4.5
Very Good 667 Reviews
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What We Love

  • Relaxing lakeside escape between Kunshan and Suzhou, around one hour from Shanghai
  • Guestrooms make the most of the rural setting beside Yancheng Lake Park, with floor-to-ceiling windows framing views of the park to the north and the lake to the south
  • Great kids club for youngsters three to 12
  • Sampling the region’s famed hairy crab in the signature Yi Feng Court Cantonese restaurant

What To Know

  • Make the most of the hotel’s 200-acre organic farm on guided tours and chef-led cooking demonstrations
  • It's popular with Shanghai residents on weekends
  • The indoor and outdoor swimming pools are open from 6:30 a.m. until 10 p.m.; the fitness center is available around the clock

Amenities

  •  Babysitting
  •  Bar
  •  Free WiFi
  •  Gym
  •  Handicap-accessible
  •  Kids Club
  •  Parking On Site
  •  Pet-friendly
  •  Pool
  •  Restaurant
  •  Spa
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Overview

City escape just an hour outside Shanghai, with a spa, two pools and a 200-acre organic farm

The Lowdown

Between Kunshan and Suzhou, around an hour from Shanghai, this lakeside hotel is a favorite with Shanghainese looking for a relaxing weekend escape. The guestrooms make the most of the rural setting beside Yancheng Lake Park, with floor-to-ceiling windows framing views of the park to the north and the lake to the south. The rooms start at a spacious 484 square feet and have one King or two Double beds, plus 42-inch flat-screen TVs, marble bathrooms with walk-in showers, and modern decor in a choice of light (yellow and gold) or dark (brown and green) color schemes. The popular Signature Lake View Rooms also have private balconies overlooking the lake. Downstairs, the signature Yi Feng Court restaurant dishes up Cantonese fare prepared with ingredients from the hotel’s 200-acre organic farm, as well as from Yangcheng Lake, which is home to the region’s famous hairy crab. There’s also the Essence restaurant for Western dishes, and afternoon tea served in the Luwei Lobby Lounge. For sybarites there’s the Willow Stream Spa and the indoor and outdoor pools, while parents can make the most of the hotel’s kids club (for ages three to 12), which keeps youngsters entertained making scarecrows, painting, birdwatching and harvesting honey from the farm’s 25 hives.

In the Area

A popular escape from Shanghai, the Fairmont Yangcheng Lake lets visitors make the most of the great outdoors. Ask the concierge to organize a fishing, biking or hiking excursion within Yangcheng Lake Park, or perfect your croquet swing on the hotel’s manicured lawn. Golf lovers have easy access to the 18-hole Grand Shanghai International & Holiday Resort, or you can head farther afield to the 1,000-year-old town of Zhou Zhuang or the Museum of Kun Opera.

How to Get There

Fairmont Yangcheng Lake
No. 3668 West Ma'anshan Road
Suzhou, 215300 China

Reviews

4.5 Very Good 667 Reviews
Family
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very nice view!very nice people like Roy from reception!very good service!very good farm and resturant!actually it is my first time came here,I never met such nice guys like them here.I am really appreciated for everything,and I will come with my families next trip!

Excellent Breaks
Reviewed 6 days ago

well, CNY celebrations, stayed there for 2 nights, wtih my little dog. was upgraded to panaroma suite, which was surprised. i stayed there several times, never got upgrade. so this time is special!!!
Olivia Gu from receiptionist were very helpful and polite, Amy Chen from Restaurant was fabulous.
most importantly, it has pet room, where i can bring my dog with me, not in the hotel room, but that's enough.
there are larg lawns, and parks, where both you and the pet can enjoy the nice view of the lake, the fresh air.
will difinitely come back!

Attentive Service & Dedicated Staff
Reviewed 2 months ago

This is not my first time staying at a Fairmont hotel, but the service and welcome certainly rank top among all the Fairmont I've visited. Though they are all good service, there are more "temperature" in the processs of serving guests.
After checking in, I've rated the experience up to getting into the room "good" and immediately received concern phone call from duty manager Wang. He wanted to see what are the things he could do to ensure my stay a more satisfying one. This is speically heart-warming for me. As a frequent traveler, this visit to Fairmont Yangcheng Lake is my 83rd nights in hotel this year. I'll rate it on top of all the nights I've stayed among all the hotels. This is definitely the hotel to be revisited.

Great stuff and nice view
Reviewed 4 months ago

Shirley Gao provide our team great services. The meeting room is big and clean, everything is prepare in advance. The hotel rooms are nice and have great view to the lake. Everyone loves the lunch menu.

五谷餐厅
Reviewed 5 months ago

和朋友在這裡聚餐,度過了非常美好的時光。佳餚,美景,優秀的服務,非常愉快。尤其是Ms. Lily Ding,從訂餐到用餐的過程,都給我們很多熱情的幫助和建議。

Very nice restaurant in a natural farm environment. Very kids friendly enviroment. Decicious dishes with organic materials. Highly recommended!