|Description||Location. The Marco Polo Parkside Beijing hotel is located in the Chaoyang District of Beijing, China. This property stands one kilometer from the Beijing National Main Stadium and the Beijing Olympic Village, site of the 2008 Summer Olympics. The Forbidden City and The Great Wall are positioned near the hotel. |
Hotel Features. Contemporary glass and stone define the hotel's architectural style. The property's dining venues include Café Marco that serves international buffets and à la carte menu selections. The Chinese Restaurant specializes in Shanghainese fare while The Korean Restaurant showcases authentic Korean cuisine. The Lobby Lounge prepares specialty coffees, spirits and offers an extensive wine list. Function facilities include the 500 square meter Grand Ballroom, the 380 square meter Junior Ballroom, and 12 smaller rooms. The full service spa and fitness center houses massage treatment rooms, an indoor pool, a spa tub, steam rooms and relaxation lounges. A gym contains cardiovascular and weight training equipment, and offers daily aerobics, yoga and tai chi classes.
Guestrooms. This high rise hotel offers 315 modern guestrooms that reflect neutral color schemes and sophisticated style. Beds are draped beneath duvets and topped with down pillows. All accommodations are equipped with wireless and dial up Internet access, and cable television. Room amenities include minibars and in room safes. Private bathrooms boast contemporary fixtures and separate bathtubs.
Expert Tip. The Great Wall awaits exploration a short distance from the hotel. Day tours are made all the more appetizing with treat filled picnic baskets prepared by the hotel's chefs.