Modern Apartments in Wuxi
Home to precision machinery, biotechnology and pharmaceutical firms, IT and electronics assembly and manufacturing plants, Wuxi New District is located in the most industrialized area in China, with access to supplier networks and well-developed transportation systems.
Offering modern living comfort right where business plans materialize, Modena by Fraser Wuxi New District is the ideal accommodation for travellers to Jiangsu in China, whether for short or extended stays.
Modena by Fraser New District Wuxi
No. 25 Gao Lang East Road,
Wuxi New District 214028,
Tel: +86 510 6811 1888
Fax: +86 510 6811 6688
Facilities, Amenities and Services within the vicinity
- KFC (24hours) (3-minute walk)
- Starbucks Coffee (1-minute walk)
- Papa John's (1-minute walk)
- Ubei Food, German cuisine (3-minute walk)
- Yayuan Restaurant, local cuisine (3-minute walk)
- Dandelion Restaurant (3-minute walk)
- Vanguard Supermarket (3-minute walk)
From Wuxi New District Railway Station: 5.2km, 10 minutes’ drive.
Getting to Modena by Fraser New District Wuxi
- Sunan Shuofang International Airport: 7.3km, 15 minutes by car.
- Take Airport Express Road to Airport Road until Airport Highway, then turn right into Gaolang Road.
- Nanjing Lukou International Airport: 160km, 100 minutes car.
- Shanghai Pudong International Airport: 169km, 130 minutes by car.
Located to the north of the beautiful Taihu Lake, Wuxi is an old city in southern Jiangsu Province with a population of about 6.4 million. In its history of over 3,000 years, Wuxi has been the birthplace of many ancient heroes and modern day entrepreneurs who helped craft China's modern industry and commerce.
A rich cultural repository, Wuxi is a city dominated by waterways and well-endowed in nature. Designated as an investment grade city, Wuxi is home to some large industrial parks that are focused on production, manufacturing, research and development. The “Little Shanghai” of China is buoyant with a rapidly developing economy that has drawn many business travellers, adding much vibrancy to the city.
Essential Facts about Wuxi
Wuxi has a monsoon season, with a warm and humid summer and chilly and damp winter. The average annual temperature is 15.5 C, with an average annual rainfall of 100 cm.
GMT +8 hours
Travellers to China, except those with Chinese passport, need to apply for a visa unless you are exempted. Visit Chinese Visa Application Centre Website, URL: http://www.visaforchina.org/ for information on tourist visas, working holidays, business visits, students, immigration, Electronic Travel Authority (ETAs), visas and other useful contacts.
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.
Goods and Services Tax
The standard rate of VAT in China is 17%. Some products enjoy a lower rate of 13% and this applies to books and edible oils.
Throughout China, tipping is not customary. Porters and staff at larger hotels can be offered a gratuity for good service, but it is purely discretionary.
Banks and government offices:
Mondays to Saturdays, 08:30 to 17:30 hours (for retail)
Mondays to Fridays, 09:00 to 16:00 hours (for business)
Offices (including Post Offices):
Mondays to Fridays, 08:30 - 9:00 to 18:00 – 18:30 hours
Shops and department stores, may vary but mostly:
Mondays to Sundays: 08:30 to 21:30 hours, including public holidays.
Hospitals and first-aid centres, 24 hours.
Hotels, 24 hours.
Restaurants and bars, open till 22:00 hours or late in the night.
Country dealing code: +86
Wuxi Area Code: 510
- Police 110
- Ambulance 120
- Fire Brigade 119
The three biggest mobile telephone providers are China Mobile, China Unicom and China Telecom, using TD-SCDMA, WCDMA, and CDMA2000 networks.
Medical facilities of international standard are available in Wuxi. It is advisable to seek medical advice about vaccinations/inoculations from your family doctor before traveling.
Voltage is 220V AC.
New Year's Day, Chinese New Year or Spring Festival, Tomb-Sweeping or Qingming Festival, Labour Day, Dragon Boat Festival, Mid-Autumn Festival and China National Day.