The Peninsula Beijing
Opened in 1989 in the central Wangfujing district of the Chinese capital, The Peninsula Beijing is undergoing an exciting transformation. Starting from mid-2016, the reinvigorated hotel will set spectacular new standards in design, luxury and comfort within easy access of Beijing’s finest attractions, shopping, dining and nightlife.
ROOMS & SUITES
The Peninsula Beijing has set the benchmark for luxury and opulence in one of the capital’s premier addresses. Sumptuously appointed rooms and suites epitomise the traditions of the hotel’s Chinese heritage. Exquisite details and materials in classic earth tones throughout are complemented with state-of-the-art, multi-media technology to provide guests with an unparalleled Peninsula experience.
Located on the 4th floor, Superior Rooms are richly appointed with historical references in a stylish, Asian setting. The streamlined furnishings have been designed with classic earth tones and subtle Chinese-accented décor imbuing the quintessential Peninsula ambience of comfort and luxury.
Celebrating The Peninsula’s Asian heritage, Deluxe Rooms are elegantly designed with classic earth tones imbuing each room with a relaxing and comfortable ambience. The streamlined furnishings have been designed with subtle simple lines reflecting traditional Chinese artistry with a contemporary twist.
GRAND DELUXE CITY
The warm and inviting Grand Deluxe Rooms are swathed in calming hues of russets, purples and gold. With the choice of king or twin bed configurations, the Grand Deluxe Rooms are perfect for spoiling yourself after a long day working or exploring the sights of Beijing. With a view overlooking the cityscapes of the capital, guests can indulge in the legendary Peninsula room service with a choice of drinks and delectable dishes. Relax into a sumptuous bed after a soothing soak in the bath with signature Peninsula Oscar de la Renta amenities or work in comfort at the oversized executive work desk with mood lighting and full connectivity.
The elegantly appointed Executive Suite has separate sleeping and living areas luxuriously decorated with deep woods, gold and earth tones. The living room has comfortable and elegant furnishings with dining and desk areas. The latest technological in-room innovations from the Peninsula’s Research and Development division include customised touch room controls and MP3/4 connectivity allowing guests to play their own music and videos through the hotel system on 42-inch plasma flat-screen televisions with CD/DVD players stocked with a comprehensive movie library. The luxurious bedroom has a dedicated seating area, flat-screen TV and sumptuous en-suite bathroom. Each suite also has a guest powder room.
Duplex Suites occupy the top floors of the hotel, and are fabulously appointed as penthouse city centre apartments with Chinese elements providing a light and airy contemporary ambience. Set over two floors, these suites have neutral tones accented with gold and mustards, and light hardwood floors with area rugs with contemporary Chinese motifs. Spectacular views of the city are a feast for the eyes through the double-height, floor-to-ceiling windows. Guests can fully relax in the homely residential feel of these duplex suites, where the tastefully appointed living room on the first level with its own powder room for added convenience is separated from the elegant and contemporary bedroom with an en-suite marble bathroom on the upper level accessed by an internal staircase.
Deluxe Suites provide an enchanting and unforgettable experience. The elegantly appointed living room boasts separate dining and desk areas luxuriously decorated with deep woods and gold tones. This opulent suite has a bedroom and a dedicated seating area fully equipped with customised touch room controls and MP3/4 connectivity, allowing guests to play their own music and videos through the hotel system on 42-inch plasma flat-screen televisions with CD/DVD players stocked with a comprehensive movie library. Each suite also features a lavish marble bathroom and a guest powder room.
The one-bedroom Beijing Suite offers guests the ultimate in urban luxury. Furnishings in the spacious living area feature noble gold upholstery and luscious timbers with rich hardwood floors and contemporary area rugs. Tasteful light fittings and lamps create a relaxing atmosphere for enjoying the state-of-the-art audio-visual offerings and highlight the elegant dining table that can seat four. The luxurious bedroom has an en-suite bathroom in the local rich red and beige marble unique to The Peninsula Beijing.
THE PENINSULA SUITE
Highly sought after by dignitaries and celebrities alike the huge Peninsula Suite marries traditional Beijing architecture with multi-media technology and luxurious Chinese styling. Its own internal private elevator linking directly to the lobby makes the suite much in demand for parties and launches. A full satellite kitchen with private entrance is connected to the dining room, enabling hotel chefs to unobtrusively prepare exclusive lunches and dinners à la minute, or the guest’s own chef to cook. The décor features a combination of grey brick walls, original stone framed windows, marble, slate and pine wood flooring, with an impressive collection of antiques and carefully selected fabrics, carpets and linen, plus advanced multi-media technology, all enhanced by subtle lighting and illumination throughout the suite. Filled with Chinese antiques and contemporary Asian art, the suite’s dining room can host 18 with ease.
The Peninsula Beijing has become a well-known landmark in Beijing since opening its doors in March 1989. Dining choices include Jing Restaurant (specialising in contemporary western cuisine with Asian accents), Huang Ting (offering dim sum, exquisite Cantonese cuisine and Beijing specialities) and Lobby Lounge and and Yun Bar & Lounge.
Based on a traditional nobleman’s house, Huang Ting recreates a genuine ‘hutong’ ambience. With an emphasis on seasonal offerings, prepared by award-winning Hong Kong chefs, the most popular offerings are exceptional Cantonese dim sum and classic regional dishes such as Szechuan chili prawns.
YUN BAR & LOUNGE
This rooftop bar sits high above the Chinese capital’s skyline, offering sweeping views of Wangfujing and Central Beijing and serving up exotic signature cocktails and an eclectic array of refreshing drinks to end the day. East meets West at Yun, from the décor, which fuses a minimalist, contemporary style with Oriental accents to a list of signature cocktails found nowhere else, including the ‘Shan Zha Martini’ or the ‘Beijing Emperor’. Feel on top of the world as Yun’s resident DJ Juliana Lima spins into the evening with her masterful selection of tracks.
At the touch of a button, your room can be transformed into a sophisticated private sanctuary after a long day. Select a movie from the hotel’s extensive DVD library and choose from an extensive menu that includes Cantonese, Italian, Continental, Asian and vegetarian options. A children’s menu is also available for those travelling with little ones.
SPA & WELLNESS
Traditional Chinese healing elements blend seamlessly with modern luxury at The Peninsula Spa for ultimate relaxation and tranquillity in the heart of Beijing. Unwind in the Thermal Suites and Crystal Steam Rooms, and refresh at the Ice Fountains and Lifestyle Showers. The chic and modern Fitness Centre houses the latest equipment by Life Fitness and a heated indoor swimming pool provides an oasis of light and warmth, even in the Capital’s coldest months.
THE PENINSULA SPA
The Peninsula Spa is a luxurious and tranquil sanctuary for body, mind and spirit at the heart of Beijing.
The Spa offers an exceptional collection of unique signature treatments which draw from a mélange of influences including Oriental, Ayurvedic and European philosophies, creating the ultimate spa experience and an immersion into the best of both worlds.
Traditional Chinese and contemporary elements blend seamlessly within The Spa’s 12 state-of-the-art treatment rooms, including two Private Spa Suites, steam rooms, sauna, a relaxation zone and an Oriental Tea Lounge. Unwind and detoxify in the Thermal Suites and Crystal Steam Rooms before you refresh with the Ice Fountains and Lifestyle Showers.
The Peninsula Beijing’s stylish Fitness Centre offers generous workout space and state-of-the-art equipment by Life Fitness.
The Fitness Centre is fully equipped with a wide range of cardiovascular and strength-training machines, each fitted with personal television monitors to keep you entertained and up to date during your workout. Maintain your regular routine or take advantage of the Fitness Centre’s expert personal trainers, who will help you achieve maximum benefit from your workout.
If you’re more inclined to a dip, The Peninsula Beijing’s heated indoor swimming pool is an oasis of light and warmth all year-round.
The crystal-clear water of The Peninsula Beijing’s indoor swimming pool, canopied by an elegant glass ceiling, provides an oasis of light and warmth all year round.
Guests are invited to take a refreshing swim or a healthy lap in the 18-metre pool, which is heated to 28 degrees celsius year round ensuring the utmost comfort for guests. Otherwise, simply enjoy the tranquil ambiance as you lie back on one of the plush surrounding deck chairs.
WEDDINGS AT THE PENINSULA
Weddings in China are a truly grand affair, often with extended family and friends congregating from far and wide to celebrate the joyous, once-in-a-lifetime occasion. For couples seeking utmost glamour and elegance on their big day, The Peninsula Beijing promises perfection in every detail, offering venues that range from extravagant to intimate, unsurpassed facilities and decadent feasts by the hotel’s team of five-star chefs.
MEETINGS & EVENTS
Getting off on the right foot is critical to a successful meeting or function. Booking one of The Peninsula Beijing’s wide range of flexible meeting and function facilities clearly sends two messages: firstly, that you mean business and secondly, that your staff and partners deserve the Capital’s most prestigious venue. Meeting consultants are available to assist and advise with every detail, from auspicious diary dates, venues and catering, to local business etiquette.
DISCOVER THE HOTEL
Located in the heart of the capital in a premier location for both business and leisure, The Peninsula Beijing offers guests an exceptional experience which embraces 5-star Peninsula service, fine dining, unique cultural programmes and other Peninsula signatures such as the renowned Afternoon tea, luxurious Rolls-Royce transportation and exquisite treatments at the Peninsula Spa.
The Peninsula Academy provides in-house guests with the chance to learn about and gain exposure to the uniqueness of Beijing. The rich culture of the capital and it’s hidden gems are highlighted in a variety of bespoke programmes including activities such as a once-in-a-lifetime helicopter tour of the Great Wall, a rickshaw Hutong tour, a kite making class at Tiananmen Square and many more.