Welcome to Marco Polo Parkside
Contemporary design, using glass and light stone, sets this 17-storey hotel apart from the rest. It is air-conditioned and comprises 315 well-appointed guest rooms and suites. The lobby lounge serves the best coffee, homemade spirits and live jazz in the area. Facilities include an entrance hall with 24-hour reception and check-out service, a hotel safe, a currency exchange facility, a cloakroom, lift access, an on-site hairdresser and a restaurant. In addition to this there are conference facilities, Internet access/ WLAN, room and laundry services and parking for those arriving by car. Younger guests can let off steam in the hotel playground.
The hotel is situated just a 15-minute walk from the 2008 Olympic Stadium. Bus stops on lines 5 and 10 are located close to the property.
The rooms and suites are equipped with the full range of modern business amenities, satellite TV and state-of-the-art communication and entertainment facilities. An en-suite bathroom, a hairdryer, Internet access, a minibar, a microwave, an iron and ironing board and a safe come as standard. Each room is air-conditioned and comes with a double or king-size bed.
The 4000 mÂ² recreation and relaxation facility includes a gym with natural light and state-of-the-art exercise equipment, a yoga and dance studio, an indoor glass-roofed swimming pool and a world-class spa with 13 themed treatment suites. Guests can relax in the hot tub, sauna or steam room, or with a soothing massage. Beauty services on offer include manicure, pedicure, skin nutrition and hair care. Aqua aerobics classes are held in the pool.
The open kitchens in CaffÃ© Marco give guests a dramatic insight into the preparation of the Chinese and Italian dishes on their buffet and Ã¡ la carte menus. Number 78, the district's premier nouveau-Chinese dining venue offers innovative Cantonese cuisine, based on traditional Chinese recipes and served in a stylish dining room and private suite.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are all accepted as methods of payment.