Le Royal Méridien

Shanghai, China

7.8 K reviews
Excellent luxury hotel. Close to Nanjing Road Shopping. Great pool. 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
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Shops
    • Hairdresser
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Restaurant(s) with a smoking section
    • Medical Assistance
    • Currency Exchange
    • 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
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • 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. Perfect location;.

    "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."

  • Wellness Area
    "Great wellness & sports facilities"

    Excellent gym facilities. Great fitness facility. Great gym.

    "Awesome wellness and fitness areas."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Nice buffet breakfast. Good breakfeast. Breakfast is fantastic.

    "Tasty yet pricey breakfasts."

  • Pool
    "Great pool"

    Nice swimming pool. Nice swimming-pool. Lovely pool.

    "Great pool."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Excellent staff. Staff are friendly and helpful. Excellent housekeeping.

    "Fantastic service." "Average management, reception and housekeeping." "Restaurant could offer better service." "Concierge service is average." "Room service is average." "Booking process should be better organized." "Recreation staff is nice."

  • Food
    "Food is all right"

    Included dumplings. How clean the glass. Buffet spread.

    "Acceptable restaurant prices, but poor overall dining experience." "Great menu with excellent desserts, fruits, and snacks." "Fish & seafood is acceptable." "Bad side dishes." "Beef dishes & steaks are all right."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    Furnishing little old. Didn't have towel holders. Mattress was old.

    "Small and poorly maintained rooms." "Great kitchenettes and views, but outdated, with poor A/C." "Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Decent beds and minibars." "Shower can be a problem." "TV needs to be updated."

  • Value for money
    "Fairly good value for money"

    Excellent price. FREE WELCOME DRINK. Free cocktails.

    "Fairly good value for money." "High priced breakfast." "Normally priced food." "Internet is affordable." "Affordable beverage prices."

  • WiFi
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    Wifi not working. Unfortunately no free wifi. Slow wifi.

    "Wifi quality could be improved." "Internet is affordable."

  • Comfort
    "More comfort would be nice"

    Mattress was old. Dirty bed sheets. Beds very soft.

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