Fodor's Expert Review The Peninsula Shanghai

32 Zhongshan Dong Yi Lu, Shanghai, Shanghai Shi, 200000, China Fodor's Choice

No detail is too small at the luxurious Peninsula, where the rooms are plush and have a classic design that recalls early 20th–century Shanghai, and the dining options and other amenities are world-class. For stunning views of the Oriental Pearl Tower, pop next door for afternoon tea on the terrace of the former British Consulate, which The Peninsula now manages.

PROS

  • houses two Michelin-starred restaurants
  • stunning facilities, including an art deco–inspired pool and excellent spa
  • exceptional afternoon tea

CONS

  • service and decor can feel stuffy
  • no lounge offering free drinks or snacks
  • high price point

QUICK FACTS

Hotel
Sophisticated
Central
Grande Dame
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HOTEL INFO

Phones: 021-2327–2888

HOTEL DETAILS

235 rooms

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