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Somerset Zhongguancun Beijing

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 10 November 2014

we booked this hotel for our recent family trip and were quite happy with the choice. we had the two bedroom apartment which was spacious and had a nice kitchenette which was quite useful. the hotel staff was cordial and helpful which made for a nice stay. the breakfast buffet had limited options for vegetarians but not bad for the...

Thank knp12
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 17 September 2014 via mobile

We had a two bedroom apartment which was very spacious with a lounge and dining area, two bedrooms and separate study room, kitchen and two bathrooms. The service was great, the apartments well kept and properly cleaned each day. The breakfast was relatively average, but at least we could enjoy western food each morning, and at the price, very much...

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 11 September 2014

Before the trip to Beijing, I knew I want to book a hotel apartment and this one seemed to be the most reasonably priced one (with decent reviews), so I booked it with the 30% off promotion via somerset website for their 30 year anniversary. To be honest, review was mixed so I was a little unsettle prior to actually...

Thank M800
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Stayed on the basis that we have 2 children...way too far from the action of Beijing. Staff are less than helpful, always focused on where they can make an extra $. Ask for help finding restaurants and they just point. Noisy at night, crappy location, tucked up a back street...guys look and you will find better.

Thank Darren H
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 21 June 2014

Went there over the easter for a combined business and vacation trip. Pretty much "as expected", an average hotel in a big city. Clean and spacious room, decent breakfast and very helpful staff. There are lots of good restaurants in the area, a shopping mall with a Carrefour store reasonably close, and not too far away from the subway. Don't...

Thank SwedeChris
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 5 May 2014

I stayed in this hotel a few times in the past, and enjoyed it very much. I came back to it yesterday, and will stay here for this week. However, I was completely disappointed. 1. I found the desk in the bedroom was not cleaned. A lot sticky stuff (may be honey) was left on the desk. It was disgusting....

2Thank Blue_Mountain_BC
cindyli2012, Manager at Somerset Zhongguancun Beijing, responded to this review

Dear Valued Customer, We are sorry to hear about your disappointment with our property and that we could not make your stay more comfortable. I have noted your observations and recommendations for improvements to the apartment cleanliness and maintenance, breakfast variety etc. Please be assured that I will coordinate the plans for these enhancements with the respective team members. We...

Reviewed 24 April 2014

We stayed here last year for 3 months during the fall-winter. Overall the experience was good as the staff is quite responsive even though most do not understand English. So it takes considerable effort to explain to them what is not working or what we want. Two major problems in the serviced apartments are poor internet connection and lack of...

1Thank worldtraveler1102
Reviewed 12 April 2014 via mobile

Located in close proximity to Beijin university and Tsinghua university. 5 minutes walk to nearest subway station . 45 minutes and cost 50 yuan to go Tiananmen Difficulty to hail a taxi from hire but no problem to get along the main roads . Front desk staffs are friendly and efficient and some do not speak English. Good security as...

1Thank Happy258
cindyli2012, Manager at Somerset Zhongguancun Beijing, responded to this review

Dear valued customer, Pleased to note your stay with us has been so favorable to you and your family. ‘Word of mouth’ recommendation is a highly appreciated recognition to us and it is heart-warming to note that all has been in favor to you all. Certainly will be looking forward to having the opportunity to welcome you back to the...

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 12 April 2014

Clean & spacious service apartment especially for families. It is comfortable and very modern. Housekeeping are pretty prompt with their service. They also have a kids room for children. Con: -you cannot control the aircon!! It has only 1 central control by the hotel, even though there is a aircon temperature control in the room. Unfortunately if the room is...

2Thank Thebudgetbeauty
cindyli2012, Manager at Somerset Zhongguancun Beijing, responded to this review

Dear Valued Customer, Thanks for sharing your thoughts and impressions with us here. Am thankful to you for drawing attention to those matters which have been of less your expectation. This information will enable us to address and focus on those specifics, better, in order to ensure we get better at them. We are look forward to welcome you back...

Reviewed 21 March 2014

This is the only place I've stayed in China so I have no basis for comparison. My company paid about $120US a day and it was worth all of that. It included a kitchenette with large fridge stovetop an microwave. Nice sitting area with big tv and decent English channels. Nice bath. The all in one washer-dryer was useless, it...

3Thank APCinPA

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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Somerset ZhongGuanCun is in the heart of Beijing’s prime high technology zone. It is close to offices, retail malls, the Tsinghua, Renmin and Peking universities, Haidian Theatre and Medical Centre. Somerset ZhongGuanCun offers a warm and stylish home with many recreational facilities and business support services. Its one and two-bedroom apartments feature a spacious living/dining room, fully-equipped kitchen, home entertainment system and high speed broadband access. A video intercom system and 24-hour securities provide a secure living environment. Doing business at the residence is easy with the wireless internet (WiFi) zones and efficient Business Centre. Somerset ZhongGuanCun is ideal for utives and their families looking for a balanced and enriching lifestyle. Enjoy the swimming pool, gym, Jacuzzi and sauna rooms. Join in the networking gatherings, city explorations and sports activities. Experience Somerset’s signature Heartware service – always caring and striving to exceed your expectations. We appreciate your individuality and tailor the residence to your needs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Somerset Zhongguancun Beijing

Address: No.15 Haidian Middle Street, Haidian District, Beijing 100080, China
Region: China > Beijing > Zhongguancun
Hotel Class:4 star — Somerset Zhongguancun Beijing 4*
Number of rooms: 154
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#173 Luxury Hotel in Beijing
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“Avoid if you have the chance.”
sunw_13, 12 Nov 2013 | Read review
“Only the two-bedroom suites and the largest one-bedroom look out onto Beijing, The two smaller one-bedroom suites look directly at the adjacent tower.”
SBCCA, 17 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Larger rooms might have a balcony, you might ask for this while booking. Generally all apartments are very good and nice!”
_0_JohnnyB_, 4 Jun 2013 | Read review
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