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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IFC Residence (Shanghai, China) *****

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IFC Residence

Classification: 5 stars
Address: No.8 Century Avenue, Pudong, 200120 Shanghai, China
Apartments: 296
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IFC Residence Description:

Ideally housed in an iconic building in Lujiazui financial district, IFC Residence is less than 500 m from Jin Mao Tower, Shanghai World Financial Centre and Oriental Pearl TV Tower. It offers an indoor pool and lavish apartments with double-glazed windows overlooking either the park or the famous Bund. Free wired internet access and Wi-Fi are provided.

IFC Residence is a short 5-minute stroll from Lujiazui Metro Station (Line 2) and the Bund. Shanghai Ocean Aquarium is a 10-minute walk away and New International Expo Centre is a 20-minute drive away. It takes 40 minutes by car from the hotel to Pudong International Airport.

All well-decorated apartments are fitted with pleasant neutral shades and ample natural sunlight. Each has a kitchen with a stove, a microwave and a dish washer. An iPod dock, a blu-ray player, a washing machine and ironing facilities are included as well.

The property has implemented ultraviolet light disinfection of main air ventilation and water supply. Air filter is also set up. The well-equipped fitness centre is for those wanting to maintain their work out routine. A garden, a sun terrace, children’s playground and business centre are available.

For meals, enjoy the various dining options located within walking distance of IFC Residence. Continental breakfast is provided daily.

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

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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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Sheraton Shanghai Hotel & Residences, Pudong (Shanghai, China) *****

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Sheraton Shanghai Hotel & Residences Pudong

Classification: 5 stars
Address: No.38 Pujian Road, Pudong, 200127 Shanghai, China
Hotel Rooms: 525
Hotel Chain: Sheraton Grand
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Sheraton Shanghai Hotel & Residences, Pudong Description:

Situated in the heart of Pudong New District, Sheraton Shanghai Hotel & Residences offers 5-star accommodation with a 32-inch flat-screen TV. The property boasts 2 dining options and an indoor swimming pool.

Modern interiors and floor-to-ceiling windows feature throughout the elegant rooms at Sheraton Shanghai. Each well-appointed unit overlooks the city or Huangpu River.

Guests can exercise at the gym, indulge in a body massage, or simply relax in the sauna. Staff at the 24-hour front desk can assist with car rental and currency exchange services.

Feast restaurant serves a buffet spread of Eastern and Western dishes, while Cantonese specialities are offered at China Court. Light snacks and refreshing cocktails are provided at Passion lobby lounge.

Sheraton Shanghai Hotel & Residences, Pudong is 6.4 km from Shanghai New International Expo Center, Xintiandi and The Bund. Hongqiao Airport is a 30-minute drive away and the Tanqiao Metro Station Line 4 is a 1-minute walk away.

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

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

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Hotel Grand Central Shanghai

Classification: 5 stars
Address: No. 505 Jiujiang Road, Huangpu, 200001 Shanghai, China
Hotel Rooms: 353
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Grand Central Hotel Shanghai Description:

Grand Central Hotel Shanghai is located next to The Bund and East Nanjing Road Pedestrian Street. Its modern comforts include a large indoor pool, pampering spa and rooms with free internet access.

Grand Central Hotel Shanghai is a 3-minute walk from Shanghai’s Metro subway line 1, 2 and 8. It is 20 minutes’ drive from Hongqiao Airport and 40-minute ride from Pudong Airport.

Golden and brown hues characterise guest rooms, which are fitted with a flat-screen TV and work desk. A personal safe and spacious marble bathroom are also included.

Guests may exercise at the well-equipped fitness centre or enjoy a game of billiards. The hotel also provides a business centre and laundry services.

Bo Yuet Jin serves traditional Cantonese cuisine while L’ile de France has fine French cuisine on its menu. Other dining options include buffet meals at the coffee shop and drinks at the lobby lounge.

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

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