Rent a serviced apartment in Yaojiayuan, Sihui and Qingnian
Beijing is more and more expanding towards the east. With the growth of Beijing business districts in Chaoyang and Beijing CBD, a lot of companies are looking for offices in the east, with more affordable rents and larger surfaces. Similarly, middle class Chinese people tend to find homes in these new residentiel districts east of fourth ring road, more affordable and with a smoother road traffic.
These new districts are Yaojiayuan, Qingnian and Sihui, a large area that Chinese people call Chaoqing extending at the east of fourth ring road.
This is an area undergoing a full transformation as we are writing these lines. These last years, large high standard compounds have been built where you can fing large apartments inside Beijing.
Access to this district is now very easy. There is two main road accesses: Chaoyang Bei Lu and Jintong expressway which is a prologation of the Jingyao street eastwards. By subway,the lines 1 & 6 drive you right in Beijing city center.
Rent a serviced apartment close to large green spaces: Chaoyang and Honglinjin Parks
These is two large parks in this area: Chaoyang Park and Honglinjin Park. The access to this park is easy from this side as well, this is a good way to breathe in Beijing and specially suited for people with kids, together with the larger apartment.
International schools close to your serviced apartment in Beijing in Yaojiayuan, Qingnian and Sihui
This is an university area of Beijing (smaller than Wudaokou-Haidian, but still with some important universities and institutes, their campuses). For expatriate children, several international schools are settled there.
If you are looking for a bilingual curriculum for you children in Beijing (English, Chinese), you may be interested by the Yew Chung International school of Beijing (YCIS Beijing), about which we give more informations in our blog. This school is located close to Honglinjing Park.
Just besides is located a Kindergarten and a school for younger children, the Yew Wah International Education Foundation.
Your serviced apartment in an area which is becoming more friendly
A large shopping mall Joy City 朝阳大悦城 has been opened in the district, next to Xinghuolu subway station (line 6). This is a pleasant place to go out with many restaurants and shops. Many young Chinese people living in the district come there to have some fun.
If you are looking for international food, there is a few adresses not to be missed: a Jenny Lou's is located Yaojiayuan Beilu, A Carrefour Shop on Yaojiayuan Lu and a April Gourmet located 6 Gaoyang Gongyuan Nanlu.
Rent an apartment in Qingnian
Since the opening of the Beijing subway line 6, this district has become much easier to access. The place is perfect if you are looking for a large new serviced apartment with an attarctive rent.
A compound offers serviced apartments in this area:
Rent a serviced apartment in Sihui
If you are looking for a large apartment in Beijing and that you are working in the Beijing CBD (link), this is a sensibe choice: the subway line 1 links Sihui with many important Beijing hubs: Beijing CBD, Wangfujing, Tiananmen, Xidan… Sihui is a a convenient residential location.
Two compounds are offering serviced apartments to rent in Sihui:
- Fraser Residence 北京辉盛庭国际公寓
- Sandalwood Mariott International Apartments 紫檀万豪行政公寓.