Conference participants should arrange their own accommodation (except if staying at the Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool Conference Centre, see below). The following are recommended hotels based on price, quality and location (but are by no means the only choices). Please note that Suzhou is a large city and Suzhou's ancient town is about 30 minutes by taxi away from the conference venue, which is located in Suzhou Industrial Park, Higher Education Town (Gaojiaoqu).
Close to/on the XJTLU campus
Budget: Jinjiang Inn Select Suzhou Dushu Lake Gaojiao District
No. 8 Xuetang Street, Gaojiao District, Dushu River, Suzhou, China
Chinese name and address: 苏州锦江之星独墅湖高教区店; 215123苏州工业园区独墅湖高教区雪堂街8号
(5 minutes by taxi/10 minutes by public transport/10 minutes walk to the conference venue)
Mid price: Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool Conference Centre
No. 99 Ren'ai Road, Industrial Park District, Suzhou 215123, China
Chinese name and address: 西交利物浦国际会议中心; 215123工业园区仁爱路99号
This hotel is recommended as it is affordable and very close (10 minutes walk across campus) to the conference venue. Reservations can be made through the online conference registration system (no prepayment needed). Price for a double room is RMB 409/night including two breakfasts, single room is RMB 378/night including one breakfast.
Mid price: Oakwood Hotel and Residence
No. 6, Yueliangwan Road, Suzhou Industrial Zone, Wu Zhong District, 215123 Suzhou, China
Chinese name and address: 苏州奥克伍德国际酒店公寓; 215123苏州工业园区月亮湾路6号
(5 minutes by taxi/10 minutes by public transport/1.5km walk to the conference venue)
Luxury: Worldhotel Grand Dushu Lake Suzhou
No. 299 Qiyue Street, Industry Zone, Suzhou 215028, China
Chinese name and address: 独墅湖世尊酒店; 215028工业园区启月街299号
(5 minutes by taxi/10 minutes by public transport/1.5 km walk to the conference venue)
Additional accommodation options can be found around Times Square (圆融时代广场), a lively area with shops and restaurants, approximately 20 minutes away by taxi from the conference venue.