Firstly this hotel is inexpensive to many hotels around it and would rival any 5 star accommodation I have been to. Don't be fooled by some photos, it is CLEAN, the room has all the trappings of a Western Hotel and the bed is perfect.
The biggest benefit is it's location. It is at the Southern Gate to Wuyishan National Park. This is where you need to be visiting this place. Look for my review on this area to see what a wonderful place in China it is.
The only downside is breakfast. But all we did was invent our own breakfast as they will cook you eggs how you want them and there is toast and a weird jam that I could only compare to honey.
Oh I forgot to mention that the staff's English is poor too. Fortunately I am married to a Chinese woman which makes it less difficult for me. The kitchen is close to the dining room, so in off peak just go and show them what to do. Or use some hand gestures to get your message across.
We went Off Peak so I am sure it would be different if it is Peak Time. (I would avoid Peak Times to this area though!)
The room we had was extremely modern. ASK FOR ROOM 8310. It is luxurious and has modern facilities. The toilet is a little high for Chinese people and I am sue they would dangle their legs from it like sitting on a tree branch, but Westerners will be comfortable. Shower is glass and you will need to wait for a little while to have a really hot shower.
The bed is fantastic. OMG the beds in China are all hard but this room has the perfect bed. Their is a turn down service and all lights and TV can be operated from the bed.
There isn't a view from this hotel but a short walk to the bridge will give you some breathtaking views of the mountains and the city from the bridge. Tea plantations are across the bridge.
Supermarket (the only one) is about a 5 minute walk. It's on the road that the bridge is on. Out the front door and gate to the main street, turn right and go around the corner and onto the road that has the bridge across the river on. Before you come to the second lane (bank is on this corner) cross the road to the opposite side and then you will see the supermarket. A little hidden by posters on the window.
Restaurants are out the back door. Exiting the hotel turn left walk down the street and you will see some pop tents. I would avoid those little restaurants but keep walking around to the street turning left. (second street that links to the bank on the corner mentioned above). 3 shops on the left before the bank is a noodle shop. Chow La Mien is Beef noodles. (Ju) La Mien is Beef Noodle Soup.
To get to the mountains and the South Gate walk out the main entrance to the hotel and you will see a bus stop. Take bus No. 6 until the route finishes in a semi circle. Get off and walk down the steps to find the ticket office. I strongly suggest look at my review on Wuyishan as I have detailed all the main attractions.
Good luck and enjoy!
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