The Xinhu International Hotel (Xinhu Guoji Jiudian) is situated by Qingjian Lake. This Suzhou hotel features rooms with spectacular lake views. The Chinese restaurant mainly serves lake food in addition to Huaiyang Shanghai Cantonese and other regional dishes. The lake-view restaurant is a nice place to have wine drinks and dinner while enjoying beautiful views. For something different guests may go to the Western restaurant. Those with leisure time on their hands can take a trip to the spa play chess or cards or get pampered at the beauty salon.