Hotels in Shanghai

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Another sky-high luxury hotel, The Ritz Carlton Pudong occupies the top 18 floors of the swanky IFC shopping mall. Guests taking the lift up to the... Read More

88 Xintiandi is an upscale option for the fashionista who wants to be right in the heart of Xintiandi, Shanghai’s high-end neighborhood that’s home to... Read More

A contemporary hotel with a youthful feel in downtown Shanghai, it's a stone's throw away from the shopping mecca of Huaihai Road and the peaceful, yet... Read More

When people think of romantic hotels, the Southeast Asian resort and spa chain Banyan Tree immediately comes to mind. Luckily for couples in Shanghai,... Read More

This hotel lies at the extreme northern section of the Bund and, as a result, it benefits from magnificent views that look straight down the Huangpu... Read More

This 19-room hotel is ideal for the nonconformist who wants cultural immersion into old China, but not without the modern comforts, high design, and... Read More

This Art Deco hotel once catered to the top of Shanghai's elite at the beginning of the last century. The building, which still hosts the legendary Jazz... Read More

Just a block south of Nanjing Road in the heart of downtown, this 37-floor luxury tower sits snuggled among similarly soaring office buildings. Its... Read More

One of the world’s tallest hotels, this property (which occupies floors 53–87) also has a rooftop bar and an Art Deco–meets&ndash... Read More

At one time in the building's more than 80-year history, it was the tallest Art Deco building in the Southern part of the city, and a landmark in the... Read More

Located at the southern end of the Huangpu River, this hotel benefits from fantastic views of the modern Lujiazui skyline, as well as downtown Shanghai.... Read More

Situated at the northern end of the Bund, directly on the banks of the Huangpu River, this hotel offers unique and unobstructed views of the historic... Read More

Housed in the former State Guest House of Shanghai, the hotel has embraced the rich heritage of the mansion and surrounding gardens—a luxury in downtown... Read More

Housed in a pair of blue-glass towers, the Shanghai JC Mandarin hotel is located in the Nanjing Road shopping district, just across the street from... Read More

JIA consists of fifty-two rooms, plus two 1,000-plus-square-foot penthouse suites, both specially designed for high-profile guests (with bodyguards in... Read More

If you’re looking for a spacious, clean room in the historic heart of the city, then Jin Jiang is an affordable option. What you’re paying for here is a... Read More

Located just off Huaihai Road, this historic hotel is perhaps best known as the site where former President Nixon and Zhou Enlai signed the Shanghai... Read More

A landmark building in the commercial center of Jing'An that makes up part of the Jing'An Kerry Center, this relatively new property embodies the spirit... Read More

One of Shanghai’s first ultrahigh hotels (it opened in 2003), the JW is still one of the city’s best-located properties. The 342-room hotel... Read More

A practical hotel with modern facilities as well as excellent options for dining, drinking, and entertainment for adults and children alike, it's also... Read More

Within a 10-minute walk of the People's Square, this Art Deco hotel originally opened in the central business district in 1934. Today, the white... Read More

This hotel boasts a fantastic location, perched between shopping paradise, Nanjing Road, and the culturally significant People's Square. From its high... Read More

Hidden down a lane off of historic Huashan Road, Le Sun Chine is a boutique hotel housed in the former residence of a prestigious local family. The... Read More

Les Suites Orient is the more affordable option for an elegant stay on the Bund. Totally gorgeous and underrated, this Taiwanese hotel has only 168... Read More

In the iconic Shanghai neighborhood known as the Bund, Les Suites Orient is a minimalist escape—a hotel that’s both smaller in scale (just... Read More

Magnolia B&B is ideal for those seeking authenticity, charm and convenience. It occupies a 1927 lanehouse on Yanqing Road, which is bursting with... Read More

A short distance away from the financial center of Lujiazui, the Mandarin Oriental is set along the banks of the Huangpu River, and is a preferred... Read More

  Hidden among the skyscrapers of Shanghai, you’ll find the Mansion Hotel, a handsome low-lying building in the city’s tony French ... Read More

Stories abound about the origin of this castle-like building. Some say it was inspired by shipping mogul Eric Moller’s daughters dream, while... Read More

Just a two-hour’s drive from Shanghai, this deluxe eco-resort high in the bamboo hills of Moganshan is a favorite for couples wanting a romantic weekend... Read More

A quiet B&B in a lane house in the French Concession. Read More

Seemingly suspended in the clouds, this hotel occupies the 79th to 93rd floors of the SWFC, otherwise know as the "Bottle Opener," an easily... Read More

This designer boutique hotel is a hidden gem that’s just a short walk away from Xintiandi. Large rooms overlooking historic Fuxing Park cost just a... Read More

The twin glass towers of this enormous 952-room hotel are a prominent feature of the Pudong riverfront skyline. The newer Grand Tower has the plushest... Read More

A 26-story property in the heart of China’s busiest metropolis doesn’t normally bring to mind tranquillity, but PuLi’s black tile... Read More

Quintet is a quaint guesthouse in an 1930s home in the French Concession. With only six rooms spaced out over three-stories, this B&B has a truly... Read More

It’s almost impossible to actually walk anywhere in the frenetic Pudong neighborhood—but Ritz-Carlton’s second Shanghai property... Read More

328 rooms (which are some of the largest in the city) with Chinese art and ceramics; hotel butlers are trained as both city guides and translators. Read More

Swatch Art Peace Hotel is famous for long-term guests, international artists-in-residence who earn the opportunity to live and work in the hotel’s... Read More

Sandwiched between the famed shopping street Huaihai Road, and the fashionable, pedestrianized Xintiandi entertainment area, this hotel blends old... Read More

Formerly the Regent Shanghai, the Longemont hotel rises 53 stories above the Changning district, just 10 minutes from the Bund. Inside, huge white... Read More

The Peninsula’s flagship hotel in Mainland China is every bit as chic and glossy as you’d expect. Situated in a modern complex opposite Shanghai's... Read More

Fresh from a $40 million renovation, with Asian elements (such as cabinets inspired by Chinese medicine chests) and a great address. Read More

This "urban retreat" aims to break the cookie cutter mold of luxury five star hotels. Right in the busting, downtown Jing'An commercial center, this... Read More

The Puli Hotel and Spa is a striking, modern “urban resort.” The serene, exclusive oasis feels hidden away from busy city life, despite its prime... Read More

A glamorous hotel situated in the Shanghai IFC complex in the heart of the city's financial center, Lujiazui. Offering spectacular views of the historic... Read More

Located in the old docks area, this hotel was a warehouse before being renovated by Neri & Hu, a popular local architecture firm, who were keen to... Read More

Perched between the Bund and People’s Square, this 570-room hotel attracts a mixed clientele of corporate high rollers, Asian celebs, and global leisure... Read More

This historic Art Deco hotel, in the Former French Concession, has been restored to its original grandeur. The chic interiors echo the laid-back... Read More

Hotel Shanghai’s premier environmentally friendly hotel boasts a low-carbon footprint and high design. UBRN’s 26 eco-chic guest rooms are minimal yet... Read More

This hotel in downtown Jing'An focuses its energy on sustainability, claiming to be China's first carbon neutral hotel. The small boutique property,... Read More

The historical setting and old-world glamour of the Waldorf Astoria on the Bund make for an incredibly romantic experience. Couples eager to splash out... Read More

The hotel, resplendent in an iconic heritage building along Shanghai's famous waterfront, the Bund Promenade, once housed The Shanghai Club, the premier... Read More

Shanghai hotels tend toward the vertical and voluptuous, but one look at this austere lobby—exposed brick walls; steel beams; stone floors&mdash... Read More

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