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Walsall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2008

We stayed at the holiday inn - downtown shanghai in may 07. It was as you would expect a holiday inn to be, no nasty surprises but nothing special either. The room that we had was a bit musty on the first night that we were there but wasn't noticable on the second night of our stay. There is a...

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Singapore
Reviewed 13 May 2008

Rooms are big and spacious with good amenities provided. Furnishing appeared to be very well-maintained. It would have been a bonus if the TV set provided is a Plasma, which is a trend amongst many Holiday Inns around the world. Hotel has good facilities, including a gymnasium. The restaurant also serves good quality food at reasonable prices. Location is excellent...

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Liverpool
Reviewed 20 April 2008

Good example of Holiday Inn chain. Much better than the Pudong Holiday Inn although not as modern. Great location for a stroll around and two good restaurants on site. Staff helpful and friendly, got my taxi to the Maglev at Longyang Lu no problem although needed a few hand gestures!! Only one quibble with the location, it is right next...

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Venice
Reviewed 24 January 2008

Pro: - in front of the train and underground station - decent service - all the frills (bathrobe, toothbrush, slippers,...) - fairly central Contra: - very old and used furniture and carpets (Plaza Wing) - very low ceilings - needed to ask to change the sheets as they had some stains (wich they did promptly)

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Liverpool
Reviewed 11 December 2007

This is one of the best hotels I have ever stayed in, anywhere in the world. I had read some bad reviews before going and was apprehensive - but there was no need to worry. The front desk staff were very helpful and dealt quickly, efficiently and pleasantly with all our queries during the week we were there. The room,...

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Sweden
Reviewed 12 November 2007

This is the typical business hotel, not very charming or personal but a good standard and no surprises. We stayed at the Great Wall Wing, and rumors said the Plaza Wing is better. The room was small, but clean, well-equipped and with nice modern furniture. Breakfast ok, but nothing special just the standard buffet. The breakfast hall itself was a...

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derby
Reviewed 28 October 2007

we stayed at the holiday inn downtown plaza tower for 2 nights at the start of our tour of china. i must admit having read the reviews we were a little concerned. we had a perfectly adaquate room on a high floor and had the windows been cleaned we would have had a great view. the bed was very hard...

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Miami
Reviewed 21 September 2007

Our 3 night stay at this hotel was booked by Isram Tours, and sold to us as a 4 star property. We did not read any of the reviews prior to travel, I wish we had as our experience was worse than most of the reviews we read upon our return. The check-in was acceptable, the hotel "upgraded" us to...

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singapore
Reviewed 10 June 2007

The rooms are clean and comfortable. There's a shuttle bus service, no 5 (bus fare: RMB18 ) from Pudong Airport to the hotel, which save me a lot of money. The journey to the hotel is about 1 hour, slightly long but its worth the journey. Lots of shopping malls located within walking distance from the Hotel. I would stay...

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bromley
Reviewed 11 May 2007

I stayed at this hotel (Great Wall Wing) for 3 nights in May. The hotel was chosen for it's close proximity to the railway station (2 minutes walk) and highway (run past the hotel) links due to many meetings being planned out of Shanghai. The rooms are the normal size you would expect from Holiday Inn, with TV, fully fitted...

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Holiday Inn Shanghai Downtown is managed by InterContinental Hotels Group. The hotel is located in the commercial centre of Shanghai Jing’an District, only 5 minutes walking distance to Shanghai Railway Station, subway entrance of line 1/ 3/ 4 and airport line 5. Pudong International Airport is 45 minutes by car and a speedy 20 minutes to Hongqiao International Airport/ National Center for Exhibition & Convention. Ease access to some famous attractions such as Tianzifang, Xintiandi, The Bund, People’s Square, the Jade Buddha Temple, Yu Garden…around 20 minutes. Our hotel provides you an ideal location for shopping, dining, sightseeing, entertainment. The hotel has a total of 282 modern and comfortable rooms including 14 suites. Guests can also utilize your very own in-room desk and free high-speed Wi-Fi and Wired Internet Access, so you can keep on top of work and the latest news. The Holiday Inn Shanghai Downtown is the ideal choice for conventions and meetings, with its versatile and stylish function rooms; we can accommodate all types of meetings, training seminars, weddings and a wide range social function. After a day of meetings or sightseeing, the Lobby Lounge is a great place to relax and enjoy special drinks. Enjoy Western and Asian cuisine at Angel’s Cafe and experience authentic Chinese local dishes at Yue Garden Restaurant. ... more   less 

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Address: No. 285 West Tian Mu Road Jing'an District, Shanghai 200070, China
Region: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > Shanghai Railway Station
Price Range: $101 - $554 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Holiday Inn Shanghai Downtown 4*
Number of rooms: 282
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Downtown Shanghai Hotel Shanghai
Holiday Inn Shanghai
Shanghai Holiday Inn
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#115 Luxury Hotel in Shanghai
#148 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai
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