Check out this 2022 Beijing Ice Skating Guide!


1. Xicheng - Shichahai Ice Rink

The Shichahai Ice Rink, which is a must-visit for Beijingers in winter, is officially open. With a total operating area of 16,000 square meters, you can rent skates and protective gear and play all kinds of items on site. It is also one of the few ice rinks in Beijing that is open at night. The ice skating area is closest to entrance 8.

Time: Monday to Sunday 09:00-21:00

Location: No. 5 - No. 8 Entrance, Qianhai Nanyan, Xicheng District

Tickets: 60 RMB for weekdays; 50 RMB for nights; 80 RMB for holidays

2. Chaoyang - Chaoyang Park Ice Rink

Compared to popular ice rinks in Shichahai and the Summer Palace, the Chaoyang Park Dance Ice Rink is a little less popular. However, it is less crowded and has a good price with a wide variety of programs. There are also ice slides and bumper cars on ice that are rarely found elsewhere. Whether you are on a family trip or in a group of young people, Chaoyang Park ice rink is a good choice. If you just want to skate, we recommend entering through the west gate of the park to get to the ice rink quickly.

Time: Monday to Sunday 09:00-17:00

Location: No. 1 Chaoyang Park South Road, Chaoyang District

Tickets: Ice skating is 60 RMB; ice program is 30-50 RMB

3. Dongcheng - Wangfu Central Ice Park

It is known as the most luxurious outdoor ice rink in Beijing. It has 600 square meters of space for people to have fun. The venue is close to the courtyard with Beijing characteristics, and the outdoor scenery is particularly good. The ice rink also has a very cute little seal skating assistant, which is perfect for kids.

Time: Monday to Sunday 10:00-22:00

Location: West Block, Wangfu Central, No. 269 Wangfujing Street

Tickets: 60 RMB/person on weekdays; 100 RMB/person on holidays

4. Chaoyang - Olympic Forest Park Ice Rink (South Park)

The Olympic Forest Park ice rink is very large and you can choose to play ice biking and skating. Those who are timid can also rent a small dolphin car to play at will. The reeds surround the open lake, and the twin towers together with the ice form a wonderful winter scene in the distance. If you are lucky enough, you can also encounter baby ducks. It is recommended to enter through the park gate.

Time: Closed during 1.18, 20-22, 27, 1.31-2.5

Location: No. 33 Kehui Road, Chaoyang District

Admission: 20 RMB for skate admission; 30-100 RMB for programs

5. Haidian - Hua Xi HI-ICE Ice Park

This outdoor ice rink in Wukesong covers an area of more than 2,000 square meters and uses a full real ice surface. There are also lights and music facilities on site. You can use skates, helmets, knee pads and other equipment for free after entering the rink, and there is an exclusive dolphin ice truck for kids.

Time: Monday to Sunday 10:00-22:00

Venue: Wukesong Central Plaza, Huaxi LIVE, No. 69 Fuxing Road

Tickets: 60 RMB for single ticket; 80 RMB for parent-child ticket

6. Miyun - Gubei Water Town Ice and Snow World

The ice and snow world in Gubei Water Town is decorated perfectly. All the ice surface is 30 cm thick, and all the ice protection is available. On both sides of the river are snack stores and coffee shops, so you can sit down and rest after playing. You can also take a stroll around the town when you come to Gubei Water Town for ice skating, which is perfect for a family drive.

Time: Sunday-Thursday 10:00-20:00; Friday to Saturday 10:00-20:30

Location: Simatai Village, Gubeikou Town, Miyun District

The ice park is located at the Sun and Moon Island Square in the town.

Tickets: Ice Park Pass is 320 RMB; Ice & Snow Pass is 500 RMB

7. Shunyi - COFCO Xiangyun Town Ice Park

Located in Shunyi COFCO Shine Hills, the ice skating rink has 400 square meters of outdoor ice, skates, helmets and protective gear are free to use. The ice roof is also covered with star lights, and the night scene is fantastic.

Time: 2020.11.26-2021.3.10 Monday to Sunday 10:00-22:00

Location: North area of COFCO Shine Hills, No. 9 Antai Street, Shunyi District

Tickets: 60 RMB for single tickets on weekdays; 100 RMB for general single tickets

8. Haidian - Summer Palace Ice Rink

This is the largest natural ice rink in Beijing. On a sunny day, you can enjoy the frozen Kunming Lake, the Wanshou Mountain, the Buddhism Fragrance Pavilion and the 17-arch Bridge when playing on the ice.

Time: Monday to Sunday 08:30-17:00

Location: No. 19, Xinjian Gongmen Road, Haidian District

Admission: 20 RMB for park admission; 50-100 RMB for ice skating program

9. Haidian - Yuanmingyuan Ice Rink

This year, not only can you skate in Yuanmingyuan Park, but you can also play in the snow! This is the first time in the history of the Yuanmingyuan Park to set up a snow rink. What is it like to play with snow and skate in the royal garden? Go with your friends to experience it. The ice rink is close to the south gate of the park, and the snow rink is close to the Zao Yuan gate.

Time: Monday to Sunday 08:30-17:00

Location: No. 28 West Tsinghua Road, Haidian District

Tickets: 10 RMB for park admission; 50-100 RMB for ice and snow programs

10. Xicheng - Beihai Park Ice Rink

Beihai Park Ice Rink is an old-school ice rink with a wide view, and the area has doubled compared to last year. The surrounding buildings are in the old Beijing style. This is not only fun, but it also comes with a retro filter for photos. The ice rink is located at the lotus lake of the park, near the south gate of Beihai Park, and can be reached by Bus No. 101/109.

Time: Monday to Sunday 09:00-17:00

Location: No. 1 Wenjin Street, Xicheng District

Tickets: 5 RMB for park ticket; 80 RMB for pass

11. Chaoyang - China World Mall Indoor Ice Rink

In addition to outdoor ice rinks, you can also choose the warmer indoor ice skating rink. Opened in the China World Trade Center, the indoor ice rink has a very good location. In addition to skating, you can also shop and eat in the vicinity. If you want to learn how to skate, you can hire a coach or enroll in a class.

Time: Monday to Sunday 10:00-21:30

Location: B2 floor, China World Mall, No.1 Jianguomenwai Street

Tickets: 30 RMB/hour from Monday to Friday, 50 RMB/hour on weekends

12. Chaoyang - All Star Skating Club

Opened in the children's section of SOLANA, the skates can be rented for free after admission, and the pads need to be rented for 20 RMB. If you don't know how to skate, you can ask a coach to guide you, and there are many pictures of professional coaches hanging at the entrance. If possible, avoid the crowded weekend.

Time: Monday to Sunday 10:00-22:00

Location: 1F, SOLANA Children's City, No. 6 Chaoyang Park Road

Tickets: 50 RMB for a single ticket / 1.5 hours

13. Chaoyang - Champion Skating Rink (Chaoyang Joy City Branch)

Located on the 7th floor of Joy City, the indoor ice rink is particularly well-lit, with natural light coming in from both sides. The ice surface area is also said to be quite large for an indoor ice rink in a shopping mall. Tickets include skates, but protective gear needs to be rented separately, so it is recommended to bring your own protective gear.

Time: Monday to Sunday 13:00-16:30

Location: 7F, Joy City, No. 101 North Chaoyang Road

Tickets: 60 RMB from Monday to Friday, 80 RMB on weekends (limited to 1.5 hours)

14. Chaoyang - UTown Shopping Center Ice Park

UTown Shopping Center also opens an indoor ice rink with 500 square meters of floor space. The rink is equipped with real ice throughout, as well as ice equipment imported from the Netherlands. The cost includes skates, helmets and protective gear. There are also cute little helpers to help you easily master your skating skills.

Time: Dec. 7, 2020 - Feb. 28, 2021

Monday to Sunday 10:00-22:00

Location: Atrium on the first floor of UTown Shopping Center, No. 2 Sanfeng Beili, Chaoyangmenwai Street

Tickets: 40 RMB for a single person / 1.5 hours

15. Dongcheng - Haotai Ice Rink (Chongwenmen Branch)

This is a long-established indoor ice skating rink in Beijing, one that many Beijingers have skated at since childhood. The rink is not big, but it can meet the skating needs. You need to pay a 10 RMB cash deposit for the lockers. So if you want to store your bag, remember to prepare cash in advance.

Time: Monday to Sunday 10:00-21:00

Location: B1 floor of Chongwenmen New World Department Store

Tickets: 30 RMB/hour from Monday to Friday, 50 RMB/hour on weekends

16. Tongzhou - Changying All Star Skating Club

This professional level indoor ice skating rink is of moderate size and can be used for skating and ice hockey. With a professional skating coach team, it's a great place for kids to learn to skate. Besides, you can also visit the food street of Changying Paradise Walk.

Time: Monday to Sunday 10:00-22:00

Location: East Zone 4F, Changying Paradise Walk, North Chaoyang Road

Tickets: 80 RMB for weekdays; 100 RMB for weekends (limited to 1.5 hours)