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Waldorf Astoria Opens in Beijing

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Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts’ international expansion continues with the opening of second Waldorf Astoria hotel in China.

Waldorf-Astoria-BeijingAn expression of its unique location, the new Waldorf Astoria Beijing features 176 luxuriously appointed guest rooms and suites, three unique restaurants, including Peacock Alley, Brasserie1893 and Zijin Mansion, 796 square meters of function meeting space, a spa and fitness center with heated indoor swimming pool. The hotel is operated by Hilton Worldwide and owned by China Oil & Foodstuffs Corporation (COFCO).

Waldorf Astoria Beijing is located in the heart of the city on the former site of Xianliang Temple, which was the permanent residence of Li Hongzhang, the first Chinese guest to stay at the iconic Waldorf Astoria New York. Li's visit held great political, economic, and cultural significance within China. The hotel is just 27 kilometers from Beijing International Airport, 2.5 kilometers from Beijing Railway Station and is within walking distance of the Dengshikou Subway Station. Guests of the hotel have convenient access to the shopping malls, central business district and historic landmarks, such as the world renowned Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square.

The hotel joins Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund as the brand's portfolio expands in China. Members of Hilton HHonors, the guest loyalty program of Hilton Worldwide's ten distinct brands, are able to earn and redeem points for their stay. To mark its opening, the hotel is offering Hilton HHonors members an extra 5,000 bonus points per stay on the best available rate through stays completed between April 1 to August 31, 2014. Waldorf Astoria Beijing is located at 5-15 Jinyu Hutong, Dongcheng District, Beijing, China.
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