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Astor House Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   No.15 Huangpu Road, Hongkou District, Shanghai 200080, China (The North Bund)
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Ranked #80 of 3,950 Hotels in Shanghai
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Astor takes you back in time. Beautifully restored. Service was excellent. Breakfast was plentiful, Western and Asian.Our room was on the first floor. Because of the wooden floors noise can be an issue, but this is part of the elegance. Worth taking the time to check out the upper floors and the corridor along side the elevators up from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want a hotel with a feel of the old Shanghai splendor and a location close to the Bund without costing you a fortune, then this is your choice. Spacious room with wood floor that cracked a little, a large bathroom. My room had a view of the Bund. The free buffet breakfast locates in its grand ball room--truly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a hotel steeped in history, with clean, spacious rooms with every modern amenity, an excellent breakfast buffet,, located right in the middle of the most interesting part of Shanghai, for less than $100! Wifi was a little sketchy, but had more to do with China's mistrust of the internet than with the hotel. Google is blocked there, so if you... More 

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Minato-ku, Tokyo
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tired of all those shinny marble draped characterless, over-the-top hotels in China? Want to get a sense of what staying in Shanghai was really like 150 years ago? Then book a night at the Astor House Hotel and get a feeling for the lifestyle of the rich and famous in the late 19th Century. This hotel is not that grand... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stay they every time I go to Shanghai on business. Very old hotel with some stunning rooms . Very good value & superb location Just across a bridge from the Bund Very good value for Shanghai The rooms vary a lot in size & layout - so check at reception before you confirm

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astorhousehotel, Guest Relations Manager at Astor House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest,Thanks for your affirmation and encouragement.Stay in Astor House Hotel,you can feel the elegant of the old building,you can enjoy immediate access to the world famous Garden Bridge,Huangpu River,the Bund and the Nanjing Road——all the essence of exactly are historic Shanghai.We will continue to work hard and hope to see you again! More 

Hong Kong, China
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The heat water was suddenly stopped when you taking shower. I have informed staff of the hotel but they cannot fixed the problem. Moreover, the hotel staff reported that they was unable to provide me a new one when tissues of my room was used up in night time.

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Ireland
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58 reviews 58 reviews
4 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Stayed here 22 years ago and loved it despite it being a bit dull and dour as was the way in China then. Stayed here last night for my husband's birthday and just loved it. Check-in was super fast after they found the reservation. The room was spotless and had a little welcome basket of treats. There was a well... More 

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astorhousehotel, Guest Relations Manager at Astor House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest,Thank you for choose our hotel again.The Astor House Hotel is a distinguished gathering place for both Chinese and foreign political figures, as well as well-known celebrities. Dignitaries such as Albert Einstein, Charlie Chaplin, Russell, and Zhou Enlai, have all stayed at this hotel. The Astor House Hotel is a place where Chinese culture and western civilization converged. The... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

What a charming and reasonable hotel with helpfull staff. We stayed in the older part in a two bedroom deluxe room. Huge room, very warm in December we even had a separate parlor room great for yoga in the morning. It was easy to walk over to the Bund and a great location within a quick Taxi ride to many... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

We stayed here for three nights in August 2013. We (family of four with two teenage kids) had two rooms opposite one another. The rooms were great. Lots of space. My son says that they were the most comfortable beds he has ever been in. Breakfast was also very good. We loved China but let's say breakfast was always a... More 

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

I chose to stay at the Astor House after reading about its history. This was my first visit to Shanghai, so I'm glad that I chose to stay at this hotel. I enjoyed walking through the halls reading about famous people who stayed there and historical events. My room was charming and very clean. I especially liked the old bar... More 

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Address: No.15 Huangpu Road, Hongkou District, Shanghai 200080, China
Location: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > The North Bund
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Astor House Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 130
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Also Known As:
Astor House Hotel Shanghai
Astor Hotel Shanghai
Hotel Style:
#43 Family Hotel in Shanghai
#45 Romantic Hotel in Shanghai
#112 Business Hotel in Shanghai
#140 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai

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