Aman Summer Palace

Beijing, China
Neighborhood: Summer Palace

Virtuoso Amenities for your stay  

For 2017

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Continental breakfast daily, for up to two in room guests
  • A 60 minute massage per room per stay
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
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PROPERTY SIZE: 51 rooms
ROOM STYLE: Classic
VIBE: Zen
Landmarks Local Immersion Wellness

Aman Summer Palace

Neighborhood: Summer Palace
Address:
1 Gongmenqian Street
Summer Palace
Beijing, Beijing 100091
China
Nearest Airport:
Beijing Capital Int. (PEK)
16 mi / 25 km

Hotel Features

At the Hotel

Features

  • 24-hour Security
  • Air Conditioning
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Business Center
  • Complimentary Parking
  • Conference Facilities
  • Culinary Program
  • Internet Access
  • Lounge/Bar
  • Multi-lingual Staff
  • Restaurant
  • Shopping
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Services

  • Babysitting Services
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Concierge Desk
  • House Safe
  • Laundry/Dry Cleaning/Pressing
  • Room Service
  • Room Service 24-hours
  • Salon
  • Turndown Service
  • Wakeup Calls
  • Wedding Services

Recreation

  • Bicycle Rental
  • Fitness Center
  • Jacuzzi/Whirlpool
  • Pool
  • Sauna
  • Spa

In Your Room

  • Bathrobes
  • Butler Service
  • Complimentary Coffee/Tea
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar

About Us

Adjacent to the East Gate of the Summer Palace grounds Aman at Summer Palace, Beijing, housed in a series of dwellings, most of which date back over one hundred years. Some of the original dwellings were used by guests of the Summer Palace awaiting an audience with the Empress Dowager Cixi at the turn of the twentieth century.Aman at Summer Palace, Beijing is a peaceful retreat from which to explore the many exciting faces of China';s capital.
Aman at Summer Palace, Beijing offers a variety of accommodation which pays homage to the traditional architecture of the Summer Palace, celebrating its courtyard architectural style. Suites surround an internal courtyard featuring an intricate latticework of pathways, separating formal gardens and trees.
The aesthetic references draw upon traditional materials and the architecture and design of the Ming Dynasty period. Floors are finished in Jin clay tiles which have been polished to achieve a deep lustre. The ceilings are mostly open to exposed wooden roof beams and structural columns.
Accommodations
Simple and redolent of the past, the Rooms and Suites feature traditional wooden screens and bamboo blinds, creating a mysterious sense of peeking through the veil of time to the romance of another era.
Aman at Summer Palace, Beijing offers several types of accommodation. Suites surround an internal courtyard crisscrossed by stately pathways separating formal gardens, and are shaded by bamboo and indigenous trees. Aesthetic references draw upon the region and the Imperial period, and furniture and accessories are crafted from traditional materials. Floors are finished in Jin clay tiles polished to a deep lustre, and ceilings are mostly open to exposed wooden roof beams and structural columns. Simple, elegant and redolent of the past, rooms and suites also feature traditional wooden screens and bamboo blinds, creating a mysterious sense of peeking through the veil of time to the romance of another era.
Courtyard Guestrooms- Most of the Courtyard Guestrooms feature king-size four-poster beds and Ming Dynasty-styled armoires. Bathrooms also feature twin vanities and separate shower and toilet facilities.
Suites- feature king-size beds, Ming Dynasty-inspired furniture and have a combined bedroom and living areas.All are furnished with daybeds, reading chairs and writing desks. Every suite has its own unique layout and orientation with roomy bathrooms featuring island bathtubs and separate shower and toilet areas.
Deluxe Suites- also showcase furniture inspired by the Ming Dynasty, and while some have a combined bedroom and living area, others have separate bedrooms. All feature king-size beds, daybeds, reading chairs and writing desks. Bathrooms are spacious, with twin vanities and free-standing island bathtubs. Adjacent to the bathing area is a dressing room that is furnished with two large Ming-style wardrobes.
Courtyard Suites- measuring 90 sq m, featuring king-size bed and separate bedroom and living area. All are furnished with daybeds, reading chairs and writing desks and the bathroom features a free-standing island bathtub.
Imperial Suite- The Imperial Suite comprises three separate pavilions: a private pavilion, a living/study pavilion and a formal pavilion. The private pavilion is the dominant structure within The Imperial Suite and is composed of a living area, a private dining area and a spa treatment room set around an enclosed courtyard. Adjacent to the reception room, which can be used for private meals, is a lounge featuring a series of drum stools, a tah bench and a coffee table. The bathroom includes a bathtub and two separate spaces with a dressing area in between. Each space contains a shower, toilet and dresser. The living/study pavilion is located along the western side of the private courtyard. The formal pavilion is a boardroom-style meeting room with seating for 18 people. This can also be used for private gatherings.
Cuisine
The Chinese Restaurant offers Peking duck and several imperial dishes, along with traditional Cantonese fare. The restaurant consists of nine different dwellings; three larger ones for the restaurant and six smaller ones to be used as private rooms. The restaurant is open for lunch and dinner.
The Courtyard Restaurants consist of two elegant dining rooms surrounding a tranquil reflecting pond. Each dining room is dedicated to a different cuisine. In Naoki, Chef Naoki Okumura serves original French Kaiseki, fare which combines the best of French techniques with a Japanese sense of artistry. Food is prepared in an open kitchen where the guests can enjoy the dishes preparation around a Japanese counter. Naoki is open for lunch and dinner. The Grill serves Western fare, specializing in a grilled-to-order selection of prime cuts of aged beef, lamb, game and fish. The Grill is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Both dining rooms are furnished with classic pieces of furniture in the style of the Ming Dynasty.
The Bar overlooks a peaceful traditional Chinese pond and garden, a quiet, private setting with relaxed seating. Within the bar area is a Cigar Room offering a wide selection of premium cigars. Beyond the pond is a Music Pavilion, where musicians perform in the afternoon and evening on warmer days.
Spa & Fitness and Entertainment Activities
The Spa at Aman at Summer Palace introduces a tranquil retreat of indulgence, rejuvenation and multi-sensory respite for the Aman guest. Imperial Chinese well-being techniques are seamlessly blended with modern wellness therapies, and administered by the expert hands of professionally-trained therapists. Nine self-contained double treatment rooms offer moments of blissful relaxation to restore balance and harmony of mind and body.
Fitness-consultants are available to help you enjoy the use of our 25m indoor lap pool, 300 square metre fitness-room with Techno gym equipment including Kinesis, and two squash courts. A juice bar is ready to serve healthy in-season fruit drinks.
Other facilities include a dedicated Pilates & Yoga Studio, Beauty and Hair Salon, Cinema, Table tennis and Aman Boutique bringing you the best of artcrafts and clothing.

Best of the Best

Housed in a series of historic dwellings adjacent to East Gate, Aman at Summer Palace is the perfect portal through which to experience China’s imperial past. The 51 guestrooms draw on a Ming Dynasty aesthetic, with polished Jin clay tiles, latticed woodwork and bamboo blinds. Four UNESCO World Heritage sites are accessible in the area, with the 260-year-old Summer Palace just steps away. Cap off a day of cultural exploration in the Aman Spa, then dine in any of the three on-site restaurants, offering traditional Cantonese, Western and Japanese cuisine.

Advisor Tip

Take a private hike on an empty, unrestored section of the Great Wall, followed by a specially arranged picnic at a villager’s home. –David Lowy Vancouver, British Columbia

Location

Address
1 Gongmenqian Street
Summer Palace
Beijing, Beijing 100091
China
Neighborhood
Summer Palace
Nearest Airport
Beijing Capital Int. (PEK), 16 Miles / 25 Kilometers

Guest Rooms & Suites

Guestroom

featuring Hollywood twin bed set up, located in our two-storey structures, measuring 38 sq m and have bathrooms featuring twin vanities and separate shower and toilet facilities. Upgrade to Courtyard Guestroom upon availability.

  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
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Courtyard Guestroom

measuring 39 sq m, featuring king-size beds, bathrooms with twin vanities and separate shower and toilet facilities. Upgrade to Suite upon availability.

  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
  • Slippers
  • Air Conditioning
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Suite

measuring 66 sq m and featuring king-size beds, Ming Dynasty-inspired furniture and a combined bedroom and living area. All are furnished with daybeds, reading chairs and writing desks. The spacious bathrooms feature free-standing island bathtubs. Upgrade to Deluxe Suite upon availability

  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
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Deluxe Suite

measuring between 63 to 78 sq m, featuring king-size bed or four-poster bed. Some have a combined bedroom and living area while others have separate bedrooms. All are furnished with daybeds, reading chairs and writing desks. The spacious Suite bathrooms feature free-standing island bathtubs. Upgrade to Courtyard Suite upon availability.

  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
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Courtyard Suite

measuring 90 sq m, featuring king-size bed and separate bedroom and living area. All are furnished with daybeds, reading chairs and writing desks and the bathroom features a free-standing island bathtub.

  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Non-Smoking
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Imperial Suite

comprises three separate pavilions: a private pavilion, a living/study pavilion and a formal pavilion. The private pavilion is the dominant structure within The Imperial Suite and is composed of a living area, a private dining area and a spa treatment room set around an enclosed courtyard. Adjacent to the reception room, which can be used for private meals, is a lounge featuring a series of drum stools, a tah bench and a coffee table. The bathroom includes a bathtub and two separate spaces with a dressing area in between. Each space contains a shower, toilet and dresser. The living/study pavilion is located along the western side of the private courtyard. The formal pavilion is a boardroom-style meeting room with seating for 14 people. This can also be used for private gatherings.

  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
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Family Suite (2 adjoining bedrooms)

Ideal for those travelling with children, the Family Suite combines a spacious Suite (with king-size bed) and a Courtyard Guestroom (with twin beds). Both rooms have their own en suite bathrooms with twin vanities and separate showers, while the larger Suite features an island bathtub.

  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
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Deluxe Pavilion (2 deluxe suites)

Situated within the same private south-facing pavilion, the Deluxe Pavilion combines a shared living area with two connecting Deluxe Suites. Each Deluxe Suite has a separate bedroom (with king-size bed) and living room (with daybed), while the en suite bathrooms feature twin vanities, a separate shower and toilet, and an island bathtub.

  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
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Traditional Courtyard

combines a Deluxe Pavilion (two Deluxe Suites with a shared living area) and two Courtyard Guest Rooms, all within the same private garden courtyard. Each Deluxe Suite has a separate bedroom (with king-size bed) and living room (with daybed), while the en suite bathrooms feature twin vanities, a separate shower and toilet, and an island bathtub. Each of the Courtyard Guest Rooms contains a king-size bed and daybed, with twin vanities and a shower in the bathroom.

  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Mini Bar
  • Safe
  • Slippers
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Facts & Policies

Facts
Experiences
Landmarks, Local Immersion, Wellness
Vibe Zen
Room Style Classic
Number of Rooms 51
Check-In Time 2:00 PM
Check-Out Time 12:00 PM
Early Arrivals & Late Departures

Early check in is subject to availability. To guarantee the early check in, an additional one room night charge will be applied.

Should the late checkout be requested for departing before 6pm, an additional half-room rate charge will be applied; after 6pm departure an additional full room rate will be charged.

Guaranteed Reservations & Deposits

Credit card details are required to guarantee the reservation.

Cancellation Policy

- In the event of late cancellation within 72 hours prior arrival, a 50% room charge penalty plus taxes would be applied.

- In the event of late cancellation within 48 hours prior arrival or no-show, a 100% room charge penalty plus taxes would be applied.

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Virtuoso Amenities for your stay  

For 2017

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Continental breakfast daily, for up to two in room guests
  • A 60 minute massage per room per stay
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
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