Airport hotels don’t have to be practical and boring. It can be as stylish as you wish, at least London-based hotel group Langham Hotels International thinks so. It has chosen Beijing Capital Airport as the site for its fifth hotel in mainland China.
Touted as the first lifestyle airport hotel in Beijing, Langham Place, Beijing Capital Airport, is scheduled to open on August 16. Located next to the airport’s third terminal building, it has 372 stylish rooms, each of which is equipped with TV, WiFi, and state-of-the-art technology including IP phone with color display and iPOD sound system.
Those who enjoy exotic food will be happy to spend time at the hotel’s restaurant, The Place, which serves cuisines from around the world.
Another highlight of the hotel is the independent gallery which features contemporary works from local artists.
“We are not just creating a convenient stopover hotel but one of the most fun places to be in the capital of the world’s largest nation.” said General Manager Mark Francis. “We aim to make staying at the airport in Beijing an exciting thing to do!”
photo courtesy of langham hotels