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Guan Qian Shopping Street

Guan Qian Street | Mei Mei silk shop, Suzhou 215000, China
+86 138 0613 4012
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I am probably being over critical as I visit many cites all over the world but to be honest, there... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Paul D
Lots of shopping and eateries

There are a lot of cars and scooters that come near the street - it gets very distracting and... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2017
RogueSpy
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Guan Qian Street | Mei Mei silk shop, Suzhou 215000, China
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

I am probably being over critical as I visit many cites all over the world but to be honest, there is nothing special about this street. It is no different to any other shopping street and very busy. If you like busy shopping with thousands...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

There are a lot of cars and scooters that come near the street - it gets very distracting and noisy. I went during the day and it’s a great shopping area- for all ages. Most shops are fixed prices in the area. I recommend at...More

Thank RogueSpy
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Great place if you want to try food, or if not, there are a few western options available (Pizza Hut, KFC, Mc Donald's) it's quite a wide area with a variety of foods and shops (mostly Chinese) but also have shops like ZARA & apple....More

Thank kimchibaby
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Not sure how I ended up here, looking for outdoor lunch Mid-spring and a hot sun, outdoor dining is not so easy to find in China, but it is starting to happen. Guanqian has a lovely feel to it, all lowrise buildings, no cars, lots...More

Thank Lao G
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

This is a neat venue with assorted shops. I recommend going later at night and taking in some of the lighting coming off of the signage. There plenty shopping variety and food to try.

Thank HotSoupi
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Guanqian Street lies in front of the Xuanmiao Taoist Temple, and so it was called Guanqian, which in Chinese literally means "in front of a temple". It is a historical street that is over 150 years old. This pedestrian street is lined with many interesting...More

Thank LG_Kay
Reviewed 11 June 2017

This is just another modern shopping street, similar to Shanghai Nanjing Pedestrian Street but at a smaller scale. If you are interested in silk, there is a specialty shop along the street that deals with silk merchandise. The pedestrian street is within walking distance to...More

Thank KM_SGP
Reviewed 2 June 2017

About half way up this street, there is a temple gate to a side street. Go through for fantastic deals on pure silk. The shop, Mei Mei's Silk, is really popular with tourists because Mei Mei speaks great English and really knows her fabrics. They...More

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 27 May 2017

It's the shopping centre in town, many shopping malls there, can arrive there by Metro or bus. Many shops selling silk products here.

Thank Robredo
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

This is the usual shopping pedesrrian street but in old part of town. There are actually a couple of streets. Nice to walk down. Not fancy. Restaurants and kareoke bars are here too. Not a must but a nice thing to do when not going...More

Thank bradleyb001
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Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
I have no information on a service apartment, as a tourist visitor I stayed in hotel not apartment. It is a convenient area.
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