This hotel is located in the city centre, next to the Forbidden City and east of Jingshan Park and Beihai Park. To the east of the hotel, guests will find Wu Si Avenue and the site of the former East Royal Root Park. The hotel is about 1.5 km from Tiananmen Square, a 5-minute drive from Wangfujing Avenue and a 10-minute drive from the railway station. The airport is 40 minutes away by car. Renovated in 2007, this city hotel has a primitive yet elegant appearance. It features square architecture and comprises a total of 64 suites of various types, including the honoured guest suite, luxury suite, business suite, single room, standard room and 3-person room. The hotel is fully air-conditioned and features a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out service. Facilities include a hotel safe, lift access, newspaper stand, hairdressing salon and a casino. The hotel has an advanced business centre with two meeting rooms, one large and one small, as well as a multi-functional hall and integrated service establishments. There is an on-site café, bar and restaurant, as well as a games room. Room and laundry services are provided (fees apply), and the hotel offers a bike hire service. Guests arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the hotel's private car park (parking fees apply). With all these services on offer, the hotel is perfect for everyone, business travellers, families on holiday, art enthusiasts and guests looking for great shopping and entertainment venues. The en suite rooms each come with a hairdryer, direct dial telephone, LCD flat-screen TV with satellite/cable channels, complimentary Internet access, minibar, tea and coffee making facilities, an iron and ironing board and a safe. The rooms feature either double or king-size beds. Centrally regulated air conditioning and central heating are standard features.