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Reviewed 1 week ago

A decent hotel with good sized rooms. The location is reasonably central though in a strange neighbourhood. Nothing bad about it, only a bit difficult to find and no real shops or restaurants nearby, if you don't go really local. The breakfast was ok, but mainly targeted to locals with minimal selection of the usual suspects like egg and meat....

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Paris, France
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel was a great find and the rooms are very affordable compared to the high quality. There is nothing weird about this place, just spotless, clean and comfortable rooms with a bath tub and great views! And no cigarette smells. There are interesting real-Shanghai style streets to explore and metro station is a 10min walk with good access to...

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3Thank NorPhil
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Like other people on this thread we stayed at this hotel as part of a Mercury tour. We were pleasantly surprised by our first taste of Chinese hotels and found it to be very comfortable with tea and coffee making facilities in the room (not sure if that is because we were part of a British tour or normal) breakfast...

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1Thank RayandSteve
Portchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Nights 1,2 and 4 of an 8 night tour spent here. Bedrooms are comfy with an interesting detail of a windows between the bathroom and bedroom, thank goodness for the blind! Revolving restaurant at top with great views and it would be nice to have had the chance of a meal up there. Apologies to staff for being a little...

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Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed in this hotel for 3nights and it was just perfect, through check in and check out everything was smooth though we have some difficulties finding my bookings but it was okey through the help of Mr. Stephen who help us made through, Great staff that know the true value of customer service, We stayed at 22F Our room...

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Beijing, China
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Stayed there for just two nights but it felt quite nice. Friendly and helpful stuff during check-in / check-out. The rooms are ok, just a bit old decoration. But they are kept clean and also bathroom was good. I had the breakfast in this hotel and the selection was great, ranging from the standard scrambled eggs, toast and so on...

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Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful hotel closed to the downtown near a shopping and a lots more to do by walking! The rooms are large and all seems to be suite with a leaving room and work station as well as bar and the bathroom are large and very clean. A groups of 8 of us stayed here and it was...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Located at a quiet spot which is probably why I didn't recognise the complaints in hotel reviews that I read upfront about girls in the lobby or in front of the hotel offering a massage. I did not see any of such thing so that's a plus. Turn just around the corner and you will find yourself in a typical...

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016

An efficient reception with welcoming and helpful staff - rooms are spacious and comfortable . Wide choice of delicious foods for breakfast . A pleasure to stay there and will certainly choose this hotel if returning to Shanghai

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Despite arriving at 2.30am (from Australia) reception and baggage we ready for us. Hotel looks good outside and foyer and this continues into the bedroom suite, had everything expected of 5 Star. Pleasant change, windows open and they even have smoking floors! Also licenced convenience store across the road. A huge choice at breakfast with staff very attentive. We stayed...

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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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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Parking
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  • 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: $97 - $2,217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ocean Hotel Shanghai 4*
Number of rooms: 357
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#36 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai
#48 Spa Hotel in Shanghai
#94 Luxury Hotel in Shanghai
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“Make sure you do or don't ask for smoking room (this is China!!)”
 of 5 bubbles MargotP445, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“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.”
 of 5 bubbles Mervyn1942, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“higher floors seem to be quieter”
 of 5 bubbles Tony332, 10 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Request high floor none smoking room.”
 of 5 bubbles OttleyFamily, 21 May 2016 | Read review
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