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Reviewed 4 October 2015

Shouwangzhe / 守望者 / Watcher Hostel is hidden away in a thicket of concrete houses covering the side of a hill, just off of University Road / Daxue Lu in the newly developed arts district of Shapowei. It looks magical on the approach, a little house tucked away with twinkling lights, and it's even better on the inside.

There are both shared and private rooms, ideal for small groups, couples, and especially solo travelers. The rooms are clean and thoughtfully laid out and feature REAL, SOFT MATTRESSES—such a welcome break from the hard wooden beds I'd been sleeping on! I took a room with a wall of windows facing the South and woke up to beautiful light and a nice view every morning. Hot water for showering and wifi were also both abundant.

The location is great for exploring the younger side of Xiamen—it's right next to Xiamen University and a lot of shops, cafes, and bars that showcase the best of Xiamen's youth culture and music scene. It's also only a short cab or...
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Address: Minzu Road, Siming District, Xiamen 361005, China
Region: China > Fujian > Xiamen > Siming District
Price Range: RM65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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