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J Hotel, Shanghai Tower
Shanghai Tower, No. 126 Dong Tai Road, Pudong New District, Shanghai
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J Hotel, Shanghai Tower
Pudong Shangri-La East Shanghai
5 out of 5
33 Fu Cheng Road, Pudong, Shanghai
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The price is $125 per night from Mar 12 to Mar 13
4.3/5Excellent! (515 reviews)
Good hotel.

"Good hotel with great service. Not cheap, but that goes without saying. Neighborhood have high scale malls with all the luxury gods one can imagine."…"

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2020

Pudong Shangri-La East Shanghai
Bulgari Hotel Shanghai
5 out of 5
No 33. North Henan Road, Shanghai, Shanghai
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The price is $556 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
4.7/5Exceptional! (39 reviews)
Amazing stay at Bulgari Shanghai

"Lovely hotel overlooking the Bund. Probably the best view in Shanghai. The room was clean, the butler assigned to the room had superb service, and the Bulgari amenities were 5 star quality. The location is the only downside for this hotel as you would need to get a cab to go anywhere, but the concierge ..."…"

Reviewed on May 11, 2019

Bulgari Hotel Shanghai
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Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund
5 out of 5
No. 2, Zhong Shan Dong Yi Road, Huang Pu District, Shanghai, Shanghai
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The price is $278 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
4.6/5Exceptional! (409 reviews)

"What else would you expect from the Waldorf besides greatness. Amazing hotel, helpful staff, will stay here again when I return to Shanghai."…"

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2020

Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund
Regent Shanghai Pudong
5 out of 5
210 Century Avenue, Pudong District, Shanghai, Shanghai
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The price is $209 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
4.7/5Exceptional! (499 reviews)

"Beautiful hotel, amazing view. Wonderful food and services!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 21, 2020

Regent Shanghai Pudong
Four Seasons Hotel Shanghai
3.5 out of 5
500 Weihai Road, Shanghai, Shanghai
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4.5/5Wonderful! (469 reviews)
Great part of Shanghai

"Wonderful king room with a desk, sofa and coffee table. Giant bathroom too!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2020

Four Seasons Hotel Shanghai
Fairmont Peace Hotel
5 out of 5
20 Nanjing Road East, Shanghai, Shanghai
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The price is $281 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
4.7/5Exceptional! (909 reviews)

"We loved the historical beauty of the property, the location, and the friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on Jan 1, 2021

Fairmont Peace Hotel
Mandarin Oriental Pudong Shanghai
5 out of 5
111 Pudong South Road, Pudong, Shanghai, Shanghai
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The price is $229 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
4.7/5Exceptional! (276 reviews)

"Excellent Service At Always especially dining housekeeping and Fruit Desk Keep up the great service under the special leadership of Mr Clemens Heroth & Mr NewBigging at the Fine Dinning Will definitely Be Back Again"…"

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

Mandarin Oriental Pudong Shanghai
The Shanghai EDITION
5 out of 5
199 Nanjing Road East, Huangpu, Shanghai, Shanghai
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The price is $245 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
4.6/5Wonderful! (69 reviews)

"It was classy, yet modern. It was very clean and people were nice."…"

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2019

The Shanghai EDITION
Andaz Xintiandi Shanghai - a concept by Hyatt
4.5 out of 5
88 Songshan Road, Shanghai, Shanghai
Free Cancellation
The price is $139 per night from Mar 3 to Mar 4
4.5/5Wonderful! (364 reviews)

"Amazing hotel with a great location."…"

Reviewed on May 4, 2020

Andaz Xintiandi Shanghai - a concept by Hyatt
Radisson Blu Hotel Shanghai New World
5 out of 5
88 Nanjing West Road, Shanghai, Shanghai
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The price is $95 per night from Mar 5 to Mar 6
4.3/5Excellent! (994 reviews)

"Great value for a prime location. My kids enjoyed the pool. We loved the spacious room and breakfast buffet. Overall, it could use a bit of cleaning and updating, but it’s typical of Shanghai hotels."…"

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2021

Radisson Blu Hotel Shanghai New World
Shanghai Marriott Hotel City Centre
5 out of 5
555 Middle Xizang Road, (Close to Nanjing), Huangpu District, Shanghai, Shanghai
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The price is $99 per night from Mar 12 to Mar 13
4.4/5Wonderful! (997 reviews)

"I generally stay here when I go to downtown Shanghai. I enjoy the amenities, location and the service. I do understand that during this time, the circumstances are slightly different because everyone is concerned about COVID-19. However, modifications SHOULD NOT come at the sake of decent service. ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2020

Shanghai Marriott Hotel City Centre
Grand Hyatt Shanghai
5 out of 5
88 Century Avenue, Pudong New Area, Shanghai, Shanghai
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The price is $137 per night from Mar 9 to Mar 10
4.4/5Wonderful! (872 reviews)

"Terrible check in process. It took almost hour and a half to check in. Room is a bit dated."…"

Reviewed on Aug 29, 2020

Grand Hyatt Shanghai
Les Suites Orient, Bund Shanghai
5 out of 5
1 East Jinling Road, Shanghai, Shanghai
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The price is $128 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
4.5/5Wonderful! (996 reviews)

"The location was amazing, the bed was really comfy. Breakfast was ok, but other than that, everything was really great, would definitely stay again."…"

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2020

Les Suites Orient, Bund Shanghai
The Peninsula Shanghai
5 out of 5
32 Zhongshan Dong Yi Road, No 32 The Bund, Shanghai, Shanghai
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The price is $309 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
4.7/5Exceptional! (253 reviews)

"The Peninsula Shanghai is a wonderful opportunity to enjoy the most exciting aspects of the city in luxury. The hotel is elegant and well serviced with outstanding staff. Access to the Bund with fabulous dining and site seeing opportunities could not be better. Our room was spacious and luxurious ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 28, 2020

The Peninsula Shanghai
Park Hyatt Shanghai
5 out of 5
No 100 Century Avenue Pudong, Shanghai, Shanghai
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The price is $260 per night from Mar 3 to Mar 4
4.6/5Wonderful! (227 reviews)

"My definition of luxury, this hotel strikes the perfect balance of elegance and simplicity. Rooms are tastefully decorated with all the amenities your'd come to expect from a 5 star hotel including automatic black out curtains and one touch lighting control. The views from this hotel is one of the ..."…"

Reviewed on May 8, 2020

Park Hyatt Shanghai
The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong
5 out of 5
Shanghai IFC, 8 Century Ave, Lujiazui, Pudong, Shanghai, Shanghai
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The price is $278 per night from Mar 2 to Mar 3
4.6/5Wonderful! (320 reviews)

"The view from The Club Studio room was amazing and the Club Lounge access was worth it. However, the decor in the room seems rather old and dated, the tv in the bathroom didn't work. The bed was the best sleep I ever had so that was a relaxing experience. The only one thing we disliked was that we ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 7, 2020

The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong
Le Royal Meridien Shanghai
5 out of 5
789 Nanjing Road East, Shanghai, Shanghai
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The price is $112 per night from Mar 4 to Mar 5
4.2/5Excellent! (996 reviews)
Some problems need attention

"Going up and down th elevator from lobby to room was a problem. Only 2 of 4 elevators work. And there are so many people waiting to get in. Funny hotel did not think of operating the other 2 elevators Also people cram into elevators causing hazard of getting stuck and dangerous."…"

Reviewed on Jan 3, 2020

Le Royal Meridien Shanghai
Renaissance Shanghai Yu Garden Hotel
4.5 out of 5
159 South He Nan Road, Shanghai, Shanghai
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The price is $81 per night from Mar 3 to Mar 4
4.4/5Excellent! (997 reviews)

"Great location, excellent breakfast, good views, efficient check in decent sized room, swimming pool temperature was cold."…"

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2021

Renaissance Shanghai Yu Garden Hotel
The Sukhothai Shanghai
5 out of 5
380 Weihai Road, Jing'an District, Shanghai
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The price is $185 per night from Mar 3 to Mar 4
4.7/5Exceptional! (220 reviews)
Wonderful hotel at the heart of Shanghai

"Very nice stay! Spacious room, superior service. Great for couples!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2020

The Sukhothai Shanghai
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Visit Downtown Shanghai

Downtown Shanghai is a historic neighborhood known for its array of dining options and major shopping area. Experience the best of Downtown Shanghai with a visit to Yu Garden, The Bund, and Oriental Pearl Tower. If you're searching for places to stay in Shanghai, you're sure to find something to meet your needs with 263 Downtown Shanghai hotels and other accommodations to choose from.

Where to Stay in Downtown Shanghai

Our travelers enjoy these top Downtown Shanghai accommodations:

  • Fairmont Peace Hotel: 5-star hotel with 3 restaurants, an indoor pool, and a nightclub, 15-minute walk from Nanjing Road Shopping District. Our guests enjoy the hotel's breakfast and clean rooms.
  • Four Seasons Hotel Shanghai at Pudong: 5-star hotel with 2 restaurants, an indoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center, steps from Shanghai World Financial Center. Expedia travelers like this hotel's spacious rooms and breakfast.
  • The Yangtze Boutique Shanghai: 5-star hotel with 3 restaurants, a 24-hour fitness center, and bar, 7-minute walk from Nanjing Road Shopping District. Our guests rate this hotel highly for its walkable location and proximity to public transportation.

Must See in This Shanghai Neighborhood

If you have some time to wander around and enjoy the activities in Downtown Shanghai, you might stop by Jinling East Road Ferry Wharf, Dongchang Road Ferry Wharf, or Pearl of the Orient Cruise Ship Terminal. You could also plan a visit to Yu Garden or The Bund while you're in the neighborhood.

Don't miss favorite places to visit in the surrounding Downtown Shanghai area, such as Oriental Pearl Tower, Nanjing Road Shopping District, and Shanghai Tower. When you're sightseeing in Shanghai, People's Square and Jing'an Temple are also worth a stop.

Getting Around Downtown Shanghai and the Greater Shanghai Area

For a quick way to explore the city, catch a ride on metro transit at East Nanjing Road Station, Yuyuan Garden Station, or Lujiazui Station.

Frequently asked questions

What's it like in Downtown Shanghai?
Downtown Shanghai is a historic neighborhood known for its picturesque gardens and sightseeing. Experience the best of Downtown Shanghai with a visit to Yu Garden, The Bund, and Nanjing Road Shopping District.
Where is the best place to stay in Downtown Shanghai?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, Mandarin Oriental Pudong Shanghai is the highest ranked property in Downtown Shanghai. This 5-star hotel offers a full-service spa and 4 restaurants. It is located a short 9-minute walk from Oriental Pearl Tower. Other top choices in the neighborhood include Fairmont Peace Hotel and Bulgari Hotel Shanghai.
How many hotels will I be able to find in Downtown Shanghai?
If you’re searching for places to stay in Shanghai, Expedia has something to meet your needs with 244 Downtown Shanghai hotels and other accommodations to choose from.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Downtown Shanghai, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel reservations are fully refundable if cancelled before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of check in. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it may still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review the best deals available in Downtown Shanghai.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Downtown Shanghai?
To find more details about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Downtown Shanghai, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What are the top things to see and do in Downtown Shanghai?
If you’re looking for activities to do while you’re in Downtown Shanghai, check out Shanghai International Cruise Ship Terminal, Bund Sightseeing Tunnel, and Dongchang Road Ferry Wharf. Yu Garden and The Bund are some other stops to visit in the neighborhood. Don’t miss favorite places to visit in the surrounding area, such as Nanjing Road Shopping District, Oriental Pearl Tower, and People’s Square. When you’re sightseeing in Shanghai, Shanghai Tower and Shanghai World Financial Center are also worth a stop.
How can I get around Downtown Shanghai and the greater Shanghai area?
For a quick way to explore the city, catch a ride on metro transit at East Nanjing Road Station, Yuyuan Garden Station, or Lujiazui Station.

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