Nanjing Accommodation: Recommended Hotels & Hostels

Though Nanjing is an ancient capital, there is no need to worry about where to stay in Nanjing. In fact, Nanjing has established abundant good hotels from the 5-star luxurious hotels, moderate hotels, to 3-star budget ones.

1) Stay in Qinhuai River District, you are close to the tourist sites Confucius Temple, Qinhuai River where you could appreciate the fantastic nightview;
2) Live in city center (around Xinjiekou Square), easy to transfer to anywhere in Nanjing;
3) Accommodate in Xuanwu Disctrict, adjacent to Xuanwu Lake, railway station, Hunan Food Street.

No matter which hotel you choose, the most comfortable environment will surely make a relaxing stay!

Nanjing Accommodation

Nanjing New Century Hotel

Nanjing New Century Hotel Nanjing New Century Hotel

Breakfast: Western & Chinese

Add: No. 133 Longpan Road, Xuanwu District, Nanjing, China

Surrounding: Purple Mountain, Dr. Sun Yat-sen Mausoleum, Nanjing Museum, Xuanwu Lake

Distance to Nanjing Railway Station: 0.1 km

Distance to Nanjing South Railway Station: 14 km

Nanjing New Century Hotel is 4-star hotel ideally situated on the bank of the beautiful Xuanwu Lake, very close to Purple Mountain Scenic Area, and next to Nanjing Railway Station and Nanjing International Conference and Exhibition Center.

All 324 guestrooms with various types offer a view of the lake and the mountain. And all of the rooms are equipped with satellite TVs, high-speed WIFI etc. Conference room, Chinese and Western restaurants, bars, shopping and business center, recreational facilities are included in the hotel for your convenience. It could be described as “Good environment, convenient transportation, thoughtful service and thorough business decoration”.

Nanjing New Century Hotel

Holiday Inn Nanjing Aqua City Nanjing New Century Hotel

Breakfast: Western & Chinese

Add: No. 1 Jiankang Road, Nanjing, China

Surrounding: Confucius Temple, Zhonghua Gate, Taiping Heavenly Kingdom History Museum, Nanjing Folk Museum, Qinhuai River

Distance to Nanjing Railway Station: 10 km

Distance to Nanjing South Railway Station: 8.5 km

Holiday Inn Nanjing Aqua City is situated facing the Confucius Temple, with only 1 km to Xinshikou, the center of Nanjing city. In the 316 comfortable rooms and suites, you can have a completely relaxing stay with the cozy beds and pillows, 24-hour hot water, and free Wi-Fi, etc. Apart from the nice service of the staff, Chinese & Western restaurant, café, bar lounge are also of high standard to offer tasteful food and drinks. Moreover, if you want to have more pleasure, you can enjoy the BBQ, exercise in the gym & swimming pool, or calm yourself in the massage room, Spa, and sauna house, etc.

How to Plan Your Travel in Nanjing

How to Get to Nanjing: You can easily get to Nanjing by high speed train from Beijing (about 3-5h), Shanghai (about 1-2.5h), Hangzhou (about 1.5-5.5h), Suzhou (about 45min-2.5h), etc. and flight from Beijing (2h), Guangzhou (2h15min), Chengdu (2.5h), Xian (2h), etc.

Best Time to Visit Nanjing: March to June and September to November, especially in late October and early November.

Generally, to explore the cultural and natural highlights of Nanjing, 2 ~ 3 days are needed. You can pay a visit to Sun Yat-sen Mausoleum (the tomb of Dr. Sun Yat-sen, the Father of Modern China), take a walk in Confucius Temple Area along the Qinhuai River, climb up the ancient City Wall, and know a part of heavy history and cherish peace in the Memorial Hall of the Victims in Nanjing Massacre.

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If you want to explore more about Jiangsu Province, you can travel to Suzhou - the city of classical gardens and silk, Wuxi - a beautiful lakeshore city, Yangzhou - old culture center of southern China, etc. Check more about Jiangsu Tours>

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If you have more days, you can expand your Nanjing trip to Shanghai - modernest metropolis in China, Hangzhou - home to picturesque West Lake, and Huangshan - magnificent Yellow Mountain and Hui-style ancient villages. Or you can contact us to customize a trip according to your own itinerary and interests. Just tell us your needs and we will take care of everything, you just need to focus on sightseeing!

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Niushoushan - a place where both Buddhists and regular tourists can enjoy

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Zhonghua Gate

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