Established in 1900s, the Raffles Beijing Hotel (Beijing Fandian Laifushi) has played witness to many of Beijing's most significant social and political events. It is located at the crossroads of Chang'an Avenue (Chang'an Jie) and the shopping district of Wangfujing, one of the city's most prestigious addresses and just a heartbeat away from the historic Forbidden City and Tian'anmen Square. Faithfully restored, its commanding French-Oriental fa?ade is an icon of Beijing's historical heritage. This hotel features 171 tastefully appointed rooms, four distinctive restaurants and bars, five well-equipped banquet venues and a large lobby adorned with a procession of graceful arches.
Raffles Beijing hotel provides nothing but elegance and exclusivity, and its luxurious guestrooms and suites are no exception. Tastefully adorned with intricate oriental details and French savoir-faire, this hotel offers an exclusive abode for discerning travelers. Nine of the 171 rooms at Raffles Beijing Hotel have been named after glamorous personalities who were associated with the hotel in its early heydays.
Described as one of the best hotels in the world by both Condé Nast Traveler (U.S.) 2011 and Condé Nast Traveller (U.K.), the hotel's elegant French fine-dining restaurant Jaan was also recognised in Condé Nast Traveler's Hot Tables 2007.
Guests can dine in a variety of restaurants, offering Asian, French, Italian, and Western cuisine.
Business travelers are well suited to this Beijing hotel, and may use its fully equipped business function and conference rooms.
After a long day guests can unwind in the steam room or sauna, take a dip in the indoor pool, work out in the fitness center, or relax in the drawing room.