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The Peninsula Shanghai

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$491*
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New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located on the Bund, the Peninsula offers great views of the Bund and river, a fully equipped gym, spa and excellent restaurant in Sir Elly's. this was my first stay, but I will definitely return. Great staff and friendly service.

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PeninsulaShanghai, Resident Manager at The Peninsula Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear Frank B, Thank you for the wonderful review of your experience at The Peninsula Shanghai. I am very pleased to learn that you enjoyed your view from our hotel and the level of service we have provided. I sincerely hope that we will have another opportunity to have you stay with us in the near future. Best wishes, Jisoo...

Shanghai, China
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We've lived in Shanghai for 5 years and on our weeding anniversary we spent a couple of nights at the Bud and we picked The Peninsula as we've done parties at the basement floor (they rent) and every time we had a superb service. The room we've stayed had a nice walking closet, great shower with amazing amenities. You can...

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PeninsulaShanghai, Resident Manager at The Peninsula Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear Matteucci-Family, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of your experience. I am extremely pleased to learn that we have well met your expectations during your stay with us. We appreciate your comment on the quality of our rooms and service. Such a positive feedback serves to motivate our team in striving for excellence....

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The best hotel in Shanghai. Excellent location close to the Bund, as well as the associated restaurants and bars. Staff are amazing; welcoming, attentive and effiicent. Rooms are enormous, most with views of the Bund. Bathrooms are large and inviting. Lobby restaurant for High Tea and breakfast is excellent; again with efficient, service orientated staff.

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PeninsulaShanghai, Resident Manager at The Peninsula Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear Swil245, Thank you for the wonderful review of your experience at The Peninsula Shanghai. I am delighted that you had an enjoyable stay with us and were able to take in the magnificent view. We appreciate your comment on the quality of our rooms and service and such feedback serves to motivate our team in striving for excellence. I...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Had a river view room with magnificent Pudong views. Be aware, the Pudong skyline lights come on around 6 pm and all suddenly go off at 10 pm, so not worth paying extra for the view if you are going to be out in the evening anyway! Hotel is very high-tech and they didn't explain it to us so we...

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PeninsulaShanghai, Resident Manager at The Peninsula Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear cantravnut, Thank you for your lovely review of The Peninsula Shanghai. I am delighted that you enjoyed your experience with us. However, I am also truly sorry for the flaws in services which caused inconveniences during your stay. Your feedback is extremely important to us. I have taken all these points as a constructive feedback and I shall look...

Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best places i ever tried. The restaurant i WONDERFULL, the place is amazing - nice staff, nice generel and really service minded! I have nothing bad to say at all, i will definetly visit again if i go to Shanghai again!

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PeninsulaShanghai, Resident Manager at The Peninsula Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear MissAreewong, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review of your experience.I am extremely pleased to learn that we have well met your expectations during your recent stay. Should you need any assistance with arrangements with your next stay with us, do not hesitate to let us know in advance. We look forward to welcoming...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2017

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long islland, ny
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

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Beijing, China
Reviewed 29 January 2017

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The Bund
While there are certainly many other “bunds” in the world, “the Bund” refers to Shanghai’s famous waterfront. The area’s Gothic, Art Deco and Beaux Arts monoliths were built when it was part of the Shanghai International Settlement run by the British and Americans. The atmosphere of colonial-era luxury has endured over time and is now found in the five-star hotels, luxury brand boutiques and expensive restaurants that can be found within the historic buildings. A cultural center has built up away from the water and some of Shanghai’s best art galleries and museums are housed close to the Bund. Nighttime views of Pudong and the rest of the city also make for a great backdrop at the many rooftop clubs.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located along the historic Bund with spectacular views of the Bund, Huangpu River, Pudong and former British Consulate gardens, The Peninsula Shanghai perfectly blends with the historic architecture of its landmark neighbours. The Peninsula Shanghai, which opened in October 2009, is the first new building to be constructed on the historic Bund in over 60 years. Offering the best of Peninsula traditions and a range of signature services and facilities, including Shanghai's largest guestrooms and the city's highest staff-to-guest ratio, The Peninsula also heralds the return of parent company, The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Limited, to Shanghai where it owned and operated four of the city's premier hotels in the 1920s to 1940s - The Kalee, The Astor House, The Palace and The Majestic. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Peninsula Shanghai

Address: No. 32 Zhong Shan Dong Yi Road, Shanghai 200002, China
Region: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > The Bund
Price Range: £312 - £450 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Peninsula Shanghai 5*
Number of rooms: 235
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#1 Family Hotel in Shanghai
#6 Romantic Hotel in Shanghai
#8 Luxury Hotel in Shanghai
#12 Business Hotel in Shanghai
#188 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai
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“river view was worth it to me; but be aware the Pudong light show shuts down at 10 pm”
cantravnut, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room overlooking the former British Embassy ground”
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“I had a garden view and it was spectacular.”
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