“Hard to fault this exquisite hotel, a candidate for best in Beijing. It’s located around the corner from the Summer Palace – parts of the hotel date to the 19th century. The big rooms are superbly appointed, and contained in a series of picture-perfect pavilions set around courtyards.”
“The Aman knows imperial luxury. The resort is a period Qing Dynasty structure of crisscrossing courtyards, halls and suites, unfolding symmetrically like a miniature Forbidden City.”
“The epitome of blissful indulgence, this luxury hotel is spread out across a series of carefully renovated ancient Qing Dynasty courtyards—it even has its own private entrance to the Summer Palace.”
Featured as Fodor’s Choice in Beijing.
Just staying at this Beijing hotel is a great dive into Chinese culture. Sitting on Kunming Lake, the Aman at Summer Palace selection of housing includes heritage-imbued dwellings that were once used by guest awaiting an audience with the Empress. Tucked away from the noise of the city, it is only a few steps away from the East Gate. A tribute to the past, all the rooms and suites reflect the tradition courtyard styles of the neighboring Summer Palace.
The luxurious rooms are surrounded by tranquil gardens and planted pathways. They have lofted ceilings, which feature exposed wooden beams and floors finished in Jin clay tiles. The en suite bathrooms are generously styled with free standing island bathtubs. From the variety of room types to choose from, each offers a serene atmosphere of timelessness. A stay at this hotel will make anyone feel like royalty.
Just beyond the gates of the Amen Summer Palace is one of the world’s richest delves into exotic cultures. Beijing is home to six UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The Great Wall, the Forbidden City and the Temples of Heaven are only a few of the great attractions to be found near this hotel.
— 51 rooms
— Constructed in the 18th century
— Traditional courtyard style
— Free WiFi
— Bar and lounge
— Room service
— Wedding and honeymoon accommodations available
— Family friendly (kids under 12 years stay free)
— Parking available
— Swimming pool
— Rooftop terrace
— Access for disabled guests
— Private cinema
— In-room climate control
— Laundry services available
— Fitness center
— Business Center
— Spa services
— Tickets and tours assistance
— Bicycle rental and boat tours nearby
— Minimum check in age is 18 years old
1 Gongmenqian Street, China, 100091