IFEM fact sheet
Address: 189 Foshan Middle Avenue, Foshan, Guangdong, China
Opening Hours: 8:30 am to 6:30 pm, everyday
Products: Furniture, Sanitaryware, building material, soft furnishing, lights, decorative products
Number of shops: 1200+
Number of brands: 3000+ domestic and international
Area: 800000 square meter
Number of floors: 9 floors, built upon 355 x 255 meters
Parking: 6000 cars
The mall boosts of a five star hotel, luxury spa, business center, restaurants & cafes. It also has a gigantic LED TV screen with display area of 1250 square meters, which is claimed to be world's largest outdoor HD LED display.
Layout and floor plan of the furniture expo
Red color - Area A for international, classic and hotel furniture
Orange color - Area B for international, classic and office furniture
Green color - Area C for modern furniture, lights and home furnishing
Blue color - Area D for building materials, lights, decorations and home furnishing.
How to go to the foshan international furniture expo
Taxi: Guangzhou is about an hour away from Foshan IFEM. The most convenient and direct way would be to take a taxi. Most of the taxi drivers from Guangzhou would go to Foshan either by meter RMB 180 or at negotiated fare between 150 to 200 depending your negotiation skills. The return fare would also be similar.
Bus: There is a regular bus service between Foshan and Guangzhou. In Guangzhou, one can take bus from Fangchun or the main bus terminal located near the railway station. The terminal station in Foshan is far from the Expo so it is better to avoid this route.
Metro: Asian games also saw the development of latest Guangfo line of the metro that connects Guangzhou to Foshan. Take Yellow colored line 1 to the end (Xilang station) and transfer to Guangfo line, continue your journey until the final stop (Kuiqi Lu station). Once you get down you will find many taxis waiting to take you to Foshan IFEM for metered fare of RMB 8
The entire journey can be completed in 45 minutes to one hour depending upon your boarding station in Guangzhou.
By Ferry: One can ride a ferry from Star piers or HK International Airport to Nansha port and take a taxi to Foshan.
By Bus: CTS, Go-Go Bus and Eternal East, all three have regular bus service from the Hong Kong city and airport to Foshan.
You can read more by clicking link about the transfer from Hongkong to Foshan.
Hotel near foshan international expo mall
Hilton Hotel - 127, North Ling nan Avenue, Foshan. Phone 00 86 757-83069999
Crown Plaza - 118 Fen Jiang Middle Road, Foshan. Phone 00 86 757 82368888
Swissotel - 1 Chen Men Tao Road West, Foshan. Phone 00 86 757 82362888
Although they are respected hotel chains, but the quality of service of these hotels is a far cry of what they offer in big cities like Guangzhou or Shenzhen. This is one reason most of serious buyers prefer to stay in Guangzhou and travel one hour each way to Foshan. In addition, Fortune Hotel Shunde Ronggui GuiZhou Road East No. 3（容桂桂洲大道东3号）Tel：0757-26627075(工作时间)、28878304（非工作时间) is also a favorite.
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