The hotel is an official residence for all official state visits and host to personalities from all over the world. It has served innumerable VIP guests and government heads at home and abroad.
The accommodation is located 7 km from the airport, 3 km from the railway station and 1 km from the China Export Commodities Fair.
The guest rooms of this hotel are located in Baiyun and Bihai Building, which surrounded by 100-year-old Ceiba trees and banyan trees. Bihai building was used to be Li Zongren's presidential palace in1949 and renewed in 2007. Blessed with the over 160-year-old tree, each room blends with traditional elegance and modern grandeur. Paintings on ancient traditional furniture and precious flora embody traditional culture of south China. Former US president Nixon and his wife, former Singapore Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew and other state leaders had stayed in the hotel.
After a busy day, guest can relax in the gymnasium or jog on the garden paths surrounding by old trees, or have fun in the billiards room and table tennis room. And can choose to take mental exercises in the cards and chess room or enjoy the sauna and massage. The beauty saloon attracts officials and celebrities to come for its good services.
The hotel has 30 restaurants including both Chinese restaurants and Western restaurants. They provide all kind of Chinese cuisines, such as Cantonese cuisine, Chiuchow Cuisine and Western Cuisines etc.
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