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Redditch, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 December 2014

We stayed here as part of a China tour. Our room, and bathroom was nice. Both the room and bathroom were off a good size and very clean. The buffet breakfast was excellent. The public areas are modern and decorated to a good standard. The location was also good as it was only a 10-15 minute walk to the bund.

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St Helens, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 December 2014

We stayed here as part of a China tour. Our room, and bathroom was really nice and comfortable. We had free wifi in the bedroom. The buffet breakfast was really good. A very stylish hotel. Overall a very pleasant stay.

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1Thank James B
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2014

We stayed in this hotel as part of a tour of China, so the position was OK for us as we went sightseeing by bus. The car park is small, and we did have problems sometimes with backing out the bus. There was no coffee with the kettle in the room, only tea, but we bought some Nescafe sachets and...

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3Thank Kath00000007
Peterborough, Canada
Reviewed 16 November 2014

I will start by saying....the Ocean Hotel is impressive in it's public spaces. Very modern and nicely decorated. The guest rooms were fine with nice bathrooms and English TV stations available. The buffet was lavish and nicely presented, however, a number of folks in our tour group became unwell shortly after our first meal in the hotel. Not saying for...

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1Thank Nancy C
Altadena, California, United States
Reviewed 13 November 2014

The hotel is beautifully modern on the outside, although far from any decent restaurants or sights. But the thermostat in our room didn't work. We complained repeatedly. In three days, five different people came to look at it, but none of them fixed it. Finally, someone opened a small window. (We'd have done that earlier, except they were locked.) Three...

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Thank J Morgan K
Calgary
Reviewed 11 November 2014

We stayed here in October 2014 while on a tour. The room we had was fantastic. Wonderful view of the city. Close enough to the Bund for a short cab ride if you wanted to shop. Lots of eating place along the road (we don't read or speak Chinese so we didn't eat in them). There is a little market...

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1Thank grandma50210
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 11 October 2014

Where do I start !!! The hotel was actually nice but certainly not 5 star as it is rated, Terribly situated and not within walking distance of any attaractions, 15 minute walk to metro which was excellent for getting anywhere we needed to go, Beautiful pool but water was freezing and only 2 seats which had been used by other...

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Thank Ron D
Tokyo
Reviewed 8 October 2014

Reasonable price and essential facility and service.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 30 September 2014

We stayed at the hotel for three nights and enjoyed every moment.The hotel is very modern, the room was spacious and comfortable, the bath was large and with nice cosmetics. The breakfast was fantastic, wide verity fresh fruits and vegetables ,specially made omelets and freshly baked croissant and also a Chinese breakfast which was very nice. The two cons were...

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2Thank danbd
Sheringham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2014

We enjoyed our stay here. It was our first Chinese hotel and the room was clean, comfortable beds and a good sized bathroom with plenty of hot water. Towels were changed daily even though not requested which was a nice touch. Breakfast was good, hot and plenty to choose from.

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Hongkou
History oozes out of every fiber of the city, but Hongkou is a particularly notable neighborhood. Shanghai was a safe haven for about 20,000 Jews during the Second World War, and traces of this heritage can still be found in buildings and park monuments. Historic foreign relations aside, this neighborhood throws you into traditional Shanghainese life without taking you too far away from the city center. Some of the city’s best-preserved, ancient longtangs (laneway communities) and shikumen (Shanghainese lanehouses) are still in use as actual residences here. If you like to be surrounded by local faces, Hongkou is a great area to spend your time in. The football stadium, Duolun Lu and the North Bund area await should you need some entertainment.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Ocean Hotel Shanghai

Address: No.1171 Dongdaming Road, Hongkou District, Shanghai 200082, China
Region: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > Hongkou , The North Bund
Price Range: RM341 - RM567 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ocean Hotel Shanghai 4*
Number of rooms: 357
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Shanghai Ocean Hotel
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#28 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai
#50 Spa Hotel in Shanghai
#94 Luxury Hotel in Shanghai
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“high floor”
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“Higher the better on the Bund side.”
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“Make sure you do or don't ask for smoking room (this is China!!)”
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“great value, off the beaten path”
 of 5 bubbles JoeG7, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had 2 different rooms as we went to another part of China in each case the rooms were first class.”
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