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Rayfont Downtown Hotel Shanghai

4.0 of 5 Apartment Hotel   |   No.7 Zhaojiabang Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai 200032, China (Dapuqiao)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

we are a Canadian couple who come to Shanghai every year October and November . We stay in the Rayfont Hotel Service apt for 2 months. they clean the Apartment every 3 days, these people provide very good service. the only thing is that you should no some Chinese, most of the staff do not know English well, some do... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

The Rayfont is an amazing value in a city with high cost real estate. I stayed in one of the Deluxe Business Suites (really a 1 bed apartment) on the 26th floor for 5 days. The apartment was reasonable although a little dated and worn. It was 900 square feet with a small kitchen, dining area, living room, large bath,... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Wasn't as bad as all the reviews I saw before travelling however it was still pretty average. Little things hadn't been cleaned correctly. Couldn't see the name of the hotel from street as it had been pulled down, some letters still remained. Room was good size for two with big bags/suitcases. I never dealt with reception however they seemed quite... More 

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Williamstown, New Jersey, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

This is the WORSE hotel I have ever stayed at in my entire life. The workers are so unfriendly, rude and are not helpful. They all appear so untidy. They seem to have on the same uniform for weeks. I would not stay in this hotel again even if I got paid to stay here. The only think that is... More 

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Milan, Italy
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

The place in itself is in a good location in the city, but a decent hotel is a different thing. Staff pretty much impersonal and cold, if not rude. My room was clean, but the bathroom sink was clogged from day one to the final day and I left water on purpose to let them know it needed a settled:... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Words can not describe how disgusting this hotel was. Checked out within a couple of hours, reception staff sleeping on their desks. Stains on every surface including bed sheets. Hairs in the bed, balls of hair in the shower. Wallpaper and curtains hanging down. Room corridors filthy and dark. The staff were not interested at all. I was with a... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We left this hotel within 2 hours of arriving. The beds were dirty, tiles missing off the bathroom floor, stains down the wallpaper and flying things coming out of the fridge. The staff didn't seam to be interested in our complaints. I understand that we arrived in the middle of the night but I can not recommend this hotel.

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Shanghai, China
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11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The apartment hotel is clean, and extremely pleasant. All facilities of a high class hotel, but unbelievably inexpensive for a hotel in downtown Shanghai. Used regularly for business and social visits to Shanghai.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Agooda said it was 4 star ???This hotel is 1 star do not stay in this hoteler Unfortunately a real lack of maintenance and an indifferent staff made me more and more disappointed with the hotel as my time there went by. In my room, the wood veneer was splintering off the closet doors; tiles were missing in the bathroom... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This hotel has a good location-price ratio. It is very near to most major streets, sights and office buildings. The apartment I've been living in for 5 weeks already is spacious, has all the basic amenities and, above all, is in good condition. Whatever problem arises can be sorted by dialling operator (press "0") - just remember to speak simple,... More 

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Address: No.7 Zhaojiabang Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai 200032, China
Location: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > Dapuqiao
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Rayfont Downtown Hotel Shanghai 4*
Number of rooms: 1330
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