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Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Nanchang Road)

2F, No. 559 Nanchang Road | Above Baker One Restaurant, Shanghai 200031, China
+86 21 5456 1318
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Relaxing!

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

Reviewed 5 February 2018
Marshaln14
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Shanghai, China
via mobile
The best spa in Shanghai.

I have come monthly for 4+ years for all sorts of spa treatments. Always excellent service, very... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
Mcavcoll
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Baltimore, Maryland
via mobile
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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 nearby and plenty of parking. Adjacent to South Shaan'xi Road Station, Metro Lines 1, 12 or 10 (exit 7)
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  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible25%
5 Feb 2018
“Relaxing!”
5 Feb 2018
“The best spa in Shanghai.”
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2F, No. 559 Nanchang Road | Above Baker One Restaurant, Shanghai 200031, China
Former French Concession
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+86 21 5456 1318
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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

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

Thank Marshaln14
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Reviewed 5 February 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
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Reviewed 5 January 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!

Thank Harald M
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Reviewed 5 January 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
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Reviewed 2 December 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
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RandalEastman, General Manager at Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Nanchang Road), responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 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

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Reviewed 22 October 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 24 October 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

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Reviewed 6 October 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 Sara S
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DragonflyRetreats, General Manager at Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Nanchang Road), responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 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

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Reviewed 30 August 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 24 October 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

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Reviewed 15 February 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
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DragonflyRetreats, General Manager at Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Nanchang Road), responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 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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Reviewed 27 September 2014

Once again Dragon fly have proved that they are just in business to take money. My friends bought me over 1000rmb in certificates to treat myself to a spa day. Some were gift and some were massage. However, due to back surgery I can not...More

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DragonflyRetreats, Owner at Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Nanchang Road), responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2014

Dear HK Tans, I am sorry but I have tried to reach you personally to talk about what happened here but so far with no luck. If you have a moment and would not mind please send me a message to randal@dragonfly.net.cn so I can...More

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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,
...More
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