A hidden gem nestled in the historical Hutong area in central Bejing, the shadow art themed Shichahai Shadow Art Performance Hotel could be a peaceful retreat away from the bustling urban life. Traditional cultural acitives can be experienced here, including shadow art painting classes, calligraphy practising and dumpling making. Also, guests can watch free shadow art performance indoor every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.
Shichahai Shadow Art Performance Hotel is a 5-minute walk from the scenic Houhai area, renowned for its restaurants, bars, and cafés. Beihai North Subway Station (line 6) and Ping'anli Subway Station (line 4) are nearby within walking distance. Beijing West Railway Station and Beijing South Railway Station lay 35 minutes' drive away. You may reach Beijing Capital International Airport in 50 minutes' car journey.
You may sense the charm of shadow art here or the tour desk can help guests organise rickshaw and boat tours in Shichahai Lake area. Ticketing services, free bikes and free hand drawn maps are available.
Featuring modern Chinese design elements as exquisite carved windows and hanging paintings, minimalist rooms feature a flat-screen cable TV and safe. Private bathrooms have a hairdryer and shower facilities.
Infusing delicacies cannot be missed at the courtyard with impressive shadow art shows. Free drinks are available at the lobby. Guests can also enjoy simple breakfast on site.