We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 3,559 Shanghai hotels

Shanghai Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   No.505 Wulumuqi North Road, Jing'an District, Shanghai 200040, China (Jing'an Temple)
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Shanghai Hotel to your Saves list
Shanghai Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
66%
Ranked #358 of 3,559 hotels in Shanghai
A recent review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013
Eric P Sydney, Australia
  • Reviews (215)
  • Photos (35)
  • Prices
  • Amenities
  • Room tips (11)
  • Back to top
Write a Review

215 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    28
    102
    64
    17
    4
See reviews for
11
26
16
30
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (11)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Melbourne, Australia
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

As the other reviews state, the location is ideal. That is where the advantages stop. Prostitutes great you at the lift, there is no wireless in rooms and the cable connection doesn't work (at least in my room), and press the wrong switch and you'll blow the circuit board leaving you in darkness. Breakfast is very ordinary, with cold grissle... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Sydney, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

The hotel is not the luxury one but it is a really convenient for us to visit the city we could walk to may places near by. I stayed in the room on the high floor, it is clean and quite comfortable, i liked the view over the area. Breakfast with plenty of foods i tried Chinese food as well... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
sussex
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
14 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

Large hotel in good location. Nice room with comfortable beds .Tea and coffee in room, robes and slippers. Very nice breakfast with both Western and Eastern style food. Plenty of fresh fruit. Helpful staff. Better than expected from a city hotel. No complaints

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tulsa, OK
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

This hotel was a huge disappointment. The lobby has exactly two chairs which is a problem as the only wifi is in the lobby. Also makes it difficult to wait for someone or socialize. The rooms are small compared to the other places we stayed. The breakfast was very average and the seating inadequate. The worst experience was the massage.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Los Angeles, California
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
45 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Location is a few blocks from the Jian Temple Metro station. You have to cross the pedestrian overpasses. There is also a mall next to the temple and tourist 'friendly' restaurants. The hotel itself is OK. I think it needs more lounge chairs in the lobby area though since it is the only place where they provide free WiFi. Usually,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lincolnshire, UK
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
25 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

After reading some of the reviews for this hotel I was expecting the worst, thankfully I did not get it! We were expecting firm beds, which is what we got but I think its fair to say they are not so uncomfortable that you cannot sleep, we actually slept very well. The air conditioning worked fine, the rooms were spacious,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Portland, Oregon
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

We stayed here in September as part of a Gate 1 Travel tour package. The beds were hard-luckily I had been warned about hard beds in China and took a small backpacking air mattress which made all the difference. The included breakfast was fine- combination of Western and Chinese selections. Location was just a few blocks from the subway, so... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
carlisle
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

Very nice hotel, good breakfast which is always important. Bedrooms were nice and clean the bed was very comfortable, slippers and bathrobe available in your room.The staff were very nice and helpful. A good choice to stay.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Sharm al Shaikh, Janub Sina', Egypt
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
16 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

a luxurious hotel in a very good location near of every thind rooms are perfect and and great lobby really could be recomended to whome looking for stylish meeting and staying i hope i can go there again soon

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Sydney, Australia
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

The rooms are very tired with stains on almost every piece of furniture. The bathrooms were covered in mould which is not unusual in China but I rarely have seen it growing down from the sinks. Air conditioning did not work and in the middle of summer this made sleeping almost impossible. Breakfast is below average with pastries stale, everything... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Shanghai Hotel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Shanghai Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Shanghai Hotel

Address: No.505 Wulumuqi North Road, Jing'an District, Shanghai 200040, China
Location: China > Shanghai > Jing'an Temple
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #358 of 3,559 hotels in Shanghai
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Shanghai Hotel 3.5*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, Orbitz, Expedia, Travelocity, Booking.com, Tingo, HotelsClick, Ctrip DaoDao, Asiatravel.com Holdings, Hotels.com and Venere so you can book your Shanghai Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

35 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (25)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (9)
Viewed
View from room (3)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
Other (11)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (10)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (4)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Other (1)

Best prices for your stay

Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Agoda.com Orbitz.com Expedia.com
and 8 more sites!

Amenities

Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#246 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai
Hotel Class
Number of rooms
700

See which rooms travelers prefer

Sorry, our search service is down. Displaying the most recent room tips below.