Niccolo Hotels Open Branch at Suzhou, Operate by 2020
AVTEN - Suzhou, fondly known as China’s Venice of the East, will take centre stage as the city’s newest iconic landmark with the launch of a new, contemporary chic hotel, Niccolo Suzhou, in 2020.
Crowning the top floors of Suzhou International Finance Square (IFS), a Wharf (Holdings) Limited super tower, the 215 room Niccolo Hotel.
Suzhou IFS, built by Kohn Pederson Fox, American based architects whose internationally recognised buildings. Suzhou will be a new symbol at the 2,500-year-old city.
Located in Jiangsu Province's prestigious Suzhou Industrial Park, the hotel's surrounding locale is embellished with tree-lined boulevards and willow trees along its charming canals, waterways and water towns.
In walking distance to the city’s International Convention Centre, Niccolo Suzhou is set to become a landmark icon in a city that offers its residents and visitors an ideal pace of life, welcoming travellers to its classical, landscaped gardens and entrepreneurs of the new economy, to its historical home.
Suzhou, slating 2020 as its growth year, has its government encouraging new industry and international investment from the US and Europe to earmark it as a city of growth opportunity and potential, with particular emphasis on the technology and artificial intelligence industries.
“We are delighted to embark on our fifth Niccolo Hotel, this time in Suzhou. The growing footprint of our boutique collection and their successes, gives us more clout to be recognised as a serious luxury hotel contender, with personalised luxury and impeccable hospitality at the forefront of the guest experience," said Dr Jennifer Cronin, President, Wharf Hotels (5/24/2019).
Accessible by air to Shanghai Pudong and Hongqiao international airports, the city is well connected via high-speed bullet trains to all major cities in China and Hong Kong.