Welcome to 2camels' hand-picked selection of affordable luxury hotels in Shanghai. 2camels has teamed up with some of the very best in the luxury accommodation business to bring you a selection of luxury hotels, villas and resorts from Shanghai.
Rather than bombard you with hundreds of options for a destination, we've chosen to display only a small number of properties (sometimes only one) for any given locale. This is a selection of quality over quantity.
So make your selection below and prepare to be whisked away to a little slice of accommodation paradise. Bon voyage!
32 The Bund Zhongshan Dong Yi Road,
Shanghai, 200002 China
The Peninsula is a luxury 5-star hotel in Shanghai. Located on the Bund, it stands on the banks of the Huangpu River, steps from the Garden Bridge of Shanghai and not far from Nanjing Road. Guests can travel in style and enjoy a Rolls Royce or limousine transfer from Hongqiao or Pudong international airports. The Nanjing Road East underground station is just a short walk away from the hotel.Signature treatments are offered in the neo-classical interiors of the hotel spa, inviting guests to enjoy an Oriental Thermal Infusion or indulgent Foot Reflexology treatment before stepping into a tropical rain shower or sauna. At Shanghai’s Peninsula hotel, meetings, weddings and events are held in elegant style, overseen by an expert team of dedicated staff. Classic interiors at The Peninsula Shanghai feature rich patterns and regal shades. Alongside vast beds and sleek marble bathrooms, 46-inch plasma televisions, iPod docks and free WiFi add touches of technology. Skyline views are offered from some, inviting guests to gaze outside. As night falls, retire to sample the innovative French cuisine at the hotel’s rooftop restaurant or the Chinese creations served at Yi Long Court.
1 ChangDe Road,
Shanghai, 200040 China
The PuLi Hotel & Spa is a pure luxury hotel in Shanghai, located between NanJing West Road and YanAn Road, and enjoys views of the green Jing’An Park. This exquisite 5-star hotel combines modernity, decadence and tranquillity, 35km from Shanghai Pudong International Airport. At the award-winning Anantara luxury hotel spa, guests can relax in style before a dip in the pool or a glass of wine or champagne from the extensive list on offer at the Long Bar. After exploring Shanghai from the hotel’s ideal central location, residents at the PuLi Hotel can retire to this luxurious urban resort, where the signature hotel restaurant, Jing’An, combines enchanting views of the park with international culinary masterpieces enhanced with an Asian influence, by award-winning chef, Dane Clouston. At The PuLi Hotel & Spa, the spacious, elegant bedrooms are decorated in calming hues and sumptuous contemporary furnishings, and are equipped with modern amenities and captivating city views.
99 Madang Road Xintiandi,
Shanghai, 200021 China
The Langham Xintiandi is a 4-star hotel in Shanghai. It sits in the centre of the entertainment district next to the shops and boutiques of Huai Hai Road. Shanghai airport is 32km away. Within walking distance are the Shanghai Museum and People’s Square.This modern hotel exudes luxury. Guests can unwind with a work-out in the hotel gym or plunge into the hotel swimming pool. The hotel spa is a sublime spot in which to indulge in a massage, body wrap or facial. Afternoon tea is served in the Cachet Lounge. Dine on Spanish tapas in the hotel restaurant Cachet Al Freso or be enticed by regional dishes in Ming Court or grilled seafood in XTD elevated on Level 5. Rooms in the Langham Xintiandi Hotel exude luxury and provide state-of-the-art amenities. Touches of tradition are complemented with contemporary elements, with smooth wooden features, rich warm shades and comfortable furnishings. Vast windows invite an influx of natural light. After a day sightseeing, soak in the large bathtubs before lying back on comfortable furnishings for a peaceful nights sleep.
20 East NanJing Road,
Fairmont Peace is a 5-star hotel in Shanghai, overlooking Huangpu River. This luxury hotel is an elegant example of Art Deco architecture, moments from the famous Bund on the riverbank and the exclusive shops on Nanjing Road. Hongqiao Airport is 25 minutes away and Pudong International Airport is 40 minutes away. Private parking and limousine transfers are available.Following a day of business or sightseeing, guests can return to the award-winning hotel spa to indulge in relaxing treatments and dive into the sky-lit hotel swimming pool. Residents can enjoy classic afternoon tea in the Art Deco surroundings of the Jasmine Lounge, before visiting the 20s-style Jazz Room when night falls. Guestrooms at Fairmont Peace Hotel elegantly combine Art Deco furnishings with modern amenities, including BOSE entertainment systems and luxurious marble bathrooms with Miller Harris products. Guests can climb to the eighth floor terrace to enjoy European cuisine and admire panoramic views of Shanghai in the Cathay Room, or sample Cantonese cuisine at Dragon Phoenix.
82 Xin Le Road,
Shanghai, 200031 China
Mansion Hotel is a 5-star hotel in Shanghai. Located in the centre of the old French Concession Quarter, the hotel fuses Classic French and Asian architecture, symbolising a period when Shanghai was considered “the Paris of the Orient”. The beautiful Yuyuan Gardens are a 15-minute drive from the hotel. Pudong International Airport is 45 minutes away and the hotel can arrange airport transfers.The luxury hotel boasts a spectacular rooftop restaurant and lounge, serving Western Bistro-Style cuisine, with a patio where guests can sip cocktails and enjoy breathtaking views of the city’s skyline. Guests can also sample traditional-style gourmet Chinese cuisine, including Shanghai’s finest seafood. Mansion Hotel is sumptuously and stylishly decorated. Guestrooms combine the elegance of old Shanghai and the comfort of modern amenities. Rooms have free WiFi and 3-in-1 printer, fax and scanners. The marble bathrooms feature jacuzzi baths and Japanese-style combination toilet/bidets, with Hermès products.
1 East Jinling Road,
Shanghai, 200002 China
Les Suites Orient Bund Shanghai is a 5-star hotel in Shanghai city centre. Its prestigious location in the Bund area and Shanghai city centre, overlooks the Huangpu River and Pudong District. It is 30km to Shanghai airport. The hotel is a short walk from the Yu Garden and the People’s Square.This luxury hotel encourages guests to truly unwind within an Art Deco design. Guests can relax in the inviting Le Lounge and enjoy light snacks and drinks. International and Chinese specialties are prepared for in-room service by expert chefs. Guests are greeted by jazz music and a wide selection of appetizers, cocktails, wines and cigars in the sophisticated hotel Cigar Bar. Rooms in Les Suites Orient Bund Shanghai Hotel offer guests the perfect space in which to relax and rejuvenate after exploring the bustling city. Fully-equipped with chic European interiors, they are intimate and comfortable. Soft warm hues and lavish furnishings are enhanced by inspiring views of the Bund and the City of Shanghai.
931 West Nanjing Road,
Shanghai, 200041 China
Jia Shanghai is a luxury hotel on the vibrant Nanjing Road. Only 15 minutes from Shanghai Railway Station, 50 minutes’ drive to Pudong International Airport and steps from Nanjing Xi Lu metro station, guests are perfectly situated to explore the city. Major shops, local antique stores and fashionable boutiques are all on the hotel’s doorstep, whilst landmarks such as People’s Square and Shanghai Museum are a short taxi ride away.A beautiful 1920s facade hides this boutique hotel, where eclectic interiors combine the work of renowned international designers. Complimentary afternoon cakes and evening wine can be enjoyed alongside the bespoke furniture and art works decorating the intimate lobby. Guests can dine on award-winning cuisine in the rustic Italian Issimo, in the laid-back Lobby Lounge, or in the comfort of the rooms thanks to the unique Home Delivery service.Guestrooms at this 4-star hotel are contemporary and playful, created with the style-conscious traveller in mind. Featuring kitchen ‘pods’ for guests who wish to dine in privacy, they also include mood lighting, designer furniture, luxury linens and shimmering tiled bathrooms.
740 Hankou Road,
Shanghai, 200001 China
The Yangtze Boutique is a 4-star hotel in Shanghai, located in People's Square at the centre of the city. This luxury hotel is steps from famous Nanjing Road and People's Park. The nearest metro station is moments away and Pudong International Airport is 45 minutes away.The Yangtze Boutique Shanghai is a vision of the Art Deco glamour that characterised 1930s Shanghai. Guests can soak in peaceful infinity baths or choose from the extensive treatment menu at the stunning hotel spa. An invigorating workout in the hotel’s gym can be followed by a relaxing session in the sauna. The Yangtze Boutique Shanghai Service Stylists provide a dedicated butler service to ensure a faultless and restful getaway. The Yangtze Boutique Hotel Shanghai offers a variety of distinguished dining options: Cantonese, Italian and Japanese cuisine are served in refined surroundings, and guests can enjoy a traditional afternoon tea. Chic and contemporary rooms feature touches of Oriental grandeur alongside modern amenities such as LCD satellite TVs and iHome iPod docks.
1 Yuyuan Road,
Shanghai, 200040 China
Swissôtel Grand Shanghai is a luxury hotel in China's vibrant city. Moments away from Shanghai Museum and People's Square, the hotel is situated in the heart of the business district. Pudong International Airport is 50 minutes away by car.Home to a hotel spa, the award-winning hotel offers guests the chance to indulge in luxurious treatments, private jacuzzis and saunas. Guests can plunge into the hotel swimming pool beneath an illuminating skylight, before exploring all the city has to offer. To conclude the day, guests are invited to sample the local flavours of Shanghai at the Cantonese Chinese restaurant. Guestrooms at the 5-star hotel are modern and elegant, featuring square wood panels and warm earthy tones. Free WiFi is included throughout. Business facilities and meeting rooms are provided, helping to cater for working guests.