Marquis Courtyard Hotel – Qingdao Old Town
The former site of the Marquis Courtyard Hotel is located on GuangXi Road just down the street from the historical German Chemist Shop in Qingdao Old Town. This three story castle-like building was constructed of Mount Lao granite and red brick in 1906. In its heyday, the Marquis Courtyard Hotel was were the upper crust of Qingdao’s elite would entertain out of town guests which included international delegates and dignitaries. At present it is used by the ShiNan District Public Security Bureau.
Site of the former Marquis Courtyard Hotel
37 GuangXi Road
Completed in 1906
ShiNan District, Shandong Province, Qingdao. P.R. China
青岛侯爵庭院饭店旧址： 中国山东省青岛市市南区 广西路37号
Photograph © Colton Dirks