March 24, 2020

InterContinental Changsha

InterContinental Changsha

InterContinental Changsha (长沙北辰洲际酒店) is a five-star hotel located in the Kaifu District of Changsha, the capital city of China's Hunan province. The hotel opened in August 2014, marking the debut of the InterContinental luxury hotel brand in Hunan province. InterContinental is the flagship brand of IHG.

InterContinental Changsha

InterContinental Changsha forms part of the Northstar Changsha Delta, a mixed-use development that includes office towers, residential buildings, and civic centers such as the Changsha Library, Changsha Museum, Changsha Concert Hall and the Changsha Urban Planning Exhibition Hall.

InterContinental Changsha

Guests arriving at the InterContinental Changsha will be welcomed by its spacious lobby. The dark walls, deep-red wood panels, and various art pieces will transport guests to the time of the Han dynasty, giving a sense of arrival to business and leisure travelers.

InterContinental Changsha

The check-in process was quick and very efficient. There is an English-speaking receptionist who can assist foreign guests. There is a dedicated priority check-in desk for elite members of the IHG Rewards Club loyalty program as well as InterContinental Ambassador members, and during they are entitled to the following benefits during their stay at InterContinental Changsha:

Gold Elite members
  • welcome amenity
  • complimentary internet
  • extended check-out 
  • 10% bonus earnings on top of base points

Platinum Elite members
  • welcome amenity
  • complimentary internet
  • extended check-out
  • 50% bonus earnings on top of base points
  • complimentary room upgrade

Spire Elite members
  • welcome amenity
  • complimentary internet
  • extended check-out
  • 100% bonus earnings on top of base points
  • complimentary room upgrade

InterContinental Ambassador members
  • complimentary bottled water
  • complimentary internet
  • extended check-out until 4:00pm
  • 50% bonus earnings on top of base points
  • guaranteed one category room upgrade
  • restaurants & bars credit of up to USD20 for every stay
  • benefits applicable only for stays in Greater China:
    • welcome fruit platter
    • complimentary daily breakfast for one person
    • 15% discount at restaurants and bars


InterContinental Changsha

InterContinental Changsha has a total of 396 modern, elegant and spacious guestrooms and suites all with panoramic views of the city, with the best ones facing the Xiangjiang River. Guests staying in Club Rooms and Suites enjoy access to the Club InterContinental Lounge.

Room Category Room Size
Lounge Access
Superior Room 45 King or Twin no
River View Room 45 King or Twin no
Deluxe Room 60 King or Twin no
Special View Room 46 King no
Club InterContinental Room 77 King yes
Club InterContinental Premier Room ► 65 King yes
Superior Suite 95 King yes
Garden Suite 134 King yes
Ambassador Suite 135 King yes
Presidential Suite 316 King yes


The Club InterContinental Premier Room is the highest Club Room category of InterContinental Changsha. The room has a total floor area of 65 square meters and features a spacious living space, a semi-partitioned workspace, a marble-lined bathroom and a private balcony with 180 degrees view of Xiangjiang River.

Here are some of the highlights of the Club InterContinental Premier Room:
  • 65 square meters of luxury
  • private balcony with a panoramic view of the Xiangjiang River
  • marble bathroom with separate walk-in shower and bathtub
  • Salvatore Ferragamo body and bath amenities
  • access to the Club InterContinental Lounge
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Guests staying in any of the Club Rooms or Suites enjoy complimentary access to the Club InterContinental Lounge located on the 27th floor of the hotel. Club InterContinental guests are accorded with a host of benefits and personalized service including:

  • private check-in and check-out
  • welcome fruits
  • complimentary semi-buffet breakfast (7:00am to 11:00am)
  • complimentary all-day snacks, coffee, tea, bottled juices and canned drinks
  • complimentary pre-dinner cocktails and canapes (5:30pm to 8:00pm)
  • complimentary use of meeting room for one (1) hour per day
  • CNY100.00 laundry service per stay
  • late check-out until 4:00pm (subject to room availability)


InterContinental Changsha has a total of five dining outlets offering cuisines ranging from Cantonese, Hunanese to International buffets:

Restaurant Dining Experience
Symphony All-Day Dining serves a wide selection of international cuisines in an open kitchen set-up, the restaurant is open for buffet breakfast, lunch and for dinner, as well as a la carte dining 
Zhi Wei Xuan serves Cantonese cuisine as well as dim sum lunch and dinner, in addition to the main dining area, there are also private dining rooms ideal for intimate celebrations as well as business lunches
Xiang Show Hunan Restaurant serves authentic Hunanese dishes prepared the traditional way, a dining destination for visitors in Changsha 
Lobby Lounge located at the lobby level of the hotel, a perfect place for casual meetings over coffee or tea, as well as cocktails and light snacks available at any time of the day 
Sky 27 the rooftop lounge of the hotel with a hip and stylish vibe, live DJ performances to set the mood while guests enjoy the vibrant nightlife in Changsha from 27 floors above the ground


Guests staying at InterContinental Changsha can choose from full buffet breakfast, a la carte or in-room breakfast, as well as a semi-buffet breakfast at the Club InterContinental Lounge:

  • Buffet Breakfast at Symphony All-Day Dining - guests who booked a breakfast-inclusive room package can enjoy a wide assortment of breakfast items from Continental, American, Chinese, Pan-Asian as well as local Hunanese dishes
  • Semi-Buffet Breakfast at the Club InterContinental Lounge - guests staying in a Club Room or a Suite have the option to take their buffet breakfast at Symphony All-Day Dining or enjoy a more refined breakfast dining experience at the exclusive Club InterContinental Lounge


InterContinental Changsha enjoys a prime riverfront location away from the busy streets of the city. Guests staying at the hotel can easily access the riverside promenade with dedicated jogging and bike lanes. Pockets of gardens complement the clear blue skies and the tranquil waters of the river.

Guests staying at InterContinental Changsha also enjoy complimentary access to the hotel's fitness center which is open 24 hours per day. Guests can choose among the cardio exercise machines or weight training machines. During daytime, a fitness instructor is available to assist guests during their workout.

InterContinental Changsha swimming pool

Checked-in guests are also welcome to use the indoor swimming pool. It is accessible on the same floor as the fitness center. The environment is very well maintained to keep the indoor temperature suitable for swimming.


Distance from Transportation Hubs in Changsha
  • Changsha Huanghua International Airport (~29 km)
  • Changsha Railway Station (~9 km)
  • Changsha South Railway Station (~21 km)
  • Changsha Metro Line 1 - Beichen Delta Station (~0.8 km)

Airport Transfers
  • The most convenient way to get to the hotel from Changsha Huanghua International Airport is to take a Taxi from the arrival area. The fare will range between CNY120.00 to CNY150.00 and travel time is 30-45mins.
  • A more affordable way to get to the hotel is to take the Changsha Maglev Express and the Changsha Metro - Line 3 from the airport. Fare is only CNY7.00 and travel time is around 45 minutes.
    • Take the Changsha Maglev Express from the Huanghua Airport Station (磁浮机场) and get off at the Changsha South Railway Station (磁浮高铁站). Fare for the Changsha Maglev Express ride is CNY20.00.
    • At the Changsha South Railway Station, transfer to Changsha Metro Line 2 (Light Blue Line) and take the train bound for West Meixi Lake Station (梅溪湖西).
    • Get off at Wuyi Square Station (五一广场) and transfer to Changsha Metro Line 1 (Red Line). Take the train bound for Kaifu District Government Station (开福区政府).
    • Get off at Beichen Delta Station (北辰三角洲) and take Exit 2.
    • Fare for the Changsha Metro ride is CNY5.00.
    • Walk 800 meters to the hotel.
  • Changsha Metro is a commuter subway line so expect it to be crowded during the rush hours.

Railway Transfers
  • From Changsha Railway Station (长沙站), guests can take
    • a Taxi at the arrival area. Taxi fare is between CNY50.00 to CNY75.00.
    • the Changsha Metro Line 2, transfer to Line 1 at West Meixi Lake Station (梅溪湖西), and finally get off at Beichen Delta Station (北辰三角洲). Fare is CNY3.00.
  • From Changsha South Railway Station (长沙南站), guests can take
    • a Taxi at the arrival area. Taxi fare is between CNY95.00 to CNY130.00.
    • the Changsha Metro Line 2, transfer to Line 1 at West Meixi Lake Station (梅溪湖西), and finally get off at Beichen Delta Station (北辰三角洲). Fare is CNY5.00.

Moving Around
  • I recommend taking a Taxi for shorter distances
  • I recommend taking the Changsha Metro for longer distances

湖南省长沙市开福区湘江北路三段1500号, 长沙, 中国

InterContinental Changsha
No. 1500 Xiangjiang North Road, Kaifu District
Changsha, Hunan Province, China
Contact: +86-731-89668866
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