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Hotel Equatorial Shanghai

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Reviewed 22 September 2017

This hotel is located in a great location. Allowed us to mingle with the locals. Very friendly. Hunter Hu (dining room manager) was very helpful. He acquired a paper the had our desired excursion locations in Mandarin and English to show cabbies. Made travels quick...More

Thank James J
Response from Justin W, Front Office Manager at Hotel Equatorial ShanghaiResponded 27 September 2017

Dear Guest: Thank you for taking time to review Hotel Equatorial Shanghai and your comments is very important for us. Hotel Equatorial Shanghai is strategically located at Jing'An in the heart of downtown Shanghai. It’s known for our warm hospitality and excellent customer service, the...More

Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

nice hotel with good rooms. nothing really special, but solid indeed. the wide choiceo of european and asian foods for breakfast. pleasant park lwith thai restaurant nearby and good price and cheap shuttle bus to Pudong airport helped....More

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Response from Justin W, Front Office Manager at Hotel Equatorial ShanghaiResponded 27 September 2017

Dear Guest: Thank you for taking time to review Hotel Equatorial Shanghai and your comments is very important for us. Hotel Equatorial Shanghai is strategically located at Jing'An in the heart of downtown Shanghai. It’s known for our warm hospitality and excellent customer service, the...More

Reviewed 21 September 2017

I enjoyed staying here, it was a work trip, but the location was good, close to Jing'an station, close to the french concession and nice traditional and western foods/cafes, lovely little park over the main road overpass. The hotel was nice, big room, nice gym,...More

Thank daleobs
Response from Justin W, Front Office Manager at Hotel Equatorial ShanghaiResponded 27 September 2017

Dear Guest: Thank you for taking time to review Hotel Equatorial Shanghai and your comments is very important for us. Hotel Equatorial Shanghai is strategically located at Jing'An in the heart of downtown Shanghai. It’s known for our warm hospitality and excellent customer service, the...More

Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Stayed at hotel equatorial for 5 nights. Got an upgrade to newly refurbished room at 10th floor. Noting the hotel situated about 10 minutes diagonally across Jin An Temple (Line 2 subway) by walking via the overhead bridge. Cons are: (1) concierge staffs were generally...More

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Response from Justin W, Front Office Manager at Hotel Equatorial ShanghaiResponded 18 September 2017

Dear valued guest: Thank you for choosing Hotel Equatorial Shanghai and your earnest comments regarding your stay. We are deeply appreciated by the defects and suggestions you pointed out for us. These matters have since been brought to the attention of the hotel management. A...More

Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

The hotel is in an old, dated building but that's just the exterior. My colleague was on level 7, which is renovated to a very high, modern standard. We were on level 18 which looked like it was last renovated 10+ years ago. The staff...More

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Response from Justin W, Front Office Manager at Hotel Equatorial ShanghaiResponded 18 September 2017

Dear valued guest: Thank you for choosing the Hotel Equatorial Shanghai and thank you so much for such splendid comments. Your praise and recognition on our works will certainly stimulate every single employee of the hotel to continuously contribute their efforts to maximize the guest’s...More

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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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US$85 - US$170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#23 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai
#54 Luxury Hotel in Shanghai
#110 Business Hotel in Shanghai
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$85 - US$170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#23 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai
#54 Luxury Hotel in Shanghai
#110 Business Hotel in Shanghai
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Nearby
Jing'an
The heart of this neighborhood is the Jing'an Temple,
while the main artery of excitement and entertainment
is West Nanjing Road. Close to the Former French
Concession, the area has a similar draw for foreign
residents but displays a more commercial character.
Large, flashy malls, luxe residential high-rises and
trendy nightlife areas can be found along West Nanjing
Road, but areas off the busy street have the same
...More
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29 September 2017|
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Response from Clarence K | Reviewed this property |
I think they do not have their own shuttle bus. The cheapest and yet still convenient way to get there is to take the Maglev train from the airport to Longyang station (there is only one destination station on the Maglev... More
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Annette S
12 September 2017|
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Response from Susan M | Reviewed this property |
No but they will help you arrange for car service
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19 August 2017|
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Response from aimee_nak | Reviewed this property |
From 6am to 10 I believe
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"Doors don't do a good job of blocking out hallway noises, so you may want to position yourself away from..."
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"It is worth to pay the additional RMB108 per night for a renovated room"
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