The pagoda shaped reception hall is open and simple and offers a view of the magnificent gardens. Use of local stone and stunning traditional architecture offers a sense of the past whilst the hotel provides the most modern accommodation and amenities to fulfill every need.
The sloping winged roof of the hotel echoes the grandeur of the Forbidden City. From the classical architecture of ancient palaces and pagodas, to the charm of the local architecture, the hotel reflects the long history of Suzhou. The hotel is set in beautifully landscaped gardens.
The hotel has 328 rooms and suites equipped with the most modern facilities and amenities. Each room has in room safe, tea/coffee making facilities, international direct dial telephone, special outlets for personal computer, colour television and satellite reception, separate shower and bath, iron and ironing board and 24 hour in room dining. Both smoking and non-smoking rooms are available. Comfortable furnished long-stay suites with kitchen are also available.
The hotel has a variety of restaurants, which feature a variety of Western, Asian and Cantonese cuisine in a relaxing ambience.