The hotel is located within the 2nd Ring Road where Guang'anmennei Street and Xuanwumen Street meet. It is in the heart of the international media avenue, within close proximity of the Forbidden City, Tian'anmen Square, China's National Grand Theatre and other landmarks. The neighbourhood includes Financial Street, Xidan, SOGO and Temple of Heaven as well as other popular business districts and tourist spots. Adjacent to the China Mobile Building and major banking network points, such as Beijing Bank and Xuanwumen subway station, the hotel offers an excellent business environment and convenient transport links. Tianjin is located approximately 110 km away. This business hotel, built in 2007, follows the conceptual design of the United States WATG Corporation, taking 'jewels' as the theme and integrating fashionable style with Chinese elements. It is equipped with modern business and conference facilities and consistently offers 'Oriental culture with a perfect integration of international-standard services'. It is one of the most luxurious business hotels of south Beijing. The hotel has 329 rooms, including 15 luxury suites, two new century suites and one presidential suite. The hotel offers views of the old Beijing streets and a broad landscape. The 17-storey, air-conditioned building offers a terrace, lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out service, hotel safe, currency exchange facilities, cloakroom, lift access and newspaper stand. The hotel also features a hairdressing salon, café, bar and restaurant. Internet access and a car park are also available. The rooms are en suite and equipped with a shower/bathtub, hairdryer, double or king-size bed, direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV and Internet access. An ironing set, individually regulated air conditioning and a safe are also included.