Work on this hotel began in 1985 with construction, decoration, furnishing, outfitting and staff training. Since then the hotel has received more than half a million guests, the vast majority of whom have come from abroad. More than 20 foreign presidents or prime ministers and many more political figures and celebrities have stayed at the hotel. The air-conditioned establishment comprises a total of 561 guest rooms and welcomes its guests into a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out service, hotel safe, currency exchange facilities and a cloakroom. On-site facilities include lift access, a hairdressing salon, a disco, and dining options such as a cafe, bar, pub and restaurant. The hotel has a multi-functional hall for conferences, meetings and banquets, which has a capacity for 500 seated guests and can accommodate up to 800 people for receptions and meetings. In addition, this splendid room can provide simultaneous translation in five languages. WLAN Internet access is available for a fee and room and laundry services are provided. Guests arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the hotel car park.
This city and business hotel enjoys a convenient location: it is within 10 minutes' drive of the local train station and is just a 30-minute drive from the airport. The hotel also offers a complimentary shuttle bus to the airport.
The hotel has been freshly redecorated and features new concept rooms, which are the market leaders in the Shandong province for modernity and high-quality decor. The state-of-the-art rooms come in a range of categories, from standard rooms to deluxe rooms, suites, apartments, offices and, of course, a splendid Presidential Suite. The en suite bathrooms come with a bathtub/shower and a hairdryer. In-room amenities include double beds, a TV, broadband Internet access - which demonstrates the hotel's commitment to culture, environmental protection and technology - a minibar/mini fridge and tea and coffee making facilities. Air conditioning and central heating come as standard and safety deposit boxes also feature.
The hotel offers a variety of facilities and services, including a heated indoor swimming pool with a poolside snack bar for convenient refreshments. There is a sun terrace, a gym and weights room, a hot tub and an entertainment programme for adults. For a fee guests can make use of the sauna and steam room, can go bowling or play mini golf, or can indulge in a massage. Other entertainment options include billiards, a games room for cards, checkers and chess, karaoke facilities and two outdoor tennis courts. The nearby beaches are sandy and pebbled and rocky.
This establishment offers half-board, full-board and all-inclusive packages. It features 7 restaurants, including Chinese, Japanese, Korean, the traditional Muslim Donglaishun and western cuisine. A continental breakfast buffet is served daily and lunch and dinner are available from the buffets or from the set and á la carte menus.
The hotel accepts the following credit cards: American Express, MasterCard and VISA.