The Jiaolou business Hotel lies opposite the corner tower of the Forbidden City. It is surrounded by Jingshan Park Beihai Park and other famous scenic spots and is just 6 km from the Temple of Heaven. Tianjin can be reached in some 90 minutes by car and is a total of 80 km away. Established in 2006 this 3-storey hotel comprises 50 guest rooms and suites. The business establishment is fully air-conditioned and welcomes its guests into a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out service and currency exchange facilities. There is a restaurant on site and room and laundry services are provided with the latter incurring a fee. Guests arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the nearby car park. The standard rooms measure 25 m² in size and all rooms offer computers for all business needs. Other amenities common to all the accommodation units include LCD TVs with satellite/cable channels international and domestic direct dial telephones broadband Internet access safes and minibars. The en suite bathrooms come with a shower and hairdryer and other facilities include double/king-size beds tea and coffee making facilities an ironing set and individually regulated air conditioning and heating. The hotel serves breakfast lunch and dinner.