Swissotel Grand Shanghai
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
TravelPod Member ReviewsSwissotel Grand Shanghai
The services were great.The room was spacious and had all the amenities I required.The staff were friendly and the food was good.I would recommend this hotel to anyone visiting Shanghai.However, a few of the staff do not know fluent English so it would help to learn some basic Chinese
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Today it was on the Fast Train leaving Beijing and off to Shanghai a five hour train ride. We have arrived in our hotel in Shanghai and unfortunately the internet connection is not much better evidently there is an issue with our blog which uses Google Maps. When we arrived in Shanghai we were greeted with light ...
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... or not.
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