Splendour and luxury inside Xi'an's ancient city walls


Facilities & services

  • 71 rooms and suites
  • Restaurant
  • Two bars
  • Spa


  • Tai chi classes
  • Tea tasting

Opened in 1953 and originally serving as a state guesthouse, the Sofitel Legend Peoples Grand Hotel Xian is set within an iconic building of modern-day Xi’an, oozing French and Sino-Russian inspiration. Located within the ancient city walls, the hotel is ideally placed for discovering the many attractions of Xi’an, promising comfort and rejuvenation upon returning from busy day exploring the city’s 3,000 years of history.

The hotel’s 71 rooms, including 37 suites, are typically spacious, defined by high ceilings, elegant character and numerous art deco features and touches of French-style flair. Wonderful views of the pristine gardens or surrounding city are enjoyed from each room, while your own personal butler ensures all your requirements or requests will be met throughout your stay.

The hotel’s fantastic dining experiences are focused on the inviting Dolce Vita restaurant, serving up delicious Italian cuisine amid a stylish and sophisticated setting. Two bars provide the perfect avenue for evening refreshments, with the Lobby Lounge ideal for both cocktails and afternoon tea, while the classy Louis XIII Bar presents a more exclusive edge. Spa facilities are also on offer to make your stay even more indulgent, with three treatment rooms offering the likes of traditional Chinese foot massage.

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