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Swan Hotel

No.2211 Sichuan North Road, Hongkou District, Shanghai 200081, China
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Ranked #407 of 3,974 Hotels in Shanghai
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Norman, Oklahoma
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Shanghai Swan Hotel is in a good location for visitors to Shanghai. It is located across the street and down the road a bit from the Hongkou Football Stadium and subway station. There is a McDonald's across one street and a Starbucks across another. There is an international ATM next door, and there is a really nice park/amusement park... More 

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Chennai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

The hotel is very well located in Shanghai with many eateries around it Wifi does not work in the rooms and one has to come down to the lobby to get connected Breakfast is clearly meant for the Chinese and hence an issue for visiting Indians Two lifts just not enough to cater to the residents and visitors

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Three star Swan Hotel is located near Lu Yun Park, the Hong Kou Football Stadium. Hotel was building in 1987 and renovation in 2007. Offers - 192 rooms which provides its guests with modern and comfortable amenities. Hotel have 2 restaurant, bar, in hotel speak in english.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

The Swan is on the north side of Shanghai, across the street from Lu Xun Park. The hotel itself has clean rooms which are of average size. It could use another elevator (two aren't enough for this 18-story hotel), but generally, it's fine. And, for being in one of the largest cities in the world and on a busy street,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

I stayed in Swan hotel for 5 weeks. Service is very good but food was average. Situated near Hongkou football stadium and Lu Xun park. It is on one of the busiest parts of Shanghai. Only downside is not much activity be done in the hotel.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here as part of a tour. The hotel generally was a little tired but the room was excellent ie roomy, clean and quite. WiFi was not available in the room only in the lobby and the login process was painful - we got bumped off quickly. The park opposite was a dream if you want to experience local culture.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013 via mobile

Hotel has good beds and bedding and hot showers. The location is ok for the price. The breakfasts are awful they cater more for Chinese tastes but all the food was cold. The staff did bring out additional yogurts and fried eggs for westerners. Beware of asking for a hot fried egg as they will microwave a cold one. I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for a week during tour. Had to switch rooms as the first was very smoky. Doors didn't seal into hallway so it was like having all smoke in every room combined. Was then moved to the 18th floor which was great as the traffic noise was lessened and no more smoke. Room was in much better condition as... More 

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Roanoke, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

I stayed at this hotel for 2 nights as a part of a tour I took with my college. The lobby was nice and big and even if the hotel only has two elevators I never waited too long for one. But the kicker was the room. It was a little too small (at least 712 was). I looked at... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2012

Not too sure about the location - had several taxis refuse to take me to it from the Bund area... eventually found one. There is an opaque glass wall between bathroom & room - kinda weird. Room was okay for cleanliness. Breakfast was okay. The bar at the hotel was expensive. The staff at the front & concierge was very... More 

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