Shanghai is the most populous city in the world, a fact you realize as soon as you arrive. Shanghai is also an international center for business, attracting business travelers from all over the world. When planning a business trip to Shanghai many business travelers worry about business facilities, meeting rooms, conference areas. In these three top Shanghai business hotels, there’s no need to worry about any of that as they offer everything any five star hotel in the west would offer, plus some.
Fairmont Peace Hotel Shanghai – Once Shanghai’s most famous hotel, the Peace Hotel has been reopened as the Fairmont Peace Hotel Shanghai after a massive renovation a couple of years ago. Known as Shanghai’s most prestigious address, it’s also an impressive business hotel that business travelers will return to again and again.
Each guest room is decorated in a mix of Art Deco and modern Chinese style. Every room has air-conditioning, flat screen TV, MP3 docking stations, a mini bar, bathrobes and slippers. There’s a large work area, in-room high speed internet and plug-in facilities for many types of business equipment.
The Business Centre at Fairmont Peach Hotel also offers business travelers a conference and business center, with meeting rooms, small and large conference rooms, secretarial services and high-end printing services. For business lunches or dinners, you’ll adore the Dragon Phoenix restaurant and don’t miss an English style Afternoon Tea in the Jasmine Lounge. Your clients will love it.
The Fairmont Peace Hotel Shanghai is located at 20 Nanjing Road East, Shanghai
Le Royal Meridien Shanghai – This absolutely massive 700 room five star hotel has business written all over it. From its location right in the central business district to its stunning interior and incredible business services, Le Royal Meridien offers a mix of European splendor along with stunning Chinese style.
At Le Royal Meridien Shanghai, each guest room features 42 inch plasma screen TV, DVD and CD players, satellite channels, large en suite baths with bidet, and for business guests, a large work area, data port, international direct dialing, in-room high speed internet, and voice mail. Every room also has floor to ceiling windows, so you can enjoy the stunning views around Shanghai unimpeded.
Business travelers will love Le Royal Meridien for its stunning business venues. Offering meeting rooms in all sizes, a Grand Ballroom, banquet facilities, board rooms, secretarial and translation services, high-tech audio and visual, and a simultaneous translation system for any media you might be using – Le Royal Meridien is a business man or woman’s dream.
For dining, the hotel will cater any event you are organizing, including small business lunches and dinners, or you can take your clients to one of the four restaurants or two lounge areas.
Le Royal Meridien Shanghai is at 789 Nanjing Road East,Shanghai, right in the middle of Shanghai’s business district.
The Portman Ritz-Carlton Shanghai – This luxury Shanghai business hotel is next to Plaza 66 mall, a wonderful place to shop for upscale designer brands. It’s also opposite the Shanghai Exhibition Centre, so is a popular choice for business travelers who have presentations or events at the center. Close by, you’ll find a supermarket selling imported food, many of Shanghai’s foreign consulates and hundreds of bars, restaurants, cafes and boutique shops.
Each of the hotel’sl guest rooms is decorated in contemporary Chinese style and has flatscreen televisions, DVD players, in-room high speed internet, mini bar, work desk and built-in computer sockets. The hotel also has a fully-equipped gym and spa.
The Portman Ritz-Carlton’s business center is one of the best in the city and a big reason why the hotel is popular with business travelers. It’s open 24 hours a day, has complimentary refreshments available during all that time, has a ‘technology butler’ who can get anything or fix anything for you, offers secretarial and printing services and has some of the best meeting rooms in the city.
If you plan on entertaining clients while in Shanghai, look no further than the hotel’s four magnificent restaurants, two lounge and bar areas, or the Chill, a lovely outdoor terrace serving coffee and drinks.
The Portman Ritz-Carlton Shanghai is the quintessential business hotel and is located at 1376, Nanjing Xi Lu, Shanghai.
Fairmont Peace Hotel Shanghai
Le Royal Meridien Shanghai
Portman Ritz-Carlton Shanghai