The Friendship Hotel (Youyi Binguan) is located in the city's commercial center, a little ways south of Tianjin's main attractions. The Tangshan Earthquake Memorial is within walking distance.
The Chinese Restaurant here serves Sichuan, Fujian and Cantonese cuisines. The Western restaurant features British, French and Russian-style dishes. There is also a Sino-Japanese restaurant, the "Dounaimu Bar", and a Sino-Korean restaurant, the "Seoul Bar".
The hotel is a good place for business guests, providing secretarial services and business information as well as travel services. Further facilities include a beauty salon, a gym and a department store.