Combining the history and culture of the celebrated Shanghai Bund with a taste for 21st century sophistication, Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund offers a heritage ambiance, legendary service and timeless amenities to make your stay truly memorable and distinct. Housed within the two-building complex in phases are 272 well-appointed rooms and suites, stylish environments for dining and lounging, extensive banquet facilities with stunning views, luxury spa, fully-fitted gym and more, all crafted onto a picture perfect setting that speaks volume of the grandeur and finesse that is uniquely ours. (SS. 02Mar. 11)
Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund is located in the center of bund area, right on the banking and financial district, surrounded by history building with luxury shopping.
The exterior architecture of both the Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund's new tower and heritage building was overseen by US firm John Portman & Associates. For Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund, set to be the luxury hotel brand's iconic property in Asia, the Portman firm designed the impressive 252-room tower annex and remodeled a significant portion of the surrounding city block. The stunning result of the restored heritage building and the glittering new tower annex is destined to become one of the most distinctive architectural landmarks of contemporary Shanghai.
Guests stepping into the stately English Renaissance style heritage building constructed in 1911 , which went on to become the legendary, exclusive gentlemen's club, the Shanghai Club in the 1920s and 1930s , will be enthralled by the Palladium columns, detailed gables and sculpted rooftop cupolas of this architectural masterpiece along the city's waterfront promenade. As they pass through the hotel's interiors, into every quiet spaces signature of the hotel's 'better-than-home' residential comfort ambience, and enjoy the legendary Waldorf Astoria experience, they will witness the discreetly opulent harmony of interior design by HBA.