The Orchid get's a lot of press! More information from the founders, the architect and journalists the world over all combine to give a much bigger picture than this website can provide..
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...Visitors to the area who spend an evening of drinking there can call the hutongs home for the night. The Orchid … more
..built in Beijing’s famed Gulou neighbourhood, inspired by the nearby ancient hutong alleys... more
The hotel’s terraces are positioned at different heights, creating discrete zones with a small space where people can see and be seen...
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As you slip down the barely visible alley that constitutes the hotel’s entrance off Baochao Hutong, you might want to avert your eyes as you pass the back door of a grubby local kitchen and focus on the gleaming white oasis of cool up ahead...
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..built in Beijing’s famed Gulou neighbourhood, inspired by the nearby ancient hutong alleys... more
Down a ramshackle alley, past pyjama-wearing locals and the shouts and sizzle of a restaurant kitchen, sits The Orchid, a boutique sanctuary in a thrillingly local setting... more