Hotels in Changsha: 6 Best Changsha Hotels

Being the bustling capital of Hunan Province, Changsha City boasts a mix of great accommodation options, from high-quality luxury hotels to mid-range, value, and basic hostels. All the hotels in Changsha guarantee you a pleasant sleep. Besides, the price of these hotels is affordable.

Where to Stay in Changsha, Hunan, China?

The best and most popular place to stay in Changsha is the area near Wuyi Square at the eastern bank of Xiangjiang River. Here, you will find a range of good hotels, including super luxury hotels like Sheraton Changsha Hotel, Changsha Muyi H Hotel (or called Grand Mercure Changsha Downtown), etc. If you stay at a hotel here, you will find the lively Taiping Pedestrian Street in merely 10 minutes' walking distance and other most popular Changsha highlights like Orange Island, Yuelu Academy and Kaifu Temple in only 3~4 kilometers' driving. Another popular place to stay in Changsha is the area near Changsha South Railway Station. Seldom tourists choose to stay near Changsha Huanghua International Airport, because the airport is only 1 hour away from Changsha downtown by car. However, if you are heading to catch your early flight or will land in Changsha late, the hotels near the airport are also recommended.

Recommended Changsha Tour Packages:

✔ 2 Days Classic Changsha Tour

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Where to Stay in Changsha

  • Changsha Hotels

Dolton Hotel Changsha Dolton Hotel Changsha

Breakfast: Western & Chinese

Add: No.159 Shaoshan North Road, Furong District, Changsha, China

Surrounding: Changsha Railway Station, Commercial Center, Tianxin Park

Dolton Hotel Changsha is a five-star hotel ideally located in the heart of Changsha, with only 30-minute drive from the airport and 5-minute drive from the railway station.

It is a well-run and well maintained hotel, and a good value, offering excellent service. The breakfast is very good, and the food street is a good in hotel option for other meals. Besides, Dolton has variously sized rooms and suites, ranging from standard to deluxe, each furnished with premium amenities and designed for maximum comfort and convenience. Other facilities include a bowling alley, snooker room, sauna, massage, night club, health club, beauty salon and indoor swimming pool.

Kyriad Marvelous Hotel (Changsha University of Science & Technology)

Breakfast: Western & Chinese

Add: No.306, Southern Second Ring Road, Tianxin District, Changsha, Hunan, China

Surrounding: Changsha Southern Suburbs Park, Wangjiang Park, etc.

Kyriad Marvelous Hotel (Changsha University of Science & Technology) is a newly opened 4-star international business boutique hotel. The brand Kyriad is originated from France, which is a brand of Luffu Hotel Group, the second largest hotel chain in Europe. The hotel is in romantic France design. And it has plenty of convenient facilities, like Multi-functional Meeting Room, Landry Room, Fitness Room, KTV, SPA, Tea Bar, etc. All of these features of the hotel guarantee you a memorable living experience. And it is opened not far away from Xiangjiang River, and thus enjoys a relatively close distance to the main attractions in Changsha, like Orange Island (9 km), Yuelu Mountain (9 km), etc.

Xiaoxiang Huatian Hotel Changsha Xiaoxiang Huatian Hotel Changsha

Breakfast: Western & Chinese

Add: No.593 Furong Middle Road, Furong District, Changsha, China

Surrounding: Commercial Center, Tianxin Park

Distance to Changsha Railway Station: 3 km

The 5-star commercial Xiaoxiang Huatian Hotel is adjacent to the prosperous downtown of Changsha, Lotus CBD. It is just 3km to the railway station with very convenient transfer.

Xiaoxiang Huatian Hotel provides over 600 guestrooms, such as deluxe rooms, commercial suites. Clean, spacious with all kinds of provisions you need. This hotel is self-contained in that it has a food court on the 1st floor where you can order different kinds of local and Chinese cuisine. Other facilities include Gym and entertainment facilities, shopping center, business club, and banquet hall and conference rooms with first-class facilities.

Lotus Huatian Hotel Changsha Lotus Huatian Hotel Changsha

Breakfast: Western & Chinese

Add: No.176 Wuyi Avenue, Changsha 410001, China

Surrounding: Hunan Provincial Museum, Tianxin Ge

Built in 1985, the 4-star Lotus Huatian Hotel has 15 stories. Only 30-minute drive away, this hotel can be easily accessed from the airport. A well-kempt environment and its proximity to Hunan Provincial Museum, Tianxin Ge, and Changsha City Museum give this hotel a special charm.

Offering hotel guests nice services and a broad range of amenities, Lotus Huatian Hotel is committed to ensuring that your stay is as comfortable as possible. The hotel features 308 beautifully appointed guest rooms, each including internet access, in room safe, shower and bathtub, mini bar etc. A user commented this hotel on tripadvisor “We found the hotel to be very good value. The staff were most helpful. There was a good choice at the buffet breakfast, which was included in the room price.”

Huayue Hotel Changsha Huayue Hotel Changsha

Breakfast: Western & Chinese

Add: No.2, Section 1, Furong Middle Road, Kaifu District, Changsha

Surrounding: Hunan Provincial Museum, Yuelu Academy

Well-positioned in Kaifu District, the 4-star Huayue Hotel is the ideal point of departure for your excursions in Changsha. The hotel is not too far from the city center: just 1 km away, and it normally takes about 30 minutes to reach the airport. For those of you who want to venture out, Hunan Provincial Museum, Yuelu Academy are just some of the attractions available to visitors.

Opened in 2001 and innovated in 2009, the 22-story Huayue Hotel has 210 guestrooms including deluxe suite, business suite, suite and standard room. Experience good quality facilities, including Chinese restaurant, multifunctional hall, lobby bar, cafe, KTV, beauty/hair salon, fitness, business center and conference room.

The Park Hotel Changsha The Park Hotel Changsha

Breakfast: Chinese & Western

Add: No.48 Changsha Avenue, Yuhua District, Changsha, China

Surrounding: Mawangdui

Distance to Changsha Railway Station: 2 km

The Park Hotel is located on the No.488 in Changsha Road of Changsha city. It is about 15 minutes’ drive to Huanghua Airport and 8 minutes’ drive to the railway station. It is a 3-star hotel which is value for money as it come with buffet breakfast.

The Park Hotel Changsha has 240 various guestrooms with free internet access. The room was clean and comfortable.It also has a large tea bar with 600 square meters, a business center, a gym center, a coffee bar and a Chinese restaurant which can hold 800 people at the same time.

How to Plan a Changsha Tour?

How to Get to Changsha: Changsha can be easily reached by international flight, domestic flight and high speed train. Hot cities connected Changsha by bullet train include Shanghai (4~7 hrs.), Zhangjiajie (2.5~3.5 hrs.), Guilin (2.5~3.5 hrs.), Hangzhou (3.5~5 hrs.), and so forth.

Best Time to Visit Changsha: late September ~ next May, especially in autumn if you want to meet with the best golden autumn vista of Yuelu Mountain.

Top Changsha Attractions: Orange Island, Yuelu Mountain and Yuelu Academy, Hunan Provincial Museum, Huangxing Road Pedestrian Street, etc.

Changsha, the capital and transportation hub of China’s Hunan Province, is a national historical and cultural city that rich in historical monuments, ancient temples, academies and antediluvian traditions. Normally, tourists spend 1~2 days in Changsha to sample its highlights, like Yuelu Mountain, Yuelu Academy, Orange Island, Hunan Provincial Museum, Tianxin Pavilion, etc.

✔ 2 Days Classic Changsha Tour

In addition to the profound cultural flavor in Changsha, Hunan Province also boasts world-class natural landscapes, ancient towns and villages and man-made wonders. Almost all Hunan visitors would plan 3~4 days to Zhangjiajie to appreciate the Avatar mountains. And a one-day Fenghuang Ancient Town tour is also popular. Visit Changsha, Zhangjiajie and Fenghuang in one go takes about 6~7 days.

✔ 7 Days Hunan Discovery Tour from Changsha

✔ 6 Days Zhangjiajie, Fenghuang and Changsha Tour

✔ 5 Days Changsha & Zhangjiajie Avatar Scenery Tour by Bullet Train

If you have more days and are looking for an in-depth exploration of Hunan, you are suggested to spend 1 day to Shaoshan, the birthplace of the great leader in Modern China - Chairman Mao, 1 day to Yueyang, another famous cultural city with a long history of over 2500 years, or 1 day to Mount Heng, one of the Five Sacred Mountains in China.

✔ 3 Days Changsha & Shaoshan Essences Tour

Beyond Hunan, the diverse China has a lot to offer. You can extend your trip to explore sacred Mount Fanjing and the primitive minority villages in nearby Guizhou Province. Also, you can add a 5 Days & 4 Nights Yangtze River Cruise into your trip. Besides, you can travel further southwest to admire the marvelous Karst Landscape in Guilin and Yangshuo. Get further south to visit Guangzhou, Xiamen, Hong Kong is also great. If you like, you can also visit splendid Great Wall in Beijing, meet with historical Terracotta Warriors in Xian, date with adorable pandas in Chengdu and so on. Have your preference? Please feel free to tell us your likes, and our professional travel consultants will customize a perfect tour for you!

Yuelu Academy in Changsha Yuelu Academy in Changsha Zhangjiajie National Forest Park Anatar Mountain in Zhangjiajie National Forest Park Fenghuang Ancient Town Fenghuang Ancient Town

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The Statue of Chairman Mao on the Orange Island The Statue of Chairman Mao on Orange Island in Changsha

Recommended Changsha Tours

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