Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund
The Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund is a true Shanghai landmark, located on the city’s most famous street and offering amazing views of both old and new Shanghai. Its 260 state-of-the-art rooms and suites come with all the latest facilities, including luxury bedding, free internet, cable TV, CD/DVD player and coffee machine. Savor delicious, fresh cuisine from one of six diverse Shanghai restaurants and bars: sip on vintage champagne in the historic Long Bar and relax in plush leather chairs with single malt whiskies and fine Cuban cigars; nibble on modern New York inspired fare at Pelham’s; or indulge in a variety of gourmet Chinese dishes at Wei Jing Ge. The hotel’s fully equipped fitness center offers a fantastic selection of the finest cardiovascular and exercise equipment. Bathe in the hotel’s heated indoor pool or treat yourself to a range of restorative, soothing spa treatments. Relax in the hotel’s sophisticated Library Lounge and unwind in tranquil serenity, or take advantage of complimentary Wi-Fi, available all day, and catch up with work.
Why We Love This Hotel
Location: This stunning hotel is a nod to historical Shanghai, with its location in The Bund, Shanghai’s picturesque waterfront area - a particular tourist favorite.
History: The Bund features a number of historical buildings, many of which housed banks and trading houses from all over the world. The area still retains much of its historical charm.
Service: The Waldorf Astoria is known across the globe for its legendary service.
- Shanghai, China
- Hotel Type
- Location Type
- 24hr Room Service
- Banquet Facilities
- Business Center
- Disabled Facilities
- Fitness Center
- Indoor Pool
- Meeting/conference Facilities
- Wi-Fi In Public Areas
The Waldorf Astoria Shanghai hosts a wide variety of suites, containing a total of 260 rooms. The rooms and suites range from the elegant noble suite to the beautiful king luxury river suite. All rooms feature a classic Victorian theme, while maintaining modern elements. Air-conditioning, flat screen TVs with cable, WiFi, black-out curtains, safes, and minibars all come standard.
Double Queen Deluxe River Room
This room provides guests with an awe-inspiring view of the Bund River by day and an even more enthralling view of the beautiful neon Shanghai skyline by night. Covering up to 164-square-feet, guests may enjoy the luxury of space in this opulent room. Special amenities include heated floors, a walk-in closet, and a well-appointed bathroom featuring a TV in mirror and double vanity area.
Double Queen Deluxe Room
The Double Queen Deluxe Room provides its guests with up to 164-square-feet of space, as well as library lounge access, high-speed internet, and a marble bathroom. Other amenities include tea and coffee-making facilities, a walk-in closet, heated floors, black-out curtains, a working desk, and more.
King Deluxe City View
The King Deluxe City View has an impressive floor space of up to 164-square-feet. The view from this room emphasises the impressive Shanghai skyline, while also incorporating views of the old Shanghai. The decor is something to admire, with marble bathrooms and a crystal chandelier hovering over the deluxe king-size bed. Room amenities include a 32-inch TV, CD/DVD player, hairdryer and high-speed internet connection.
The hotel features a beautifully-appointed indoor pool, heated for guests optimal comfort.
Recreation and Fitness
Guests who wish to fit in their workout routine will make good use of the hotel's fully-equipped fitness center, open from 6am to 11pm daily. A refreshing and relaxing sauna and steam rooms are available for guests use as well.
The hotel has its very own top stylist on site, ready to make guests look and feel their best. The Chinese celebrity stylist Tony Li and his team are experts at creating individually-unique and chic looks for all occasions.
Guests may enjoy the benefits of traditional Chinese medicine, incorporated into the most modern spa techniques at this spa that promises to deliver visible results. Products used in the spa's therapies are imported from around the world. The spa features a VIP suite and eight well-appointed treatment rooms.
The Grand Brasserie, with its lovely views of the hotel's meticulously-manicured interior courtyard, serves up classic European and authentic Chinese dishes. Breakfast is a particular guest favorite here. Groups and business colleagues may enjoy private dining in one of the restaurant's four private dining rooms for up to 10 guests.
This bar, restored to reflect the opulence and splendour of its early 20th century past, was voted Editor's Pick for hotel bars in the city. The bar takes its name from its long 110-foot bar top, once the longest in the Far East, made of fine raw mahogany. Guests may enjoy imported cigars and innovative bar food to the beats of the bar's resident DJ.
This is the place to go for light fare or afternoon tea, located in the contemporary Waldorf Astoria Tower. Executives often enjoy casual business meetings in this relaxed, yet well-appointed space, with its classical design and plush furnishings.
This neo-classical club, once a gentleman's club, has kept much of its heritage charm, while adding elements of modern sophistication. Serving up contemporary French cuisine, as well as prime cuts of meat, including Wagyu. Vintage champagnes and an extensive list of fine wines is also available.
Salon de Ville
Providing guests with stunning views of Shanghai's River Bund, this European Tea Room provides a wide selection of premium champagnes, cheeses and cakes. Tea connoisseurs will also enjoy the selection of fine imported teas and coffees in this Victorian-inspired restaurant.
Wei Jing Ge
This restaurant is the place to go to enjoy authentic Chinese cuisine with a contemporary flair. Featuring a unique attic-style decor and Chinese antiques, the atmosphere is charmingly traditional. An extensive wine list is available, in addition to a selection of Chinese liqueurs and spirits. Private dining is also available.
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