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Truro, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We've just returned from Mercury Holidays, China Discovery tour 10 days. What an amazing experience. I'd like to thank all the local guides and coach rivers for an excellent journey. I enjoyed thoroughly the trip,with highlights at all locations. The pace and temperatures where high and very busy as it was China national holidays, but the guides bypassed queues keeping... More 

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great location near all the tourist attraction sites, rooms first class with an excellant choice of breakfast, easy to get around hotel with plenty of lifts to all floors. Air conditioning very good as it was very hot outside.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After several weeks in China I stayed at the Ocean Hotel and received the best sleep in weeks. Layout of rooms are very working traveller friendly and the bed the comfiest that I slept in whilst in China. Breakfast was superb. Highly recommend.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms were huge. Staff was nice to accommodate our request for three rooms in same wing. Breakfast buffet was good. The only drawback is that it is not centrally located, there was no shopping district or dining for tourists. We had to cab everywhere which is ok as cabs are inexpensive.

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Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

There are quite a few local restaurants around this hotel, which makes it convenient for business people to eat after work and go back to hotel. There is also a nice cafe opposite the hotel which is pretty decent. It is also near the Bund, which is about 10-15 mins drive away. I don't really know the exact location of... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

The hotel were booked by our business partner as they held their dinner there. Meetings were conducted in their ballroom. We basically spent about 4 days in the hotel and glad to report that during the 4 days, room was properly kept and we were pretty much left to our own devices. We barely noticed the chambermaid etc, they either... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

A very good position, walking distance of the Bund, clean and spacious room, new furniture, a large bathroom, free Wi-fi. The breakfast with european and chinese food. And if you go near the hotel you can see nice old houses, another face of Shanghai.

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Aldershot, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

The hotel was in a pretty good position,definitely 4 star. We started the day with a good western style buffet breakfast. The room had wi-fi, safe, a good size bathroom and a lovely comfortable bed. The only downside was that our room was next to the stairs where the night maintenance men were. We were often woken by music and... More 

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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

This is a very nice hotel located in downtown Shanghai, with good transport links nearby. Spacious rooms with modern design, comfortable beds and pillows and good size bathroom. My room had excellent views of some of the new buildings in the neighbourhood. Cash point, convenience store all are close by. Near reception there is an automated currency exchange machine as... More 

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Galati, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

Very good hotel with large rooms, new furniture and very comfortable beds. Breakfast quite rich variety of both Asian and European taste The hotel features a revolving restaurant on the top floor Relatively close to the subway station 10 minutes walk

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Staying in Hongkou

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Hongkou
History oozes out of every fiber of the city, but Hongkou is a particularly notable neighborhood. Shanghai was a safe haven for about 20,000 Jews during the Second World War, and traces of this heritage can still be found in buildings and park monuments. Historic foreign relations aside, this neighborhood throws you into traditional Shanghainese life without taking you too far away from the city center. Some of the city’s best-preserved, ancient longtangs (laneway communities) and shikumen (Shanghainese lanehouses) are still in use as actual residences here. If you like to be surrounded by local faces, Hongkou is a great area to spend your time in. The football stadium, Duolun Lu and the North Bund area await should you need some entertainment.
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Ocean Hotel Shanghai

Address: D, Hongkou Disctrict NO. 1171 Dong Da Ming Road, Shanghai 200082, China
Location: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > Hongkou , The North Bund
Price Range: $76 - $134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ocean Hotel Shanghai 4*
Number of rooms: 357
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Shanghai Ocean Hotel
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#36 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai
#51 Spa Hotel in Shanghai
#99 Luxury Hotel in Shanghai
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