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Located on the Bund, in a 160-year-old Victorian- and Baroque-style building, this hotel is situated in historical Colonial Shanghai.

Free wi-fi

In addition to 3 meeting rooms and wireless Internet access, Astor House Hotel offers a restaurant and coffee bar decorated in traditional Baroque style.


With décor complementing the building's Victorian-style architecture, the 130 guestrooms offer views of the city, Bund, or Celebrity Hall. Wireless and wired Internet access is complimentary.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Astor House Hotel, with its Victorian- and Baroque-style architecture dating back 160 years, was formerly known as the Richard Hotel, one of the first Western hotels in China. Though renovations have updated the amenities, the hotel maintains is original architecture. Astor House Hotel offers a restaurant, bar, and coffee shop. Business amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access and meeting rooms for small groups. This three-star property provides an airport shuttle and free parking for guests.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Health club 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • One meeting room 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Total number of rooms - 130 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 1846 
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Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Climate control 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Minibar 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Slippers 
  • Turndown service 
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Where to Eat

Richard's Old Bar - Outfitted with wood floors and pictures of Old Shanghai. Offers a selection of whiskeys and liquors. Internet access (surcharge) also available.

Richard's Restaurant - Decorated in Baroque style. Serves traditional Asian, Shanghainese cuisine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Breakfast is served in the Peacock Hall. Open early morning till early evening.

Richard's Coffee Bar - Lobby café serving cocktails, coffee, and food. Open early morning till early evening.

Shanghai Morning - Well-known Shanghai restaurant; Shanghai and Western food.

Peakcock Hall - A functional banquet hall with a capacity of 100 people.

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To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is noon

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for CNY 150 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: CNY 88 for adults and CNY 44-88 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: CNY 600
  • Rollaway bed fee: CNY 150 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
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