Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund (Shanghai, China) *****

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Hotel Waldorf Astoria Shanghai

Classification: 5 stars
Address: No. 2 Zhong Shan Dong Yi Road, Huangpu, 200002 Shanghai, China
Hotel Rooms: 260
Hotel Chain: Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts
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Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund Description:

Waldorf Astoria Shanghai brings elegance and glamour to the Bund with its luxurious rooms, fine dining options and True Waldorf Service. The lovingly restored Shanghai Club built in 1911, with its neo-classical style and architecture, connects to a modern tower at the back, which houses more rooms and suites.

Blending old-world charm with a modern touch, rooms include a flat-screen cable TV, Nespresso machine and free Wi-Fi. Marble-finished bathrooms have double vanities, a bathtub and are stocked with Ferragamo amenities. A personal concierge will also be furnished to anticipate your every need, even before you have arrived and after your stay.

A destination for fine dining, Waldorf Astoria’s Pelham‘s presents modern French fare, and Wei Jing Ge indulges your appetite for regional Chinese cuisine. The historic and award-winning Long Bar features sweeping views of the river and an extensive drink menu.

Relaxation awaits at the hotel’s heated, indoor pool and with a menu of restorative treatments at the Waldorf Astoria Spa. The tranquil Library Lounge provides free coffee, tea and snacks during the day.

This waterfront property is just a 5-minute drive from Nanjing Road or Yu Garden and a 10-minute drive from People’s Square. Hongqiao International Airport is 14.5 km from the hotel.

Huangpu is a great choice for travelers interested in shopping, architecture and sightseeing.

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The Langham Xintiandi (Shanghai, China) *****

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Hotel The Langham Xintiandi Shanghai

Classification: 5 stars
Address: 99 Madang Road, Huangpu, 200021 Shanghai, China
Hotel Rooms: 357
Hotel Chain: Langham Hotels International
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The Langham Xintiandi Shanghai Description:

As the gateway to Xintiandi, the lifestyle and entertainment hub of Shanghai, The Langham, Shanghai, Xintiandi is ideally located adjacent to the retail utopia of Huaihai Road, surrounded by various trendy clubs, glamorous international restaurants and designer boutiques. Boasting Chuan Spa, an indoor pool and gourmet cuisine across several stylish restaurants, the 5-star property is a 1-minute stroll from South Huangpi Road Subway Station (Line 1), which provides easy access to the top tourist attractions in Shanghai.

The Langham, Shanghai, Xintiandi is a 5-minute drive from People’s Square, a 15-minute drive from the Bund and a 30-minute drive from Hongqiao International Airport. Pudong International Airport is a 45-minute car journey away. Return airport transfers are provided.

Modern rooms feature dark wood interiors and oversized windows overlooking the city. Other comforts include a tea/coffee maker and a spacious bathroom with twin vanities and a bathtub.

Guests can unwind with a workout in the 24-hour fitness centre, or soothe tired muscle in the hot tub. For those who wish to travel around, the staff at the concierge can assist with sightseeing arrangements. Car rental service is available.

Enjoy sumptuous local dishes and Cantonese delicacies at the hotel’s signature restaurant Tang Court. Cachet restaurant offers all-day dining. Afternoon tea and refreshing beverages are available at the lobby lounge and bar.

Huangpu is a great choice for travellers interested in city trips, shopping and architecture.

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Shanghai Grand Trustel Purple Mountain Hotel (Shanghai, China) ****

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Hotel Shanghai Grand Trustel Purple Mountain

Classification: 4 stars
Address: 778 Dongfang Road, Pudong, 200122 Shanghai, China
Hotel Rooms: 368
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Shanghai Grand Trustel Purple Mountain Hotel Description:

Purple Mountain is located at the Lujiazui Financial Zone, a 40-minute drive from Pudong Airport. The luxurious 5-star hotel offers a fitness centre and a roof garden with outdoor pool.

The rooms of Purple Mountain Hotel have modern decor and are equipped with flat-screen TV and a personal safe. Each room has en suite bathroom with amenities.

QuanJuDe, the world-renowned Peking Duck Restaurant, serves authentic Chinese cuisine. Sakura Garden offers a variety of Japanese dishes, including fresh sushi and sashimi. The hotel also features a total of 5 bars and lounges serving light snacks and drinks.

There is a games room for guests to get together or enjoy a game of mahjong. Other facilities would include luggage storage at the 24-hour front desk.

Hotel Purple Mountain is a 10-minute walk from Metro Line 2 Century Avenue Interchange Station. Hongqiao International Airport is a 30-minute drive from the hotel.

Pudong is a great choice for travellers interested in fine dining, aquariums and entertainment.

It’s easy to reach Shanghai Grand Trustel Purple Mountain Hotel using public transport. If you’re travelling by car, you’ll find parking available at the property.

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Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai (Shanghai, China) *****

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Hotel Grand Kempinski Shanghai (formerly Grand Melia Hotel Shanghai)

Classification: 5 stars
Address: 1288 Lujiazui Ring Road, Pudong, 200120 Shanghai, China
Hotel Rooms: 686
Hotel Chain: Kempinski
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Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai Description:

This luxurious Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai in Lujiazui Financial Area boasts a penthouse indoor pool, 7 dining options and a pampering spa. Beautiful rooms enjoy views of Pudong financial district and the Huangpu River.

Surrounded by several popular attractions including Oriental Pearl Tower, Jin Mao Tower and Binjiang Park, Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai is a convenient 3-minute walk from Lujiazui Metro Station (Line 2). It is a 15-minute drive from Shanghai New International Expo Centre. Hongqiao International Airport is 17 km away, while Pudong International Airport is 40 km away.

Offering either city views or Bund views, the spacious air-conditioned guestrooms at Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai feature stylish Art-Deco design and a large marble bathroom. Each room offers a flat-screen TV, iPod dock, 2 bathrobes and minibar.

The Yhi Spa offers a wide variety of massage treatments, as well as sauna rooms and spa baths. Guests can also exercise at the well-equipped fitness centre or arrange day trips at the tour desk.

International, Spanish, Chinese and Italian cuisines can be enjoyed at the hotel’s on-site restaurants. Other dining options include 2 bars, a tea shop and a cigar lounge.

Pudong is a great choice for travellers interested in fine dining, aquariums and entertainment.

It’s easy to reach Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai using public transport. If you’re travelling by car, you’ll find parking available at the property.

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