Grand Central

Shanghai, China

8.5 K reviews
Excellent family hotel. Close to East Nanjing Road. Great rooms in excellent location. Awesome vibe.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Bathtub
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Safe
    • Shower
    • Fridge
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Minibar
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
  • Food
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Set menu lunch
    • Breakfast Served
    • Set menu dinner
    • Indoor Pool
    • Sauna
    • Number of Pools
    • Massage
505 Jiujiang Road Shanghai 200001


The hotel is adjacent to the pedestrian shopping and entertainment street Nanjing Road and at the centre of Shanghai's ever vibrant business and leisure centre. It is just a 3-minute walk from metro lines 1, 2 and 8, a 20-minute drive to Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport and a 45-minute drive to Shanghai Pudong International Airport.


The hotel was built in 2009. Guests are welcomed at the accommodation, which has a total of 353 rooms. Individual storeys are accessible via the lift or stairs. Among the culinary options available at the establishment are a restaurant, a dining area and a breakfast room. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the hotel. Additional services include translation services, room service and a laundry service.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning. A safe and a minibar are also available. A fridge, a mini fridge and a tea/coffee station ensure a comfortable stay. Other features include a telephone and a TV. A shower and a bathtub can be found in the bathrooms. A hairdryer is also available. The accommodation offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms.


The establishment features various options for cooling off on hot days, including a pool and an indoor pool. Leisure options available for a fee at the hotel include a gym, a sauna and massage treatments.


Travellers can choose options including breakfast, lunch and dinner.


The following credit cards are accepted at the accommodation: American Express, VISA, Diners Club, JCB and MasterCard.


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Hotel location is superb. Fabulous Grand Central. Excellent restaurants nearby.

    "Great location." "Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping." "Accessible by car, but parking is costly." "Near public transport, airport, and train station."

  • Cleanliness

    Room was clean. Clean hotel. Clean room.

    "Clean hotel facilities." "Pool surroundings and rooms are immaculate." "Clean bathrooms and dining area."

  • Wellness Area
    "Great wellness & sports facilities"

    Excellent gym facilities. Good gym.

    "Great fitness area, sauna and wellness."

  • Amenities
    "Great amenities"

    Gorgeous decor. Excellent facilities. Modern exterior.

    "Hotel buildings are impressive, particularly the entrance area, and surroundings are beautiful." "Facilities in need of refurbishment." "Elevator is ok." "Beautiful architecture."

  • Vibe
    "Awesome vibe"

    Gorgeous decor. Modern exterior. Elaborate interiors.

    "Awesome vibe." "Friendly atmosphere." "Luxurious Hotel." "Pleasant entrance area." "Stylish hotel." "Awesome for families." "Nice for romantic trips." "Suitable for solo travelers."

  • Comfort
    "Rather comfortable"

    Great bed. Good air conditioning. Room is spacious and clean.

    "Rooms and bathrooms are spacious and comfortable, with nice beds." "Noise levels are OK, but A/C is poor."

  • Room
    "Great room"

    Fantastic night views. Spotlessly clean rooms. Bathroom door properly.

    "Spacious, clean, but poorly-maintained rooms with great beds." "Clean, large bathrooms." "Great views, but low quality air conditioning, televisions, and furnishing." "Shower was ok." "Kitchenettes and minibars are as expected."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Fantastic Staff. Charming people working there. Perfect room service.

    "Service, especially restaurant service and housekeeping, is friendly and professional." "Decent reception but complaints about management." "Concierge service is average." "Great hotel security." "Room service is perfect."

  • Breakfast
    "Breakfast is average"

    Expensive break fast. The breakfast buffet expensive. Excellent breakfast spread.

    "Breakfast is decent but expensive."

  • WiFi
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    Email account did not work. Bad internet connections. Bad internet.

    "Wifi quality could be improved." "Free internet."