Location Conveniently situated in the heart of Suzhou, the ideal location is a perfect base for exploring the local sights and attractions. The hotel is also only a short ride from the Industrial Park and the New District where manufacturing and technology drive the Suzhou economy. The central Guanqian district, which is good for shopping, and the bars and pubs in Shi quan jie are only a 5-minute drive from the hotel, as is the Suzhou Museum. The nearest park, Panmen Park, is only a 5-minute walk and the Hanshan Temple, Tiger Hill and Pearl Farm are all 10 minutes’ drive away. The train station can be reached in 20 minutes using public transport. A trip to Lake Taihu requires just a 40-minute drive and Shanghai can be reached in only 90 minutes by car. Facilities The hotel features 386 accommodation units. Guests can reach the upper floors quickly and easily using the lift. Amenities include a cloakroom, a safe and currency exchange facilities. Internet access (for a fee) and wireless internet access (for a fee) are available in the public areas. The hotel offers a range of amenities for a comfortable stay, including gastronomic options such as a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room, a café, a bar and a pub. Guests can visit the supermarket to purchase daily necessities. Shopping facilities are available. The grounds of the hotel feature a playground and an attractive garden. Additional features of the hotel include a newspaper stand and a playroom. Parking facilities available to guests include a garage and a car park. Bicycles can be left in the bicycle storage area. Among the additional services available are a childcare service, medical assistance, room service and a laundry. Active guests can make use of the bicycle hire service to explore the surrounding area. In addition, a conference room and a business centre are also available. Rooms The hotel offers non-smoking rooms. All rooms feature air conditioning and a bathroom. Bathrooms with wheelchair access can also be booked. Most accommodation units feature a balcony or terrace. The carpeted accommodation units feature a double bed or a king-size bed. A safe and a minibar also feature. A mini-fridge and tea and coffee making equipment contribute to a comfortable stay. An ironing set is also available to guests. Each accommodation unit offers internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio, a stereo system and wireless internet access. Wheelchair-accessible rooms are also bookable. Each of the bathrooms features a shower, a bathtub and a hairdryer. Sports/Entertainment A refreshing dip in the indoor or outdoor pool can be pleasantly cooling on hot days. Sun loungers provide a great place to sunbathe. The hot tub offers revitalisation. The poolside bar serves a selection of refreshing drinks. For those wishing to enjoy some exercise, tennis and golf are offered onsite. A gym and gymnastics are some of the sports and leisure options available at the hotel. The hotel offers a range of wellness options, including a spa, a sauna, a steam bath and a solarium, or for an additional fee, massage treatments. The hotel offers an entertainment programme for adults. Meals The hotel offers a wide range of bookable meals and board options, including breakfast, lunch, dinner, B & B, half board and full board. Special meals, including special dietary cuisine, are available. Special deals can be enjoyed at the hotel. Drinks are included for guests. Payment The following credit cards are accepted at the hotel: American Express, VISA, Diners Club, JCB and MasterCard.