Astor House Hotel - Shanghai

No.15 Huangpu Road, Shanghai, China, 200080  show map
 4 stars
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Astor House Hotel - Shanghai

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

No parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Spa & wellness center

Editorial review:

This grand old hotel dates back to 1846 and was the first hotel built in Shanghai. It was frequented by such names as Albert Einstein and Charlie Chaplin. If you want a room that famous people stayed in, they cost Y1580. There are high ceilings, snaking corridors, and wooden floorboards throughout, giving it a somewhat cold and strict feel. The rooms are gigantic, internet can be accessed in the business center, and the male staff wears spats, kilts, and black tailcoats.

Verified Reviews:

  • Massive bed - No view - Wonderful breakfast room - Breakfast a bit average
  • Very affordable price - No elevators - Free wi-fi in lobby - Free shuttle - Laundry service
  • Excellent location - Rooms are impeccably decorated - Beauty salon - Currency exchange
  • Service is excellent - Friendly staff - Spa that is attached - Highly recommended
  • Great hotel - At the end of the bund - Room is spacious - Bathrooms clean

Overview

Situated near a shopping mall, stores and boutiques, the 4-star Astor House Hotel welcomes guests with 130 modern rooms. Occupying a 6-story oriental building, the hotel was remodeled in 2006.

This hotel is located in a historic area, just 1200 meters from Superbrand Shopping Mall Shanghai. The property lies within 3 km from the city center.

Guests will find convention centers and corporate offices in the neighborhood.

Hushen Gallery Three On the Bund train station is a 5-minute walk away. A short drive takes guests to Hongqiao airport.

Rooms

The impressive Astor House Hotel offers such rooms as family king room, king room and classic queen room appointed with a laptop safe, a closet, heating, flat-screen TV and direct dial telephone. Some rooms at Astor House Hotel have a view over the river. The rooms feature en suite bathrooms as well as a dishwasher, a fridge and an electric kettle for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the restaurant each morning. Guests can dine at the ideal on-site restaurant serving local cuisine. There is an onsite Lobby bar to relax in. The property is set in Nanjing Lu district, within about 5 minutes' walk of Seagull on the Bund and Li family imperial cuisine that serve delectable meals.

A buffet breakfast is served at the price of CNY 79 per person per night. 

Services

The hotel offers parking, a luggage storage and a safety deposit box for general needs and a meeting room, a business center and a banquet hall for corporate travelers.

Relax

A rooftop terrace and a ballroom are available at the hotel.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   130.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • No parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Executive/club floor
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Spa & wellness center
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • In-room computer
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
One child
3 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed CNY 200
Children above
12 years or adults
Extra bed CNY 200
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

No.15 Huangpu Road, Shanghai, China, 200080

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City Center
  • Shanghai
    2.3 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Shanghai Railway Station Metro Station
    3.1 km
  • Shanghai Railway Station
    3.9 km
Underground stations
  • Tiantong Road Station
    800 m
  • East Nanjing Road Station
    1.0 km
Restaurants
  • Morning Shanghai (Bund) (cuisine: Hangzhou, Zhejiang)
    50 m
  • Seagull on the Bund (cuisine: Taiwanese, Shanghai)
    60 m
Parks
  • Huangpu Park
    650 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    130

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Rooms and availability

Club Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Standard|Double or Twin CLUB

Premier Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Deluxe|Double or Twin PREMIER

Premier One-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Guest Room
River view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Internet access
  • In-room safe
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Computer
  • Parquet floor
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Voice mail
  • Fax machine
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hot tub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • DVD player
  • CD player
Room Description:

TWIN ROOM 1/2 PAX. ROOM ONLY. Standard rate

Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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    • Free Wi-Fi
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King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Computer
  • Parquet floor
  • Fax machine
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • CD player
Room Description:

Standard|Double Room Celebrities (King Bed)

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One-Bedroom Suite
River view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Suite|Suite (Richard)

Two-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Three-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Annex Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Family Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Family King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Family King and Single (up to 2)

Family Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

Triple room

Superior Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Deluxe Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Internet access
  • In-room safe
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Parquet floor
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Cleaning products
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • DVD player
Room Description:

Deluxe Room

Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Deluxe Two-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Deluxe Three-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Deluxe Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Executive Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Internet access
  • In-room safe
  • Ironing facilities
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Voice mail
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • DVD player
Room Description:

Deluxe|Twin Room Richards Executive

Executive Suite
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Business Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Astor House Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • Garden Bridge of Shanghai300 m
  • The Bund600 m
  • Shanghai Ocean Aquarium1.1 km

Places of interest

  • Shanghai Monument to the People's Heroes100 m
  • Bund600 m
  • Bund Sightseeing Tunnel900 m
  • Bund Center1.3 km

Convention centers

  • Shanghai World Financial Center1.3 km

Shopping areas

  • Superbrand Shopping Mall Shanghai1.1 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Oriental Pearl TV Tower1.0 km
  • IFC Shanghai International Financial Center1.3 km

Museums

  • Shanghai Municipal History Museum900 m

Business areas

  • Shanghai International Financial Center800 m

Galleries

  • Hushen Gallery Three On the Bund 800 m

Underground stations

  • Tiantong Road Station700 m
  • East Nanjing Road Station900 m
  • North Sichuan Road Station1.0 km
  • Lujiazui Station1.2 km

Marina

  • Shanghai International Cruise Ship Terminal500 m

Local attractions

  • Garden of Contentment 1.8 km
    No.137 Anren Street, Huangpu District, Shanghai
  • Jin Mao Tower1.8 km
    88 Century Blvd, Shanghai
  • Raffles Square1.9 km
    XiZangZhongLu 268Hao Jin FuZhouLu, Shanghai
  • Lujiazui Central Greenland1.6 km
    No.160 Lujiazui East Road, Pudong New Area, Shanghai
  • Gucheng Park1.8 km
    No.333 Renmin Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai

Near the hotel

  • Garden Bridge170 m
    Zhongshan East 1st Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai
  • Waitan History Museum220 m
    No.475 Zhongshan East Yi Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai
  • Rockbund Art Museum390 m
    No.20 Huqiu Road, Shanghai
  • Shanghai International Convention Center540 m
    No.2727 Binjiang Avenue, Pudong New Area, Shanghai
  • Shanghai People's Heroes Monument220 m
    Zhongshan East 1st Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai
  • Lianhe Church240 m
    No.107 South of Suzhou Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai
  • Shanghai Post Museum520 m
    No.395 Tiantong Road, Hongkou District, Shanghai

Restaurants nearby

  • Morning Shanghai (Bund)50 m

    Address: HuangPu Road 1
    Phone: 021-63091846

    69% likes this, based on 11 reviews
    Cuisine: Hangzhou, Zhejiang

  • Sir Elly's250 m

    Address: No.32 Zhongshan East Road
    Phone: 021-23276756

    64% likes this, based on 54 reviews
    Cuisine: French

  • Xindalu290 m

    Address: Hyatt on the Bund, 199 Huang Pu Road
    Phone: 021-63931234

    82% likes this, based on 85 reviews
    Cuisine: Chinese

  • Seagull on the Bund60 m

    Address: No.60 Huangpu Road, Hongkou District
    Phone: 021-63564280

    Cuisine: Taiwanese, Shanghai

  • Vue Restaurant270 m

    Address: 30 Floor West Building, Hyatt On The Bund,199 HuangPu Road
    Phone: 021-63931234

    82% likes this, based on 60 reviews
    Cuisine: European

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    130

Hotel Awards

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Astor House Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Astor House

Average guest rating

8.2out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 139 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    7.0

    Hotel location is good. Central and in proximity of major spots. Well trained staff.

  • Single
    8.8

    The best thing of the Astor hotel is its original and exclusive style which points to the Shanghai of the 19th century. It gives a good impression of the Shanghai of the 19th century and shows how luxury hotels looked like at that time. Since it has been refurbished recently, room and bathroom was in a very good condition. The location is excellent, just a few meters away from the famous Bund.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Hotel with historical character and modern facilities.

    Minor dislike. Double glazing would have helped to eliminate traffic noise, but probably would not fit with the historical aspect of the hotel. Long way from nearest Metro station.

  • Single
    5.8

    perfect location, beatifull old building with history, nice for architecture lovers

    everything inside is old, smelly and under expectations, hotel need general refurbishing, breakfast room with unpleasant smell

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Room and friendly trainees

    Difficulty understanding bill add ons

  • Couple
    8.2

    The room was quite and peaceful. The history of the building was very interesting - it was cool to stay in a relic of Shanghai.

    The Internet in the room was expensive when compared to other hotels. They did offer free wifi in the bar, however this was quite slow.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    This is reputably the oldest hotel in Shanghai and it has loads of character. The location is excellent. We were offered an upgrade to a Queen suite (extra 400 RMB per night) which we accepted, but the deluxe twin room would have fine. We enjoyed the extra luxury (and view of Garden Bridge) from our room.

  • Single
    9.2

    Excellent! Really old hotel, like staying in a museum. Rooms are super large. Got upgraded to the suite, what a luxury! Great, don't miss out on this hotel!

  • Couple
    7.8

    It's a beautiful hotel the breakfast is amazing, the staff is very very good

    When we arrived at 3pm our room was not ready yet. They give us after 1h a room at 4 th floor but we the paint smell was terrible so we asked to change (they are renovating the 4 th floor). At the end we changed 3 rooms for 3 nights ...

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    The door staff was fantastic. They often seemed to care about our trip more than we did. Truly the best I've ever had.

    The desk staff was not better than adequate. They were unable to answer some questions that we considered basic, and were not able to make any recommendations regarding where to go or what to do. Also, our room was not ready when we arrived. It was no trouble for us, but I could see how it might trouble some.

  • Couple
    7.4

    The authenticity of the place

    As it is an old building, the sound isolation is a bit poor...you can hear the neighbours walking in the room above you...

  • Single
    10.0

    this was home away from home absolutely full marks

    not even de tiniest flaw.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    We first stayed at the Astor House in late May at the start of a nine week trip around China. We enjoyed our first stay and had looked forward to returning to the hotel in late July. We were delighted to be back at the hotel as the standard of service is excellent. We would highly recommend the hotel as it is located right at the northern end of the Bund. The hotel is a classic traditional hotel around 100 years old. The standard in our room was very good. The service by the staff is also very good.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    Immense historic charm overlooking the Bund.Very spacious rooms with huge flat screen tv and excellent staff.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Very nice and well maintained old famous shanghai hotel. Kept the old shanghai luxury western life style and modern facilities . good location walking distance to bund and oriental pearl tower. Good service -- receptionists , door men, and house keepers.

How to reach hotel

hotel Astor House Hotel - Shanghai Shanghai location
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Hotel Address:

No.15 Huangpu Road, Shanghai, China, 200080

Get directions
City Center
  • Shanghai
    2.3 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Shanghai Railway Station Metro Station
    3.1 km
  • Shanghai Railway Station
    3.9 km
Underground stations
  • Tiantong Road Station
    800 m
  • East Nanjing Road Station
    1.0 km
Restaurants
  • Morning Shanghai (Bund) (cuisine: Hangzhou, Zhejiang)
    50 m
  • Seagull on the Bund (cuisine: Taiwanese, Shanghai)
    60 m
Parks
  • Huangpu Park
    650 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    130

Hotel Awards

ChineseHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedShanghaiAstor House

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in China

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