This recently opened luxury boutique hotel is located in the heart of the ancient city of Chengdu in southern China. Designed by acclaimed British architects, The Temple House offers a stunning mix of traditional and modern design inspired by the city’s heritage and natural surroundings. Offering a combination of unique style; top-notch cuisine; superb facilities including an exquisite spa; and an impressive contemporary art collection, the hotel will appeal to those seeking a tranquil and unique urban escape.
The Temple House provides 100 sleek and sophisticated rooms and suites designed for maximum comfort and privacy. These inviting sanctuaries feature a chic blend of contemporary design with traditional influences, using natural timbers, soft tactile fabrics and a colour palette of cool greys, black and white to create a calming ambience.
As well as visiting the famed Giant Panda sanctuaries, there is plenty to see and do in and around the city. Visit temples and archeological sites, explore the breathtaking Sichuan landscape, hit the shops or sample the famed local cuisine. Back at the hotel, relax by the magnificent pool or be pampered with a massage.
The Temple House is part of Swire Hotels.
Temple House Information
- Location and getting there
The hotel is situated in the centre of Chengdu in China’s Sichuan Province. It is approximately 20 km from the international airport.
There are 100 rooms in nine different categories as well as 42 apartments for short-term or longer stays. Studio 60 rooms starts at 63-sqm, suites starts at 90-sqm and the magnificent Penthouse is an expansive 287-sqm. Each room features a king-size bed with down bedding, handcrafted furniture, wooden screens, a lavish bathroom with rain shower, state-of-the-art technology and luxury amenities. Some also come with balconies. The two-level Courtyard Suites are stunning.
- 3 restaurants and bars
- In-room dining
- Day spa
- Chauffeur-driven car fleet
The Temple House is superbly located for exploring Chengdu and the surrounding area and is only 30 minutes from the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding. It is close to an array of shops and within easy reach of several UNESCO World Heritage Sites and other spectacular landmarks.
Children are welcome but facilities for them are limited and the hotel has more of a grown-up feel.