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URBN Boutique Shanghai

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$177*
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Milan, Italy
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I've always loved this hotel and also lived here for few months years ago. The property has been partially refurbished last year, but has still the best looks in town and most of the concept is based on reclaimed parts of old lane houses. I do suggest anyone to git it a try, cheers

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CACHETHotels_GM, General Manager at URBN Boutique Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear Gorif2017: Thank you so much for your wonderful feedback. We are so happy that we've become your Home Away from Home in Shanghai for so long, and we thank you for your longstanding support of our hotel! We look forward to welcoming you back again! Best, Claire

Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

location and hospitality was good but hotel has small garden and restaurant and very small lobby and i stayed there for 8 nights and at 2 of them there were special events and there was no place for hotel quests to sit so i had to spend time out of the hotel they must solve this problem

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Dear 252halimc: I very much appreciate your feedback. I'm very pleased to see that you enjoyed our location and guest service. I am sorry that we had book out events during your stay. We are always able to offer room service, though I understand you preferred to sit in the restaurant. Thank you very much for your understanding, and I...

Reviewed 1 week ago

I really in love with this hotel. All stuff very nice. And facvibilities was great decoration, space arrange inside bedroom was incredible. I'm surely recommend for my friend and other to stay here! :)

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Dear Apichaw2017: I am thrilled to see that you enjoyed your stay with us! Thank you very much for your wonderful feedback! I am particularly happy to see that our staff were nice and welcoming to you. It is a privilege to work with such dedicated and kind people - people who love to help others and make them feel...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staying here feels like being in an uber chic sanctuary away from the hustle and bustle of the city. The garden terrace on street level with all its greenery is calming and welcoming and the beautiful rooms are designed to invite a sense of calm and relaxation. I found the room quiet and private and luxuriously spacious. Only minor gripe...

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Cachet_Boutique_GM, General Manager at URBN Boutique Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear YMLSydney: Thank you very much for your kind feedback! I am so happy to see that you enjoyed your stay with us, though I apologize for the issues you found with your light switch and television channels. We have rectified these issues in the room in which you stayed. The URBN design is meant to offer guests exactly what...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

URBN Hotel have very interior and exterior nice design. I can get good experience from the hotel. Especially, restaurant and garden terrace are so nice. I will stay here again, when I will visit Shanghai.

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Cachet_Boutique_GM, General Manager at URBN Boutique Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear 986daisuken: Thank you very much for your wonderful feedback! I am so happy to see that you enjoyed our design, and that you were able to enjoy yourself in our restaurant and outdoor garden terrace. While a large terrace would be a wonderful spot anywhere in the world, it is particularly unique in this city. I hope you will...

Austin, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have spent over 50 nights in this hotel in the last two years. The front desk staff and the food service staff were outstanding. Now, they are only fair. To be fair to them, they are new and must learn their jobs, but the hotel now appears unsteady. It may be that I miss the familiarity of my old...

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Cachet_Boutique_GM, General Manager at URBN Boutique Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear Richard F: Thank you for your review. We very much appreciate your feedback, and thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. As discussed over email, we will be sure to offer you the type of stay you were accustomed to having in the past and, with feedback from our guests such as yourself, we...

Washington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I had stayed in this hotel a few years back and liked it very much . I like the way it looks when you approach the hotel. Ivy on the building is very attractive and succulents on tables in the restaurant go well with the atmosphere. Knowing it is a green hotel is also nice. I came back to stay...

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Cachet_Boutique_GM, General Manager at URBN Boutique Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear Grandma299: Thank you very much for sharing your feedback with us and for returning to stay with us. We love having you! At the URBN, we try to offer our guests a calming sanctuary where they can sit back in our garden and get away from the excitement and hustle and bustle of the city. I am so glad...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Great job, great location, good service, wonderful staff, can be a bit busy at times but overall fantastic. The bar makes wonderful Manhattan cocktails. Overall, an excellent service experience, would definitely recommend this hotel and stay here again.

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Dear Kevinedwardw: I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us, and I thank you for taking the time to write about your experience! Our bartending staff do indeed make incredible cocktails! We are, in fact, working on improving our cocktail and drink offerings in the coming month, so that we can offer even more unique drinks to...

Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice stay in URBN Hotel. Great choice if you like to scape the big chain hotels in China. I loved.. actually, I am going back tomorrow! The rooms are very large and nice. The ones with views to the garden are specially beautiful and quiet. There is a quiet garden with a cafe- restaurant. Very good for chill-out and...

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Cachet_Boutique_GM, General Manager at URBN Boutique Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear Ruth: We are so pleased to see that you enjoyed your experience with us so much that you returned to stay with us again! I am especially happy to see that you found our staff to be nice and helpful, and that the rooms and garden were comfortable and relaxing. We thank you for your support of our team...

Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

My wife is a sucker for anything green / carbon neutral so we had to stay at URBN. I too was looking forward to something boutique after staying at some big chains, but was sadly disappointed. This hotel is built using scrap from torn down properties in the old town and the wooden touches around the place are very nice....

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Dear Jjswig: Thank you very much for sharing your valuable feedback with us. I am so sorry to find that you were displeased with your experience. I have shared your review with our team and we have already begun to work out a plan to rectify many of the issues you have brought to our attention. We are installing a...

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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 quiet cafes and independent boutiques that many people think of as distinctive of the Former French Concession. Jing'an is less encased in amber, though, and it's possible to immerse yourself more fully in the energy of China's most bustling metropolis here.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
URBN Boutique Shanghai, the award-winning design-meets-sustainable boutique hotel, is ideally located in Shanghai's bustling downtown.  A former warehouse, the redesigned hotel is located on a quiet tree-lined street in Jing'an District with an abundance of independent bars and cafes in the surrounding streets and is only minutes away from the commercial shopping district and subway lines 2 and 7. URBN Boutique Shanghai offers sleek rooms and suites over 4 floors with a blend of contemporary, minimalist aesthetics and modern day comforts such as the COCO-MAT Renewal Bed, free wifi, a DVD home theater unit, high-definition television, an in-room safe, a selection of New York fashion designer Jay Godfrey's paraben-free bathroom amenities, a well-stocked mini bar and one-of-a-kind artwork. The hotel also features a 24-hour gym and an on-property restaurant which serves a selection of cuisine with a wide selection of craft beers, artisanal cocktails, and wine in a casual atmosphere both inside and under the tented courtyard. ... more   less 

Additional Information about URBN Boutique Shanghai

Address: No.183 Jiaozhou Road, Jing'an District, Shanghai 200040, China
Region: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > Jing'an
Price Range: $219 - $346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — URBN Boutique Shanghai 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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#28 Business Hotel in Shanghai
#42 Romantic Hotel in Shanghai
#52 Luxury Hotel in Shanghai
#141 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai
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