Hangzhou Sofitel Westlake Hotel is located on the banks of Hangzhou’s famous West Lake, within walking distance of the central business district and the recreational complex of Xihutiandi. Hangzhou Sofitel Westlake Hotel has re-opened in November 2014 with 233 tasteful luxury rooms and suites, new all day dining restaurant with a wide variety of delicious French and Chinese cuisines. The hotel also features a Chinese restaurant featuring authentic Hangzhou dishes, Le Bar with Cigar Room, heated indoor swimming pool, a spa, fitness center, beauty salon, and a roof top Sky Garden which is a perfect place for an afternoon tea. The multi-functional banquet complex with state-of –the-art conference facilities, including Le Lac on the sixth floor, which is Hangzhou’s highest lake side event venue with panoramic views of West Lake, accommodates up to 150 delegates. The hotel is only five minutes from Hangzhou City Railway Station and subway, 30 minutes from the airport, and just a stone’s throw from many famous historical sites.