The hotel was opened in 1992 and comprises a total of 418 guest rooms including 120 luxury rooms, which are located on the newly-furnished luxury floors and 190 standard rooms, famous for their roominess and comfort, which reflect the overall style of the hotel. This establishment is ideal for both holidaymakers and business travellers alike and facilities on offer to guests at this air-conditioned establishment include a lobby area with a 24-hour reception and 24-hour check-in/check out service. Guest are offered a hotel safe, a currency exchange facility, a cloakroom, 6 lifts, a caf�, a newspaper stand and a hairdressing salon. There is a bar, a games room, a TV lounge, 3 Chinese and western restaurants, 9 business meeting rooms and WLAN/Internet access (charges apply). Guests may also take advantage of the room and laundry services for an additional fee. Parking and a garage are available for those arriving by car.
The hotel is some 15 minutes' drive from the new Pudong Development District, Bund Financial Street and Shanghai Railway Station. From the Shanghai Hongqiao and Pudong International Airport guests should take the Inner Circle Highway. They are only 35 minutes' and 60 minutes' drive from the hotel respectively.