Most above-average hotels in Beijing have English-speaking staff. Our top Beijing hotels for 2017 are sorted by area:
trendy nightlife area and close to Beijing's main gay scene
central district with shops & famous sights including the Forbidden City and Tian'anmen Square
business and finance centre and home to many skycrapers and luxury hotels
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This central area in Chaoyang District is renowned for its stylish bars and nightclubs, popular with expats and locals. Many gay venues are located in this neighbourhood – a convenient base for exploring Beijing.
7.5 Good - based on 649 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Near Sanlitun Bar Street. Great for the gay nightlife. Popular choice. Free WiFi.
The stylish A Hotel is located right at the Workers’ Stadium, close to the Sanlitun nightlife, shops and restaurants, within walking distance of Alfa gay bar and the popular Destination gay dance club.
The hotel features all the amenities you’d expect, and more – the Superior Fashion Room, for example, is equipped with a bathtub in the centre of the room!
Excellent staff and value for money has made A Hotel a consistently popular choice on Travel Gay Asia.
7.9 Good - based on 132 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Great value. Apartment style. Easy access to gay nightlife. Free WiFi.
Great-value, modern European-styled studios and apartments with free WiFi, flat screen TV, dining area, kitchen with stove and washing machine.
Perfect for a long-term stay. The hotel’s friendly and helpful service, excellent value for money and convenient location make it a popular choice.
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Located northeast of city centre, Dongcheng District covers the Forbidden City, Tian’anmen Square, Beijing Central Station and Wangfujing shopping street. These hotels are close to the Sanlitun Street nightlife and gay scene.
8.3 Very Good - based on 1514 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Excellent value. Near the Forbidden City. Popular choice. Free WiFi.
A perfect choice if you want to stay close to the famous Forbidden City. Hotel Kapok is just 10 minutes from the Wangfujing shopping district. The Tian’anmen Dong subway station is within walking distance.
Each stylish guest room offers with views of the city or the courtyard, free WiFi, soundproofing, flat screen cable TV and tea & coffee maker. There is a decent gym, a restaurant and bar onsite.
Gay guests are warmly welcome, and English-speaking staff are happy to help you with tours and ticketing arrangements.
7.6 Good - based on 2766 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Popular choice. Excellent central location & value for money. Free WiFi.
The popular Days Inn Forbidden City is just a short walk from Tian’anmen Square, Wanfujing Street and other attractions. Destination gay dance club is also nearby.
This good-value hotel offers a courtyard-style setting, with non-smoking and handicapped-accessible rooms available. All rooms feature flat screen cable TV, tea/coffee-making facilities, safe and free, high-speed WiFi.
The friendly staff at the tour desk can help organise sightseeing activities. There is an onsite restaurant, and in-room dining is offered.
8.6 Very Good - based on 1349 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Very central. Close to metro station. Free WiFi.
Its prime location and excellent value for money make the Park Plaza Wangfujing one of the most popular hotels in central Beijing.
This modern hotel is very close to Dengshikou metro station (Line 5), with easy access to Tian’anmen Square, a wide range of shops and the gay nightlife.
Guest rooms feature free high-speed internet, large windows, satellite TV, work desk and tea & coffee maker. Room service is available 24 hours. There are 3 restaurants onsite, and a gym if you need a quick workout.
7.9 Good - based on 670 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Central location. Excellent value for money. Free WiFi.
The budget-friendly Beijing 161 is located in a quiet, low-rise neighbourhood (hutong) and just a 2-minute walk from DongSi subway station allowing easy access to attractions and transport links.
The rooms are simply furnished with lots of lighting and feature private bathroom, air conditioning, cable TV and free WiFi. Friendly and English-speaking staff.
The hotel is about a 10-minute walk to the famous Wanfujing Street shopping area and a 10-minute drive to Tian’anmen Square and Jingshan Park.
7.7 Good - based on 2054 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Convenient location. Modern facilities. Value for money. Free WiFi.
The Novotel Beijing Xinqiao enjoys a convenient location, close to the subway station and within 10 minutes to the New World Shopping Mall and the gay bars and massage spas around Sanlitun Bar Street.
The hotel has excellent facilities – 6 restaurants, a 24-hour gym and hot spring spa. Guest rooms have satellite TV, free WiFi and large work space.
The nearby Chongwenmen subway provides fast access to Beijing’s top attractions including the Wangfujing Street and Tiananmen Square.
7.6 Good - based on 130 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Budget choice. Central location. Next to subway station. Free WiFi.
Affordable and central. Spring Time Hostel is located next to the Dongsi suway station, a 20-minute walk from The Forbidden City and Tian’anmen Square and a short drive from Wangfujing shopping area.
The hostel offers 30 clean and simple rooms with free WiFi, flat screen TV, air conditioning and electric kettle. Shared rooms are available.
Luggage storage and bike rentals and tour services are available at the 24-hour front desk. Plenty of local restaurants are nearby.
Located east of the city centre and south of Sanlitun Bar Street, Beijing CBD is the primary area of finance, media and business services and home of many 5-star hotels. A great base from which to explore Beijing.
8.1 Very Good - based on 615 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Great for shopping. Value for money. Convenient location Free WiFi.
Jianguo Hotel ticks all of our boxes. This excellent-value hotel features 6 dining options, an indoor pool, a gym, a spa – all set within a beautiful landscaped garden.
Guest rooms are non-smoking and feature modern décor, flat screen TV, work desk and free WiFi. The staff are attentive and can speak English.
The hotel is located in the heart of Beijing’s Central Business District, close to Forbidden City and Tian’anmen Square, and just a few minutes’ walk from Yonganli subway station.
7.7 Good - based on 313 Agoda reviews
Why this hotel? Central location. Contemporary style. Great dining. Free WiFi.
Great for sightseeing. the modern Pentahotel is located in Beijing’s Business District, next to New World Shopping Mall and just a short walk from the Chongwenmen subway station.
There are over 300 stylishly designed rooms, each with a 37″ flat screen TV, free WiFi and oversized windows. The hotel has its own gym, a trendy bar, lobby lounge and restaurant.
Pentahotel is surrounded by shops, dining choices and attractions. Tian’anmen Square and the popular Wangfujing shopping street can be reached in 10 minutes by car.