Le Royal Méridien

Shanghai, China

8.5 K reviews
Excellent luxury hotel. Close to Nanjing Road Shopping. Great location.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Garage & Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Wheelchair access
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • King-size Bed
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Minibar
    • Kitchenette
    • Bathtub
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Lounge
    • Carpeting
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Laundry Service
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Shops
    • Hairdresser
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Restaurant(s) with a smoking section
    • Currency Exchange
    • Medical Assistance
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant(s) with high-chairs
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
    • Coatroom
    • Pub(s)
  • Food
    • Evening Buffet
    • à la carte Dinner
    • à la carte Lunch
    • Breakfast Served
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Set menu lunch
    • Lunch Buffet
    • Set menu dinner
    • Full Board
    • Lounge Chairs
    • Jacuzzi
    • Indoor Pool
    • Aerobics
    • Number of Pools
    • Massage
    • Heated Pool(s)
    • Aerobics
    • Steam bath
    • Sauna
    • Pool bar
789 Nanjing Road East Shanghai 200001


This hotel is centrally located in the heart of Shanghai, in the immediate vicinity of the pedestrian area. Standing between the historic Nanjing Road East and the green space of People's Square, the hotel overlooks the Shanghai Museum and the Grand Theatre and is situated above the People's Square metro station. Shanghai's iconic Bund is a leisurely 20-minute walk to the east, and it is 2 hours' drive to Hangzhou.


This hotel was built in 2006. Travellers are welcomed at the establishment, which has a total of 761 rooms. The individual storeys can easily be reached via the lift or stairs. Services such as a cloakroom, a safe and a currency exchange service ensure a comfortable stay. Wireless internet access is available to guests in the public areas. Various gastronomic options are available, including a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room, a café, a bar and a pub. Various shops are available, including a souvenir shop. Travellers arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the garage or in the car park (for a fee). Additional services include a babysitting service, medical assistance, room service, a laundry service and a hairdresser.


The accommodation features rooms with air conditioning and a bathroom. The carpeted rooms feature a double bed or a king-size bed. A safe and a minibar are also available. A kitchenette equipped with a mini fridge and a tea/coffee station is also provided as standard. An ironing set is also available for guests' convenience. Little extras, including internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio, a CD player, a DVD player and WiFi, contribute to a great stay. Slippers are laid out in each of the rooms. Rooms suitable for wheelchair access are bookable. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer and bathrobes are provided for everyday use. Bathrooms with wheelchair access can also be booked. The hotel 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. Sun loungers provide a great place to sunbathe. The hot tub is the perfect place to relax. The poolside bar serves a selection of refreshing drinks. The accommodation also offers sports enthusiasts a wide range of indoor activities, including a gym, yoga, gymnastics and aerobics. A range of wellness facilities, such as a spa, a steam bath and a beauty salon are offered bringung","addData":}. For a fee, travellers can also take advantage of a sauna and massage treatments.


Full board is bookable. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are available.


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


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Nice jazz bar. Fabulous location. Excellent location in downtown.

    "Great location." "Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping." "Convenient car access and well-priced parking." "Close to public transport and the train." "Average parking."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Nice buffet breakfast. Breakfast is fantastic. Excellent breakfast buffet.

    "Tasty yet pricey breakfasts."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Excellent staff. Staff are friendly and helpful. Staff is helpful and able to speak English.

    "Mostly friendly and professional service, but bad restaurant service." "Average management, reception and housekeeping." "Concierge service could be more helpful." "Room service is perfect." "Recreation staff is nice."

  • Food
    "Delicious food"

    Included dumplings. Buffet spread. Wonderful Cheesecake.

    "Menu is so-so, but food is great, particularly the desserts." "Fish & seafood is acceptable." "Overpriced, badly cleaned restaurant makes for a poor experience." "Poorly reviewed side dishes but passable snacks." "Beef dishes & steaks are all right." "Lamb dishes are ok." "Awesome pasta."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    Furnishing little old. Loose fittings. Dirty bed sheets.

    "Tidy rooms with nice views." "Older, smaller rooms with poor maintenance and televisions." "Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Average kitchenettes and beds, but furniture and A/C are not great."

  • WiFi
    "Regular internet service"

    Free wifi. Unfortunately no free Wifi. Slow Wifi.

    "Average wifi quality." "Internet is affordable."

  • Comfort
    "More comfort would be nice"

    Dirty bed sheets. So old bed. Beds very soft.

    "Problems with room size, comfort, and A/C." "Okay beds and quiet enough rooms."