$41 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Nov 18, 2014 Check-out: Nov 21, 2014

Rayfont Downtown Hotel Shanghai

4 stars
No.7 Zhao Jia Bang Road, Xu Hui Shanghai, Shanghai, 200032
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.6
out of 5
15 reviews
Great value for money

Very comfortable hotel. The rooms are spacious and clean. It is near a major shopping mall with... See full review

  • outlier0901
  • Aug 5, 2013
Good deal

Nice clean and comfortable room. Easy access to everywhere. Broad band Internet access is free for... See full review

  • hsyou
  • Sep 5, 2014
Budget hotel near Taicang Road arts district of Shanghai

This 486-room budget hotel opened in September 2007. This 37-story property has a wide range of room options, from small twin rooms to family suites with two or three bedrooms. Some rooms have balconies with city views, a nice extra at this price point. The hotel is a bit south of the main tourist track but just a 10-minute walk to the nearest subway station and to the Taicang Road arts district, which is considered the SoHo of Shanghai.

Highlights

  • Budget property opened in 2007
  • Wide range of room options
  • 10-minute walk to Taicang Road arts district, the SoHo of Shanghai 

Rooms

The 486 rooms span a main building and side building and feature contemporary décor and design. In-room amenities include a safe, flat-screen television with satellite channels, rainforest shower, and high-speed Internet access (fees apply). Twin rooms are on the small side at 193 square feet. Standard double rooms in the side building (269 square feet) have a furnished balcony with city views. Some suites have kitchens. Travelers with children will appreciate the two- and three-bedroom family suites (1,291 to 1,721 square feet). 

Features

Shanglong restaurant offers a mix of Shanghainese and Cantonese fare. The fitness center is in a neighboring building and features cardio equipment, an aerobics room, indoor swimming pool, and sauna. Guests can relax with a massage or play a game in the chess and card room.

Transportation

  • Shanghai Railway Station (3.8 mi/6.1 km)
  • Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (9.4 mi/15.1 km)
  • Pudong International Airport (25.5 mi/41.1 km)
  • Nearest subway station: Dapuqiao station (0.1 mi/0.3 km)

Nearby attractions

  • Taicang Road arts district (0.3 mi/0.5 km)
  • People's Square (2.1 mi/3.5 km)
  • Yu Garden (3.1 mi/5 km)
  • Bund (3.2 mi/5.1 km)

Business

  • Seven meeting rooms
  • Business center

Hotel Map

31.2046 121.4667
Area served
Shanghai.
Nearby airports
Shanghai International Airport.
Area description
The Rayfont Shanghai Xuhui Hotel is located in the downtown commercial center of Shanghai. It takes only about 10 minutes to the busiest shopping areas Xujiahui, Huaihai Road (New Palace) and 15 minutes to Railway station, 20 minutes to Hongqiao International Airport, 40 minutes to Pudong International Airport, 20 Minutes to Pu dong New International Expo Centre. Besides, the Rayfont Shanghai Xuhui Hotel is only about 3kms far from the address of the coming 2010 Shanghai Expo. Furthermore, it takes only about 10 minutes to walk to the Subway Line 4 and is close to Subway Line 9 which is under construction. It is very convenient for you to reach several business areas.

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Rayfont Downtown Hotel Shanghai Rooms

Deluxe Double Room
Room offers a queen size bed with air conditioning and Heating ,Telephone with IDD & DDD, Satellite and Cable TV Channels, Personal Electric Safe.
Deluxe Twin Room
Room offers two twin size beds with air conditioning and Heating ,Telephone with IDD & DDD, Satellite and Cable TV Channels, Personal Electric Safe.

Amenities

  • Free parking
  • Pool
General
Concierge
Activities
Pool
Fitness Center
Dining
Restaurant
Room service
Services
Conference facilities
Parking
Free parking

Nearby points of interest

  • Taikang Lu: 0.3 mi
  • Former Residence of Zhou En Lai: 0.7 mi
  • Black Apple Gallery: 1.2 mi
  • Shanghai Expo: 1.5 mi
  • City God Temple: 1.6 mi
  • Jing'an Temple: 1.7 mi
  • Nanjing Road: 1.7 mi
  • Jinjiang Amusement Park: 1.7 mi
  • Jing An District: 1.8 mi
  • Shanghai Wen Miao: 1.8 mi
  • Shanghai Grand Theatre: 1.8 mi
  • Shanghai Museum: 1.8 mi
  • People`s Square: 1.8 mi
  • Longhua Temple: 1.8 mi
  • French Concession: 1.9 mi
  • Taikang Lu: 0.3 mi
  • Former Residence of Zhou En Lai: 0.7 mi
  • Black Apple Gallery: 1.2 mi
  • Shanghai Expo: 1.5 mi
  • City God Temple: 1.6 mi
  • Jing'an Temple: 1.7 mi
  • Nanjing Road: 1.7 mi
  • Jinjiang Amusement Park: 1.7 mi
  • Jing An District: 1.8 mi
  • Shanghai Wen Miao: 1.8 mi
  • Shanghai Grand Theatre: 1.8 mi
  • Shanghai Museum: 1.8 mi
  • People`s Square: 1.8 mi
  • Longhua Temple: 1.8 mi
  • French Concession: 1.9 mi
  • Shanghai Art Museum: 1.9 mi
  • Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall: 1.9 mi
  • C. Y. Tung Maritime Museum: 1.9 mi
  • St Ignatius Cathedral of Shanghai: 2 mi
  • Yuyuan Garden: 2.1 mi
  • Shanghai Natural History Museum: 2.3 mi
  • The Bund: 2.4 mi
  • Bund Museum: 2.4 mi
  • General Post Office Building: 3 mi
  • Shanghai Zoo: 3 mi
  • Jin Mao Tower: 3 mi
  • Oriental Pearl Tower: 3.1 mi
  • Eastlink Gallery: 3.1 mi
  • Shanghai Ocean Aquarium: 3.3 mi
  • Aquaria 21 Dive Club: 4.1 mi
  • Lu Xun Park: 4.4 mi
  • Shanghai Science and Technology Museum: 4.5 mi
  • Liu Hai Su Art Center: 4.6 mi
  • Shanghai Oriental Arts Center: 4.6 mi
  • Xiang Yang Market: 4.8 mi
  • Fanguzi Art Gallery: 5.6 mi
  • Shanghai New International Expo Center: 5.6 mi
  • Hongqiao: 7.2 mi
  • Minghang: 8.1 mi
  • Gubei: 11.2 mi
  • She Shan Basilica: 17.9 mi

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1300
Check-out:
1100

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (15)

Ratings and reviews for Rayfont Downtown Hotel Shanghai

Overall score

4 / 5
5.01.0
4 out of 15
Amenities:
3.5
Room cleanliness:
4.3
Hotel staff:
3.5
Room comfort:
4.3
Location:
4
Value:
4
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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
hsyou
Business
Detroit, Michigan
Sep 5, 2014

Good deal

Nice clean and comfortable room. Easy access to everywhere. Broad band Internet access is free for the deluxe rooms, but not the standard ones. It would be nice if the hotel could provide WI FI. The only place in the building has WI FI access is at the coffee shop on the first floor across from the check-in counter.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Time-saving tip: Short walk from hotel

Subway line #9 is within walking distance. The easiest and most inexpensive way to Hong Qiao Airport is to take city bus #806 for RMB 2 dollars. It took about 45 min from 打浦桥 to 虹桥机场T1 in the early morning. Then take the free shuttle bus from T1 to T2 (or vise versa) if necessary. The shuttle bus stop is by the door #6 on the departure floor at T1 and door #1 on the arrival floor at T2.

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Shufen
Business
China
Sep 13, 2013

Dissappointing check-in

Arrived at the hotel at 2:30 but was told that the room was not available. Waited till about 3:30 before I could check in! Was told that due to the late check-out till 2pm, the room was not ready. This is not an explanation nor an excuse befitting a four-star hotel.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
2
Room comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
LoveJC
Business
San Jose, CA
Jul 18, 2013

Fantastic for Business trip

Good location. Close to shopping area and local food stalls. Good lighting in the room. Beds are comfortable. The staff were helpful and willing, providing good tips and information for tourists.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
41Scoobie
Business
Shreveport
Jul 14, 2011

Short visit to Shanghai

Very clean and professional

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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