Sofitel Legend People’s Grand Hotel Xian

The Sofitel Legend People’s Grand Hotel is set on the former Imperial Palace grounds in the heart of Xian, a Chinese town shrouded in ancient history.

The Sofitel Legend Peoples Grand Hotel is set on the former Imperial Palace grounds in the heart of Xian, a Chinese town shrouded in ancient history. Originally established in 1953, the hotel has been completely refurbished, reopening its doors as a luxury hotel in 2014.

When searching for a great Italian, you'd probably be on the lookout for anaromatic wood-fired oven or a mouth-watering antipasti table, well restaurant Dolce Vita has both. Headed up by chef Andrea Zamboni from inside an open kitchen, you can indulge in Italian classics for lunch or dinner. The relaxed vibe of the lobby lounge, 1953, provides a comfortable and elegant gathering place for cocktails or afternoon tea, Asian and Western favourites and light snacks. Other facilities include a heated indoor pool, fitness centre, hotel museum, bicycles, Tai Chi on the lawn, spa with sauna and Jacuzzi, babysitting on request, Wi-Fi access throughout and a range of concierge services.

Why we like it

  • Within walking distance of the City Wall, Great Mosque and Goose Pagodas
  • A classic hotel situated in the heart of this historical city
  • The hotel museum features memorabilia from the hotel's early years
  • Personalised butler service for all room types

Featured Sofitel Legend People’s Grand Hotel Xian Journeys

Private15 days, from AU$14,090
Highlights of China

Explore the fascinating enigma that is China. Peel back the layers of history in and around Beijing, where the Great Wall and Tiananmen Square will take your breath away.

Private15 days, from AU$14,090
Group of 1813 days, from AU$12,055
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China & the Yangtze - A Luxury Small Group Journey

Delight in a multitude of ancient wonders and iconic sites on this in-depth journey through China.

Group13 days, from AU$12,055
Group of 1817 days, from AU$15,080
Across China: Tibet & the Yangtze - A Luxury Small Group Journey (2019)

Discover imperial Beijing, and walk a picturesque stretch of the Great Wall. Marvel at the Terracotta Army in Xian, the city on the Silk Road made famous by Marco Polo. See the Pandas in Sichuan Chengdu.

Group17 days, from AU$15,080

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