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Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental

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Stuttgart, Germany
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service at the Sofitel Hotel in Sheshan. I have the chance to go there about every 6 weeks and I always feel very welcomed. Rooms are always clean, food is everytime different and delicious. Many other things to do there: Gym, swimming pool, snooker, tennis, Playstation...

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Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your review highlighting your positive experience during your recent stay at the Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental. I am very pleased to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for your kind comment, your satisfaction is always our pursuit. Once again, thank you for taking the time to write and share... More 

Hong Kong, China
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62 reviews
18 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

Elegant Mediterranean architecture nestles amidst a lush landscape and meandering lagoons. Just a short drive from the city centre sits one of the ultimate Shanghai luxury hotels in a setting that eases guests into tranquillity. An international hotel that blends French hospitality standards with Chinese influences Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental accommodates business and leisure travellers in 368 luxurious rooms and... More 

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5 reviews
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Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Nice hotel, good amenities, good service and the best hotel in the area. At the end of the day, this is China so the fact that our room smelt of cigarette smoke (non-smoking room) and the door to the bathroom was broken was really not that bad. I think keeping in mind the country standard in general and the area... More 

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Thank saharanz0
SofitelSheshan, Guest Relations Manager at Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental. I am sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations; please allow me to express my sincerest apologies. At Sofitel, we strive to provide a superior service experience for every customer; therefore your feedback is very important to us.... More 

ENGLAND
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47 reviews
46 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We had a pool-facing room and the view was very nice. The room was very spacious and the staff were professional and friendly. We had a late in-room service there, food quality was good as was the service. The gentleman in the top-hat on the concierge desk was very kind and nice (I didn't see his name but we left... More 

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SofitelSheshan, Guest Relations Manager at Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our... More 

Rochester Hills, Michigan
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29 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

This hotel is in a newer area and we had a global meeting here; welcoming over 50 foreign visitors. They were not really prepared for this level of English speaking visitors and the level of service is still not to international standards. It's a beautiful property but the conference rooms are spread out on the campus, it can be confusing.... More 

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SofitelSheshan, Guest Relations Manager at Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share with us the feedback about your recent stay at Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental. We read with concern that your experience was rather a disappointment. I have shared your feedback with our concerned department heads, and you can rest assured that all the points you raised have been carefully... More 

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44 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

During the week this large hotel is a ghost town. Skeleton staff try hard to keep the place running and there is a clear lack of management supervising the hotel. The hotel looks grubby and you know when they cut costs when thy turn lights off in the main lobby to save money. It just feels so unwelcoming and not... More 

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SofitelSheshan, Guest Relations Manager at Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental. I am sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations; please allow me to express my sincerest apologies. At Sofitel, we strive to provide a superior service experience for every customer; therefore your feedback is very important to us.... More 

Rhodes, Australia
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25 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

After few days business trip staying in Sofitel Shanghai Hyland, I came to this resort to take rest before leaving Shanghai. It is quite far away from city. If there is a shuttle bus transfer between two Sofitel hotels, that will be definitely wonderful and could attract more business trip customers staying 1-2 days here. The check in and out... More 

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SofitelSheshan, Guest Relations Manager at Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your review highlighting your positive experience during your recent stay at the Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental. I am very pleased to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for your kind comment, your satisfaction is always our pursuit. Once again, thank you for taking the time to write and share... More 

Shenzhen, China
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

we were staying in the room where we can access to the club lounge and we had self-pour happy hour, breakfast with less ppls but less choices of food too, we went down to the 1st floor, it was quite scary, A LOT of ppls as i heard from the reception, the hotel is almost or is full that weekend.... More 

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Shanghai
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22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

As long-term Shanghai residents we have been going to this resort for many years: maybe this is our 8th visit. We have come during other seasons, but since the pool is a great feature summer is the best time to visit. I am not sure how old the hotel is, but it is begining to look unloved. I felt that... More 

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SofitelSheshan, Manager at Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental, responded to this review

Dear ShanghaiFamily1603, Thank you very much for taking the time to share with us the feedback about your recent stay at Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental. We read with concern that your experience was rather a disappointment. I have shared your feedback with our concerned department heads, and you can rest assured that all the points you raised have been carefully... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A short 15 minutes drive from National Exhibition Center and 20 minutes from Hongqiao International Airport, the elegant Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental is located conveniently in the Sheshan Mountain National Tourism Resort. Elegant Mediterranean architecture nestles amidst a lush landscape and meandering lagoons. Just a short drive from the city centre sits one of the ultimate Shanghai luxury hotels in a setting that eases guests into tranquility. An international hotel that blends French hospitality standards with Chinese influences Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental accommodates business and leisure travellers in 368 luxurious rooms including 53 suites and 7 opulent three- to five-bedroom villas. The resort and conference hotel features the most amazing swimming pools in the city including 4400 sqm2 of freeform outdoor pools and 2 man-made beaches. Guests in the resorts Luxury Room Pool Terrace accommodation enjoy direct access to the pool from their terrace. Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental is a desired conference and event venue with a total of 3500 sqm2 meeting space including a 1200 sqm2 pillar-less ballroom and 16 meeting rooms. A variety of outdoor event options are as well available. The resort is also is a favorite weekend getaway for Shanghai residents. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental

Address: Crossing of Jiasong South Road and Sichen Road | 3388 Sichen road, Sijing Town, Songjiang District, Shanghai 201601, China
Region: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai
Price Range: ₹ 7,020 - ₹ 10,229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental 5*
Number of rooms: 368
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Sofitel Shanghai Sheshan Oriental Hotel Shanghai
Hotel Style:
#43 Family Hotel in Shanghai
#57 Romantic Hotel in Shanghai
#62 Business Hotel in Shanghai
#74 Luxury Hotel in Shanghai
#79 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai
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“Room Facing Pool with Balcony, Executive Floor”
 of 5 bubbles KWSKAN, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“their ground floor room's balcony is direct access to a bigger outdoor pool surrounding the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles chewchanc, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Level one pool-side rooms are more expensive, have less privacy, but are fun to try once.”
 of 5 bubbles ShanghaiFamily1603, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are clean, modern and comfortable. Corner suites are huge with 2 bathrooms, separate living room and a massive bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles briansemle, 7 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with view to the pool are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles Y1954WNsebastianb, 30 May 2016 | Read review
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