Introduction to the Hotel's Surrounding Area
Light-yellow exterior wall and mild temperament inside, the Hotel is a typical footnote to the city of Nanjing.
The Hotel is cozily tucked in an area which gathers together many institutions such as three of the key universities of China, a Sports Complex, the biggest and most popular bookstore, and a couple of the city's best hospitals. These are all there to give the people around the touch of civilization, activeness and serenity.
Behind is rich history and frontal is modern times. Many of city's best time-killers and leisure and entertainment venues are a short walk away from the Hotel, which include dozens of bars and pubs, shopping plazas, and gourmet food streets.
But none of the hustle and bustle of the busy city can take away the grand soul and charisma the city culture has bestowed upon the Hotel. Nearby you can find a dozen of public parks and scenic spots which sing in the serene breeze, telling one after the other exciting stories from the old times.
To the Nanjing Railway Station: about 5 km, 20 minutes;
To the Nanjing South Railway Station: about 10 km, 30 minutes;
To the Airport: about 35 km, 50 minutes.
The Hotel is adjacent to the Metro lines Nos. 1 & 2,
Zhujiang Lu Station on Line 1 is about 1.2 km from the hotel and about a 15-minute walk;
Shanghai Lu Station on Line 2 is about 1.5 km from the hotel and about an 18-minute walk.
Bus Routes Nos. 3, 6, 91, 132 & 318 all have a stop named 'Suijiacang' right next-door to the hotel.
Introduction to Nanjing's Famous Scenic Spots
Closed on Monday
Admission: Free of charge for The Tomb area
Brief introduction: Dr. Sun Yat-sen is the founding father of the Republic of China and fore-runner of the Chinese democratic revolution movement. The Mausoleum covers an area of around 80,000 square meters, and its main construction is flanked around a central kernel line – an embodiment of traditional Chinese architectural style. In 2007, it became one of the first state-level top-grade (5A) scenic zones.
Brief introduction: The Stone City is also named as the 'ghost-face fortress'. It was built by Sun Quan as a military fort during the Dongwu period in the Triple-State era. In 1990, the city of Nanjing built a public park upon the old relics. With 'Stone City retrospective' as its theme, this attraction has organically incorporated a rich history and natural beauty, embodying the features of the city's historical and cultural heritage.
7:30 ~ 17:30, November 1st ~ November 30th
December 1st ~ February 29th
Admission: 40 Yuan RMB/One Ticket
Brief introduction: The Presidential Residence in Nanjing has a history of over 600 years. During the period from the 1840 Opium War through the liberation in 1949, this place was witness to and the very origin of many of China's crucial political and military events. Presently it has become the Nation's biggest Museum of Modern History.
Closed on Monday
Brief introduction: The Rain-flower Terrace is a sacred place commemorating the China's new democratic revolution movement. It is a national level key unit for cultural relics preservation as well as one of the first nation-level 4A grade tourist attractions. It incorporates the functions of education, tourism, leisure and recreation.
Admission: 40 Yuan RMB/Ticket
Brief introduction: The Pagoda is situated on the Lion Hill in the northeast of Nanjing, overlooking the Yangtze River. The main building covers a construction area of over 4,000 square meters, with 7 levels including 3 under ground. It is credited as one of the four most famous pagoda of the south-of-the-Yangtze-River area, in addition to being one of the top ten pagodas of China.
Brief introduction: In ancient times, the lake was named 'Sangpo', and it adopted today's lake form in the Triple-State period. The shores of the lake form the shape of a diamond. There are five small islands in the lake, dividing the water areas into four big sections. Various types of bridges link all the islands. Lotus flowers are a feature of the lake, as in the summer and autumn, the water is surfaced by large areas of green leaves, emitting fresh flavor of nature and enchanting scenery.