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Ludwigshafen, Germany
Reviewed 26 November 2014

I had 2 rooms. The first one was very good. The second one seemed to have had a water damage and was smelly but had a beautiful view to the garden. The location is very convenient within walking distance from Zhaojiabang subway station. The breakfast buffet was not good, only Chinese, but did for me. Some tables where still full...

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Reviewed 15 June 2014

This boutique hotel is in an ideal location, Art Deco styling and rooms quite spacious including bathroom. We were booked for 13 days, the service so poor we moved out after 4 days. Very poor service mainly in the dining area, first morning, we had to ask for basic items, spoon, milk, sugar, tea, we actually provided our own tea...

1Thank toresfan
Pune, India
Reviewed 29 March 2014

A fantastic hotel in almost every way. In the heart of Shanghai yet quiet and restful. If you want a spacious and clean room with a great bathroom, a beautiful bar/lounge. If you want a location that will give you peace and quiet in tree lined avenues yet close enough to everything you'd probably want from Shanghai then stay at...

1Thank 33countriesdown
Acapulco, Mexico
Reviewed 18 May 2013

As simple as this: the Hotel made possible to have the best vacation we've had in years, making every effort to provide good service and the rooms have a special style. Highly recommended! This was truly a good experience.

3Thank BeAFierro
Reviewed 12 April 2013 via mobile

Very interesting hotel. Takes you back to Shangahi in the early 1900s. This building probably used to be a mansion at the time and they converted it into a boutique hotel. The service is good but if you are looking for the big and new hotel experience, this is probably not for you.

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Loango National Park, Gabon
Reviewed 30 March 2013

I am always concerned when I see glowing or gushing Tripadvisor reviews written by first timers all around the same date, it does not help to project a positive image of the hotel and Tripadvisors are a savvy lot and usually see through this type of nonsense. The Shanghai Imperial Palace Club should stand on its own merits it is...

2Thank Major99
Borås, Västra Götaland, Sweden
Reviewed 16 March 2013

Reading the other reviews before I booked this hotel, I almost feel there is something strange going on! I can not understand all the positive comments, as this was not the place I arrived at. A dark alley with a half closed gate even made the taxi driver a bit confused, I was met by a dark entrance with no...

3Thank Anette J
Reviewed 17 February 2013

This is really great hotel in truly great location. The rooms are terrific and the overall atmosphere is great. Breakfast is delicious and the bar a delight (the onely place i've found in asia actively promoting whisky mac ;). The staff are very friendly and helpful and the owner hands on in the best sense of the phrase. Walk out...

1Thank N P
Stanstead Abbotts, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 December 2012

Met here for a business dinner, just like being in Paris, they didn't even have a Chinese menu, just a top class Parissienne set menu, French wines, real coffee etc. I had a guided tour and the rooms are lovely. The location is perfect for exploring the French concession and Zhaojiabang Road subway (lines 7 & 9). You may have...

2Thank Nicholas C
Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 11 October 2012

Very conveniently located near many stores and restaurants, lots to choose from. Room are great. Nice lobby. Easy to get taxies also a nice shopping center across. Highly recommended if you are looking for good value and close to the action of the big city

2Thank Haroldwolf

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Former French Concession
While there are technical borders to the area formerly governed by the French in Shanghai, the "French Concession" of today is an amorphous neighborhood that is a favorite of the city's foreign residents. While it is mostly within the Xuhui district, residents will sometimes include parts of Jing'an and Luwan in their mental maps of the Former French Concession. The area seems frozen in time, characterized by quiet, tree-lined avenues, French-style villas, interesting boutiques, lively bars and quaint cafes that are not typical of China. All of these mix and mingle with local life as Chinese markets and lanehouse communities are peppered throughout. Denizens of the Former French Concession can spectate a mahjong game on the street or get their bike checked at a tiny bike repair store on the way to their refurbished apartment tucked away among Chinese family homes.
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Additional Information about Shanghai Imperial Palace Club

Address: No.568 Jianguo West Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai 200031, China
Region: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > Former French Concession , Hengshan Road
Hotel Class:4 star — Shanghai Imperial Palace Club 4*
Number of rooms: 17
Hotel Style:
#107 Spa Hotel in Shanghai
#255 Luxury Hotel in Shanghai
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“I believe all the rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles 33countriesdown, 28 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Make sure the renovation of the hotel is done before you book any room!”
 of 5 bubbles AnetteJ692, 15 Mar 2013 | Read review
“Sorry did not use the pool, not even sure if it had a pool since it was raining the days we where there. All room seem to be good rooms, the higher the better view”
 of 5 bubbles Haroldwolf, 10 Oct 2012 | Read review
“the 3rd floor”
 of 5 bubbles Xia0N, 2 Aug 2012 | Read review
“get a corner room”
 of 5 bubbles edwardd355, 2 Aug 2012 | Read review
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