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Jazz Club at the Peace Hotel

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No.20 Nanjing East Road, Shanghai, China
Puxi (Downtown Shanghai)
+86 21 6321 6888
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is in the Fairmont Peace Hotel and a must if you are staying there. It is a smallish bar where a table is at a premium. If you are a guest of the hotel can skip any queue to get in. The main attraction...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank TonyC104
Reviewed September 15, 2019

Underwhelming and not living up to expectations. The band seemed to be going through the motions and uninterested in entertaining the audience. If they weren't listlessly playing, they were either on their phones or napping. Venue is very well done, however and the bar and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Matt B
Reviewed August 17, 2019

Came to the club twice - what a great experience! The gentlemen performing have been here non-stop for 20 years, and hold the Guiness Record for the oldest performing group (average age of 75 years old). They start at 7 pm every night, and a...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank DominiLdn
Reviewed July 25, 2019

We were in Shanghai for a short time so we only had time for one drink prior to our dinner reservations. The cocktails were expensive but very good. The staff were friendly and the jazz band were great and created a relaxing atmosphere. Would love...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Eimear F
Reviewed June 22, 2019 via mobile

My father was born in Shanghai in 1930 and my grandparents used to go to the Jazz Bar in about 1929/1930 when the hotel was called the Cathay Hotel. The hotel really is a stunning beautiful property and the Jazz Bar full of old character...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed June 18, 2019

This is in the Fairmont hotel tucked at the back of the hotel. You have to walk past the perfectly kept hotel that is a preserved part of Shanghai's past. The bar is in the left had side and is a piece of Sanghai's past....More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Ravinder45
Reviewed February 15, 2019

The live band is made up of seniors who are really good with their musical instruments. I am impressed and amazed at how well they played despite their age. The singer is also very good. This is a great place to chill and relax for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank R6511QXdavidc
Reviewed February 8, 2019 via mobile

Our visit to the Jazz bar in the Fairmont Peace was excellent. The ambience was lovely and the jazz band were excellent. On the way in we met Viktoriia who was absolutely lovely and gave us some really interesting historical information; she made the evening...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alexandra S
Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

The Old Jazz Band has been playing at the Fairmont Peace Hotel since the 1980's. They have performed every night for the last 20 years. The Guinness World Record stated that they are the oldest band with an average age of 76. The jazz band...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank minnesotans4
Reviewed October 18, 2018

This Jazz Club in the Fairmont Peace Hotel focuses on classic jazz early in the evening and switches over to modern around 10 p.m. We went for the classics and to hear the famous sextet that plays them. Known as the Old Jazz Band, these...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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January 17, 2018|
Response from G3169EFjamesw | Reviewed this property |
It's about Y1000 per person.