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“A nice compromise” 4 of 5 stars
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ibis Shanghai JinshaJiang
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.1111 North Kaixuan Road Putuo, Shanghai 200085, China (Changshou Road)   |  
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“A nice compromise”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2012

This hotel is not located in a 5 star area but it does give you a better idea of what life is like for most Shanghai people. It is located next to a metro station only 1 stop from line 2 which is the metro line that connects the two Shanghai airports. Breakfast is also great value and has a great range of food to suit any taste. I would highly recommend this hotel to anyone on a budget, it is great for value, location and cultural awareness.

  • Stayed June 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

This fairly new IBIS in Shanghai is difficult to find as it's set on a pedestrian/cycle only street and Taxis have no idea where it is. It's about 100m from the Jinshajiang MRT staion, and about 200m from the Caoyang MRT station, and sits just next to the MRT track between the two stations. It's worth locating because it's a short walk to Jinshajiang station, and then connects by line 4, then 2 to People's Squre, mid Shanghai.

Line 2, comes in from Pudong airport to Zhongsan then line 4 to Jinshajiang (1hr 10min ride) and the same line comes in from Hongqiao Airport and train station. Very convenient.

If you're lost, ask the taxi to drop you at Jinshajiang staion, and walk the 100m plus to the hotel.

Hotel is a 5 storey building with good clean creams (IBIS standard), typical IBIS lobby, with small cafe. A Karaoke lounge is by the side of the hotel with poor singing, so do remember to ask for a room at the back, facing a housing complex. The front rooms also face the MRT track and you can hear the rumble of the train in the background.

Rooms are small, two bed rooms larger than the one bed room, small table, one chair, open closet. I always like the IBIS shower booth as it is usually in white, clean, glass shower enclosure and no musty smell from the drainage system. Small shower gives you just enough room to shower and dry yourself without extravagance. IBIS beds in China are very comfortable, for non China people. They are soft and firm, whereas hotels like 168, 268, Home Inn only have one standard for beds - extra hard.

A reviewer remarked about the wifi. There is free wifi in the lobby for all to use but the internet connection in the room is by wire (they provide the wire). We carry a small netbook, hook it up to the wired LAN, and then use a hotspot software to broadcast wifi within our room. Broadband has a good speed.

We did not try the food at the hotel but their breakfast is 20Yuan, China style, as we prefer eating out and it's a short 30m walk to the right of the hotel where there are street hawkers, a fruit stall, and a restaurant that serves very good rice porridge, noodles and the Shanghai specialty - steamed soup dumplings. Try them for a very low price. The street hawkers sell crepe with egg, charcoal cooked bread (sweet and saltish) and a wheat pancake with chives. All are delicious.

Prices are also low.... I suspect because the place is so difficult to find !! Ha ha.

Happy travel.

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  • Stayed April 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2011

Nice room,affordable price,good location near Shanghai Metro,but there is no wifi like they show in their website. They just provide internet LAN cable so I can't use any of my ipod,ipad,or cellphone. But overall this otel is quite nice!

  • Stayed December 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2011

Seems this hotel is owned locally but managed by Ibis... i saw cracks on the walls in my room! Cannot watch BBC / HBO on first night of stay... maintenance level is slighter lower than average Ibis.

  • Stayed December 2011, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2011

Hotel is blended into its surroundings and it seems a bit weird like it's sharing common grounds in its compound with others.
Music from the shop infront of hotel in its compound is a bit loud when I arrived. Once I enter my room. I couldn't hear it, but mainly because of the location of the room I was given, but I'm sure I'll be able to hear it if I'm given a room facing the front.
Room looks clean, but noticed it's a bit dusty like it has not been used/cleaned for sometime. A quick wet tissue wipe on the desk revealed it all! Then had a look at he floor.. dusty too. Chair is a bit creaky.
On the whole, ok. It's near and a short walk to metro station 'Jinshajiang Road' of line 3/4. Not much to eat around but just 1 metro stop to station 'Zhongshan Park' and there will be a big shopping complex with shops, restaurants, fast-food restaurants, supermarket Carrefour, etc.
Noticed Ibis hotels and reservations made from accor-hotels website is not fully integrated.

  • Stayed October 2011, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2011

overall its a great experience. staff are friendly and nice :)

however, it can get a little noisy. u could hear people singing downstairs, or outside your room.. soundproofing is not really that gd. but if ure looking for value, this is it.

everything is the bare minimum. so dont expect anything more.

bottom line: i'll still stay there on my next visit :D

  • Stayed September 2011, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Address: No.1111 North Kaixuan Road Putuo, Shanghai 200085, China
Location: China > Shanghai > Changshou Road
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
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Ranked #1,716 of 3,741 hotels in Shanghai
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Hotel Class:3 star — ibis Shanghai JinshaJiang 3*
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