The hotel is located in the heart of the Haidian District. It is surrounded by office buildings in Zhong Guan Cun and 73 universities, including Beijing University and Qinghua University, as well as 232 nearby institutes. It is also close to Jingchang Highway and with easy access to the Summer Palace, Ming Tombs and the Great Wall. Tiananmen Square is only 30 minutes' drive away, and Beijing Airport is 40 minutes' drive away.The air-conditioned hotel was designed by famous American architects and built in 2008, offering 349 rooms. Guests may enjoy the excellent view of the unique architecture through the Sightseeing Elevator. The hotel has a grand ballroom, function room, auditorium room and 5 different-sized meeting rooms, which can accommodate meetings, parties, banquets and conferences. The grand ballroom has the capacity to hold 300 people for a banquet and 600 people for meetings. The hotel also features a lobby with 24-hour reception, hotel safe, currency exchange facilities, cloakroom, lift access, hairdressing salon, bar, disco and restaurant. Room service, laundry service and a car park are available for a fee.The hotel offers deluxe and comfortable rooms. Guests can enjoy the view of not only the bustling modern Beijing, but also the last remaining agricultural field within the city. Each room has shower, bath, hairdryer, double bed, satellite/cable TV, Internet access, safe, minibar and air conditioning/central heating as standard features.The beauty salon, gym and indoor swimming pool are equipped with the latest facilities and are staffed by highly trained professionals. Services available include hair styling, manicure, massage and aerobics classes. There is also a sauna available, and guests may play table tennis or pool/snooker for a fee.