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Grand Central Hotel Shanghai

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great stay and close to shopping malls. Also walking distance to river bank. can see day view and night view of the Bund. Shanghai fast food center, close to hotel, is a good place to buy snacks, tea and other china products. M&M world also close to hotel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We got upgraded from the Central Hotel Shanghai just across the street. Not knowing what to expect, we were taken to this hotel from the bellboy. After entering the lobby, we were very happy. It looks so nice, great, wonderful. When we got into our room, we were surprised by the size and cleanliness. The bed and the linen, pillows... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed here twice while on business trips. Great breakfast buffet. Great central location and is also very close to Nanjing walking street. Overall, great service and clean, well maintained rooms. A little bit expensive for China but not bad value for Shanghai considering the location.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful hotel just a metro stop away from People's Square and a little bit closer to the French Concession and the Bund etc. Rooms were amazing and staff were really helpful. There is a metro station a short walk from the hotel. When visiting Shanghai buy a Metro Card at the airport and put a 100 Yuan a week on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 4 nights in this hotel while visiting Shanghai. It had a fabulous location very near 2 major subway lines. The atrium and lobby area give a great preview of the rooms to come. They were spacious in a grand way and the bathrooms had plenty of amenities. A nice place to relax after a busy day in a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is pure luxury with all the golden taps and great interior. Breakfast was also good but defenately not worth the price. The location is very central and walk to metro station is also very short. Many nice restaurants and shops can be found near. The pool area was also nice but bit laid down. Too much very slippery... More 

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Thank you very much for your comments that will be shared with the team. We look forward to welcoming you again in the future. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An upscale locally own and managed hotel, sister property of the Central Hotel next door. Relatively new property in such a coveted location. Rooms are of nice size and the amenities are in par with similar class international hotels nearby. it has a huge lobby bar/ restaurant which literally takes up the entire atrium, smack in the middle. if you... More 

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Dear guest, Thanks for taking time share your review with us. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. We always providing international standard facilities and services, and strive to give every guest the best stay. We hope to be of service to you again soon. Wishing you safe travels and stay well. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

We stayed recently at this hotel and found it to be in a perfect location for foreigners. Everything is nearby including one street over from the Nanjing Road Pedestrian Shopping Mall. The hotel was lovely and very clean. Rooms were spacious and the staff were pleasant. Unfortunately not many speak any English, but there is usually one person on reception... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

Luxury hotel, nice room, good staf all can speak english, helpful concierge, great location, 15 minutes from East Nanjing Road Station, just 2 minutes to The famous Nanjing Road. Easy to find meal for kids, opposite have Yoshinoya, Pizza Hut, n KFC..

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Thank you very much for our hotel is favor, and made such a high evaluation, we will do better as a driving force, to look forward to seeing you again! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

Pretty hard to fault the stay we had here. The foyer is sensational with great cocktails in a plush environment. Our room, (cheapest one we could get) was very, modern, spacious and pretty flash. Great big bathroom with excellent amenities. Really nice. Concierge team always helped us out well. Pool was adequate but my wife raved about the massage in... More 

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Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share with us what you enjoyed most about your visit. We are very grateful for your encouraging feedback! We look forward to welcoming you back often upon your future stay. More 

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Staying in People’s Square

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People’s Square
People’s Square brings with it all the excitement you would expect from the town square of one of the biggest cities in the world. The area around People’s Square and People’s Park is always a abuzz with activity. Oceans of local and foreign tourists flow in and out of the area every day to see grand museums, go shopping and eat at some of Shanghai’s most storied food centers. Shanghai residents, meanwhile, live and work in the many residential and office high-rises. While much of Shanghai stays busy late into the night, this really is an area that never sleeps with glitzy nightclubs keeping people up until the wee hours of the morning.
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Additional Information about Grand Central Hotel Shanghai

Address: NO. 505 Jiujiang Road, Shanghai 200001, China
Location: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > People’s Square
Price Range: $131 - $194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Grand Central Hotel Shanghai 4.5*
Number of rooms: 353
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#12 Family Hotel in Shanghai
#19 Romantic Hotel in Shanghai
#25 Luxury Hotel in Shanghai
#39 Business Hotel in Shanghai
#49 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai
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