URBN Hotel Shanghai

183 Jiao Zhou Lu, Shanghai, China
Jing'an Temple

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18
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  • Rooms18.5
  • Public Spaces17.5
  • Service18.5
  • Overall18
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Hotel Description

“Yes, well, I’m more worried about what China is doing.” It’s the last refuge of the unrepentant carbon-guzzler, who will, in the next sentence, go on to remind you that there are a billion people there, just in case you somehow didn’t know, and they’re all busily undoing whatever environmental good you and your hybrid automobile might hope to accomplish. Here’s a rebuttal, in the form of a boutique hotel that’s not only as sleek and stylish as any in the world, but green as well.

Carbon-neutral, in fact, not just through paid-for offsets but through clever energy-reduction measures as well. It’s a retrofit of an old post office, rather than a new build, it re-uses local Shanghai bricks and reclaimed hardwoods, and it features a number of high-tech energy-saving measures, the details of which are frankly too boring to get into. But trust us, they’re great.

Feeling smug about one’s tiny environmental footprint would be cold comfort, though, if the hotel weren’t otherwise a fine one. Happily this one is. You’ll find king-sized platform beds, walk-in showers and separate stone bathtubs, all the electronic gadgetry you could wish for, and even in-room fitness kits.

The location, two blocks off Nanjing Road, places you right in the thick of it, surrounded by more shopping and nightlife options than you’ll know what to do with. The owners, a pair of young property developers, have plans for a total of twenty URBN hotels around China — before long, with any luck, it’ll be the Chinese complaining about the West’s environmental insensitivity.

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Hotel Criteria

  • 26 Rooms
  • Style: Cutting-Edge
  • Atmosphere: Happening

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Hotel Amenities and Services

  • 100% non-smoking hotel
  • 24 hour concierge
  • 24 hour front desk
  • 24 hour gym
  • 24 hour room service
  • Adjoining rooms
  • Bar
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Business center
  • Central air conditioning
  • Free wi-fi
  • Garden
  • Jacuzzi
  • Lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • No pets allowed
  • Offsite gym facilities
  • Restaurant
  • Rooftop terrace bar
  • Room service
  • Self service parking (charges apply)
  • Shopping area nearby
  • Spa treatments (on request)
  • Wake-up service
  • Yoga

Need to Know

Pets are not allowed at URBN Hotel Shanghai.

Credit cards accepted:

Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Diner's Club, Japan Credit Bureau, China UnionPay

Check in:

2pm,

Check out:

12pm

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  • Studio Lounge

    • Fits 2 people
    • 1 King Bed
    • 387 ft²/36 m².
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    This room includes:

    • bathtub
    • club level access
    • coffee/tea
    • DVD player
    • eco&more bath amenities
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • hardwood floor
    • iron
    • phones
    • safe
    • sofa
    • stand up shower
    • wake up service
    • working desk
  • Superior Room

    • Fits 2 people
    • 1 Double/Full Bed or 2 Single Beds
    • 400 ft²/37 m².
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  • Garden View Room

    • Fits 3 people
    • 1 King Bed
    • 430 ft²/40 m².
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    Views: garden.

    This room includes:

    • bathtub
    • club level access
    • coffee/tea
    • DVD player
    • eco&more bath amenities
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • hardwood floor
    • iron
    • phones
    • safe
    • sofa
    • stand up shower
    • wake up service
    • working desk
  • Atrium Room

    • Fits 3 people
    • 1 King Bed
    • 430 ft²/40 m².
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    This room includes:

    • bathtub
    • club level access
    • coffee/tea
    • DVD player
    • eco&more bath amenities
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • hardwood floor
    • iron
    • phones
    • safe
    • sofa
    • stand up shower
    • wake up service
    • working desk
  • Penthouse

    • Fits 2 people
    • 1 King Bed
    • 861 ft²/80 m².
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    This room includes:

    • bathtub
    • club level access
    • coffee/tea
    • DVD player
    • eco&more bath amenities
    • flat panel television
    • hairdryer
    • hardwood floor
    • iron
    • phones
    • safe
    • sofa
    • stand up shower
    • wake up service
    • working desk
  • Standard Room, Courtyard Area

    • Fits 2 people
    • 1 King Bed
    • 968 ft²/89 m².
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    Views: courtyard.

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Hotel Amenities and Services

  • 100% non-smoking hotel
  • 24 hour concierge
  • 24 hour front desk
  • 24 hour gym
  • 24 hour room service
  • Adjoining rooms
  • Bar
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Business center
  • Central air conditioning
  • Free wi-fi
  • Garden
  • Jacuzzi
  • Lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • No pets allowed
  • Offsite gym facilities
  • Restaurant
  • Rooftop terrace bar
  • Room service
  • Self service parking (charges apply)
  • Shopping area nearby
  • Spa treatments (on request)
  • Wake-up service
  • Yoga

Need to Know

Pets are not allowed at URBN Hotel Shanghai.

Credit cards accepted:

Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Diner's Club, Japan Credit Bureau, China UnionPay

Check in:

2pm,

Check out:

12pm

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