[photopress:Beijing_hotels.jpg,full,alignright]According to the Beijing Tourism Administration the number of star-rated hotels in Beijing currently stands at 700, up from 658 at the end of 2005. Of this, 37 are rated five stars, 91 four stars, and 228 three stars.
BTA said the greatest growth in inventory this year would be in the two- and three-star sector.
Total room inventory in star-rated hotels was 110,000 at the end of 2005. This number is set to grow to 130,000, distributed among 800 star-rated hotels before Beijing hosts the Olympic Games in 2008.
Source: TTG Travel Hub