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Kapok Hotel, Beijing, China

Our rating: First Class

This modern boutique hotel is an excellent option for those looking for contemporary style within easy walking distance of the Forbidden City and Wangfujing shopping and entertainment district.

Rooms are very comfortable and well equipped, with stylish decoration and design.

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