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Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Nanchang Road)

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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Dragonfly is a longstanding establishment that is quite popular with folks not native to Shanghai... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2016
A5459RQbiancab
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Shanghai
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Very Relaxing

I had a great 60 minute Chinese massage here. It was one of the best I've had in China. Good price... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2016
SaraS5534
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15 Jun 2018
“My go-to spa in Shanghai”
5 Feb 2018
“Relaxing!”
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This retreat is located in the heart of the Huaihai road CBD behind the IAPM shopping mall nearby Xiangyang road. Perfect for a relaxing getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city after a day of shopping, walking, or work. Three metro lines...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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2F, No. 559 Nanchang Road | Above Baker One Restaurant, Shanghai 200031, China
Former French Concession
+86 21 5456 1318
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Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been going to Dragonfly on Nanchang road for almost 2 years for manicures, pedicures and massages. It’s a very relaxing place with nice facilities, the staff is professional and friendly and the quality of services is extremely good. Easy for foreigners as they have...More

Thank evesha
RandalEastman, General Manager at Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Nanchang Road), responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Eve for sharing that Dragonfly is your "Go-to Spa" in Shanghai! This the best praise that we can have - that you have made Dragonfly part of your busy Shanghai lifestyle. We are proud that over 15 years of tickling toes and painting...More

Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

Very nice atmosphere, clean, professional staff. My favorite spa in Shanghai. Recommend for all services.

Thank Marshaln14
RandalEastman, General Manager at Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Nanchang Road), responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So wonderful to read that Dragonfly is your favourite spa in Shanghai! We continually strive to provide you the best customer service and professional treatments to maintain your trust. Hope to see you again soon! Regards, Randal

Reviewed February 5, 2018 via mobile

I have come monthly for 4+ years for all sorts of spa treatments. Always excellent service, very clean, relaxing, a wonderful environment all around. Highly recommend.

Thank Mcavcoll
RandalEastman, General Manager at Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Nanchang Road), responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you. It is so nice to hear that you have been coming to Dragonfly for more than 4 years, and that you find our service and atmosphere to be so excellent! We will keep doing our best to keep you satisfied. Sincerely, Randal

Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

As regular customer of this retreat, basically since 2013, we like the atmosphere, the well organized treatments and the people doing their job professionally. It’s always a time to relax and enjoy. - Highly recommended!More

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RandalEastman, General Manager at Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Nanchang Road), responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Harald, It is a pleasure for us to read that you have been a Dragonfly customer for 5 years (1/3 of our life). We pride ourselves on our professional approach – in our customer service, the quality of our treatments, and the safety and...More

Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

I come here every month as an expat living in Shanghai. The staff are always SO friendly and I've been very happy with every treatment I've had (coming here for 8 months now). I've had manicures, pedicures & waxing treatments, all of which (including the...More

Thank Emily J
Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

I had a great experience with Dragonfly in Beijing in new open mall. Sorry to say that this establishment was a real disappointment. For as well the place itself which was very small. Also the 2 persons i had for massage disappointed me. However all...More

Thank ERic W
RandalEastman, General Manager at Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Nanchang Road), responded to this reviewResponded December 3, 2017

Dear Sir, I am truly very sorry to hear that you were not satisfied with your service on this visit. I will follow up by private message to try and get more details about what happened to ensure it is not repeated! I must agree...More

Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Dragonfly is a longstanding establishment that is quite popular with folks not native to Shanghai. Their website is informative and easy to navigate. I made a reservation and was able to check for the outlet closest to me and made an appointment very easily. The...More

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DragonflyRetreats, Owner at Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Nanchang Road), responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2016

We are pleased that you were easily able to make a reservation. One of our hallmarks for the past 13 years has been the ease of booking with our English speaking receptionists. We try to make our website as easy to navigate as possible -...More

Reviewed October 6, 2016

I had a great 60 minute Chinese massage here. It was one of the best I've had in China. Good price in a clean location.More

Thank SaraS5534
DragonflyRetreats, General Manager at Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Nanchang Road), responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2016

We are happy to hear that you get as much pleasure from our classic 60 minute Chinese massage - as we do. We try to add many finishing touches to make the experience a total break from busy urban life - as much for your...More

Reviewed August 30, 2015

I must start saying that I live in Shanghai for 2 years and I've tried a lot of different places around, also other Dragonfly places. Yes, we all know that Dragonfly it's quite expensive compared to other places in Shanghai, however the place it's very...More

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DragonflyRetreats, Owner at Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Nanchang Road), responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2016

Nothing makes us happier than to hear of the personal connection that one of our talented therapists has made with one of our customers. This is the greatest reward for us to see. We are pleased to know that John was able to relieve you...More

Reviewed February 15, 2015

My 90 minute Chinese massage at Nanching retreat was terrible. The therapist only knew 1 technique (squeezing), which she repeated over and over for 90 minutes. She demonstrated no ability to recognize tight muscles that need extra work, and no basic physiology or understanding of...More

Thank T B
DragonflyRetreats, General Manager at Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Nanchang Road), responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2016

We are very sorry to hear that you had such a disappointing experience and are sure that this was an anomaly. We will be on the alert to make sure it never happens again!

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Former French Concession
While there are technical borders to the area formerly
governed by the French in Shanghai, the "French
Concession" of today is an amorphous neighborhood that
is a favorite of the city's foreign residents. While
it is mostly within the Xuhui district, residents will
sometimes include parts of Jing'an and Luwan in their
mental maps of the Former French Concession. The area
seems frozen in time, characterized by quiet,
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