Surrounded by majestic mountains and a beautiful lake in northern China, Jixian is considered "the back garden of Beijing and Tianjin," a retreat for all travellers. With the arrival of the Jixian Marriott Hotel, visitors can now experience service and amenities at the area's first international property. The hotel is breaking ground in more ways than one as Marriott's first to carry the Goji Kitchen+Bar dining concept and as the country’s Green Building, focusing on low-carbon emission using carbon-footprinting technology. While historic attractions such as Dule Temple and the Great Wall Huangyaguan are nearby, this luxury hotel forges into the future with state-of-the-art meeting facilities and business-friendly services. Guest rooms are elegant, functional and feature the latest in technology including an LCD TV, iPod/iPhone dock and high‑speed Internet. The setting is ideal for relaxation and offers a modern fitness centre, indoor pool, spa and hot spring.