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The Bund Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   No.525 Guangdong Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200001, China (People's Square)
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is well located, walking distance to People's Square and The Bund. There are also plenty of places to eat nearby, and a convenience store just 10 metres from the front door. The rooms are sizeable and clean, with free wifi and water, and a good bathroom with plenty of hot water 24/7. The heating is effective and the... More 

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Lillesand, Norway
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is centrally located and offer a good value for money. Room was spacious and clean. I was on a non-smoking floor, but not sure if that is respected at all times as one could smell cigarette smoke pretty much everywhere in this hotel. If you are interested in a good location, low rate and ok rooms, I recommend... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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113 reviews 113 reviews
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59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 2 nights at the beginning of December and a further 2 nights mid January. Nice hotel. Would have given a 5 rating except that the temperature in the room was too hot - even though we turned the thermostat down to the lowest setting and set the fan to 'cool' it was still stiflingly hot. We had... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked this hotel through agoda just 2 hrs before I checked in. Upon arrival the rude trainee staff at reception told me they don't have any information about my booking. I informed them to check with agoda as I had booking confirmation with booking I.d. He told me to call agoda and talk to them myself and they will... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

The only good point of this hotel is its location. Except of that, we haven t so much appreciated our stay: - superior room are not well decorated (old style). Only the shower was great. - wifi was not performing well - people at the reception are not nice. They can't smile and are not friendly at all with customers.... More 

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Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Stayed here for a few days as a base to hunt for apartments. We were upgraded to a room on the executive floors which was nice, but what was strange that the complimentary breakfast on the 22nd floor is only served from Tue-Fri. There is a Family Mart conveniently located next to the hotel and if you want a good... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Loved this hotel, rooms were reasonably priced and most important its very clean. Beds were very comfortable more like a local five star hotel. Walking to peoples square is about 15-20mins, if staying in river view rooms you can get a great view of the bund. The food at the chinese restaurant was good but the room service food was... More 

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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Do not understand the negative reviews. Rooms were clean and large. Beds though were on the very firm side. Bathroom was clean/large with both shower and tub. 10 minute walk to Bund, Nanjing Rd or subway stop. Staff was nice. Chinese/western buffet breakfast had large selection. One of the few places where the WiFi actually worked.

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Hector, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We got in late (early hours of the morning) to this hotel and found the staff at the desk very good, but at the hour we arrived thought they would show us where to go. As we were a good distance from the reception. We were in the old part of this hotel but we didn't mind our window very... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

They were rude and worst place I've stayed in Asia for any level of assistance and breakfast was a joke! Booked and paid for 3 nights and they then charged me again for extra night at full costs so I just stayed for the 1 what a rip off.

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Address: No.525 Guangdong Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200001, China
Location: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > People's Square
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Bund Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 250
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