Location of Fraser Suites Dalian
The perfect Location to get around Dalian
Located in the new Donggang business hub of Dalian, the property’s central location, excellent transport connections and spacious apartments equipped with top-notch amenities provide a comfortable and convenient base for both business visitors and leisure travellers seeking to explore the city’s green spaces, parks and beaches. Dalian Port and the stunning architectural centrepiece of the district, the Davos Conference Centre, are a short walk away. Close by is the district’s central landmark, Zhongshan Square, which is popular with locals and visitors alike for its wide variety of dining and shopping.
Located in downtown Dalian, Xinghai Square is the largest city square in the world, covering a total area of 1.1 million square. The Square was built to commemorate the return of Hong Kong to the motherland in 1997.
At the south tip of Liaodong Peninsula, with cool cummer and mild winter, Lv Shun is a lively garden city, rich variety of fruits, abundant fresh seafood, emerald green pine forests. White Jade Mountain provides a magnificent panorama view of the District.
Lu Shun Harbor (Port Arthur)
Lushun district, which is also known as Port Arthur, is 58 km from downtown Dalian. Lying perpendicular to Dalian downtown and facing the Shandong Peninsula, Port Arthur is a state level key scenic spot, a national nature reserve, a national forest park and a famous city with a rich historical cultural.
This quiet 700m street at the foot of South Mountain has nearly 100 restored Japanese style luxury villas and other traces of the historic Japanese presence in Dalian.
It is a 430m street restored to epitomize Dalian’s colonial past: the former Dalny City Hall, a yellow-brick building with green roof is an authentic architectural gem here. There are numerous shops and stalls selling souvenirs and trinkets.
Built as “(Czar) Nicholas Square” in 1899 by Russians intending to make it the hub of their plan to remake Dalian, modeled on Paris, this is the city’s oldest square.
This 7.2km2 park, built in 1997, has 6 simulated natural environments, each suited to a particular group of animals. Take a 45-minute gondala ride over the forest.
Sun Asia Ocean World
A 118m underwater transparent acrylic tunnel lets you roam the ocean floor. See 300 kinds of rare fish from around the world, a “petting Zoo” with marine life & model ships.
“Labour Park” is essentially Dalian’s central square, covering 1.02km2. Take a chair lift to the top of the park for excellent views of the city.
Composed of 12 main sceneries in 40km along Dalian’s winding southern coast, it is a beautiful walkway where you can enjoy sea breeze, exquisite sunsets and tranquil mountains. Excellent for a day excursion.
The refurbished dock warehouse now houses contemporary restaurants and cafes and is a popular destination for enjoying panoramic sunset views and romantic dinners.
Wanbao Seafood Restaurant
One of the largest restaurant in the city with extravagant decorations and good service. Be treated with an array of popular seafood dishes.
Dadi Spring Pancake
An old and famous restaurant in Dalian and offered spring pancakes in the northeastern style. The pancakes thin as paper, transparent and chewy, with a sense of taste. There is nothing in the stir fry that cannot be eaten with the pancake. The favorite collocation is the smoked meat and the sliced meat with Beijing sauce, as well as the fresh vegetables.
Head over to this buffet restaurant for the best reviewed beef and poultry barbeque kebabs dishes.
The largest mall in Donggang, this European-inspired shopping center is home to a number of trend setting international fashion, dining and entertainment brands. It is directly connected to the metro station line 2.
Dalian MYKAL Mall
A high-end shopping paradise with many stylish Japanese products and household appliances.
Dalian Pavilion Mall
A premier shopping centre occupying six levels and over 135,000 square metres of prime commercial real estate.
Located in the most prominent commercial avenues of Dalian, Olympia 66 brings you 221,900 square meters of shopping, dining and entertainment space.
Golden Pebble Beach
Golden Pebble resort, within the Dalian coastal National Geopark, offers golf, luxury dining and an international convention center. Dolphins visit here from May to October.
The main feature of this 800m stretch of coast is a beach of golden sand that is safe for swimming. The beach is backed by pavilions, ornamental garden and cliffs that rise above each end.
Donggang Yacht Club
A fantastic Asia yacht charter destination, positioned in the Eastern Port of Dalian
Donggang Venice Water City
Built in the port city of Dalian in China's north-eastern Liaoning province, this water city is a replica of Venice, complete with 4 km of man-made canals that run through more than 200 European castles. Gondola rides are available with the best views of this water city.
Donggang Music Water Fountain
The music fountain covers an area of 10,000 square meters and is one of the technology-leading music fountain in China.
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Dalian is located in the southern tip of Liaodong Peninsula, surrounded by the Bohai Sea and Yellow Sea. With its beaches, lush parks and hills, and balmy summers, Dalian is a popular resort destination with locals from surrounding provinces looking for a relaxing getaway. Billed as one of the most liveable cities in China and the ‘Hong Kong of the North’, the second largest city in Liaoning Province has much to offer the visitor: swimming beaches, magnificent coastal views, and a cosmopolitan vibe that’s evident in the architecture, wide, tree-lined streets, and proliferation of international cuisines from sushi to borscht.
Compared to other Chinese cities, Dalian is a relatively young metropolis. It was occupied by Russia and Japan for many decades, and visitors are often pleasantly surprised to discover it is quite different from their expectations. With European-style buildings, elegant squares with sculptures and fountains, and green lawns, it could be a Western city.
The best times to visit are in summer and autumn, when the weather is perfect for long walks in scenic areas and beaches, and enjoying the theme parks. And should you wish to venture beyond, an excellent transportation network connects it to many other cities in China.
Essential Facts About Dalian
Average temperatures range from −4°C in winter to 24°C in summer. Due to its warm continental climate, it neither gets too too warm in summer nor too cold in winter. The East Asian monsoon brings rain in summer but winters tend to be windy and dry.
Mandarin is the main language. The local dialect, known as Dalian-hua, is related to the Shandong dialect, and can sometimes be hard to understand for those unfamiliar with it.
GMT +8 hours
China’s 72-hour visa-free transit policy allows air passengers from 53 countries to transit and stay for up to 72 hours (3 days) in 18 cities in China, including Dalian, without a visa. Citizens of Singapore, Brunei and Japan holding ordinary passports do not require a visa if they are staying for no more than 15 days and not visiting for work or study purposes. To find out if you require a visa, check with your consulate or embassy before your travel dates.
The unit currency is Renminbi (RMB), which comes in denominations of one, two, five, 10, 20, 50 and 100. Credit cards are widely accepted at larger establishments.
All prices are tax-inclusive when charged and there is no other tax that needs to be levied.
Gratuity: Tipping is not commonly practised in China. Most hotels automatically add a 15% service charge to the total bill.
Banks and government offices:
Mondays to Fridays, 09:00 to 17:00 hours
Saturdays, 09:00 to 13:00 hours
Mondays to Fridays, 09:00 to 18:00 hours
Shops and department stores, may vary but mostly:
Mondays to Sundays: 10:00 to 22:00 hours, including public holidays.
The three biggest mobile telephone service providers are China Mobile, China Unicom and China Telecom.
Voltage is 220V AC.
New Year's Day, Chinese New Year or Spring Festival, Tomb-Sweeping Festival, Labor Day, Dragon Boat Festival, Mid-Autumn Festival and China National Day.
Getting to Fraser Suites Dalian
Dalian Zhoushuizi International Airport (14.5 km, 30 minute drive)
- Subway/Train Station:
- Dalian Train Station (4km, 15 minute drive)
- Dalian North Train Station (20 km, 40 minute drive)
- Dalian Conference Center Metro Station (200m, 3 minute walk)