Qingdao is one of the major touristic destinations in China with plenty of accommodation; here you’ll find some of the best hotels in the city, covering all budgets. Just remember to book in advance as this hotels get fully booked quite fast specially during the Qingdao International Beer festival.
If you are looking for more general tips about booking hotels in China, you should take a look at this article.
Reviews of Luxury Hotels (5 Star) in Qingdao
Qingdao Sea View Garden Hotel
The Qingdao Sea View Garden Hotel is a luxurious hotel with 204 guestrooms, located in the Shinan area of Qingdao. All the guest rooms are spacious and well-equipped with modern facilities, catering to singles, doubles, and big families. Because the property is located just across the beach front, some of the rooms offer beautiful sea views through the large windows. In addition to this, it features four dining options serving western dishes to Cantonese and local dishes. The outdoor restaurant has BBQ and live performance to make your evenings even better at the hotel. Pamper yourself at the salon or get a relaxing massage at the spa or take a soothing swim in its indoor or outdoor pool, the hotel has plenty to make your stay memorable. By staying at the hotel you will get services and facilities like tennis court, kids club, children’s playground, car park, valet parking, games room, and facilities for disabled. The stay at the hotel gets even more convenient with English speaking staff, who takes every little effort to fulfill your need. Stay connected with friends, family or colleagues always as the hotel provides you with free Wi-Fi access throughout the property. You can reach popular attractions in a few minutes as the Qingdao Polar Ocean World is 2.6 km away while the Book City is only 1.8 km away from the hotel. Qingdao Liuting International Airport is located at a distance of 22.7 km.
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This article is a practical guide to visit Qingdao. Here what you’ll learn:
- Why Qingdao is one of the most famous cities in China;
- How to get to Qingdao;
- Where to stay in Qingdao;
- What is the best time to visit Qingdao;
- What to do and visit in Qingdao.
Why Qingdao is one of the most famous cities in China?
Qingdao (青岛) is a coastal city located in the East of Shangdong province. After Shanghai and Tianjin, Qingdao is the third most important port in China and its nearly eight million inhabitants enjoy one of the highest living standards in China. [Read more…]