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On the western and eastern sides of the Forbidden City are an assortment of libraries, temples, theatres and gardens. Some are now...
Rooftop bar with stunning views across the Forbidden City and to nearby Jingshan Park. Try the house special Emperor Martini, a vodka,...
33 Qihelou Jie, 北池子大街骑河楼33号 · interesting places nearby
Ascend the stairs of the boutique hotel the Emperor to reach this chic terrace bar, and then climb the wooden steps to their highest point for a stunning view over the rooftops of the Forbidden City. It's lovely at sunset, but the drinks aren’t as special as the setting, and they certainly aren’t cheap. But there’s a happy hour (4pm to 10pm) on Thursdays, a DJ at weekends and a hot tub for exhibitionists.