The Temple House
Blending the traditional with the modern just like the city it stands in, The Temple House is a masterclass in elegant design. Guests enter through the lovingly-restored courtyard, dating back to the Qing dynasty, and the historic style is integrated into many of the building’s features. The hotel’s service, though, is slick and up to date, with paperless systems ensuring an effortless check-in so guests may relax in their elegant room, apartment or suite in no time. From local and international cuisine to tea and cocktails, the dining options are comprehensive and delicious, and with a spa, indoor pool, steam and sauna facilities and a state-of-the-art gym on site, every whim is taken care of.
Why We Love This Hotel
History: Named for nearby Daci temple, the hotel reflects the sensibilities and landscapes of the ancient city.
Location: Right in the center of fascinating Chengdu, The Temple House is the perfect base from which to experience city life.
Service: Priding itself on personalized service and unparalleled local knowledge, the staff are more than happy to help with anything guests may require.
- Hotel Group
- The House Collective
- Chengdu, China
- Hotel Type
- Location Type
- 24hr Room Service
- Business Center
- Fitness Classes
- Indoor Pool
- Meeting/conference Facilities
- Multilingual Staff
- Safety Deposit Boxes
- Shuttle Service
- Shuttle Service
- Wi-Fi In Public Areas
Whether you’re just looking for a stylish little headquarters from which to base your explorations of Chengdu or something more palatial, all the accommodation options at The Temple House promise comfort amid elegant design.
Over two levels, this gorgeous, spacious suite opens out onto a peaceful garden. Accented with warm wood, the suite offers a separate room for the king-sized bed and a spa bathroom within its 1140 square feet.
Elevated 11 floors above the city, this double-level apartment is spread over 3089 square feet. Huge picture windows lead onto the private terrace complete sweeping views and a personal jacuzzi. Indoors, there’s a small kitchen, stylish living spaces and a cozy library.
Spread over 968 square feet, with a large bed decked out with luxury linens and a separate working space, this elegant retreat is a stylish escape from the city. Equipped with all the mod cons, it also features a beautiful bathroom with a rainforest shower and large oval tub.
Beautifully equipped for body and mind, The Temple House features an urban day spa with an adjacent tea room and courtyard, an indoor pool and a fully-equipped gym.
For the fitness-oriented, a wide variety of exercise regimes can be maintained in the gym, which features a range of Technogym machines as well as free weights and an area for stretching and yoga.
The hotel’s indoor pool boasts an impressive 25 meters, perfect for an invigorating swim to start the day. Guests can wander to and from steam rooms and saunas in between laps.
An oasis in the middle of the city, Mi Xun day spa offers a range of beauty and relaxation treatments in gorgeous surroundings, leading out onto a shady courtyard, perfect for a little introspection after a day’s exploration.
Whatever their hunger or thirst, guests are sure to be satisfied by the range of food and beverage outlets at The Temple House, from light snacks and healthy drinks to creative cocktails and indulgent dinners.
This elegant lounge bar is the perfect destination to linger over a drink. Serving a range of classic cocktails as well as wine and champagne by the glass or bottle, guests can relax with a background of ambient music courtesy of the live DJ.
Connected to the hotel’s luxurious spa, guests can complete their pampering schedule with a refreshing blend in The Teahouse. With wooden accents and access to the peaceful courtyard, here they serve healthy snacks and cleansing teas.
The Temple Cafe
Located on the ground floor, the hotel’s cozy cafe serves up a range of hot and cold meals with flavors from east and west, perfect for diners who wish to eat in or those who choose to grab something on their way out into the city.
Diners can start with an authentic Italian aperitif at the bar or a glass of wine from the well-stocked cellar before indulging in a delicious dinner, ensconced in a vine-covered cabana. The open kitchen serves up authentic flavors of the Mediterranean including wood-fired pizza, fresh from the oven.
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