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Lodging & Visa


    There are several hotels around the Worldhotel Grand Dushulake Suzhou. It should be noted, however, that Suzhou is one of the most popular tourism cities inChinaand September is a busy tourism season. Please make your hotel reservation at your early convenience.

    We offer hotel reservation service only for the Worldhotel Grand Dushulake Suzhou. For the other hotels, please make a reservation on your own.



Room Rate (per day)

(twin or king bed room)


Worldhotel Grand Dushulake 


(Five Star Hotel)


Symposium   Venue

Address: 299 Qiyue Street, 

Suzhou 215123, China

Tel: +86-512-6956 8888

600 RMB / 100 USD


special symposium rate 

(breakfast and tax included)


Four Points By Sheraton Suzhou (Five Star Hotel)


4 mins walking to the Venue

Address: 8 Moon Bay Road, 

Suzhou 215123, China

Tel: +86-512-6799 7999

650 RMB (1 person) or 680 RMB (2 persons)

special symposium rate

(breakfast and tax included) 


Jinling   Guanyuan International Hotel Suzhou  

(Five Star   Hotel)

6 mins walking to the Venue

Address: 168 Cuiwei Street, 

Suzhou 215123, China

Tel: +86-512-6260 8888

458 RMB (1 person) or 518 RMB (2 persons)


special symposium rate

(breakfast and tax included)

To make reservation, please contact Rinca Liao (廖莎) via email:



2 mins walking to the Venue

Address: 288 Qiyue Street,

Suzhou 215123, China

Tel: +86-512-6799 8222

400-500 RMB

(breakfast not included)


1. The closing date for hotel reservations is August 15, 2016. We have reserved a fixed number of rooms in the Worldhotel Grand Dushulake Suzhou. When all rooms are booked, you will need to make your own reservations.

2. Hotel rooms are reserved for the period booked and confirmed. In the event of late arrival or early departure, hotels reserve the right to charge you the full amount for the period booked.  



We advise you to apply for a tourism visa toChina. We will be happy to provide any assistance if required. If you need an official authorized invitation letter for your visa application, please do not hesitate to contact us.  



The Chinese currency is called Ren-Min-Bi (RMB) and the unit is called YUAN or CNY (Chinese Yuan). You can find 100, 50, 10, 5, 2 and 1 Yuan banknotes. 1 USD equals to approximately 6.3 CNY. Cash dispensers and money exchangers are available at the airport and hotels. Cash is most commonly used inChina. Credit cards can be used at major hotels, restaurants or shopping malls.

ATMs - There are many ATMs in most cities ofChinaaccepting foreign bank cards such as Master or Visa Cards. All ATMs will remit RMB (Chinese currency) notes. Remember that if you want to exchange your RMB back to your home currency on the way out (e.g. at the airport), you'll need to keep the ATM or bank receipt, without which the exchange won't be accepted.

Credit Cards - Credit cards are becoming more widely accepted inChinabut you can't always depend on being able to pay with them. Certainly at international-standard hotels, upscale restaurants and shops you will be able to use them.

Soochow University Biomedical Polymers Laboratory 
199 Ren-Ai Road, Suzhou Industrial Park, Suzhou 215123, China