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Garden Hotel (Liuyuan Road) - Lingering Garden

No.477 Liuyuan Road, Jinchang District, Suzhou 215008, China
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Ranked #37 of 1,021 Hotels in Suzhou
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Winnipeg, Canada
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53 reviews 53 reviews
11 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Every bit as lovely and well-situated as other reviews have indicated. Right in the center of the town, literally steps from the Master of the Nets garden and a RMN30 taxi ride from the Humble Administrators garden. A charming series of separate buildings within a gated, attractively-landscaped campus. Staff is friendly and willing to help – perhaps too willing (see... More 

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San Diego, California
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Non-smoking rooms were located in another building. If you have heavy luggage, a bell hop is available to help. Maybe it's the climate but the towels always feel slightly damp. There are free internet in the rooms with monitor and keyboard but we use our own netbook. Shower was separate from tub. It was in same area with toilet which... More 

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England, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Garden Hotel is affordable for those on a budget wanting something more pleasant than just a hostel or cheap dive. Whilst it does not offer a pool; rooms are well placed and out of the way from the main road. The rooms, offering a couple of foreign channels including The BBC, are clean and beds are more than comfortable. The... More 

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Falmouth, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I would like to have stayed her longer, we only had one night, the gardens were beautiful. The lifts were small and slow, so walked up the stairs to our room on the 2nd floor. Room was comfortable and clean Well appointed hotel, I went for a walk along the streets, the canal runs along the back of the hotel,... More 

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Markham, Canada
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

My friend and I were doing an internship in Shanghai and decided to visit Suzhou for the weekend. After looking through countless of hotel reviews and comparing prices, we settled for this one... we definetely made the right choice! The rooms are affordable and comes with complementary breakfast. Our bedroom even had a view of the garden! Like most of... More 

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Perth, Australia
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47 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Set amongst lovely gardens incorporating board walks and koi pools. The rooms can be a long walk from reception, but all under cover. The lift is small and slow, but it beats the stairs.Rooms are large and comfortable. The lingering Garden is a short stroll, and a little further you find Pedestrian Street, full of restaurants and variety stores. There... More 

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Medowie, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

My wife and I only stayed one night as part of our Wendy Wu tour. As compared to some of the other hotels we stayed in during our 21 days in China, the Garden Hotel was pretty good. The room was alright but had a (background) lingering smell of tobacco smoke even though it was supposed to be non-smoking. The... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 via mobile

It's a nice hotel to stay. The location is convenient quite convenient as it's quite nearby to some of the sight seeing venues. The hotel staff is very friendly. Though they can't really speak much English but they can at least understand a few basic English words. They managed to accommodate to my request as my friend wrongly booked the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

The hotel is very nice with a classical Suzhou gardens style. Very beautiful. The staff is very helpful and take care of their guests. The rooms however were very small and let's say mostly functional (bed, TV, bathroom, wifi). A bit dusty and old style too. The rooms are good to sleep in but not to hang around during the... More 

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China
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143 reviews 143 reviews
53 hotel reviews
234 helpful votes 234 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Hotel is so close to Liu lingerin garden.Location is good.Take the bus Tour No.1,you can reach Suzhou museum,Humble administrator garden and Tiger hill very easily.Free wifi can be connected in lobby and your room.The price was so cheap 313RMB for one night including the breakfast.Two beds in my room,very standard.Bathroom was clean.The staff showed me the way to my room.Breafast... More 

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