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The Seagull on the Bund Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.60 Huangpu Road, Hongkou District, Shanghai 200080, China (The North Bund)
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014
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    4.5 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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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We arrived at the hotel at the end of a quite exhausting holiday. Our first problem was that having booked a twin we went to the room to find it was s double. As we are 2 female family members this was just not acceptable. Back to reception , where no one spoke enough English to be able to understand... More

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sydney australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

As always, I chose my hotel --- for the last two days of our Cruise Holiday from Sydney to Beijing, with a few days in Beijing and finally Shanghai before we flew home - from Tripadvisor reviews. We are Australian oldies, who have travelled all our lives, and we just love old hotels. We viewed the Seagull from the Bund... More

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herts
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We were put in this hotel,having been informed at the last minute that our original booking for the Panorama on the bund was cancelled.The reason given was that the Panorama was closed for health and safety reasons,now this hotel is dead opposite,and there didn't appear to be anything wrong with the building,who knows.The Seagull looks like a 1930's building,Art Deco... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Spent One night here during my short trip in Shanghai. The Hotel give the old Shanghai feel. especially the bed decor, I only seem it on TV, I stayed in executive floor, the hotel information sheet said there is a club lounge, however when I ask for direction, the receptionist informed me they don't have it at all.. However, it... More

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Stayed here 2 nights in april 2014. The room was not well cleaned, found some half finished cup of tea and a used toothbrush, so the room was not cleaned well or maybe someone used it for a short while. When trying to score a drink it came to a disappointment since the lobby bar shut down at 9 pm.... More

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Bayeux, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Spent one night here while passing through Shanghai. Perfect location - nice walk along the Bund and some good restaurants nearby Will stay here on my next trip! The room was not very large but had all I needed

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Vicki C, Director of Sales at The Seagull on the Bund Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at The Seagull on the Bund Shanghai. We are delighted that the hotel met with your expectations. We hope to serve you again on your next visit to Shanghai. More

Beijing, China
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Location wise, if you book the 'river view room', then you will have a rewarding view over the Bund. The room size is generous, and the fruit basket sent to the room was a nice touch. However, the noise coming from the cruise on the river was seriously too loud. I stayed on the 10F and could hear clearly the... More

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Vicki C, Director of Sales at The Seagull on the Bund Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing The Seagull on the Bund and your comment! We will strengthen the rectification of the quality of service, and strive to provide guests with quality service and experience. We look forward to having an opportunity to serve you again! More

Milan, Italy
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48 reviews 48 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

The hotel was alright, the room was fine, the level of cleaning was acceptable, but is it too much to ask for someone at hotel reception to speak English? I mean, it is a hotel after all, isn't it? It made communication pretty difficult.

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Vicki C, Director of Sales at The Seagull on the Bund Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing The seagull on the Bund and your comment! We are honored to have your satisfaction with the location of our hotel. We look forward to having an opportunity to serve you again! More

Cairns, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

The hotel itself is beautiful, the rooms with a view are stunning. The breakfast is about $20 per person and is more than adequate. I'm not sure if the staff lacked more manners or English, either way a smile might have made world of difference. Absolutely no interest in helping you with any queries, although I did find this to... More

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Vicki C, Director of Sales at The Seagull on the Bund Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your staying our hotel. We’re very sorry that you encountered unpleasant experience. We have reported this case to our hotel management. Your feedback will help us to continue to improve our service, and we do hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back on your next visit to Shanghai. More

ISTANBUL-TR
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42 reviews 42 reviews
19 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Unfortunately I had to overnight in Shanghai and my agent did the reservation since it was nearby bund and shopping area. My words will not be enough to describe such hotel was that .. Arrived to hotel around 7 pm and there was no "left" non-smoking room. The worst receptionist I ever seen told me " take it or leave... More

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Vicki C, Director of Sales at The Seagull on the Bund Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and I would like to apologize for the unpleasant experience during your stay with us. This should definitely not happy and I have addressed these issues to the department heads and associates. Please accept my sincere apologize. More

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Address: No.60 Huangpu Road, Hongkou District, Shanghai 200080, China
Location: China > Shanghai > The North Bund
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — The Seagull on the Bund Hotel 4*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access
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#197 Luxury Hotel in Shanghai
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