Guangzhou Starway Hotels
Starway Hotels is a mid-range brand owned by Chinese hospitality group, Huazhu Hotels. Founded in 2005 in Shanghai, it operates a number of popular Chinese brands including Starway in Guangzhou. Huazhu is regarded as one of the leading hotel groups in China and has a portfolio of hundreds of properties, all set in the country's most prominent cities. Since 2014, the company has joined forces with hospitality conglomerate, Accor, famous for brands including ibis, Mercure and Novotel, to form an alliance in Asia.
What to Expect at Starway Hotels in Guangzhou
Starway hotels are renowned for offering a relaxed and comfortable experience at a great price. Starway in Guangzhou has a prime downtown location in the colourful Yuexiu district, putting you close to the city’s museums, parks and cultural attractions, as well as a variety of bars and restaurants. Your Starway room will have a relaxed, straightforward decor and be equipped with a fridge, coffeemaker and TVs.
What to See from Your Starway Hotel in Guangzhou
Book a room in a three-star Starway Hotel in Guangzhou and you'll be near the banking, business and commercial institutions in Tianhe, the Central Business District. You’ll also be near the city’s main attractions. Less than a mile away is the Taikoo Hui shopping centre with high-end international brands as well as a well-stocked food hall, the perfect stopping place on your way elsewhere. Next you could head for Guangzhou Zoo, make your way to the Tianhe Sports Stadium or spend the afternoon wandering the winding paths through Huanghuagang Park.
Where to Eat near your Starway Hotel
Formerly known as Canton, Guangzhou is regarded as the true home of Cantonese cuisine. Yuexiu is a great place for food, try one of the traditional restaurants on Huanshi E Road and sample local delights including roast suckling pig, wonton noodles and stewed snake, or fresh dim sum, like shrimp dumplings and steamed vermicelli rolls. Finish off the day with an evening cruise on the Pearl River and see Guangzhou's dazzling city skyline at its best before returning to your Starway Hotel.