The China Merchants Hotel (Zhangzhou Huashang Jiudian) is located on the northern coast of Zhangzhou close to the Xiamen University Zhangzhou campus. Opposite the famous Gulangyu Island and only a 15-minute drive from Xiamen and its myriad of attractions this hotel makes a great base for exploring the area. For guests’ convenience the hotel provides free parking Wi-Fi in all pubic areas currency exchange disabled access and travel services. The on-site restaurant serves a range of delicacies for Chinese and Western palates and a coffee shop serves an assortment of snacks and beverages. Guests can take advantage of the hotel’s many recreation option which include an outdoor swimming pool gym and tennis and basketball courts. Those who prefer to do something a bit more laid back can relax with a massage and sauna enjoy the evening outdoor barbecue and finally hit the private karaoke rooms for an evening of singing.