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House in a well-preserved old residence, The Orchid Hotel, Beijing is located in the historic Hutong area in the heart of Beijing, a 12-minute walk from Houhai Lake, a popular area filled with various bars and restaurants. It features free WiFi in all areas and free bicycles.

Orchid Hotel is 1.9 mi from The Forbidden City. Lama Temple is a 24-minute walk from this property. Guloudajie subway station is a 10-minute walk from this property. Both Beijing South Railway Station and Beijing West Railway Station can be accessed in 55 minutes' drive. It takes around 50 minutes by car to Beijing Capital International Airport.

Using natural elements as brick, cloth and wood, the rooms here will provide you with a flat-screen TV with a custom media system and air conditioning. There is also an electric kettle and a Chinese tea maker. Featuring a shower, private bathrooms also come with a hairdryer and a bathrobe. Detached from the main hotel property is the hotel's new Private Residences that offer the same amenities as the rest of the hotel.

Guests may chill out on the terrace, or take a small stroll in the ancient valley. Other facilities offered include ticketing service and a tour desk.

The hotel staff prepares fresh, hearty breakfast each morning for guests.

This is our guests' favorite part of Beijing, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

The Orchid Hotel - Old Town & Drum Tower has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jan 26, 2014

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Beijing, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Italian, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Gluten-free, Asian, American


Availability

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Room Type
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1 full bed
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1 king bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
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1 king bed
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1 sofa bed
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1 queen bed
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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • Hi! Do you do Daxing airport pick up?
    Hi!we do Airport pickups (Beijing Daxing International Airport PKD) are 400 RMB for a regular car, 500 RMB for a large van, and transfers returning to..
    Answered on 21 April 2021
  • hello, we are a family of 5 , 2 adults and 3 teenagers (13/16/17)... we see you have private residence for 5 but after reviewing your rooms we may pre..
    Dear Craig, Thanks for your interest in staying at The Orchid! Can you kindly give us your exact dates so that i can check availability and get back t..
    Answered on 17 November 2019
  • Do you accept foreigners from shanghai with valid visa and green code ?
    We accept foreigners from shanghai with valid visa and green code.
    Answered on 7 December 2020
  • Hello booking assistant.I have replied to the property owners question in response to my initial query but can't see any replies.
    Hello, We apologize for the inconvenience and delay. Can you please send us your inquiry again to us and we will try our best to help you out. Bayasa
    Answered on 10 March 2020
  • Hi, are you currently accepting international guests ?
    Hi. Thanks for the enquiry and sorry for the late reply. We accepts international guests, but only limited to those from low risk areas, or any who ha..
    Answered on 12 June 2022
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Hotel area info *
3 Restaurants On Site

    Toast

    Food: Mediterranean, Middle Eastern

    Open for: Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, High tea, Cocktail hour

    Furongji

    Food: Cantonese, Chinese

    Open for: Brunch, Dinner

    The bake shop

    Food: American

    Open for: Brunch, High tea

Amenities of The Orchid Hotel - Old Town & Drum Tower
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Bicycle rental
  • Cooking class
    Additional charge
  • Entertainment staff
  • Cycling
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Car rental
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Russian
  • Chinese

House rules

The Orchid Hotel - Old Town & Drum Tower takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 4 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

Guests are required to show a valid government-issued ID card or passport upon check-in.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property can only accept bookings from essential workers/permitted travelers on dates where such guidelines exist. Reasonable evidence must be provided on arrival. If it isn't provided, your booking will be canceled on arrival.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries on dates where such guidelines exist.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

It's not possible to stay at this property for coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about The Orchid Hotel - Old Town & Drum Tower

  • Room options at The Orchid Hotel - Old Town & Drum Tower include:

    • Double
    • Suite
    • Studio

  • The Orchid Hotel - Old Town & Drum Tower is 2 miles from the center of Beijing.

  • The Orchid Hotel - Old Town & Drum Tower offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Entertainment staff
    • Cooking class
    • Bicycle rental

  • The prices at The Orchid Hotel - Old Town & Drum Tower may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at The Orchid Hotel - Old Town & Drum Tower is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • The Orchid Hotel - Old Town & Drum Tower has 3 restaurants:

    • The bake shop
    • Toast
    • Furongji

  • Guests staying at The Orchid Hotel - Old Town & Drum Tower can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Italian
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free
    • Asian
    • American