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InterContinental Beijing Beichen
Ranked #31 of 6,599 Hotels in Beijing
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Reviewed 13 August 2009

Room Amenities: The room is spacious, and so as the bathroom. The amenities in the room are nothing to criticize, nice mega Plasma TV, well-equipped executive work desk with stationery ….and more crucial is the housekeeper service, so courteous!

View: as Bird Nest & Water Cube are just around the corner, i.e. 5-10 mins walking distance, Beijing Contin. Beichen is the BEST choice if u wanna to explore these Olympics venues more~ nice view from my room window. Night scenic of Water Cube is so impressive!

One thing needs to mention is the security system of this hotel! Each hotel guest can only access to their own floor by using the digital hotel room card when they use the lift.

Location: the only drawback~ a bit far from the city centre, lets say 30 mins to downtown Wangfujing, Temple of Heaven, 20 mins to Sanlitun Street, etc~ but definitely convenient if u get on a taxi, fare is reasonable!

The last thing I would like to mention here and the most remarkable thing is the best concierge services they provided in which impress me a lot. Both my friends and I are very pleased and impressed by Lolita, Anson and Adam. Three of them are very cordial, sincere, along with knowledgeable of various tourist sites and nice restaurants. Not only giving appropriate recommendation of our travel itinerary, but also patient in answering our enquiries. They are indeed very customer-oriented, more specifically, attention to details. We are very glad to meet them in Intercontinental Beichen that makes our trip more memorable. Many thanks to three of you!

We’ll definitely stay here again if we visit Beijing in future!

  • Stayed: August 2009, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 3 August 2009

This hotel had the feel of a Four Seasons or similar. Very upscale, modern, elegant furnishings and first class service, with most of the very cordial and helpful staff speaking English well. The breakfast buffet can't be beat (pricey but worth it) with a wide selection of Asian and Western food of good quality. We booked through the website and the room, with breakfast was $150 per night. The room had all sorts of amenities beyond the usual bathrobes, slippers, etc. including a hot pot and french press and condoms in the bedside table. The large screen LCD tv had a good selection of English speaking stations. The bed was quite comfortable (unusual for China), lots of marble, and dark soothing color scheme. The fitness center was well equipped with a beautiful infinity pool. We didn't eat at any of the restaurants other than for breakfast. The only downside was that other than the Olympic Green across the street and the National Convention Center next door, there was nothing near by. We had to walk a ways to find a grocery store to get some snacks. NOTE: If you're attending a conference, make sure you're wanting to stay near the National Convention Center, not the Beijing International Convention Center as I was confused. The latter is a 30 minute hike across the Olympic park (which wasn't too bad and I wouldn't have wanted to stay at any of the hotels near it, the Crown Plaza adjacent to it was yuck).

  • Stayed: July 2009, travelled on business
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Reviewed 25 July 2009

We stayed in the Intercontinental Beijing Beichen for 6 nights in July 09. I was in Beijing for a conference and wanted to make some sightseeing, too.

The location of the hotel is good if you want to go to the convention centers. However, if you want to go to the city it is far away, you have to change the subway at lest 2 times.

We were upgraded to a king-size room with a view to the olympic stadium the bird nest. This was really nice, especially in the evening. The room is spacious, very clean and very nice, very well equipped with complementary tooth-brushes, comb, and office supplies. Nice bathroom, too. The bed is very comfy.

The service at the front desk and the concierge was very good, too. They recommeded us two restaurants which were really good and exactly what we had asked for.
The bar in the lobby is very nice with a good barkeeper. However, prices are ridiculous. For a small coke you pay almost 10$!

What we really disliked was the Chinese restaurant "Di". We had dinner there but only once since this was a very bad experience! The service was the worst I have ever had. The waitress was visibly annoyed to serve us dinner. When we ordered our menue she interrupted us and talked to other waitresses several times until we asked if we can continue our order. She had absolutely no interest in giving us a good service. On the top, prices for beverages were really ridiculous, for a small coke we paid 10$!! Food was ok, although nothing special. No wonder we were the only guests....

The breakfast buffet is big with lots of Chinese food such as dumplings and Chinese pasta. It looked good, but it was more a lunch than a breakfast buffet for my taste. There is also a section with a western-style breakfast. It looks really nice but it has nothing to do with good American or European bread or orange juice. We were astonished that an intercontinental hotel did not know how to serve some American or European breakfast. It tasted bad! So although it was included in our booking we did not have breakfast there very often.

For a business trip bring your own laptop. The business center is nice but internet is not complimentary, for every minute you pay 3 RMB. The connection is so slow that you need at least 10 minutes just to check your mails.

However, besides these two points the hotel is good. If you do not want to eat or drink something there and you need no internet, I absolutely recommend it!

  • Stayed: July 2009, travelled on business
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Reviewed 18 July 2009

Modern and classy hotel not too far from the airport. Facilities we found excellent with a large double bedroom and marble bathroom. The breakfast to satisfy many cultures was second to non I have eaten in Asia. Would always return to this hotel especially if you need to travel to the airport for an early flight.

  • Stayed: July 2009, travelled on business
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Thank fhsfhs
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Reviewed 21 May 2009

The hotel is pretty much brand new, as it only opened during the Olympics. However, it is a bit far from the action, and it takes about 45 minutes to 1 hour by subway to the city center. The room is spacious, and the bathroom got a nice bath. The flatscreen TV is nice too!!
In general, if you do not mind the travelling, it is a good hotel with decent price. It is cheaper than the same quality hotel in the city centre.

  • Stayed: March 2009, travelled on business
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Reviewed 28 April 2009

I have stayed in many hotels but this is by far the best by far. i come to China on average once every 2 months and I have tried for 2 years to find a fabulous hotel. And here it is. The staff are incredible - friendly and caring and very knowledgeable. I love staying here as I feel like it is a home away from home - something that is not easily achieved in any hotel. The rooms are large very comfortable, very attractive and as a business traveller that is essential. I not only recommend you stay here but insist on it! Although some distance from the shopping area of Wangfujing the quiet streets at night more than make up for it and it is only a 30 min cab ride to Wangfujing. There are great restaurants only 5-10 mins away. I love this place and have now ensured all my colleagues stay here. This is my 6th stay and I would not contemplate staying anywhere else.

  • Stayed: April 2009, travelled on business
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Thank sandymacc
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Reviewed 7 April 2009

He stayed at this First Class hotel in March on a holiday through China.

We read the reviews on here and decided to stay.

The hotel was amazing - great facilities - awesome friendly and professional service.

Food amazing - amenities amazing - the pool and spa areas first class.

I have attached some pictures of the pool and also some dishes we has in the Chinese restuarant at the hotel. The Chef and staff were so helpful and the food was the best Chinese I have eaten anywhere!

The rooms are very large and the bathroom is awesome.

A nightly turn down service will suprise you!

Make sure you say hi to "Vince" in the buffet area - very helpful and a great source of information.

Nearly forgot - the Birds Nest and Olympic venues are across the road!

  • Stayed: March 2009, travelled with friends
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Additional Information about InterContinental Beijing Beichen

Address: Building4 No.8 Yard, Beichen West Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100105, China
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Region: China > Beijing > Olympic Village
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#21 Spa Hotel in Beijing
#30 Luxury Hotel in Beijing
#33 Business Hotel in Beijing
#54 Romantic Hotel in Beijing
#150 Best Value Hotel in Beijing
Price Range: £113 - £296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — InterContinental Beijing Beichen 5*
Number of rooms: 337
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
InterContinental Beijing Beichen is conveniently interconnected with the China National Convention Center (CNCC), one of Asia’s largest convention center. Beijing International Convention Centre (BICC), the Olympic Forest Park, National Olympic Stadium and China National Tennis Center are all within walking distance from the hotel while the business centers of Zhongguancun Science & Technology Park, Shangdi Hi-tech Zone, Wangjing, Tsinghua University and Peking University can be reached in a short drive. The hotel is only 30 minutes from Beijing Capital International Airport and 25 minutes from CBD. The hotel combines sophisticated meeting infrastructure, restaurants & lounges and relaxation options with comfortable and spacious rooms to perfectly cover the needs of international and local meeting & exhibition delegates (MICE) and business travelers. Easy access to Beijing’s historical sightseeing spots, such as the Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square, Great Wall and the Summer Palace, as well as the amazing view of the blue Water Cube, make it a preferred venue to combine business and leisure. Galaxy Hall offers one-stop exclusive customized service including meeting, dining and recreations. With all over 350sqm, it has a capacity of more than 100 participants, immersing themselves in the tour of each professional field, together with the panoramic Olympic view through french window. Recreation room provides attendees with upscale KTV equipment, 75 inches home theatres to fully relax mind and soul. ... more   less 
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