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Motel 168 (Shanghai Shanghai Railway Station)

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Indonesia
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Cheap hotel at the airport area. Even though the room is small but it comes with a comfortable bed. Staff are friendly. No breakfast. No WiFi. There is a small store inside the hotel. The bathroom is small but clean. This is a good hotel for you who arrived late in Shanghai.

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 14 January 2017

The biggest selling point is that it is only two blocks from the bus #5 stop to the Shanghai Pudong airport. I found it to be quiet and comfortable for an overnight stay. This is a no-frills hotel which is reflected in the budget price. I had one of the larger rooms with a window, however the view outside just...

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Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

The Motel 168 chain are cheap & relatively clean. Not particularly comfortable bed, but had worse. Bathroom small & quite tired, fixed shower head which is awkward to use. TV has no English language channels. There is good Wi-Fi freely available to guests. For the location & price an overnight here is perfectly acceptable, sleep, shower & go. What do...

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Pocatello, Idaho
Reviewed 29 July 2014

This was my 2nd stay at motel 168 and I had just arrived from the US. I had some questions for the front desk workers such as the best way to purchase train tickets, or nearby restaurants. Although I heard them speak in functional English, while waiting in line, behind a Chinese couples back, they refused to speak it to...

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China
Reviewed 8 February 2014

This was our 2nd hotel for this holiday (1st was in BJ) so we are able to compare the facilities of the budget hotel to our previous one. WIFI was not reliable and there was an unpleasant smell when you enter the hotel foyer (But it was something I smelled only when passing to enter and exit the elevator.) Rooms...

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Bali, Indonesia
Reviewed 24 August 2012

We pre-booked this room with a reputable on-line booking company, yes the room had a window but opened out to an internal passage of the hotel. We had to keep the curtains closed otherwise everyone walking down the passage could look in on us. The room was smaller than we had had in previous Motel 168's. They have a crazy...

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Hokitika, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 August 2012

Last week I arrived in Shanghai,amazed at the size of the city.I had booked a room at motel 168 near the Railway Station as it looked a convenient location.I was pleased I stayed there as it's also close to the subway and bus terminal.The staff were very polite and friendly towards me,and assisted me in finding directions etcThe room was...

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Shanghai, China
Reviewed 8 April 2011

Original decision was to stay for 1 day. But had to extend to 2 days because I had no time to look for a better hotel. For new travellers arriving at Shanghai Railway Station, it is a safe and decent choice for one night. And if you have time, step out and choose from the many hotels around this location....

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Shanghai, China
Reviewed 3 April 2009

Cheap, clean and safe is this no-frills hotel of the Motel 168 chain. Train stations are not the most charming areas anywhere in the world and so you also won't find anything charming here. However the area is relatively safe (just beware of pickpockets) and there are some restaurants and some shopping near the hotel. Just opposite the hotel is...

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Address: No.1109 Chang'an Road, Zhabei District, Shanghai 200070, China
Region: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > Shanghai Railway Station
Price Range: €24 - €37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Motel 168 (Shanghai Shanghai Railway Station) 1*
Number of rooms: 120
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