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Astor House Hotel

1,145 reviews
#95 of 5,222 Hotels in Shanghai
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  • Terrible1%
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Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed 14 August 2007

Stay on the 6th floor Mansard level of this "oldest hotel in China" and you will not be disappointed. Our high-ceilinged room under the eaves overlooked the Bund, the Huangpu River, Pudong, and the Russian consulate across the street. The room offers old-style lacquer furniture...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2007

This is a very special hotel and you have to know what you´re getting into. First of all, location. It´s not that good. It´s at the end of the Bund, after a bridge in a much worse and ugly area. It´s about 20 minutes to...More

Thank Talmi
Reviewed 6 August 2007

I just stayed at the Astor and was satisfied with the hotel. There are caveats as always, but when considering the price versus return, it is a fair deal. HIghlights: Great location, espresso machine (and hot milk) so you can make you own lattes during...More

1  Thank reiseverden
Reviewed 29 July 2007

Excellent location, close to all major attractions but yet still peaceful enough away from Shanghai's hussle and bussle. Very helpful and friendly bell-boys. All in all a very hassle-free stay and would definitely return there again. Very good value for the amount we paid per...More

Thank tlsybjey
Reviewed 17 July 2007

I was disappointed with the Astor having read the reviews here. We were given a ground floor room that, though large, was shabby and unattractive. The bathroom was large but no bathtub and I was greated by a large cockroach scuttling across the floor when...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
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Laundry Service
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US$23 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#45 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai
#60 Romantic Hotel in Shanghai
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$23 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#45 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai
#60 Romantic Hotel in Shanghai
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Hongkou
History oozes out of every fiber of the city, but
Hongkou is a particularly notable neighborhood.
Shanghai was a safe haven for about 20,000 Jews during
the Second World War, and traces of this heritage can
still be found in buildings and park monuments.
Historic foreign relations aside, this neighborhood
throws you into traditional Shanghainese life without
taking you too far away from the city center. Some of
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Response from Sabine V | Reviewed this property |
I dont think so
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21 August 2016|
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Response from Pidz L | Reviewed this property |
Great old hotel, but small rooms, good location but do not know if suitable for small family
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Casey B
12 July 2016|
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Response from Tono V | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you will find quite big difference between the rooms. Deluxe room is much nicer in terms of decoration, in better location, much clean and with nice bathroom. Believe me, once you reach the hotel you will understand my... More
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"Top floor rooms facing the Bund have a good view."
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"ask for a celebrity room"
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