The Egret Hotel (Bailu Binguan) stands on the banks of Nanjing's Qinhuai River by the Confucian Temple which ranks in the top 40 tourist attractions in China. Nanjing was China's capital on more than one occasion and has inherited many historical relics as a result. Located in the central area of the ancient capital this Nanjing hotel enjoys a great location. It is near Egret Park to the east and is backed by the Qin Huai River to the north. It is also just a 30-minute drive from Lu Kou International Airport and the Nanjing Railway Station. The hotel has 238 guestrooms including deluxe suites business rooms grand standard rooms standard rooms single rooms and disable person's rooms. Each room is equipped with import deluxe bathing facilities satellite TVs and video-on-demand systems. The hotel offers a multi-functional hall with projector equipment and a VIP resting area which covers 300 square meters and can hold 200 people for dining or 300 people for meetings. Also with its 10 variously-sized well-appointed meeting rooms conferences of up to 800 people can be held. In addition there are various recreational and fitness facilities including a bowling alley sauna Turkish Bath mini tennis court chess and cards room billiards room gym karaoke dance hall and a beauty salon.