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Central Hotel Shanghai

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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Spa
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
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HOTEL STYLE
Centrally Located
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Full view
Neighbourhood
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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I recently stayed at the central Hotel (Nov 2018) in Shanghai as a guest of the Chinese Ministry of Culture and Tourism. Absolutely beautiful hotel, well appointed and great inner city location close to everything BUT the staff from the start (check-in) were incredibly
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Easy walk from People's Square subway station, direct line to domestic airport.Can walk to Bund river side. Buffet breakfast included with our room had Asian and western options. Guests can use indoor heated pool at next door Grand Central hotel. Located one street away from
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We stayed here for 2 nights. It is just 5 minutes walk from Nangjing Road East station and 10 minutes walk to People's Square. We upgraded our room and stayed on upper floor, and had nice view from our windows. I would recommend this hotel.
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Overall good hotel. Most lobby staff are professional and helpful. Housekeeping and kitchen folks are super nice and sweet-they deserve a raise. The guy that my friend asked to get us a taxi was so grumpy and unhappy, he didnt want to get us a taxi. Then when there was a taxi
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Central Hotel Shanghai is situated in the Western side of the Huangpu river in Shanghai... close to the shopping districts of Nanjing Road and Huaihai Road. Overall the hotel is a little tired, needs to be refreshed. But rooms are large and comfortable, fairly clean and decent
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The Superior Room at the Central Hotel Shanghai
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The Executive Deluxe Room at the Central Hotel Shanghai
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The Executive Deluxe Room at the Central Hotel Shanghai
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Hi there, In my travels in China, especially the first level cities like Shanghai and Beijing, you can be bold and haggle on deposits. In at the Central in Shanghai, they asked for something crazy as deposit. (About as much as we had as spending money for the week), which I thought was rude. I resisted, and they backed down and asked for 1000Y which was much more reasonable. I feel it is a game they play (as do most international hotels), but if they think we will walk, they stop the rigmarole and they are civil.
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Hotel dont provide free shuttle bus. If you don't have many luggages, you take the Maglev Train to the Line 2 subway long yang station, than you take Line 2 subway to East Nanjing road , Or you can go by Taxi will charge appx 250 RMB
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How do I get to hotel from airport
The easiest way is to take a taxi but before ask the hotel to send the name and address in chinese and a map because sometimes taxi drivers do not know how to read chinese. Tell him to put the taximeter when you get in the car and ask the hotel how much is approximately from the airport to the hotel.
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How do I get there from Pu Dong airport
Sorry for the delay, I am not on this site all the time. I took a cab, as a tourist they literally throw themselves to you. There is a meter so no worries of running up the tab. As 2 women traveler we took cabs only. PS you can google map your distance to ensure it is within the proper mileage. Have fun!
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best is to contact the hotel directly. I like this hotel because it is centrally located, near to Nanjing Lu (main shopping area) and room condition is great. Service very good.
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"Ask for truely non smoking room"
"It’s a high rise hotel with great views and good sound proofing so all floors are good."
"Ask for a view over the pedestrian mall and up high if possible"
"Breakfast is served until 10AM. At 9:40AM we were rushed to finish! At 10AM sharp, expect for everything to be taken away."
"Entry level rooms are sufficient, no need to upgrade!"
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PRICE RANGE
US$107 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
上海王宝和酒店上海王宝和上海王宝和大酒店shanghai central hotelcentral hotel shanghai
LOCATION
ChinaShanghai RegionShanghaiFuzhou Lu (Fuzhou Road)HuangpuPuxi (Downtown Shanghai)People’s Square
NUMBER OF ROOMS
313
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