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Water Cube, Beijing
(3.2/5 based on 500+ reviews on the web)
Used as the official swimming facility for the 2008 Olympics, Water Cube today serves as an international center for water sports, wellness, and leisure activities. Designed with a combination of traditional Chinese themes and modern technology, the cube-shaped structure represents the first large-scale project that utilized pneumatic cushions as membrane coating. Bring your swimwear and head to the indoor waterpark for entertaining rides, pools, and river simulations. You can also rejuvenate your body at advanced spa facilities. Water-themed restaurants serve gourmet meals, and the business section offers various souvenirs as well as thorough information about the Olympic Games' swimming events. Add Water Cube to your Beijing travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Beijing vacation builder.
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  • Having searched the internet for information on the water cube park and found nothing, we decided to make the trek out to Olympic Park. We were so disappointed to discover the water park is closed unt...  more »
  • The outside is actually surprising, but it's not worth to pay to visit. The diving pool was inaccessible due to an event, the Waterpark, although interesting, was empty (water or bathers). the pool is pretty ordinary and the showroom was a sad...
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  • After seeing it n TV during the Olympic we took the opportunity to visit when were in Beijing. The architecture from the outside looks amazing and especially when it's lit up. There's a charge to go i...  more »