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Jin Jiang Rainbow Hotel
Jin Jiang Rainbow Hotel

2000 West Yan An Road, Shanghai 200051

3.5 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (590 reviews)

Situated near the airport, this hotel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Parkson Shopping Center and within 3 mi (5 km) of Jing An …

Le Royal Meridien Shanghai
Le Royal Meridien Shanghai

789 Nanjing Road East, Shanghai 200001

5.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (774 reviews)

This central Shanghai hotel is on the Nanjing Road Pedestrian Street, within 1.5 kilometers of the Bund.

Sofitel Shanghai Hyland
Sofitel Shanghai Hyland

505 Nanjing Road East, Shanghai 200001

4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (799 reviews)

This family-friendly Shanghai hotel is located in the historical district, within a 15-minute walk of Nanjing Road Shopping …

The Bund Hotel
The Bund Hotel

No 525 Guangdong Road Huangpu, Shanghai 200001

3.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (769 reviews)

Located in the city center, this business-friendly Shanghai hotel is a five minute walk from the Bund and Nanjing Road or …

Holiday Inn Express Shanghai Zhabei
Holiday Inn Express Shanghai Zhabei

No 1738 Zhongxing Road, Shanghai 200070

3.5 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (576 reviews)

Located in the heart of Shanghai, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of M50 Arts Community, The Bund, and Jade Buddha Temple …

Les Suites Orient, Bund Shanghai
Les Suites Orient, Bund Shanghai

1 East Jinling Road, Shanghai 200002

4.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (1,010 reviews)

Les Suites Orient, Bund Shanghai places guests a 2-block walk from the Bund. Tracing the course of the Huangpu River, this …

Radisson Blu Hotel Shanghai New World
Radisson Blu Hotel Shanghai New World

88 Nanjing Road, Shanghai 200085

4.5 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (774 reviews)

Located on Nanjing Road just blocks from its pedestrian shopping area, this 40-floor hotel overlooks central People's Square …

The Seventh Heaven Hotel
The Seventh Heaven Hotel

627 East Nanjing Road, Shanghai 200001

3.0 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (519 reviews)

Located in Downtown Shanghai, this historic hotel is steps from Yong'an Department Store and Nanjing Road Shopping District …

The Puli Hotel And Spa
The Puli Hotel And Spa

1 ChangDe Road, Shanghai 200040

5.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (598 reviews)

With restaurants and terraces overlooking Jing'An Park, Puli Hotel & Spa feels like a resort hotel while being in downtown …

The Bund Riverside Hotel
The Bund Riverside Hotel

398 East Beijing Road (Beijing Dong Lu), Shanghai 200001

4.0 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (1,634 reviews)

Located in Downtown Shanghai, this hotel is steps from Customs House and The Bund. Pudong Riverside Promenade and Park and …

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Pocket Guide: Shanghai

Visiting Shanghai

Couples looking to get away will find a romantic atmosphere in Shanghai, though all visitors are sure to appreciate the shopping, restaurants, and museums. Welcoming and walkable, this city will also delight visitors with its bars, sightseeing, and cafés. Top attractions include The Bund and Jingan Temple, Shanghai, China.
  • There are 853 Shanghai hotels
  • April is the most expensive month to travel here, while February tends to be the cheapest
  • Closest major airport is in Shanghai (PVG-Pudong Intl.), 6 mi (9.7 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing around Shanghai

  • Sightseeing is just one of the top activities, while Ziwei Park and Shanghai Museum of Animation are sights to visit
  • Known for its museums, while Shanghai Museum, Museum of Traditional Chinese Medicine, and Shanghai Science and Technology Museum are some local cultural sights
  • Popular family attractions include Shanghai WIld Animal Park, Shanghai Disneyland©, and Shanghai Ocean Aquarium
  • Notable for its temples and landmarks to visit including The Bund, Jingan Temple, Shanghai, China, and Jin Mao Tower
  • Garden of Contentment, Pudong Riverside Promenade and Park, and Century Park are just some of the places to enjoy the area's natural beauty
  • Shopping is one of the top reasons to visit, so consider an excursion to Xintiandi, Nanjing Road Shopping District, and Fabric Market
  • Everyone—not just sports fans—will find lots of reasons to cheer at a game or event at Yuanshen Stadium, Mercedes Benz Arena, or Shanghai Oriental Sports Center

Getting around Shanghai

With so many convenient choices for transportation, seeing Shanghai is simple. Take advantage of metro transit at Pudong International Airport Station, Chuansha Station, or Lingkong Road Station. To explore the surrounding area, jump aboard a train at Shanghai South Railway Station or Shanghai Railway Station.

Staying in Shanghai

In Shanghai, you'll find 853 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from, making it easy to plan your perfect holiday retreat at an affordable price:
  • 709 hotels, ranging from GBP 11/night to GBP 338/night
  • 24 aparthotels, ranging from GBP 21/night to GBP 247/night
  • 29 apartments, ranging from GBP 31/night to GBP 217/night
  • 5 guesthouses
For family trips or any other travel plans, you might consider these top-rated, larger hotels:
  • The Puli Hotel And Spa, averaging GBP 255.75/night
  • Fairmont Peace Hotel, averaging GBP 267.43/night
Looking for a romantic getaway, a cosy spot, or a boutique stay? You might like these highly rated smaller hotels or specialty properties:
  • Hotel Pravo All Suite@North Bund, averaging GBP 111.15/night
  • The Yangtze Boutique Shanghai, averaging GBP 145.83/night
The Puli Hotel And Spa, a 5-star favourite with Expedia travellers, has a 4.9 out of 5 user rating. Also highly rated by guests are Fairmont Peace Hotel and Hotel Pravo All Suite@North Bund.

Dressing for Shanghai

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 15°C and the nighttime average to be 2°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 29°C during the day and 9°C at night
  • July through September averages 32°C during the day and 19°C at night
  • In October–December, the average temperature is 24°C during the day and 3°C at night
  • Average annual rainfall for Shanghai is 1151 millimetres