With its superb location in the heart of a commercial shopping district the Wangfujing Grand Hotel is only 5 minutes away from Tiananmen Square the Forbidden City and many banks shopping centres and government and office buildings. This city business hotel comprises a total of 405 elegantly furnished rooms and suites spread over a 14-storey building and offers top amenities. The air-conditioned hotel has a lobby with a 24-hour reception and check-out service a hotel safe currency exchange facilities a cloakroom and lift access. A hairdressing salon a café a bar and a restaurant are also available. Business guests will appreciate the business centre with its wide range of facilities and personalised services which is available from early morning until late evening so that guests may conduct business around the globe without leaving the hotel. Further amenities include Internet access a car park and for a fee room and laundry services. Each of the rooms and suites affords luxury and privacy. Most of the well-appointed rooms overlook the Forbidden City or Wangfujing Avenue. All rooms come equipped with broadband Internet access and international satellite TV. Additionally they have a private bathroom with a shower/bathtub and a hairdryer a double bed a radio a minibar/fridge air conditioning and a safe. The gym facilities (for an additional fee) include treadmills exercise bikes and a universal weight machine and after their work-out guests can relax in the sauna and steam bath (charges apply to both). There is an indoor swimming pool (for a fee) located on the B1 floor which is the largest swimming pool in the Wangfujing area and provides an ideal place to exercise and relax. The hotel also features an equipped beauty salon with imported cosmetics. Pool/snooker is available as well as an entertainment programme for adults. The Mandarin Restaurant serves guests the best of 'Guan Fu'(Imperial Mandarin) cuisine a famous royal Chinese cuisine with a history dating back more than 100 years. The lobby bar is quickly becoming a favourite meeting place for hip artists busy executives and sophisticated shoppers. It offers an excellent selection of fine coffees teas and interesting new world wines as well as a light snack menu and everybody's favourites - cookies. Guests may select their breakfast from a buffet and the midday and evening meals are available either in buffet form from a set menu or à la carte.