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Baron Business Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.105-1 Fuzhou Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200002, China (The Bund)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

To begin with good location, 2 blocks from the bund. Good value for the price. Bad thing is hotel smells like cigarette smoke. WiFi sucks or I can say no WiFi. Cant understand English. And the worst thing is I got charged twice , which I came to know after I came back home. I settled my bill in cash,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This hotel has a good location, near to the Bund and walking distance to the subway and shopping streets. This is nothing luxurious but it was ok for the week we spent in Shanghai. The beds were actually from hell since they were too hard, but for the price we paid, we cannot complain.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

The place is really convenient, near metro station and Shanghai Bund, and very quiet. The counter service was pretty good. And the room was clean and comfortable. The only drawback was the quality of restaurant, just so-so. By the way, the building is not high, so there's no great views. For average, it was a good place to stay. 交通方便(接近地鐵站與外灘,但很安靜)、櫃台接待態度很好、房間乾淨舒適,惟餐廳品質有待加強。另外樓層低,沒有風景可看。整體而言,是個很不錯的住宿地點。

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Located near the bund but roads are always dark and quiet. Walking distance from the Nanjinglu metro station. Room was dark. No wifi in the room I was staying, had to access it outside the room in the lobby. Pillows are too soft. Minimum staff in the hotel.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

-I would classify this as 3 stars hotel instead of 4. -Reach hotel at midnight, the room is full with dust, the next day request room services only feel acceptable. -Their mattress is hard, for those don't like might lost some point, for me is acceptable. -Front desk services are good, whenever request they attend immediately. -Hotel location is excellent,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Stayed there during my China business visit. Its a lonely walk from nearest station. Road is always quiet, and sometimes feel spooky. Entrance of hotel is bit inside from road, and could be missed if not on GPS. But overall ok. But be sure to close curtains and windows are just opening to direction of other tall building from where... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Very disappointing hotel and very poor customer service. I booked four nights at the Baron Bund Hotel because we had business meetings in Shanghai. It is nothing like the photos on Agoda. The hotel is situated at the end of a dirty alley and is very old. It is a tired old hotel which has had a very poor upgrade... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

This hotel has a charmingly misleading web page and advertises itself as a 4 star facility, but instead it's a 2 star - level place, comparable to Hanting hotel chain... except that Hanting has more modern facilities, such as three prong American-style electrical sockets and is cleaner. The only great thing about Baron is its location next to Nanjing Rd... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

The Baron Hotel not so big, but very convenient, and very close to Waitan, also not far from Downtown, such as Nanjing Street; Room big and comfortable, even near main road, still could have good sleep. No coffee spoon, may let some people from America or Europe feel not so convenient.I book the room online with reasonable rate, otherwise, you... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

I found this hotel for the best location, 3 minutes walk to The Bund and 5 minutes to the East Nanjing metro station, as I stayed for 2 weeks. The price is excellent, the rooms are very clean, very good service and you get Wi-fi in the lobby (this could be better). There is a PC in the room but... More

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Address: No.105-1 Fuzhou Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200002, China
Location: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > The Bund
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Hotel Class:4 star — Baron Business Hotel 4*
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