THE GRAND HOTEL
Zhongshan Dist., Taipei CityNo.1, Sec. 4, Zhongshan N. Rd.
Founded in 1952 by Chiang's wife, Soong Mei-ling, the Yuanshan Hotel is the first five-star hotel in Taiwan, with its lofty Yuanshan River in front, Yangming Mountain in the back, Song Mountain in the east, and Danshui in the west.
The fourteen-story palace-style building with red pillars and golden tiles is a magnificent setting for the classical atmosphere of opulence and Oriental art and is one of the representative landmarks of Taipei.