Fairmont Peace Hotel
Opened in 2010, The Fairmont Peace Hotel breathes new life into the Peace Hotel, a vestige of Shanghai’s pre-WWII glory days. This magnificently decorated building that miraculously survived the Cultural Revolution has sumptuously restored guestrooms and suites, including the famed Nine Nations Suites: the Indian, English, Chinese and American have been preserved from the original hotel, while the French, Italian, Spanish, Japanese and German suites have been redesigned in keeping with their original concepts. There are a few lounges to enjoy a cocktail or cigar: Cin Cin, Jasmine Lounge, which also serves afternoon tea, and the Jazz Bar for live music. There are three restaurants, including a casual French bistro, Victor’s, The Cathay Room for modern European cuisine and Dragon Phoenix for Cantonese. The fitness center has the latest in gym technology and also offers group classes. Willow Stream Spa offers massage and spa and beauty treatments based on ancient Chinese healing. The Fairmont is about one hour’s drive from Pudong International Airport.
Why We Love This Hotel
Location: This property is within walking distance of the Bund and high-end shopping and dining.
History: The Fairmont Peace Hotel is an original art deco building restored to its original opulence, evoking the decadence of old Shanghai.
Service: Excellent world-class service and attention to detail.
- Hotel Group
- Shanghai, China
- Hotel Type
- Location Type
- 24hr Room Service
- Business Center
- Coffee Shop
- Disabled Facilities
- Family Room
- Fitness Center
- Indoor Pool
- Meeting/conference Facilities
- Safety Deposit Boxes
- Shuttle Service
- Smoking Area
- Steam Room
- Wi-Fi In Public Areas
Contemporary style blends with classic art deco influences to create modern, spacious accommodations in line with Fairmont's commitment to comfort and up-to-the-minute luxury. All rooms and suites feature high quality linens and bedding, robes, rain shower, and high-speed WiFi.
Featuring king or twin queen bedding, these 484 square-foot rooms offer city street views and elegant art deco furnishings. Located on the 2nd to 6th floor, they feature plasma TV and Blu-Ray/DVD player, iPod dock, iron and ironing board, safe, minibar and Illy coffee machine. Large marble bathrooms feature deep soaking tub with additional TV screen and boutique bathroom amenities from Le Labo.
Fairmont Gold One-Bedroom Suite
Offering 958 square foot of space, these suites give guests access to the Fairmont Gold Executive Floor and personal butler service.. They feature separate living room and bedroom, king bedding and views of the city. Suites include flat screen TV, iPod dock, iron and ironing board, safe and minibar. Large marble bathrooms include a four-piece marble tub and boutique bathroom amenities.
Fairmont Gold Room
Located on the 7th floor, these luxurious rooms offer guests access to the Fairmont Gold Executive Floor and personal butler service. Rooms feature king or twin queen bedding, interior views, writing desk, comfortable sofa seating with coffee table and large marble bathroom. Rooms include flat screen TV, iPod dock, iron and ironing board, safe and minibar. Large marble bathrooms feature a four-piece marble tub and boutique bathroom amenities.
Located on the 2nd to 6th floors and measuring 527 square feet, these rooms feature classic art deco appointments with plush king or twin queen bedding, sofa seating, desk and views over the property's courtyard. Rooms feature plasma TV and Blu-Ray/DVD player, iPod dock, iron and ironing board, safe, minibar and Illy coffee machine. Large marble bathrooms feature deep soaking tub with additional TV screen and boutique bathroom amenities from Le Labo.
Fully-equipped for business and leisure, the Fairmont Peace Hotel offer luxurious amenities for all types of travelers. The Fairmont Gold Lounge provides additional care for Fairmont Gold guests, while an onsite spa offers indulgent wellness and beauty therapies for all.
A business center is open daily from 7am to 9pm offering range of executive services such as printing, fax and copy, equipment rental, and postal services. PCs, internet, and conference facilities are available.
Fairmont Gold Lounge
Fairmont Gold Guests have access to the lounge, with complimentary continental breakfast, afternoon tea, hors d'oeuvres, evening bar service, iPad and laptop rental, shoeshine and round-the-clock butler service.
A modern gym offers exercise equipment, treadmills, free weights and stationary bikes, plus a studio for yoga and stretching. Personal trainers are on hand and towels and mats provided.
The grand, elaborated decorated walls of the Peace Hotel house a gallery with antique memorabilia and collector's items. Crystal, porcelain and silverware, plus vintage photographs of the hotel and its famous visitors are all on display from 10am to 7pm daily. Guests can also utilize the gallery's reading room or take a history tour to learn more about this beautiful hotel's past.
An indoor temperature-controlled pool provides a tranquil place for a relaxing or invigorating swim. The pool enjoys natural sunlight from a skylight and poolside loungers are available. Towels are provided.
Willow Stream Spa
Drawing upon ancient traditional Chinese therapies, the spa promotes balance of yin and yang via modernized treatments and pampering spa products. Signature experiences are offered as are massage, facials and reflexology. There are also experience showers, steam rooms and saunas, plus full waxing services.
Cin Cin Wine and Cigar Lounge
Located on the mezzanine level, this sleek art deco bar offers a wide selection of Old and New World wines, plus imported cigars. Open Tuesday to Saturday from 6pm to 2am, with regular live entertainment.
This traditional Chinese restaurant offers top-notch Shanghainese and Cantonese cuisine in an opulently decorated environment. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the specials here include Shanghai hot pot and sizzling pork belly.
This beautifully restored dining room offers an indulgent afternoon tea, plus beverages and light snacks from 11am to midnight. A wide range of teas are on offer, as are evening cocktails with a Tea Dance taking place every Saturday afternoon showcasing classic ballroom dances from the Golden Age.
The Cathay Room
Open for lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch, the Cathay Room is Shanghai's preferred destination for European fare. Modern home-style dishes are offered a la carte or in a lunch set, with diners enjoying views of the Bund from the terrace.
The Jazz Bar
Inspired by the speakeasy scene of the 1920s and 30s, this bar features live jazz daily with local legends, the Old Jazz Band. The bar serves a list of prohibition-era-themed cocktails, plus European and local bar snacks. Open daily from 5.30pm to 2am.
This art deco café offers French delicacies, from bistro meals to pastries. Open from 7am to 10pm, guests can pick up a croissant for breakfast or indulge in an Australian wagyu steak.
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