Get an overview of this hotelHistoric hotel by the Bund

Near Bund, subway

This historic hotel is located at the junction of Fuzhou and Jiangxi Roads and is within 200 meters/yards of the Bund, 1 km from People's Square and the Shanxi subway station.

1930s architecture

The JJ Metropole Hotel, housed in a semi-round tower, was built in 1930 by a Jewish Confederation chairman and exudes old-world charm with gilded spiral stairs; original, intricately carved pillars; and a revolving lobby door.

Complimentary Internet

Guestrooms come in a variety of styles including some with Victorian décor and others with teak furnishings, but all have TVs with cable and pay movies, and high-speed Internet access (surcharge).

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Built in 1930, this 14-story hotel exudes old-world charm with its decor and architecture, which includes a Baroque-style tower and original carved pillars. Airport transportation is available for a surcharge. Though not operated by the hotel, an on-site beauty salon offers massages, hair styling, and make-up services.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 14 
  • One meeting room 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 140 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 1930 

Room Amenities

  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • In-room massage available 
  • LCD TV 
  • Pay movies 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Shanghai Garden - Provincial Chinese food served for lunch and dinner. Buffet breakfast also served. A few original lamps from the 1930s have been restored and used throughout. Several ornately carved pillars are also from original architecture. Five differently styled private rooms available for small groups. Opens from early morning to night.

Lobby Bar - Small bar on the far left side of the hotel's lobby. Serves coffee, tea, cocktails, juices, and a variety of alcoholic beverages. Open till late evening.

Nearby Things to Do

At the People's Square, about 1 km (0.6 miles) away, is a playground, and the Huang Pu public swimming pool is within about 0.5 km (0.3 miles).

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 11 AM


Check-out time is Noon

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for CNY 165 per night.

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.

  • No onsite parking is available.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: CNY 58 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): CNY 60 per day (rates may vary)
  • Rollaway bed fee: CNY 165 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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