The hotel is located near the commercial centre and only a stone's throw away from the Han Zhong RD station on metro line number 1 which is a mere 10-minute walk to Shanghai Railway Station. The Suzhou River is 100 m from the hotel and People's Square is 1.5 km away. The Zhao An hotel was renovated in 2007 and offers 212 warmly decorated rooms which provide its guests with modern and comfortable amenities. The Business Centre offers a skilled business service and there is a restaurant offering both Chinese and Western cuisine with room service. This air-conditioned establishment has a lobby area with 24-hour reception and check-out service safe currency exchange facilities and lift access. Guests can relax in the café or bar and take advantage of the laundry service public Internet access and newspaper stand. A car park is provided for guests arriving by car. Each room features a double or king-size bed and a private bathroom with bathtub shower and hairdryer. Other in-room amenities include satellite TV minibar centrally regulated air conditioned and heating and a safe. All rooms offer free high speed Internet access. The amusement centre is situated on the 7th floor and offers a VIP room and swimming pool. The hotel offers Chinese and Western cuisine as well as a barbecue. A breakfast buffet is served while lunch and dinner are available from à la carte menus. Payments in the health centre can be made in cash or by presenting the room key and signing the bill.