and a short distance from must-see cultural markers such as Tiananmen Square and the Temple of Heaven, the sensuous beat of traditional Chinese hospitality combines with a cutting-edge design to create an oasis of tranquility and a modern icon in a luxurious home away from home. Meticulously-designed in classic style yet reflecting contemporary convenience, the hotel’s rooms and suites offer the best in 21st century hotel luxury without sacrificing traditional Chinese elegance. This unique property features a business facility, a state-of-the-art Fitness Centre, a 25-metre indoor pool and a Wellness Spa which effortlessly exceeds current luxury hotel standards. This Forbidden City hotel is famed for treating its guests with courtesy and respect.
Deluxe Rooms, with 45 square meters of space feature a king size bed or twin beds offering comfort and relaxation in the heart of the Chinese capital. A full-height feature window entices guests to gaze out over the bustling city by day, while electric privacy blinds create a more intimate feel when dusk falls. In-room entertainment centers around a 42-inch flat-screen TV and DVD player, while complimentary Wi-Fi comes as standard in all rooms. A large work desk allows single travelers or couples to keep up to date with work commitments and a complimentary mini bar awaits when the day’s sightseeing is over.
The spacious 80 square meter Executive Suites come with a choice of a king-size bed or twin doubles. A full-height bay window offers spectacular views of one of the most intriguing cities in the world, while at the heart of the suite, a large bathroom guarantees full relaxation of the mind and body. A state-of-the-art Bose DVD player and sound system offers guests the best in audio entertainment, and a 42-inch flat-screen TV is available in both the bedroom and living room. The large workstation is enhanced by complimentary Wi-Fi and the complimentary mini bar is all-inclusive. These suites feature views of the Forbidden City or Hutong.
With a tempting array of modern Asian and international dishes served from a bustling open kitchen, the main dining room offers an a la carte menu plus extensive buffet options for daily breakfast and lunch. Seating 170 guests in 5 separate salons and featuring complimentary Wi-Fi, the lively café atmosphere compliments an eclectic menu created around the finest Asian and Western dishes while adding intriguing local flavours that are little-known outside Beijing. Located on the 2nd floor of the hotel and featuring full waiter service, Jinbao 99 invites guests to enjoy the theatre of food preparation and professional cuisine.
Located on the central lobby level, this busy meeting point at the heart of the hotel offers casual drinks and dining in highly-comfortable, modern surroundings. Sensitively-designed to maximise the tranquil views of the hotel’s summer garden, this light and airy space welcomes guests and visitors alike and invites them to relax over a morning coffee, afternoon tea, a light snack or perhaps a pre or post-dinner cocktail. With 146 seats and complimentary Wi-Fi, the Lobby Lounge with full waiter service entices you to take time out of your busy day and experience the hospitality of one of Beijing’s top-rated hotels.
The irresistible warmth of traditional Italian hospitality combines with the best in contemporary Western cuisine to offer a versatile meeting and dining on the 2nd floor of the Beijing hotel. Perfect as an informal lunchtime venue, it transforms into a more languorous eating experience when evening falls. Whenever you choose to visit this vibrant fine dining venue, you can expect the freshest ingredients, the most tempting dishes and a sunny, informal style of service that adds the vitality and passion of Italy to any dining occasion.
Lei Garden’s cuisine is all about taste, nutrition and the use of only the freshest ingredients. Among the many now famous products to come from Lei Garden’s creative chefs is XO sauce. Chilled mango sweetener with grapefruit and sago dessert is another well-known favorite now found as standard dessert fare throughout Southern China.
Morton's Steakhouse first opened its doors on State Street in 1978 and now welcomes guests to its 70 worldwide locations. Morton's prides itself on quality and consistency and features prime-aged steak, fresh seafood, hand-picked produce, delicious appetizers and decadent desserts. Each guest is treated like a VIP, and Morton's strives to exceed expectations... whether enjoying 'Bar Bites' in the bar, a romantic dinner in the dining room or a business function in the private dining rooms.
Created as an oasis of peace and tranquility in the lives of guests, the Chinese-themed wellness sanctuary at the spa hotel in Beijing with a hair and beauty salon devotes 13 private rooms to a menu of massages and holistic treatments selected solely for their level of pampering and relaxation. Soothing music, hushed voices, indulgent body oils, and the soothing ministrations of fully-trained staff gently guide you through your sensory journey as you experience a selection of the most exquisite therapies known to Asia and Europe. Suitable for both men and women the 5th floor Serenity complex is the perfect place to re-awaken a more sensual side.
Peak physical fitness is a way of life for many guests and the Regent Beijing would not be complete without a state-of-the-art Health Club and Fitness Centre. Luxury facilities include a 25-metre indoor swimming pool for exercise and relaxation and a spacious Jacuzzi to help release the strains of a busy day. The very latest in top-quality Technogym exercise equipment is also on hand to help shrug off stress and burn calories while cross-trainer, running machines or exercise bikes are available as well as harmonising yoga sessions or an aerobics classes.