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FX Hotel Shanghai North Bund
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.888 Tongbei Road, Yangpu District, Shanghai 200085, China (The North Bund)   |  
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Ranked #1,029 of 3,985 Hotels in Shanghai
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Great Value”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

I stayed here during a promotional sale and only paid $17 per night for two people. First, the photos DO match the hotel (I read an earlier review that said otherwise). FX is clean, had an amazingly helpful staff, great rooms and fast internet. I really can't think of any reason not to stay here other than the 10-15 minute walk to the nearest metro. I would definitely stay here again and recommend it to anyone who is looking for basic but good quality accommodation.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

It was a very nice hotel for china. It made our trip to Shanghai easier. The staff is nice but they are not professionals, so do not expect the usual treat of a hotel, they will most likely improvise, they will try to help you. Hope your chinese is good because their english is not very understandable.
the map on the web is not right, do not even bother to look at it, and it is a bit far from the MRT station it is so much easier to take a taxi from there, maybe 15RMB. I recommend walking to the station on day light but going back by taxi, the way be a bit dark.
The web information it said that it included breakfast and that they have laundry service, but actually they don't. They can include breakfast but it is extra.
The hotel is nice, but it looks like they had some water problems so the wooden floor is uneven, bumby and some part are broken.
in general it was ok.

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

We took a bit of a gamble with this hostel as most reviews were written in Chinese. It was better than expected for the money. The room was spacious and comfortable. The staff don't speak hardly any English though so not very helpful with directions or advice. We asked how much laundry was which was a hassle because they couldn't understand us so they had to call someone and we tried to explain over the phone. In the end it cost an absolute fortune so I wouldn't recommend it. The only English channel of TV was China News channel and the location is not ideal but only 10 mins walk from the metro. Overall for the price of the room we were happy. 

  • Stayed July 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2009

If you are looking for a comfortable place to stay without any frills... this is the place. We had a very comfortable stay here and the staff is courteous and helpful. The language problems exists but that is everywhere in China so be ready to use sign language to explain what you want but once they understand they are prompt and eager to please.

Also serves a decent breakfast.

  • Stayed May 2009, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Address: No.888 Tongbei Road, Yangpu District, Shanghai 200085, China
Location: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > The North Bund
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites
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Ranked #1,029 of 3,985 Hotels in Shanghai
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:3 star — FX Hotel Shanghai North Bund 3*
Number of rooms: 155
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