Guangzhou, the capital of the Guangdong Province, is a buzzing modern metropolis situated 75 miles north of Hong Kong. As the third largest city in China, it's a hub for business, finance and international commerce, and attracts thousands of conference visitors from around the globe. Expedia offers a range of conference centre hotels in Guangzhou, from luxury big-brand properties to budget-friendly guesthouses.
Conference Hotels Near Baiyun International Convention Center
The Baiyun International Convention Center is one of Guangzhou’s newest and most extensive conference centres. With easy access to Baiyun International Airport and several metro lines to Guangzhou's Central Business District, a conference centre hotel near the venue makes an ideal base for your business trip to Guangzhou.
Unwinding in Guangzhou
If your schedule allows for a free morning or aftenoon, get some fresh air and explore Baiyun Mountain, locally known as White Cloud Mountain thanks to the fluffy white clouds which crown its 30 peaks. Take a cable car up to Maoxing Ridge for sweeping views of the city, or explore the ancient Nengren Temple or the Guangzhou Collection of Inscribed Stone Tablets in the Baiyun Mountain Scenic Area.
Book a Conference Centre Hotel for the Canton Fair
One of Guangzhou’s biggest business events is the China Import and Export Fair, also known as the Canton Fair. Held in the sprawling Pazhu Complex each spring and autumn, it's China's largest trade fair, attracting over 22,000 exhibitors and more than 165,000 visitors to each event. If you’re planning to attend, it’s worth booking your Guangzhou conference hotel well in advance.
Hotels in Guangzhou’s Central Business District
Across the Pearl River from the Pazhou Complex is Tianhe, Guangzhou's central business district – it’s instantly recognisable from a distance thanks to its towering glass-and-chrome skyscrapers. Choose a conference centre hotel here and visit the CTF Finance Centre, whose express lifts whisk you to 95th floor for magnificent views over Guangzhou. Tianhe is also home to the the state-of-the-art Guangzhou Opera House, designed by Zaha Hadid. It’s a great choice for an evening’s relaxation or for entertaining clients.