Zhe­jiang Xizi Ho­tel— venue of the State ban­quet

China Daily (USA) - - ACROSS AMERICAS -

The ho­tel, lo­cated by West Lake, al­lows guests to en­joy the scenery while din­ing on au­then­tic Hangzhou cui­sine. The view in­cludes the fa­mous vista of Three Ponds Mir­ror­ing the Moon, one of the lake’s best-known at­trac­tions.

Es­tab­lished in 1958, Xizi Ho­tel has been graced by many Chi­nese lead­ers, in­clud­ing Chair­man Mao Ze­dong. It was opened to the pub­lic in 1979, and has been the cen­ter of ma­jor po­lit­i­cal events in Zhe­jiang prov­ince.

It is lo­cated in the shadow of Leifeng Pagoda, an­other West Lake at­trac­tion, and is known for its land­scaped gar­dens. The large ban­quet hall can ac­com­mo­date 300 guests.

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