Surrounded by 10, 000 sq m (11, 960 sq yd) of lush subtropical garden, the Dongfang hotel (Dongfang Bin Guan) is a luxurious 5-star hotel located by the Yuexiu Park Metro Station at the foot of Yuexiu Hill and adjacent to Liuhuahu Park which encloses Liuhua Lake, making this Guangzhou hotel a perfect starting point for scenic and relaxing strolls. In addition, the Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport, the Guangzhou Railway Station and the Guangzhou East Railway Station (Guangzhou-Kowloon Express Station) are all located within a 30-minute commute from the hotel.
This Guangzhou hotel acquired '5-star Diamond Award'- the highest award in the global service industry - granted by the American Academy of Hospitality Sciences for 6 consecutive years from 2006 till 2011.
Guests can choose from deluxe to superior rooms and suites, some of which look out onto the lake and others onto the beautiful garden. All are spacious and cozy-with all the standard amenities including flat screen TVs-and link to bathrooms with bathtubs.
Diners can choose from two restaurants serving Chinese and Western cuisines. In addition, the hotel welcomes guests in the upscale bar for refreshments and in the coffee shop.
A vast luxurious function room is available for conferences, weddings and events accompanied by various sized meeting rooms to accommodate business travelers.
Guest may take advantage of the hotel's exquisite massage service on the outside porch amidst the greenery, or plunge into the immense outdoor pool. Pristine squash courts and table tennis tables are available as well as a fully equipped gym. The hotel houses various shopping outlets to accommodate guests' every need.