• The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong

    Exterior

    Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong pays homage to Shanghai’s former Art Deco glory by putting a modern bent on it — as spots on the cutting-edge Pudong side of...

  • Four Seasons Hotel Pudong, Shanghai

    Four Seasons Hotel Pudong, Shanghai Lobby Front Desk

    Four Seasons Hotel Pudong, Shanghai marks Four Seasons’ second outpost in Shanghai; the first sits on the western si...

  • The Peninsula Shanghai

    The Peninsula Shanghai

    The Peninsula Shanghai is one of the city’s most historic hotels, with roots dating back to 1850. The gorgeous Art Deco lobby outfitted in celadon green walls and black marble floors transports ...

  • Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund

    Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund

    Like the city itself, Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund is split in two: There’s the more than 100-year-old historic part of the building and the new modern tower. The rooms similarly meld ol...

  • Mandarin Oriental Pudong, Shanghai

    Mandarin Oriental Pudong, Shanghai Presidential Suite Bedroom

    As you pull up to the new Mandarin Oriental Pudong, Shanghai, one thing is clear — you can successfully create a city hotel that feels like a secluded escape. While the classic Art Deco architec...

  • Four Seasons Hotel Shanghai

    Executive Suite

    Since opening in 2002, Four Seasons Hotel Shanghai largely catered to a business clientele who wanted to stay downtown but not directly on a major tourist thoroughfare. These days, though, the hotel a...

  • The Langham, Xintiandi, Shanghai

    The Langham, Xintiandi, Shanghai

    Step into The Langham, Xintiandi, Shanghai — the second Langham hotel in the city — and you’ll get a whiff of a sweet ginger flower scent, which is spritzed in the public areas (if y...

  • ANdAZ Shanghai

    Andaz Shanghai Hotel Fountain at The Plaza

    The luxurious Andaz Shanghai is located in the glitzy Xintiandi district — a retail and entertainment area in the heart of downtown Shanghai — but maintains a boutique feel with a casual y...

  • Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel

    Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel Exterior

    Upon arriving at Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel, you’ll immediately notice the futuristic perpendicular patterns covering the building’s façade. A feng shui master designed the modern str...

  • Park Hyatt Shanghai

    Park Hyatt Shanghai Park Suite King Bedroom

    You can’t miss Park Hyatt Shanghai — its towering screwdriver-like structure is the tallest skyscraper in the city. But you won’t find that flash inside the quiet Shanghai hotel, whe...

  • JW Marriott Hotel Shanghai at Tomorrow Square

    JW Marriott Hotel Shanghai at Tomorrow Square  Exterior View

    You may have heard about JW Marriott Hotel Shanghai at Tomorrow Square’s 38th-floor Lobby Lounge, where you can sip tea and take in a fantastic view; its Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star Mandara Sp...

  • Pudong Shangri-La, Shanghai, Grand Tower

    Pudong Shangri-La, Shanghai, Grand Tower Lobby

    Set in the heart of Shanghai’s Pudong area to the east of the Huangpu River is the upscale Pudong Shangri-La, Shanghai, which boasts two towers from which to choose. Though the

  • Kerry Hotel, Pudong, Shanghai

    Kerry Hotel, Pudong, Shanghai Lobby

    The contemporary Kerry Hotel, Pudong, Shanghai was built for the young and young at heart. While the rooms are spacious and comfortable, the fun starts when you step out the door. Business travelers w...

  • Hotel Indigo Shanghai on the Bund

    Hotel Indigo Shanghai on the Bund Shanghai Deco Suite Bedroom

    If you covet water views, the Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star Hotel Indigo Shanghai on the Bund is the only hotel that sits right along the Huangpu River. You'll get an eyeful throughout the eclectic ho...

  • The Portman Ritz-Carlton, Shanghai

    The Portman Ritz-Carlton, Shanghai The Ritz-Carlton Suite Bedroom

    The Portman Ritz-Carlton, Shanghai opened as the brand’s first branch in China and has become Shanghai’s largest hotel, with 610 rooms. You’ll find classic Ritz-Carlton service here;...

  • InterContinental Shanghai Expo

    InterContinental Shanghai Expo Villa Master Bedroom

    InterContinental Shanghai Expo was built expressly for the 2010 World Expo, but this isn’t a one-trick hotel. The Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star Shanghai hotel is coming into its own, with inviti...

  • Fairmont Peace Hotel

    Fairmont Peace Hotel Exterior View

    The landmark Fairmont Peace Hotel has a long history in Shanghai — Charlie Chaplin started a scandal when he visited with his unmarried female companion and Noël Coward wrote Private Lives ...

  • Grand Hyatt Shanghai

    Grand Hyatt Shanghai

    Grand Hyatt Shanghai is the city’s second-tallest hotel and houses the worlds’s second-highest atrium, but its amenities and location — the city’s busy Lujiazui business distri...

  • The PuLi Hotel and Spa

    The PuLi Hotel and Spa Grand Room

    The sophisticated PuLi Hotel and Spa exudes a vibe that’s more akin to a spa. Neutral hues, dark wood, spacious surroundings, textured fabrics and tasteful Eastern touches are found everywhere f...

  • Pudong Shangri-La, Shanghai

    Pudong Shangri-La, Shanghai River Wing Lobby

    Although Pudong Shangri-La, Shanghai is enormous, with nearly 1,000 rooms spread across two buildings, you won’t feel lost in the Four-Star hotel. That’s because the staff does little thin...

  • Swissôtel Grand Shanghai

    Swissôtel Grand Shanghai Lobby

    Swissôtel Grand Shanghai is situated in the humming Jing’an business district. With 467 rooms, modern European design, four restaurants, a bar, health club and spa, as well as conference a...