Also known as the Great Dragon Hotel, the hotel enjoys a VIP clientele and is frequented by party and state leaders. Conveniently located close to the city center, Zhaolong Hotel is within easy walking distance to Sanlitun and other nightlife venues. It is also close to the various expatriate haunts of Beijing. The hotel has several recreational facilities including swimming pool, sauna, message, and karaoke. Guests also have the option of enjoying complimentary workouts in the hotel's Nirvana Fitness Spa. Staff are exceptionally helpful and will even act as translators to help guests communicate with non English speaking cab drivers.