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Mandarin Oriental Wangfujing

Last updated: 30 December, 2023

If the sky’s the limit this is Beijing’s best luxury hotel, offering priceless views of the Forbidden City and palatial guest rooms equipped with every luxury imaginable, from grand four-poster beds to Dyson-branded hairdryers.

Built from the ground up in 2018, it’s a small hotel by Beijing standards (around 70 rooms) which means service always feels warm and personal. The Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square are both comfortably walkable from the hotel’s front door, making it a great location for first-timers to the city.

A see-and-be-seen cocktail bar and steakhouse share a glam terrace with killer Forbidden City views.

Surrounding area

The Mandarin Oriental is on the quieter side of Wangfujing Dajie, a pedestrianised shopping avenue that attracts legions of Chinese tourists year-round.

The property shares the same building as WF Central, a glam mall home to big name boutiques and lots of restaurants – everything from upscale Peking duck to U.S. import The Cheesecake Factory.

The area is well-served by subway stations, and it’s relatively easy to pick up a taxi from the front entrance.


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General amenities

Key facilities

Airport transfers*
Beach: None
Fitness centre
Fitness classes
Golf course
Hot tub
Kids club
: On-site *
Pool (adults only)
Pool (indoor)
Pool (outdoor)
Pool (kids)
Tennis courts

Food & drink

All inclusive
Kids menu
Restaurant on-site
Self catering
Additional charge

Room amenities

Room types


Room facilities

Air conditioning
Flat screen TV
Hot tub (private)
Pool (private)
Tea & coffee making facilities

Bedding options

2+ bedrooms
3+ beds
Connecting rooms
Rollaway/sofa bed

Destination guides


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  • Beijing, China

Close up of rooftops of the Beautiful red and blue coloured Hall of Prayer for Good Harvests in Beijing

Destination guide

China’s vibrant capital captives with its unique melding of ancient wonders, bustling hutongs and modern architecture – the food ain’t bad either. Top of the bill are the Forbidden City, the marvellous palace of China’s greatest Emperors – and the extraordinary Great Wall of China.