Sometimes traveling abroad can be intimating, and trying out a strange new hotel while already on sensory overload can be too much. Sometimes you just want a brand-name hotel you recognize and trust. Here are some of Shanghai's imported, Western-standard and Western branded hotels, those tried and true options that never disappoint.
For the best in 5-star recognizable brand name hotels Shanghai has the Portman Ritz-Carlton and the Grand Hyatt on offer. Both offer first class service, expertly designed rooms, delicious restaurants, well-watered bars and lounges galore to enjoy with your coworkers, family or loved ones.
The JW Marriott in Tomorrow Square is a prime example of how a brand name hotel in Shanghai can exceed your expectations. Here you'll find luxury, charm and class all rolled into a brand name you already trust.
The Westin, Four Seasons and Howard Johnson are all expertly decorated to Western standards with English-speaking staff on hand to answer questions about the hotel or the city. You'll find everything you need on-site, including room service, bellhops and Western cuisine and drink options.
The Hilton, Holiday Inn, Swissotel and Regent all offer high class lodgings with designer labels. You'll enjoy the room, the food, the spas, shops and dining that are all houses on-site or within close proximity.
1376 Nanjing Xi Lu
The epitome of luxury at the heart of Old Shanghai... read more
88 Century Boulevard, Jin Mao Tower
Pudong New Area
Sleep in the clouds in famous Jin Mao Tower atop the world... read more
399 Nanjing West Road
At Huangpi Bei Lu, west side of Renmin Gongyuan
Deluxe accommodations in the heart of business Shanghai... read more
88 Henan Central Road
500 Weihai Road
At Shimen Yi Lu, between Nanjing Xi Lu and Yan'an Zhong Lu
Class, Charm and yet Family Friendly... read more
Jiujiang Lu 595
South of Nanjing Dong Lu, west of Hubei Lu
No 250 Hua Shan Road
575 Heng Feng Road
1116 Yan An Rd West Changning
1 Yu Yuan Road
At Changde Lu