Qingdao Comfortable Hotels | 4 Star Hotels in Qingdao

Qingdao is an international tourism city with beautiful coastal scenery, profound history & culture, and delicious sea food. It usually needs 2 ~ 3 days to enjoy all the essences of Qingdao.

Our recommended luxury and comfortable hotels in Qingdao with good sea-view, hospitable service, favorable location, and reasonable price will offer you a pleasant living experience during your Qingdao tour. During your stay, you are most recommended to stay in Qingdao downtown (May Fourth Square) as it has convenient access to all parts of Qingdao. If you plan to stay near Laoshan or the airport, here we also select some choices for you.

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Recommended Qingdao Tours:
✔ 2 Days Qingdao City Short Stay
✔ 3 Days Qingdao Highlights Tour with Laoshan Mountain

Qingdao Accommodation

Qingdao Jinhai Hotel

Qingdao Jinhai Hotel 金海大酒店

Breakfast: Western & Chinese

Add: Left Side of the West Exit of Railway Station, No.52 Guangzhou Road, Shinan District, Qingdao

Surrounding: Zhanqiao Pier, Qingdao Railway Station

Distance to Qingdao Airport: 30 km

Distance to Qingdao Downtown (May Fourth Square): 8 km

Qingdao Jinhai Hotel is only one step away from the Zhanqiao Pier - icon of Qingdao. So you can tour the famous site conveniently and have a nice walk along the beach. This hotel has a Chinese on-site restaurant and several uniquely-designed private dining rooms. For business travelers, there are several conference rooms and a multi-functional hall. At leisure time, guests can go to its beauty salons or board games rooms. Overall, though not as luxury as the 5-star hotels, it will provide you with a nice stay in Qingdao.

The Equatorial Qingdao

The Equatorial Qingdao 青岛贵都国际大饭店

Breakfast: Western & Chinese

Add: No.28 Hongkong Middle Road, Shinan District, Qingdao, China

Surrounding: May Fourth Square, Zhanqiao Pier, Olympic Sailing Center

Distance to Qingdao Airport: 25 km

Distance to Qingdao Railway Station: 8 km

Situated in the heart of Qingdao, Corphorne Hotel Qingdao is just 500 meters away from May Fourth Square. It is 15 minutes’ walk from Olympic Sailing Center, 10-minute drive from Badaguan Scenic Resort.

The air-conditioned 455 rooms of Copthorne Hotel Qingdao present a modern outlook with satellite TVs and free tea/coffee making facilities. En suite bathrooms come with a bathtub. A variety of dining options with fresh local products are available, including an award-winning Chinese restaurant, a western restaurant and a Japanese restaurant.

Qingdao Sanfod Hotel

Qingdao Sanfod Hotel 青岛山孚大酒店

Breakfast: Western & Chinese

Add: No.96 Hongkong Middle Road, Qingdao, China

Surrounding: May Fourth Square

Distance to Qingdao Airport: 23 km

Distance to Qingdao Railway Station: 7.5 km

Sanfod Hotel is designed according to the four-star standard provide services from guest rooms and office rooms, to restaurants and recreation activities. There are 160 differently styles guest rooms are comfortable and tastefully furnished each complete with basic modern amenities to meet the needs of business travelers and holidaymakers.

Located in the central part of east Qingdao, it is surrounded by many important buildings and scenery spots, like city hall, Jusco shopping center, World Trade Center, and Sculpture Garden along the seaside.

Holiday Inn Qingdao Expo

Holiday Inn Qingdao Expo 青岛世园假日酒店

Breakfast: Western & Chinese

Add: No. 2 Tianshui Road, Near Binhai Road, Laoshan District, Qingdao

Surrounding: Laoshan Scenic Area

Distance to Qingdao Airport: 21 km

Distance to Qingdao Downtown (May Fourth Square): 23 km

Holiday Inn Qingdao Expo is the only “green forest” eco-friendly themed Holiday Inn in Qingdao, so it has a very comfortable environment. It features in iconic German castle-style royal building exterior with exceptional accommodations, 3 stylish restaurants and lounge venues dishing up outstanding international and local cuisines. It also provides children facilities to make it a family-friendly stay. Swimming pool, fitness center, foot massage, sauna, café, currency exchange, airport pickup, laundry service, etc. are all available here.

Qingdao Kuaitong International Hotel

Qingdao Kuaitong International Hotel 青岛快通国际酒店

Breakfast: Western & Chinese

Add: 89 Minhang Rd, Chengyang District, Qingdao, Shandong

Surrounding: Qingdao Liuting International Airport

Distance to Qingdao Airport: 670 m

Distance to Qingdao Downtown (May Fourth Square): 27 km

Qingdao Kuaitong International Hotel is within walking distance to the airport. It is often chosen for the reasonable price, friendly staff and basic accommodation services and facilities such as wifi, free airport shuttle bus, breakfast buffet, coffee shop, 24-hour front desk, bar, etc. But please be noted that although rated as a 4-star hotel, it may be a little short of your expectation. Still, it is adequate to stay a night to have a rest.

How to Plan Qingdao Tour

Best time to visit Qingdao: March to November, especially mid-August to early September if you want to join Qingdao Beer Festival

How to get to Qingdao: High speed train from Beijing (1.5h), Jinan (2-2.5h), Tianjin (4~4.5), etc., and flights from Beijing (1.5h), Shanghai (1.5h), Xian (2h), Luoyang (1.5h), Guangzhou (3.5h), etc.

Where to Stay in Qingdao: Most recommended to stay in Qingdao downtown near May Fourth Square and along the coastline to Zhanqiao Pier for the convenient transportation and comfortable living environment.

Generally, a classic Qingdao tour takes 2~3 days, with the top attractions of Qingdao covered. It is recommended to spend 2 full days exploring the best highlights of Qingdao, including Qingdao Beer Museum which showcases the hundreds of years' history of Tsingtao Beer, Xiaoyushan Park which offers a valuable panoramic view of Qingdao City and nearby attractions, Zhanqiao Pier - the symbol of Qingdao and Badaguan Scenic Area with old villas of different architecture styles of over 20 countries. If you have more time, don’t miss Laoshan Mountain where you are able to appreciate the beautiful mountain view and seascape together.

√ 3 Days Qingdao Highlights Tour
√ 3 Days Qingdao Beer & Seaside Tour

Qingdao is just a small piece of charming Shandong. If you want to add cultural savory into your trip, we strongly suggest you visit Mount Tai and Qufu. Mount Tai is the first UNESCO World Natural & Cultural Heritage site while Qufu is the hometown of Confucius. Spending another 2~3 days visit these two destinations will deliver you an unforgettable experience of Chinese culture discovery.

√ 2 Days Most Classic Mount Tai Hiking Tour
√ 3 Days Taishan & Qufu Tour from Beijing by Bullet Train
√ 6 Days Jinan, Qufu, Mount Tai & Qingdao Tour

Of course, you may be extremely interested in the best beaches and coastlines of Shandong province. It is also worthwhile to visiting Yantai, Penglai and Weihai in 3 more days. Or you could enjoy a comprehensive tour throughout the whole province to taste the brilliant culture and fascinating nature of Shandong in the most aspects in one go. Feel free to browse our all Shandong Tour Packages>

√ 7 Days Golden Coast of Shandong Tour (Qingdao / Weihai / Yantai / Penglai / Yantai)
√ 8 Days Shandong History & Culture Tour (Qingdao / Weihai / Yantai / Penglai / Yantai)
√ 10 Days Shandong Panorama Tour (Qingdao / Weihai / Yantai / Weifang / Zibo / Qufu / Mount Tai / Jinan )

Zhanqiao Pier

Zhanqiao Pier in Qingdao

Confucius Temple

Confucian Temple Sacrifice in Qufu

Penglai Pavilion

Penglai Pavilion in Yantai

Recommended Qingdao Tours

Top 3 Qingdao tours chosen by most customers to explore Qingdao in the best way. Check the detailed itinerary, or tailor your own trip now with us.

Lao Mountain Scenic Area

3 Days Qingdao Highlights Tour with Laoshan Mountain


Dacheng Hall - Most Grandiose Building in Confucian Temple

6 Days Best of Shandong Tour

Jinan / Mount Tai / Qufu / Qingdao

Tsingtao Beer

3 Days Qingdao Beer Festival Tour


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