Conrad Beijing

Presidential Suite Why We Love It: The hotel’s futuristic “nervous tissue”-inspired façade is just the tip of the modern iceberg, and you’ll see why as soon as you enter this suite with its streamlined sectional sofas backed with exotic wood, roomy leather chairs, and a circular freestanding tub in the master bathroom. Awe-inspiring views of Tuanjie Lake Park, the iconic […]

Fairmont Nanjing

Presidential Suite Why We Love It: Chic and polished with a black-and-gold color scheme, the Presidential Suite is a serene oasis high above the city on the 59th floor with Yangtze River vistas through floor-to-ceiling windows, best viewed through the in-room telescope. A double-sided fireplace separates the living and 10-seat dining area, while the spa-like bathroom has a designer TOTO […]


ROYAL SUITE – APPROX $8,141 Square Footage: 3,617 Why We Love It: Pull yourself away from the 96-story-high views of the Pearl River, and you’ll discover a truly handsome take on lush living, introduced with the hotel last July. The design gurus at HBA wove a traditional Chinese palette and original artworks into this striking entertainment space, as well as […]


PRESIDENTIAL SUITE – APPROX $4,881 Square Footage: 4,650 Why We Love It: Laying claim to this new build’s entire 39th floor, the three-bedroom presidential welcomes VIP clientele with unfettered finery. Rich Art Deco elegance, with finishes in stingray leather, high-grade marble and Macassar ebony, dresses a capacious living room (with private bar) and dining room. Floor-to-ceiling windows show off iconic […]


HOTEL ICON – $2,580 Square Footage: 861 Why We Love It: Last year, fashion designer Vivienne Tam dressed this space against a floor-to-ceiling backdrop of Victoria Harbour, toying with shape and form while keeping the principles of feng shui in mind. The result is playful, pared-down and stylish, both visually and texturally. An ultra-slim LED TV and Wi-Fi complement red […]

InterContinental Hong Kong

Deluxe Harbourview Suite Why We Love It: Wraparound windows with sweeping views of Victoria Harbour and the Hong Kong skyline is this corner suite’s best asset, especially since you can enjoy that asset from the oversized bathroom’s Jacuzzi tub as well. Contemporary in design, the suite features a camel-colored palette, imperial silk throws, and Asian-inspired artwork.     Square Footage: […]

Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel Shanghai

Chairman Suite Why We Love It: Already host to Tim Robbins, this newly refurbished duplex suite highlights modern Chinese décor with sleek modular furniture and a sophisticated neutral color palette. However, the most eye-catching feature of the suite is its enormous 20-foot-high wall of windows in the living room that flaunt the sensational Shanghai skyline.       Square Footage: […]


FIVE BEDROOM DELUXE POOL VILLA – APPROX $2,486 Square Footage: 6,103 Why We Love It: New to China’s favorite resort town, this Kempinski boasts a vast ocean-view villa perfect for extended families. Arrive from the airport by luxury limo, check in in-villa and enjoy many posh perks, from direct beach access, a giant pool and balcony jacuzzi, to two living […]

Kempinski Hotel Taiyuan

Presidential Suite Why We Love It: Though the suite was designed based on the Chinese concept of five elements—gold, wood, water, fire, and soil—our favorite element being represented would have to be water, referring to the bathroom. It’s done in all black-and-white marble with a large freestanding soaking tub and has its very own dry and wet steam room.   […]


PRESIDENTIAL SUITE – APPROX $26,096 Square Footage: 8,482 Why We Love It: Heaven for oenophiles, this spanking suite (the hotel debuted in April) promises not only a private wine cellar, but also a ten-foot wine bar in the spacious living room whose ceiling rises 16 feet. Add in a fully loaded kitchen and dining room for effortless entertaining, and a […]


PRESIDENTIAL SUITE – from $7,620 Square Footage: 2,422 Why We Love It: China’s first Park Hyatt Resort opened last year, and with it this beautiful Chinese water village-inspired suite fronting Dong Qian Lake. Two of its three bedrooms measure in at over 500 square feet, its dining room seats eight and its indoor swimming pool is surrounded by sofas. Outdoors, […]


GRAND DELUXE HARBOR VIEW SUITE – $3,051 to $4,151 Square Footage: 1,422 to 1,889 Why We Love It: Redesigned as part of a $58 million overhaul completed in May, this inviting, neutral-toned suite, bookable with either one or two bedrooms, touts full harbor views (telescope included). Tranquil, residential luxury is accented by local art, while custom bedside and desk tablets […]

The Peninsula Shanghai

The Peninsula Suite Why We Love It: A majestic retreat along Shanghai’s historic Bund, the hotel’s eponymous space makes the most of this top-notch locale with double-height windows in the drawing room that display glittering views of Huangpu River and the futuristic Pudong skyline. The Pierre-Yves Rochonconceived suite melds the opulence of a Shanghainese residence with Art Deco flair and […]

The Ritz-Carlton, Chengdu

Presidential Suite Why We Love It: Chic and modern, this superior suite on the hotel’s 41st floor offers luxuriously appointed living spaces designed in tones of beige and cream, while floorto- ceiling windows offer picture-frame views of the city skyline and Tianfu Square. You’ll also have access to the Ritz-Carlton Club Lounge with daily refreshments, and when it’s time for […]

The Ritz-Carlton, Tianjin

The Ritz-Carlton Suite Why We Love It: It’s Art Deco elegance all the way when you step into this grandiose namesake top suite with its luxuriant crystal-and-gold chandeliers, silk drapecovered four-poster bed, and stately expanses of marble. You’ll also enjoy an alluring city and garden view through the living area’s panoramic windows and you can soak all your troubles away […]


PRESIDENTIAL VILLA – APPROX $10,286 Square Footage: 7,180, plus 16,286 outdoors Why We Love It: This immense, Mediterranean-style beachfront villa, which opened its breezy doors in September along with the rest of the resort, comes with a private swimming pool and plenty of garden-protected outdoor lounging space—ideal for A-listers keeping a low profile. A personal ambassador caters to guests’ every […]


PRESIDENTIAL SUITE – $11,000 Square Footage: 3,120 Why We Love It: Opening—surely fortuitously – on 12/12/12, Twelve at Hengshan touts a standout presidential that leaves no box unchecked. East-meets-West Yabu Pushelberg interiors unfold across a sprawling space complete with a tricked-out executive office, dining room for ten and a master bath boasting a gym, experience shower and jacuzzi. General Manager […]

W Guangzhou

Extreme WOW suite Why We Love It: Thoroughly modern to reflect this Chinese city’s growing neoteric presence, the Extreme WOW Suite was envisaged by renowned design firm Yabu Pushelberg. Lebron James’s choice when he stayed in Guangzhou, the suite boasts state-of-the-art entertainment, including a 65-inch Bang & Olufsen plasma TV, 55-inch Sony LED 3D HDT V in the bedroom, karaoke […]

Waldorf Astoria Beijing

Presidential Suite Why We Love It: The hotel made its debut this past February with a Presidential Suite that now offers a new standard of luxury in the heart of Beijing. The extravagant accommodation features sleek lines and a soothing neutral palette, plus the 10-seat dining room and fullservice kitchen make it ideal for entertaining.         Square […]