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Portman Plaza Hotel

No.52 Caihong North Road, Ningbo 315040, China
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Portman Plaza Hotel
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Ranked #21 of 680 Hotels in Ningbo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I would strongly suggest all friends staying in sheraton or visiting ningbo shd stay at portman . Note portman have 2 buildings one is hotel and one is apartment. Apartment building is inside sheraton hotel . So u are always in the sheraton. Even the breakfast is in sheraton . Even they share the same lobby of sheraton. I stayed... More 

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We werein Ningbo for a week. We stayed @ the Portman Plaza Hotel. We took the very convenient shuttle from Shanghai- Ningbo. I was a lovely bus ride. 3/ 4 hours. Door to soor service. Portman was ajacent to the Sheriton. It was raining all the days we were in Ningbo. We were discriminated against in 1 of the Resturants... More 

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Niteroi, RJ
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11 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

My experience at Portman Ningbo could not have been better. It was my first time in China and it really fascinated me. Staff very very kind, excellent room with a huge king size, EXCELLENT breakfast with many options of fruits and other things that I never thought I would eat in breakfast, but you definetely must try. Yes, for the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Great bargain for a quality hotel on the same block as Sheraton. Good location with busy local scene for after work exploring... a Starbucks across the street, same street has an excellent Irish pub (open late, maybe 2am), a Swiss ice cream outlet across from Starbucks, nice shops and ample simple Chinese restaurants nearby!

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Bucharest, Romania
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

First time I was staying in this hotel 3 years ago, and in that time it was looking quite nice. Rooms were lovely, and looby was interesting. Restaurants not so much. But now it sucks. I have a feeling that cleaning team is on loooooong strike. Rooms are smeling rather bad, and I was afraid to walk barefoot on carpets... More 

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Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

I recommend this hotel for business trips to Ningbo; positioned immediately outside the city center and the staff speaks english very fluently. The breakfast is ok, and the cakes are really delicious!

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Casalpusterlengo, Italy
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41 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

positioned in a central zone, very convenient for business and pleasure, very good service, very convenient price (much more than sheraton that is nearby). staff is very kind and speak good english. the spa and gym is quite ok and the breakfast is abundant. highly suggested for business trips in ningbo

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61 reviews 61 reviews
38 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

We had a lovely stay in this hotel. Most of the comments in other reviews are true. The "quirks" as one reviewer put it actually make this hotel a good choice for those who don't want to pay twice the price for the Sheraton next door. The decor is slightly dated but the carpet in our spotless room was new.... More 

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112 reviews 112 reviews
50 hotel reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

First time I have stayed at this hotel, will probably not stay here again. The place is fine but a few quirks wipe it off my list for future visits. The room we had we small but functional, nice bed good internet (Not great but acceptable) bathroom is quite small and cramped and the only way to fit a toilet... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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35 reviews 35 reviews
23 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

The place is not bad, al least cheaper than the "fake under licence" Sheraton located on the same building and you can enjoy lounge and breakfast in Sheraton bldg. But if you are a no smoker be prepared for a nightmare. In here most of customer are long stay Chinese and they smoke all the day every were with out... More 

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