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The Waterhouse At South Bund

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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Stayed one night (room 32) which was one of the suites - great size room and amazing views. The joinery in room appeared worn out / paint peeling etc - we couldn’t quite work out if this was the look or lack of maintenance! The...More

Thank wstokes1965
Reviewed 1 April 2018

The Waterhouse is a fairly new player in Shanghai. It is not one of the big hotels. Located at the south end of the Bund it is a bit out... you need to walk a bit to the next subway station or you need to...More

Thank juergen_4691
Reviewed 27 March 2018

The environment of the hotel is really seedy. The rooms was tiny and the balcony as mentioned in the room description was just too tiny to stand on it and with on top of that an awful view and big lorries driving just underneath on...More

1  Thank Florencesingap
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Great modern architecture, not too difficult to find. I arrived 2AM due to flight delays. There was no 1 at the reception, finally shouted for service and a sleeping security woke up and said that someone will come in Chinese. I finally got checked in...More

Thank wenneth h
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

The pictures on the website look really nice and the hotel & lobby area is pretty awesome with the industrial vibe they got going on. Overall I was pretty excited but when I stepped in my room the disappointment hit. It didn’t look anything like...More

1  Thank Todd F
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US$184 - US$263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#52 Romantic Hotel in Shanghai
#180 Luxury Hotel in Shanghai
#522 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$184 - US$263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#52 Romantic Hotel in Shanghai
#180 Luxury Hotel in Shanghai
#522 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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South Bund
This waterfront area below the most famous section of
the Huangpu River has undergone multiple phases of
development that started when the Waterhouse Hotel
opened its doors. Though it’s been slower to catch on
than people expected, every year something new and
exciting opens up and gives people a reason to keep
calling the South Bund the "Next Big Thing." There are
a couple of landmark hotels and restaurants of
...More
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Bruce W
28 November 2017|
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Sadly no. But the Waterhouse is cool and def worth it, even if just outside of the CBD
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"Make sure you get a north facing room in the upper floor - with that you'll get a nice few towards Pudong."
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"Room 31 has direct views of the Pudong!"
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"research carefully on the hotel website, no real views available"
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"when checking in speak to the front desk , they were very good in upgrading me"
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