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Courtyard by Marriott Shanghai Central - Shanghai - Pool
Courtyard by Marriott Shanghai Central
8.5 Very good
Jing'anC$ 163+
C$ 163+
Free Wi-Fi
Hilton Garden Inn Shanghai Hongqiao NECC - Shanghai - Lounge
Hilton Garden Inn Shanghai Hongqiao NECC
8.5 Very good
QingpuC$ 101+
C$ 101+
Free Wi-Fi
Golden Tulip Shanghai Rainbow
8.1 Very good
ChangningC$ 105+
C$ 105+
Free Wi-Fi
Central Hotel Shanghai
8.6 Very good
HuangpuC$ 143+
C$ 143+
Free Wi-Fi
Shanghai Hongqiao Airport Hotel
8.3 Very good
ChangningC$ 121+
C$ 121+
Free Wi-Fi
Novotel Shanghai Clover
8.5 Very good
PudongC$ 136+
C$ 136+
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi

Shanghai hotels near First National Congress of the CCP

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Riverdale Residence Xintiandi Shanghai - Shanghai - Bedroom
Riverdale Residence Xintiandi Shanghai
8.3 Very good
HuangpuC$ 138+
C$ 138+
Free Wi-Fi
Magnificent International Hotel - Shanghai - Bedroom
Magnificent International Hotel
7.6 Good
HuangpuC$ 80+
C$ 80+
Free Wi-Fi

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Renaissance Shanghai Pudong Hotel - Shanghai - Living room
Renaissance Shanghai Pudong Hotel
8.2 Very good
PudongC$ 180+
C$ 180+
Fairmont Peace Hotel - Shanghai - Lobby
Fairmont Peace Hotel
9.1 Wonderful
PudongC$ 521+
C$ 521+
Free Wi-Fi
The Qube Pudong
7.8 Good
PudongC$ 123+
C$ 123+
Free Wi-Fi
Grand Hyatt Shanghai
7.9 Good
PudongC$ 311+
C$ 311+
Free Wi-Fi
Okura Garden Hotel Shanghai
8.7 Very good
HuangpuC$ 184+
C$ 184+
Free Wi-Fi
The Puli Hotel And Spa
9.1 Wonderful
Jing'anC$ 434+
C$ 434+
Free Wi-Fi
Shanghai Yuhang Hotel
7.3 Good
HongkouC$ 48+
C$ 48+
Free Wi-Fi

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Average price (weeknight)

C$ 206

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 217
Cheapest month to stay with an average 34% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 68% rise in price.
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Average Fri. & Sat. price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a hotel in Shanghai

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Top tips for finding Shanghai hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Shanghai, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Shanghai in February and October.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Shanghai if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Friday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 28 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Shanghai accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Shanghai found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 43, while the most expensive was C$ 716.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Shanghai for 5 days.
  • If you're planning your first visit to Shanghai, consider staying in the Huangpu district. In this waterfront area you’ll find boutique shops and high-end restaurants, as well as Shanghai's best museums and art galleries. The Hotel Indigo Shanghai on the Bund comes with an indoor pool and promises night views of Pudong. You might also try the Riverview Hotel on the Bund, which is close to the City God Temple.
  • The Pudong area is home to the Shanghai Stock Exchange and Lujiazui Finance and Trade Zone. The district is dominated by skyscrapers and well-known buildings like the Oriental Pearl Tower. If you're interested in exploring the financial district, consider staying at the Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai.
  • To stay near the historic city center of Shanghai, find a hotel in the Puxi area, which is west of Pudong and across the Huangpu River. The Hotel Equatorial Shanghai will put you close to the Old French Concession area, shopping and fine dining venues on Nanjing Road. The Paramount Gallery Hotel is across the street from Jing'an Temple, one of the most popular attractions in the district.
  • People's Square is surrounded by museums, shops and places to eat. If you like nightclubs and nightlife, this area of Shanghai truly never sleeps. Book a room at the Majesty Plaza Shanghai. It’s close to People's Square and just steps from the Pedestrian Street of East Nanjing Road. You might also consider The Yangtze Boutique Shanghai, another centrally located hotel.
  • Many hotels in Shanghai offer airport shuttle services, however, if you need to stay by the airport, consider the 4 star Ramada Plaza Shanghai Pudong Airport or the 4-star Vienna International Hotel Shanghai Pudong Airport Free Trade Zone. Both offer airport shuttle services.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Shanghai

  • Which hotels in Shanghai are near Disneyland?

    There are several hotels within five miles of Disneyland. If you want to stay close to Disneyland, consider Novotel Shanghai Clover, which is just a few minutes’ drive from the amusement park. You might also consider other luxury options like The Royal International Hotel Shanghai or The QUBE Hotel Shanghai.

  • Are there any hotels in Shanghai with good swimming pools?

    There are several hotels in Shanghai that have pools. Most have indoor pools, such as The Eton Hotel Shanghai, which has an indoor pool and Jacuzzi, or the Holiday Inn Shanghai Pudong, which features an indoor lap pool. There are also some hotels that offer outdoor pools, including the Shanghai Grand Trustel Purple Mountain Hotel, with a rooftop pool.

  • Are there any kid-friendly hotels in Shanghai?

    Most hotels in Shanghai welcome children. The Rayfont Downtown Hotel Shanghai welcomes all children and has tw and three-bedrooms suites, for large families with children. Shanghai Forson International Boutique Hotel and the SSAW Boutique Hotel Shanghai Bund also welcome children and offer family rooms.

  • What are some of the best 5-star hotels in Shanghai?

    The Radisson Blu Hotel Shanghai New World includes a day spa, an in-house mini-golf course, and an indoor pool. The hotel features a rooftop restaurant with panoramic views of the city. You might also try The Puli Hotel and Spa, which has an indoor pool and Jacuzzi. Rooms have floor-to-ceiling windows, so guests can fully enjoy the sweeping city landscape.

  • Where to stay in Shanghai?

    We've recorded a higher demand for hotels in Xuhui, Putuo, and close to Shanghai Public Library.

  • What are the best hotels near Shanghai Public Library?

    Shanghai Public Library being one of the most popular landmarks in Shanghai, many travellers enjoy staying close by. Merry Hotel Shanghai, Hotel Equatorial Shanghai and The Kunlun Jing An are recommended hotels on KAYAK within walking distance.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Shanghai?

    In the last 3 days, double rooms in Shanghai have been found on KAYAK for as cheap as C$ 8. On average, the price for a double room is C$ 145.

  • How much is a hotel in Shanghai for tonight?

    Hotel room prices will vary depending on facilities and location. The cheapest double room in Shanghai for tonight found in the last 3 hours was C$ 14. We also found 3-star hotels from C$ 23 and 4-star hotels from C$ 29.

  • How much is a hotel in Shanghai for this weekend?

    In the last 3 days, the best price displayed on KAYAK for a double hotel room in Shanghai for the upcoming weekend was C$ 15 per night. We also found good deals for 3-star hotel rooms from C$ 20 and 4-star hotel rooms from C$ 37.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Shanghai?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Shanghai districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Shanghai city centre

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there Shanghai hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in Shanghai that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include Courtyard by Marriott Shanghai Hongqiao, Hotel Indigo Shanghai On The Bund and The Qube Hotel Shanghai Hongqiao.

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Ladoll Service Apartments - Shanghai - Living room
Ladoll Service Apartments
8.6 Very good
Jing'anC$ 97+
C$ 97+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

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