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Philippines
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62 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed for 3 nights as it is part of our package tour. We stayed in twin room, bed was comfortable with complete amenities. What my daughter like was the tv with movie that you can select. The breakfast was not that good for our 3 days it's all the same but it's ok with the choice of porridge, egg,... More 

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Thank ynez1070
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87 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

This hotel is a good budget option close to longde rd station. Rooms are clean and in fair condition. Quiet location. Breakfast is poor. Service is also poor. Dont expect them to call a taxi and any request for information expect to be ignored. Staff only capable of check in and out.

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Thank Carey R
jia qing P, IHG Social Listening Team at Holiday Inn Express Putuo Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear Carey R, Thank you very much for taking the time to review our property. We are pleased to see you were impressed with the good location. You mentioned the hotel is a good budget option close to longde rd station. However, breakfast and service fell below your expectations. We will try our best to supervise our staff and better... More 

Colombo, Sri Lanka
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 September 2016

This hotel was pretty average, standard things in the room etc, however the rooms were clean, breakfast buffet was good. The location wasn't smack dab in the middle of all the happening places. The staff also didn't have the best english knowledge, but ok place for what we paid. There is a mall down the road though.

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Thank Navodak
jia qing P, IHG Social Listening Team at Holiday Inn Express Putuo Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear Navodak, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your stay at our hotel. We were happy to see you were impressed with cleanliness, breakfast buffet etc.. This is a mid-end hotel. It deserves every coin you paid. It boasts of its unique position. We look forward to seeing you again. IHG Social Listening Team More 

Islamabad
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016

I stayed at this hotel with a colleague for one night, a layover between my arrival at Shanghai from Pakistan and my flight to Shenzhen. The hotel was average in all aspects, the lobby and the front desk staff looked like they haven't smiled in a long time and the bell boy was only interested in offering us something 'extra'... More 

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Thank BazighKiani
jia qing P, IHG Social Listening Team at Holiday Inn Express Putuo Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your stay in Holiday Inn Express Shanghai Putuo and your exciting comments. From your average mark, we know you regarded our hotel as an average hotel. In fact, it is really a mid-end hotel, which offers simple and quick services at lower price. It really saves money and offers what you need on your journey... More 

Shanghai, China
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58 reviews
58 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Hotel exterior is good but lack of vibe when you walk into the hotel. Staff was nice and friendly. My corner room was average size and dated, bathroom was tiny and towels need to be replaced, poor sound-proofing; the good part was the view, facing the river and residents house, feel calm and peace. Considering the price and brand name... More 

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Thank Dazs
jia qing P, IHG Social Listening Team at Holiday Inn Express Putuo Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your stay in Holiday Inn Express Shanghai Putuo and your exciting comments. It opened in 2006. There are a lot of tourists pouring into our hotel, so some facilities looked a bit dated. We will renovate it in future. It boasts of its unique position, adjacent to Suzhou River, where it is very quiet and... More 

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28 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Good hotel. Location good. Very clean. Good spread for breakfast. Limited choice for lunch /dinner. House keeping services very prompt. Value for money. Will like to stay again. Near a scenic channel and a bridge. Hotel staff quite helpful.

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jia qing P, IHG Social Listening Team at Holiday Inn Express Putuo Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your stay in Holiday Inn Express Shanghai Putuo and your exciting comments. It is our pleasure that you appreciated the good location of our hotel. It is located at No.843, Guangfu Xi Road, Putuo District, close to Wuning Road Bridge and subway lines. Easy to reach Dysney from Longde Road Station in around 45 mins... More 

Tucson, Arizona
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Shower rubber mat had mold all over underside. It was hanging on towel rack inside shower. Drain cover had mold on it. Floors were dirty. Hallways smelled musty. Free breakfast was not good. Sunny-side eggs were stacked up and did not look pleasing to eye. Fried rice and noodle dishes were tasteless. Dry cereal was horrible. Coffee was thin like... More 

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Thank Andy R
jia qing P, IHG Social Listening Team at Holiday Inn Express Putuo Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your stay in Holiday Inn Express Shanghai Putuo and your exciting comments. From your low mark, we know hygiene did not meet your expectation. We will check what sanitation workers have done and try our best to supervise them. Rooms are tidy, do not worry to stay in our hotel. We will check what happened... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2016

I'd stayed at the Holiday Inn Express in Putuo, Shanghai, before, in (I think) 2007 and 2011, and it definitely met my needs. Rooms were well cared for, and it was possible to reserve a non-smoking room. Breakfast was fine (although definitely not fancy), and wifi worked perfectly (except for the Chinese censorship problem--not the fault of the hotel!). Location... More 

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Thank wintersc
jia qing P, IHG Social Listening Team at Holiday Inn Express Putuo Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your stay in Holiday Inn Express Shanghai Putuo and your exciting comments. From your comments, you were satisfied with your last stay. However, your "no-smoking" room reeked of stale tobacco smoke, which left you disappointed. Sorry for that inconvenience caused by it. We will try our best to manage it in future. Hope your next... More 

Cannes, France
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29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Avoid !!! Non English speaking staff (and don't tell me that a smartphone translator is enough). Please learn basic English words or get a set of flash cards for simple words: Towel, Shuttle, Toilet Paper, Smoke... People smoke anywhere, especially on non smoking floor or the laundry. The astray next to the elevator need to be emptied ! Cigarette smoke... More 

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jia qing P, IHG Social Listening Team at Holiday Inn Express Putuo Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your stay in Holiday Inn Express Shanghai Putuo and your exciting comments. From your comments, some services do not meet your expectations. Sorry for that inconvenience caused by them. 1.Cigarette smoke has a bad influence on your last stay. We will arrange for some employees to cope with it. Your comments come to us very... More 

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33 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2016

We arrived late at this hotel and it was prolly a slow night for them as well that they struggled a bit with our accommodation, even with prior reservation. This is an inexpensive hotel but generous with what they can provide. They had someone to help us with our bags, have free wi-fi, a small business corner at the lobby... More 

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jia qing P, IHG Social listening Team at Holiday Inn Express Putuo Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your stay in Holiday Inn Express Putuo Shanghai and your exciting comments. From your detailed comments, we know you had a nice stay. Thank you for appreciating inexpensive price. It is also not very central because here is a quiet place, which becoming more accommodating. It offers free breakfast, free internet access, cool shower and... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Holiday Inn Express Putuo Shanghai is managed by InterContinental Hotels Group. Strategically located on Guang Fu Xi Road, cross Wu Ning Road, intersection of Pu Tuo, Jin An and Chang Ning districts, the hotel is only 10 minutes drive distance from City Center. Just 20 minutes drive from the Hong Qiao Airport, 55 minutes from the Pudong International Airport and 10 minutes from the Shanghai Railway station, the hotel is perfectly situated for business, sightseeing and shopping. Holiday Inn Express Putuo Shanghai is situated in the central part of downtown Puxi shanghai, it is only 20 minutes drive distance from Shanghai Exhibition Center and Shanghai Mart, close to Jing'an Temple, Jade Buddy Temple and Zhong Shan Park, on the bank of Su Zhou River enjoying its scenic riverside and Garden view, with easy access to Shanghai's shopping center and tourist attractions. Holiday Inn Express Putuo Shanghai, has 237 contemporarily designed guestrooms, Great Room can hold 118 guests for dinning, fully equipment meeting room. You'll enjoy a comfortable, convenient and peaceful stay, plus attentively selected services, complimentary breakfast and an impressive offering of business facilities and free High Speed Internet broadband access. The Smart Simplicity concept makes the Holiday Inn Express a smart choice for the visitor to bustling Shanghai. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Putuo Shanghai

Address: No.843 Guangfu West Road, Putuo District, Shanghai 200063, China
Region: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > Changshou Road
Price Range: €47 - €69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Putuo Shanghai 3.5*
Number of rooms: 235
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Holiday Inn Express Shanghai
Holiday Inn Shanghai
Shanghai Holiday Inn
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