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Singapore
Reviewed 2 July 2012

The Riverview hotel is located 10min walk from the touristy spot of the Bund. The room was nice and clean, and honestly a bargain for the price paid. Note that there is a construction site in front of the hotel, so noise starts around 7am.

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Bratislava
Reviewed 20 May 2012

Despite the name river view, you can barely see the river. Further to the south and away from metro lines. The rooms were clean and newly furbished, bathroom newly renovated and beautiful. A LOT of construction noise, in north and south rooms. Jack-hammers playing from 8 to 22. But therefore affordable and good value. Staff was helpful and speaking English.

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tangerang
Reviewed 17 May 2012

First time i came there i checked in with the girl, i didnt realize who is she untill she scold me and treating me very badly. i spoke to her in english that i have 2 reservation, she couldnt find my reservation and i looked at her monitor and i can see directly that our name was there, and it...

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 24 April 2012

Overall it is a good hotel. Clean, acceptable location, good facilities, helpful staff an so on. From the airport you will need around 30 to 45 minutes depending on traffic. I suggest to get the Maglev high-speed train (reach the 301 km/h) and then an official taxi. I tried an unofficial one I paid 3x more!! The location is a...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 April 2012

Other reviewers have pointed out the fact that there are two major construction sites on either side of this hotel - so major that I doubt they'll be able to call it 'The Riverview' after the work finishes. We didn't find the construction work too annoying simply because we got a room on the 16th floor and sleep with ear...

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West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2012

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Gilbert, Arizona
Reviewed 5 March 2012

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Owings Mills, Maryland
Reviewed 16 February 2012

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 20 January 2012

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 January 2012

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Old Town
Shanghai’s original walls live on in the curve of the streets that serve as the border to the old city. An aerial view shows a clear circular outline and parts of the original wall are preserved as monuments to the ancient past. The main tourist attraction of Yuyuan (which means Yu garden, though it is often redundantly referred to as Yuyuan Garden) draws hordes of tourists every day, but wandering the streets around the complex reveals more exciting attractions such as food and antique markets. There are also streets lined with shops peddling everyday wares such as Chinese dining ware and craft notions that can be even more enticing to visitors uninterested in the usual tourist fare.
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Address: No.76 Zhongshan South Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200010, China
Region: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > Old Town
Price Range: £56 - £154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Riverview Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 180
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#22 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai
#141 Luxury Hotel in Shanghai
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“Rooms at higher floor and river-view hotels”
Sunandan, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“ask a room at the river side, where i am actually not sure you will have a view since there are some taller buildings built recently.”
GiannisG1111, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The beds are rock hard - difficult to get a good nights sleep !”
1955Westy, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room with view on the river or the city”
bertrandb223, 14 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a high floor room and you might have luck to get a nice view to the Bund from your room”
Prigurt, 6 Nov 2015 | Read review
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