Situated in the up-market Lido commercial area, the Crowne Plaza Beijing Lido (Beijing Lidu Huangguan Jiari Jiudian) is about a 20-minute drive from Beijing International Airport and the new China International Exhibition Center. Guests can commute easily to other parts of the city with the nearby subway and the readily available taxis in the district. The all-day restaurant Matrix offers a selection of Asian and international dishes while the Chinese restaurant, Mixing, offers more flavors for lunch and dinner. Dinner is also available at Craft Bar, which serves a wide selection of wines. Guests can catch up with their friends or enjoy nightly entertainment over a cocktail or two at the T-Zone Lobby Bar. This five-star Beijing hotel boasts 1600 sqm of flexible event space in seven meeting rooms, including a grand ballroom that can seat up to 900 guests. A business center is also on-site. Those with spare time may head to the spa, take a refreshing dip in the indoor swimming pool or work out at the gym. A free parking lot is available to guests of the hotel. Free Wi-Fi access is available throughout the property.