At the mouth of the Yangtse River lies Shanghai, a modern, vibrant city and China's trade and industrial center - a metropolis where European architecture, traditional Chinese buildings and elegant, modern buildings come together to form an overall picture.
Luxury hotels in China means extraordinary luxury for us. Luxury hotels in China range from the luxurious design hotel in Beijing, wonderful lodges in Guilin that offer a breathtaking view of magnificent rice terraces, villas in traditional Naxi architecture to the unique camp surrounding by miles of wilderness and domestic animals such as marmots, foxes or gazelles. You can experience the country authentically in these special accommodations.
Not only the typical construction and the outstanding location in the most beautiful regions of China will convince you, but also the excellent service and comfort that these accommodations offer.
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China Banyan Tree
The UNESCO World Heritage Site of Lijiang's old town is at an altitude of almost 2.500 meters and lies in a valley below the snow-capped peaks of the legendary Jade Dragon Snow Mountain. The Banyan Tree Lijiang is located in the immediate vicinity of the old town of Lijiang and offers the perfect luxury for contemplation and rejuvenation.
A masterful reinterpretation of traditional Naxi architecture, each beautifully decorated villa is set in a lush private garden with a wonderful view of the mountain peaks. Most villas have a heated outdoor jet pool or plunge pool, while the garden suites offer great value for money while still maintaining a luxurious edge.
At Banyan Tree Spa Lijiang, you can also enjoy spa treatments inspired by ancient Chinese and Himalayan practices. Here you can relax after a long trek. Lijiang is home to the Naxi tribe, the indigenous people of the Yunnan region, known for their architectural and musical styles as well as the fascinating Dongba language. Guests can embark on specially designed treks to visit local villages, Lijiang's old town, and beautiful surroundings.
China Alila Yangshuo
Yangshuo is known as an earthly paradise and is famous for its karst landscape, green misty hills and winding rivers that are reminiscent of a beautiful Chinese painting. In the midst of this breathtaking landscape, an old sugar mill takes on the legacy of a modern retro design resort, Alila Yangshuo, which combines stylish simplicity with its picturesque surroundings.
The Alila Yangshuo Experience combines indigenous nature, traditional culture and the local community and offers you an authentic and meaningful vacation. Led by a dedicated Alila Leisure Concierge team, you can explore the charm and beauty of the Yangshuo region through tailor-made activities in five themed areas - cultural learning, conscious lifestyle, active spirits, culinary arts and love.
Alila Yangshuo's vision is to combine the new with the old and to pay tribute to the unique history of these historic buildings.
The main room has simple but strong lines and a combination of local stone and bamboo in the perfect balance between hard and soft. Designed in harmony with the natural landscape, it creates the feeling of exploring a karst cave and enjoying the secret of nature.
China north camp
The north camp is open from May to October and offers one of the most fascinating accommodation options in China. It is primarily intended for those who want to immerse themselves in Tibetan culture and, above all, want to relax.
The camp, run by the American Tibetan Dechen Yeshi and her husband Yidam Kyap, combines style with authenticity and is also incredibly environmentally friendly.
The area connects well with Beijing, Xian and Chengdu in a unique route that connects the old with the new and the city with nature. Designed for those who get away from the daily luxuries for a few days. Nordens tents made of yak wool and log cabins offer comfort in true Tibetan style. The bucket showers and bathrooms are shared. You sleep under yak wool blankets and enjoy local food. It is the perfect place for intrepid and adventurous travelers who want an authentic insight into Tibetan life.
Surrounded by miles of wilderness, wild flowers, rabbits, marmots, foxes, gazelles and birds, the Norden Camp feels authentic, real and remote. While you're there, enjoy long hikes, ride a horse, make your own yak, have lunch with a monk or local family, or relax in a small spa. After a magical Tibetan dinner, hear stories around the campfire and admire the stars before going to bed in your tent or cabin.
China The Opposite House
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Leave the hustle and bustle of Beijing on its streets and enter The Opposite House, an oasis of art, architecture, hospitality and luxury.
The Opposite House is located in the heart of Beijing at Taikoo Li Sanlitun. The name comes from an old Chinese guest house on the other side of the courtyard and from the architectural contrast between old and new. The Opposite House is one of Beijing's most elegant accommodations. With its striking emerald green glass, the breathtaking modern design by the Japanese architect Kengo Kuma conveys peace and quiet.
The rooms at The Opposite House include 98 modern studios and a penthouse with a large roof terrace. All rooms have a striking, open design, high ceilings and lots of natural light, which give the feeling of spacious loft living. With fresh, white Egyptian cotton bedding, modern comfort and spa-inspired bathrooms with deep oak tubs and invigorating rain showers, the Opposite House offers the ultimate in contemporary luxury.
The property houses an excellently equipped gym and a large stainless steel pool that shows a dramatic interplay of light and metal. A real passion for food is evident here too, with a choice of 4 restaurants and bars.
China Li An Lodge
Li-An Lodge is a boutique hotel designed and designed by world-famous photographer Keren Su. It is located on Longji Terraces in Longsheng County, Guangxi Province, China. It offers an enchanting view of the rice terraces and offers 16 individually designed rooms that showcase Chinese arts and crafts.
The Li-An Lodge is located on a mountain and borders a village and overlooks the beautiful rice terraces. It is a structure made entirely of wood, which uses traditional Chinese tongue and groove construction technology without a single nail. The lodge was created by Keren Su, an experienced photographer, painter and adventurous traveler, who discovered this enchanted place during a photo trip in 1997. It took him 8 years to complete this unique lodge where Chinese tradition meets modern luxury.
The unique location of the Li-An Lodge has made it the best place for art lovers. The Longji (Dragon's Back) terrace began construction during the Yuan Dynasty and was completed in the early Qing Dynasty, a 650-year history. The green mountains are shaped with densely packed terraces on the steep slopes that extend over hundreds of kilometers. All year round the terraces offer different beauty in different seasons. Simply open the window of the room and enjoy the panoramic view of the idyllic landscape. Several hiking trails from the lodge lead to other picturesque places and villages.
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Luxury hotels in China
Our selection of luxury hotels in China are characterized by their location in the midst of spectacular landscapes and their unique charm, which combines casual luxury and breathtaking nature. Here your individual journey is refined with accommodations that are perfectly integrated into the landscape and authentic experiences in China, so that you will be absolutely happy.
Enjoy unforgettable accommodation with the Alila, where indigenous nature combines with traditional culture. In the midst of this breathtaking landscape, an old sugar mill takes on the legacy of a modern retro design resort, Alila Yangshuo, which combines stylish simplicity with its picturesque surroundings.
The Banyan Tree is a masterful reinterpretation of traditional Naxi architecture. Each individual villa is located in a lush, private garden with a wonderful view of the mountain peaks. Heated outdoor jet pools will let you soar in seventh heaven. Don't miss out on individual spa treatments inspired by ancient Chinese and Himalayan practices.
The North Camp offer one of the most fascinating places to stay in China. Run by a couple, it combines style with authenticity and is also incredibly ecological. Nordens tents offer comfort in true Tibetan style. A perfect place for intrepid and adventurous travelers who want an authentic insight into Tibetan life.
We are convinced that our handpicked luxury hotels in China will skillfully round off your dream trip and inspire you. At Unforgettable Journeys, we not only take care of your accommodation, but design your entire trip according to your preferences and at your pace. You are on vacation, we take care of the rest!