Opened as a State Guesthouse in 1953, this iconic building provides a unique sense of place and time in a city that was China's capital throughout 13 dynasties.
The architecture is a harmonious blend of French and Sino-Russian inspiration plus local style. Sensitive renovation makes most of its spacious rooms, lofty ceilings, elegant moldings and art deco features. Located inside the city walls, within walking distance of the historic Bell and Drum towers and the Moslem Street adjacent to modern shopping and entertainment areas, the hotel has the best location for guests to experience the picturesque Xian.
Rooms & Suites
Luxurious 44 rooms and 27 suites, 24 hours butler service, Sofitel MyBed, pillow menu, coffee facility, free internet, high tech technology and luxurious bathroom, walk-in shower, stand alone bath, mirror TV, Hermes amenities, silk bathrobes and kimonos. The hotel has two Prestige Suites (98 m²), three Opera Suites (140 m²) and one superb split-level Imperial Suite (210 m² ) with garden and fountain views. All suites and some guestrooms have interconnecting doors making them ideal for family use.
Restaurants & Bars
Life is sweet at Dolce Vita! Enjoy the authentic Italian cuisines by the virtuoso Chef against the restaurant's perfect setting . Dolce Vita is also the breakfast venue for in-house guests. Its comfortable residential feel makes 1953 Lobby Lounge a comfortable and elegant gathering place for cocktails or afternoon tea. Louis XIII Bar is in partnership with Remy Martin, serves rare Louis XIII Fortress cognac and other Special Editions.
Meetings & Events
The convention center is the largest luxury hotel business venue in the region and includes a 1,100 square meter pillarless grand ballroom accommodating up to 1,000 people for cocktail receptions. The ballroom can be divided into three separate units.There are 21 meeting rooms that can accommodate from 20 to 250 people. The ballroom and all meeting rooms are equipped with high tech audiovisual equipment and simultaneous interpreting facilities.
The hotel offers legendary weddings in extravagant surrounding. With a spectrum of venues to choose from for events of all sizes beautiful gardens and hundreds of luxury guest rooms the hotel is a favorite for memorable Xian weddings.
The hotel Spa is tailored for hotel guests. It has three treatment rooms include one for couples, plus a traditional Chinese foot massage room.
Services & Facilities
Benefit from the array of luxurious leisure facilities and services at the Sofitel Legend Xian. The beautiful landscaped garden is an ideal setting for daily Tai Qi classes, while the photogenic Chinese pavilion is perfect for a pot of fragrant tea.