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Fairmont Peace Hotel

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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Walked by and through this green topped Shanghai icon many many times touring the bund. Decided to take advantage of a great rate for Fairmont Gold floor. Well worth the price. The room was nicely remodeled with a comfotable bed and pillows. Checkin was at a private desk on the 9th floor next to the Executive lounge. Had breakfast one...

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Fairmont_Peace-Mgr, Manager at Fairmont Peace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear gottagothere525, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your detailed feedback on your recent stay with us. I am delighted to read that you had a memorable experience at bot our Fairmont Gold, Executive floor as well as our Chinese restaurant Dragon Phoenix. I will ensure I share your compliments with the team, particularly those highlighted...

Moorestown, New Jersey
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Can't recommend this hotel enough for its beauty, history, location and personnel who work there. The service is excellent and the Chinese restaurant was one of the best meals we have had. The rooms are new and clean. Excellent location-excellent stay.

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Fairmont_Peace-Mgr, Manager at Fairmont Peace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear simplyaccessories, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your wonderful feedback on your recent stay with us. I am thrilled to read that not only our history, location and interior design as well as our team helped to create those memorable moments for you. I have shared your compliments with our staff, in particular with the...

Carcassonne, France
Reviewed 10 February 2017

This hotel has everything. The location by the river on The Bund is ideal. Central to shopping district, river cruises and nightlife. The hotel is a period piece dating from the 20s and has loads of character, beautiful reception rooms and lots of marble. The rooms are extremely well presented and have very modern and luxurious facilities. The staff are...

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Fairmont_Peace-Mgr, Manager at Fairmont Peace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Alan P, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your excellent feedback on your recent stay with us. I am delighted to read that our location, interior design as well as team helped to created those memorable moments for you as well as the visit to the Jazz Bar with our world famous "Old Jazz Band"....

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Booked the gold level king bed room. Service was impeccable from pick up from Hongqiao to having my own dedicated check in. Room was great and I appreciated the classic design although the windows might do with some cleaning on the outside to better appreciate the view on the street. Definitely take time to visit the Old Jazz Bar, it...

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Fairmont_Peace-Mgr, Manager at Fairmont Peace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear JackN88, Thank you so much for taking the time to share with us all about your recent stay with us. I am thrilled to read that you got to visit and experience our Jazz Bar with our famous Old Jazz Band. We are so proud of them, they are truly unique. We sincerely hope we will have the pleasure...

Winnipeg
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We have been blessed to have the opportunity to travel extensively--we are also fortunate in that we can decide what sort of place we stay in. We have deliberately gone "off-road" in places like India and Peru, to have a connected experience to the land we are visiting. We have also opted to go upscale, when the moment seemed to...

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Fairmont_Peace-Mgr, Manager at Fairmont Peace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear InThePeg, On behalf of our entire team, thank you so much for taking the time to share such excellent feedback about your recent stay with us. I am so delighted to read that not only our location, interior design, but most importantly our team left such a wonderful memorable impact on your experience in Shanghai. I will ensure I...

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Being fairmont president club member, had spent many fairmont nights, this time was equally peaceful and satisfied in every way. The location is unbeatable, the history this grand dame carries were profond, and the service impeacable! Thank you for giving us the warm welcome after travel tens of thousand miles away from home, and feel we were home again!

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Fairmont_Peace-Mgr, Manager at Fairmont Peace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Tuzi2003, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your excellent feedback with us. I am thrilled to read that our iconic property, its location as well as our team helped to leave those last memories with you from your recent stay in Shanghai. I sincerely hope we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back to...

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This hotel is amazing! Clean, large rooms, great location, wonderful food. Located across the street from the Bund and on a main shopping street, the locations is perfect. Loved the older gentleman's band that played in the club in the evening. Everything was wonderful.

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Fairmont_Peace-Mgr, Manager at Fairmont Peace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear plb6259, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your excellent feedback on your recent stay with us. I am thrilled to read that our location and interior helped to create such a memorable experience for you, particularly in the Jazz Bar with our famous "Old Jazz Band". I will ensure I share your compliments with our...

Centreville
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The Fairmont Peace Hotel is located on the Bund(street) in Shanghai. The skyline view from the Bund is just stunning. I think the Fairmont Peace hotel is beautiful and in the best location. You can just walk out of the hotel and you are near a great deal of sights. I loved Shanghai. It was one of the favorite cities...

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Fairmont_Peace-Mgr, Manager at Fairmont Peace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear travelqueen51, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your excellent feedback on your recent stay with us. I am thrilled to read that our location and interior helped to create such a memorable experience for you. We do hope we will have another opportunity to welcome you back to the Fairmont Peace Hotel once again. Kindest...

Sudbury, Massachusetts
Reviewed 18 January 2017

My husband, myself and our twin almost 16 year old daughters stayed at the Fairmont Peace Hotel over Christmas vacation week 2016. We booked two adjoining Gold Floor Rooms and were very happy with our experience. Hotel was beautiful and in a perfect location. Staying on the Gold Floor with the included breakfast buffet, afternoon Tea and Happy Hour not...

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Fairmont_Peace-Mgr, Manager at Fairmont Peace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear KZXOXY, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback on your stay with us over the Festive Season. I am delighted to read that you had such an enjoyable and memorable stay with us and that Diane and her team were instrumental in ensuring such. I will ensure I share your compliments with Diane and...

Edmonton
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I stayed here at the start of my trip to China and at the end. I loved it. Right on the bund. The restaurant upstairs has amazing soup dumplings. Also the breakfast was so good that was served in the morning. I would and have told people I know to stay here because it's fantastic.

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Fairmont_Peace-Mgr, Manager at Fairmont Peace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Neiko, Thank you so much for your excellent feedback on your recent stay with us. I am delighted to read that you had such delicious and memorable meals at the hotel. We do hope we will have the pleasure of welcoming you back to the Fairmont Peace Hotel soon again. Best wishes for the year ahead. Kindest regards,

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The Bund
While there are certainly many other “bunds” in the world, “the Bund” refers to Shanghai’s famous waterfront. The area’s Gothic, Art Deco and Beaux Arts monoliths were built when it was part of the Shanghai International Settlement run by the British and Americans. The atmosphere of colonial-era luxury has endured over time and is now found in the five-star hotels, luxury brand boutiques and expensive restaurants that can be found within the historic buildings. A cultural center has built up away from the water and some of Shanghai’s best art galleries and museums are housed close to the Bund. Nighttime views of Pudong and the rest of the city also make for a great backdrop at the many rooftop clubs.
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Shanghai's legendary landmark since 1929, the Fairmont Peace Hotel, overlooking Shanghai's Huangpu River and the world famous Bund, boasts a history that overshadows that of any other hotel in the Far East. With its origins dating back more than a century, this beloved landmark served as a glamorous playground for the elite of Shanghai, where every night was an extravagant gala event and veritable Parisian fashion show. After our three year meticulous restoration, the romantic history and social significance which made the Fairmont Peace Hotel a Shanghai legend has returned with its timeless grandeur - and a new and contemporary spirit. Each guestroom and suite has been luxuriously decorated with opulent furnishings and modern amenities - providing the guest with an experience that is both indulgent and exquisite. ... more   less 

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Address: 20 Nanjing Road East, Shanghai 200002, China
Region: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > The Bund
Price Range: RM1,218 - RM2,011 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Fairmont Peace Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 270
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Peace Hotel Shanghai
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#4 Business Hotel in Shanghai
#5 Romantic Hotel in Shanghai
#6 Luxury Hotel in Shanghai
#6 Family Hotel in Shanghai
#6 Spa Hotel in Shanghai
#175 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai
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“Book a room with a view”
 of 5 bubbles mic_leow, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try to get a room with a view of The Bund Area”
 of 5 bubbles Anjooa, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Difficult, our room was superb, but one of the suites would be phenomenal! Japanese/Indian/Chinese.”
 of 5 bubbles KatherineNorfolk, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Take the hotel tour to visit their museum and special rooms within the hotel. The views are stunning.”
 of 5 bubbles swilkinson2017, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Some rooms have no view, facing the inner courtyard you mostly see a wall”
 of 5 bubbles Vasa-Eriksson, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
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