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Grand Central Hotel Shanghai

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   No.505 Jiujiang Road, Shanghai 200001, China (People's Square)
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Ranked #24 of 3,934 Hotels in Shanghai
4.5 of 5 stars 623 Reviews
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
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40 reviews 40 reviews
24 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location of the hotel is very good, close to important tourist sites like the Bund and Nanjing Road shopping street. This is its biggest selling point. The hotel room itself is pretty spacious. Decor and furniture has a bit of an Old Shanghai theme to it, which is pretty nice. What I did not like is its overzealous central... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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12 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just spent four nights in this hotel was absolutely amazed at how good it was. The reception area was spacious with very little waiting time, the buffet breakfast was huge and the buffet dinner even bigger. I was on business here and spent plenty of time at the restaurants waiting for suppliers. The gym and pool had enough equipment... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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337 helpful votes 337 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My third visit to this hotel confirms it is still up there with the very best. Rooms: Huge, comfortable, very well appointed, all amenities, a great and large toilette, sensational bedding. A practical and elegant desk to work. Good complimentary wifi. It can't get better. Location: You are in the centre of the Shanghai, walking distance to every interesting point... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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29 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hello fellow travellers. I stayed at this hotel with a friend of mine one night only prior to our cruise from Shanghai to Singapore. As we arrived at PVG airport we literally sailed trough immigration and our baggage was already making the rounds on the carousel. Getting a cab into down town can be a bit of a challenge but... More 

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Gresham, Oregon
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this hotel only a few months ahead through Orbitz for a really low price. I was really surprised at the value we got. The hotel was indeed "Grand" in size, sleekness, and decor. And it was only a block off Nanjing Road, and about 6 or 7 blocks from the Bund. I was really surprised at the location,... More 

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Beirut, Lebanon
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed in many hotels in China but this one is by far the best. Perfectly located. Clean and well equipped rooms. The staff is very polite and helpful at the reception, the concierge, the bell boys, the executive lounge waiters and waitresses etc. The only major problem again is language as very few can speak and understand English.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is Grand in service and comfort and it is Central to all. I especially enjoyed the Asian and Caucasian Chefs at Breakfast. They were wonderful in preparing any international breakfast that one's heart desired. I love international breakfasts and so I did Japanese one morning, an English breakfast the next, Chinese in the following etc, and you can have... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good hotel, in perfect position to go to Bund and Nanjing Road walking and also just few minutes by taxi to Xintiandi. Very nice room, clean with a good wifi. So good and really not so expensive. Absolutely to try!

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Saratoga, California
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked this hotel through Priceline at $135/night and upgraded to access the executive lounge for $70/night more when I checked in. It was a great stay! The service is excellent, the rooms huge, well-appointed and quiet and the food quite good. The bed was among the most-comfortable to be had! I would definitely stay here again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was supposed to be excellent review of Grand Central Hotel but it will not be. The reason of this will be like a cherry on the top and will come in the very end... Grand Central Hotel is a really nice one located 1 minute away from the Nanjing Road and close to the Bund. It is very royal,... More 

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Address: No.505 Jiujiang Road, Shanghai 200001, China
Location: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > People's Square
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Grand Central Hotel Shanghai 4.5*
Number of rooms: 353
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