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Riverview Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.76 Zhongshan South Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200010, China (Yu Garden)
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Ranked #198 of 3,844 Hotels in Shanghai
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Tamworth, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely hotel close to the Bund. Comfortable, clean rooms and bathrooms. Bed was very hard. Staff helpful and polite. Breakfast had a reasonable selection of hot and cold food. Close to local markets. Easy walk to people's square and the Bund. Taxis sometimes had trouble finding the hotel.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We got a very reasonable deal through Agoda but that is no excuse for the Hotel not being up to scratch! When you stay in a 4* Particularly in a major city like Shanghai it is imperative that the Air conditioning works properly. The 1st day when we arrived at 1.45pm we had to wait 45 mins to before room(no.1819)... More

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Robina, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Although it isn't right in the middle of the Bund, it is close enough to walk to in 15 minutes in a slow stroll. The service here is top-notch from the moment you arrive. You ask, they are pleased to help. I stayed here one night on arrival in China and was glad to stay there on my return to... More

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Penang Island, Malaysia
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Great location and hotel on the North Bund. Walk to Yuyuan Garden only 10 minutes and 25 minute walk to Nanjing Rd. Great local market and street food vlose by. Walk across the road and go to the Char Bar level 30 at hotel Indigo for one of the bedt views in Shanghai. You can get a great room there... More

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Mumbai, India
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114 reviews 114 reviews
92 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I stayed for 4 nights in this lovely hotel during my visit to Shanghai to attend an exhibition. The hotel is located just few meters away from the popular Bund area. From my room I had great view of the Hangpu river. The location is very nice as there are restaurants nearby offering Thai, Indian and Western cuisines.The famous Nanking... More

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Kuala Lumpur
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29 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

The hotel looks grand and the initial impression in the lobby gave the same feeling. And then it all becomes apparent. 1. Reception spoke little or poor english. 2.Reception staff looked disinterested or was playing phone game. 3. Breakfast starts at 7am. (business travellers need to have breakfast early - 630am is the latest) 4. The room was huge but:... More

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Noth Carolina
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18 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I just finished a 3 day stay at the Riverview Hotel and was very satisfied. The location is great. The Bund, Old Shanghai Street and the Yuyuan Gardens were all easy walks from the hotel. I ate in the hotel restaurant only once, ordering dumplings and mo po tofu from the room service menu and both were very tasty. For... More

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Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
25 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Two separate stays in one trip. Booking this hotel on a booking site gave us a great rate and did not have to put the deposit down. The first time we stayed 5 nights, clean comfortable rooms, all the beds in China are firm to hard, the was no exception. The room service was very well priced and good value.... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014 via mobile

Hi all, unsure of some of these experience as my stay for 6 nights was great. Stayed with my wife and son. The room had 3 king singles and was a good size. Bathroom with bath shower tiled was very nice. Location was great just on the southern end of the Bund. The hotel was very clean and presented as... More

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10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

This a good quality 4 star hotel at the south end of the Bund offering all mod comforts. Rooms are spacious wil all conveniences you would expect; Wi Fi & football coverage on TV excellent. Breakfast was very good with a wide range of western & Chinese dishes to choose from. Good shopping centre 5-10 mins walk and pleany of... More

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Address: No.76 Zhongshan South Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200010, China
Location: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > Yu Garden
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Riverview Hotel 4*
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