The Sunrise Kempinski Hotel, Beijing & Yanqi Island destination is already the official host venue for APEC China 2014, and more MICE business is expected. GM Brice Péan estimated that 60% of his business will be based on business travel-related activities.. "Our new destination is set to offer guests an exciting experience of a fully integrated resort on the outskirts of Beijing," said Péan.
Yanqi Lake is a scenic site located at the foot of the Yan Mountains. The island is a natural habitat for various species of birds, including rare migrant birds and geese, especially during spring and autumn. The name 'Yanqi Lake' literally translates as 'swans dwell on the lake'.
The 14 sq km at the Yanqi Lake area is made up of 14 hotels -- Sunrise Kempinski Hotel, Beijing (previously known as Yanqi Lake Kempinski Hotel Beijing), with 306 guestrooms and suites; Yanqi Hotel with 111 guestrooms and suites, and 12 boutique hotels with 178 guestrooms and suites on Yanqi Island. Facilities include 14 restaurants and bars, 14,069 sq m of meeting space, landscaped gardens, a private marina, as well as recreational and fitness facilities.