Waldorf Astoria Beijing

Introduction: Rich Chinese tradition and modern affluence flawlessly combine at Waldorf Astoria Beijing. This distinctive hotel is in the heart of the Wangfujing area near popular shopping, dining and nightlife attractions.

Oriental charm meets contemporary luxury at Waldorf Astoria Beijing. From the sleek and stylish lobby to the opulent bathrooms, you’ll find a unique blend of modern elegance, rich Chinese heritage and legendary Waldorf service. Our location …

Above information is how the hotel presents itself on their website.
Below is my experience based on a one-night stay at the property.

My arrival experience: Professional welcome from the American receptionist before being escorted to the room.

What I loved: The feeling of a well-managed hotel in all areas.

What about the food: Due to early departure, I didn’t have a chance to try their breakast. Instead, I had a great lunch at Brasserie 1893 with attentive service. Good vegetables from the local market. It is an expensive restaurant, but the food is great and you will forget that you are in China.

What about the service: Attentive service at the restaurant. Mixed experience with front desk. Some were top professional like the American receptionist, while others could need more training.

What about the rooms:Beautiful modern rooms with comfortable beds, flatscreen Tv’s, separate sitting area and separate shower from the bathtub in the bathroom.

Number of rooms: 176.

Website: www.waldorfastoria.com

Type of property: City hotel.

Location: Beijing, China.

Facilities: Swimming pool, gym, spa,

Complimentary internet: Yes, which is unusual for hotel within the Hilton family. High-speed and


My overall impression: Great experience.