Xiamen Nightlife

Xiamen is one of the special economic zones in China. It is a tourist city by the sea, offering tourists with great scenery and colorful nightlife. At night, tourists in Xiamen can have a night cruise, enjoy the local operas in People's Theater and visit a club, a café or a teahouse.

Night Cruise in Lu River

The guide on the ship will show customers the landscapes along the route, Gongfu tea and Gulangyu pie is available on the cruise ship. It is really a great choice to have a close encounter with this city by sea, Xiamen.

  • Ship Route: Ferry - Gulangyu Island - Xiamen University - Hulishan Battery - Huoshao Island - Haicang Bridge - Ferry
  • Ticket Price: 128 yuan per person
  • Time: Begin at 19:30, the duration is 1.5 hours

Pubs and Clubs

In Xiamen, there is a pub street in Binglang Road (槟榔路) where is the most prosperous pub area in Xiamen. Besides, there are also several pubs and teahouses in Bailuzhou Park (白鹭洲公园) and Haiwan Park (海湾公园) where are also nice choices for enjoying the nightlife in Xiamen.

Soul Bar 杜尚酒吧

  • Address: 1st Floor, 189 East Hubin Road, Siming District (思明区湖滨东路188号1楼)
  • Tel: 0592-5075 5078
  • Average price per person: 150 yuan

Nana Pub 娜娜小酒馆

  • Address: Longtou Road, Gulangyu Island, Siming District (思明区鼓浪屿龙头路)
  • Tel: 0592-2066308
  • Average price per person: 41 yuan

Old Grove Pub 老树林风情酒吧

  • Address: 1st Floor, Jinxiang Mansion, 28 East Hexiang Road, Siming District (思明区禾祥东路28号金祥大厦1楼)
  • Tel: 0591-5805798 / 5057498
  • Average price per person: 77 yuan

True Love Pub 真爱酒吧

  • Address: 1st Floor, Building A, Donghui Garden, 2-4 Yundang Road, Siming District (思明区筼筜路2-4号东卉花园A幢1楼)

Cafés and Teahouses

32 How Café

  • Address: 32 Huaxin Road, Siming District (思明区华新路32号)
  • Tel: 0592-2916511
  • Hours: 10:00–23:00 from Monday to Friday; 10:00–24:00 in weekends
  • Average price per person: 53 yuan


  • Address: 15 Zhonghua Road, Gulangyu Island, Siming District (思明区鼓浪屿中华路15号)
  • Tel: 0592-2083702
  • Hours: 10:00–22:00
  • Average price per person: 51 yuan

Judy's Café

  • Address: 79 Yongchun Road, Siming District (思明区永春路79号)
  • Tel: 0592-2197468
  • Average price per person: 34 yuan

Wenxin Pavilion Teahouse 文心阁

  • Address: 4 Nahua Road, Ximing District (思明区南华路4号)
  • Tel: 0592-2199468
  • Average price per person: 31 yuan

Yuanzhou Teahouse 圆洲茶庄

  • Address: 25 Zhonghua Road, Gulangyu Island, Ximing District (思明区鼓浪屿中华路25号)

Gudao Teahouse 古道茶馆

  • Address: 1st Floor, Hailian Center, 456 Xianyue Road, Ximing District (思明区仙岳路456号海联中心1楼)
  • Tel: 0592-5053322

Questions and Answers About Xiamen Nightlife

Ayaz 2013-08-14
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Hey. I want to visit the best disco in Xiamen. Can you tell me where can I go tonight. I am a tourist here
Dear Ayaz, Thank you for your inquiry. According to the internet, the best bar in Xiamen is the 1801 Bar. Here is the address: No.473 South Hubin Road Have fun! Doris Huang replied on 2013-08-14
Ach 2012-10-19
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What can you say about club Lily Marleen in Xiamen?

Hi Ach, sorry,  I don't know this club.

Whitney Liao replied on 2012-10-21
Mrs.Khoo 2012-10-17
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Hi , I will visit Xiamen on 9-13th Nov''12, if i booking Hotel in Gulangyu IslandHow long and how many Yuan to take the Ferry

Hi Mrs.Khoo, it only takes several mins and costs 8-15Yuan.

Whitney Liao replied on 2012-10-18
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