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Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel Shanghai

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Germany
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The hotel is located along the famious pedestrian shopping street, which I did not know was also the red light district. Each time I left the hotel I was harassed by people selling knock offs or massages. "Beautiful women? Massage?" And they don't take no for an answer. They follow you, ask questions, and I had to yell "no. Go...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is perfectly situated near east banking road. The room was spacious and clean. The lights however being worked off a electronic pad were awful. The staff were very know-legible and keen to advise destinations and authentic restaurants. A very pleasant experience and I will stay at this hotel again.

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Shanghai, China
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is in a great location. Our room was quite small and did not have much of a view. Just after midnight, our room was filled with cigarette smoke smell - this was really terrible and for this reason alone I would not stay here again. As described in other reviews, the staff here does not speak much English,...

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Tours, France
Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

Nice hotel, very well located near Nanjing road and only 5min by walk to People square subway station. Swimming pool and fitness room available. The breakfast offers a wide selection that should satisfy anyone.

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Howard Johnson hotel over new years eve and beginning of January 2017. The rooms are big and clean and we had a stunning view over the city. Bathroom and pool/spa was also clean and nice. Although the pool seems to be a little old. The staff was very friendly and helpful and we can recommend the...

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hong kong
Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Stayed in this 4-star hotels during Christmas Eve and New Year. The hotel is centrally located nearby exit no.4 of metro line 2 and a walk to the Bund only 10-12 minutes. The lower hotel fares is reflected in poor quality of the breakfast, very dim room even you switch on all the light (difficult to read books) and the...

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Minneapolis
Reviewed January 2, 2017

This place was an amazing value in the heart of the city. Beautiful lobby and huge windows in the rooms. We would highly recommend it to anyone with a layover in China. Easy to get to the bund and good people watching. We loved our stay.

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

Compared to other major hotel in the city, the price for this 4-star hotel is very reasonable. The location is super close to the popular shopping district. Room is clean and neat. Staff at reception is quite friendly when answering my questions about breakfast. Overall it's highly recommended

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Constanta, Romania
Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

Distinguished hotel, very good and efficient personnel. Rooms at 26th floor are offering a wonderful panorama over glittering night Shanghai. Rooms are very generous, well equipped. The only inconvenience was very slow Wi-Fi and even by cable was the same.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed November 25, 2016

I stayed twice for one night each in a week. for the same rate I got two very different rooms - one was a suite the other a standard room, but no idea why. the hotel gives easy access to Nanjing Lu and with high-up rooms is not noisy. The front desk is slow for check in and out as...

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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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Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel Shanghai is an international five star hotel in the heart of downtown Shanghai. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel Shanghai

Address: No.595 Jiujiang Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200001, China
Location: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > People’s Square
Price Range: $101 - $152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel Shanghai 4*
Number of rooms: 358
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Howard Johnson Plaza Shanghai Hotel Shanghai
Howard Johnson Shanghai
Shanghai Howard Johnson
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#38 Romantic Hotel in Shanghai
#39 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai
#50 Family Hotel in Shanghai
#61 Luxury Hotel in Shanghai
#66 Business Hotel in Shanghai
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“Avoid rooms near the lifts.”
 of 5 bubbles GlynW8, Nov 12, 2016 | Read review
“Nanjin Street facing rooms only.”
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