Shanghai, also called the “Paris of the East,” is one of the most technologically advanced and thriving business sectors in the world. Along with that, it is rich in art and culture, cuisine, and many tourist attractions like The Bund, Yu Garden, The Jade Buddha Temple, and many others.
Shanghai blends Eastern and Western culture with its amazing scattered temple and high buildings and skyscrapers. Shanghai is also home to the world’s fastest train and world’s second-highest tower (with the highest observational deck).
In case you are planning to visit Shanghai for business or entertain, there are many wondrous things to do in Shanghai, but it is an expensive city. So, if you are looking for a cheap hotel to stay in Shanghai for a few days then, need not work, here are the 10 cheapest hotels in Shanghai.
Source: Travel Weekiy
This fantastic New World Shanghai Hotel, set exactly opposite to Zhongshan Park is about 8 km from People Square and about 10 minutes’ drive from Shanghai International Exhibition Center. The location of the hotel is terrific with shopping areas, restaurants, and stores all over.
It costs about 104$ per night for a room. The furnished room of this hotel includes TV, Wi-Fi, writing desk, in-room safe, minibar and coffee, and tea making equipment. Along with these, a private bathroom is available, which has a hairdryer and toiletries.
The hotel also has a restaurant that serves Cantonese cuisine. Furthermore, it also has a lounge/ bar and a café. Some other amenities are health club with steam room, outdoor pool, massage services.
The Holiday Inn Vista Shanghai is located in the heart of Shanghai is within walking distance from Jade Buddha, and about 10 min drive from the City Center. This property is near to various tourist attractions, historical places, and shopping, dining, and sighting areas.
Along with great location, the hotel also offers unique amenities at a very reasonable price of about 88$ per night. The cozy room of the hotel comes with Wi-Fi, TV with channels, minibar, and a private bathroom with a rain shower. Suites add a living room and complimentary breakfast.
The hotel also has a lobby lounge where few drinks are available, and the restaurant offers Western, Asian, and local Chinese cuisine. Some other facilities of the hotel are a rooftop fitness center, indoor pool, massage pool, sauna, and business center.
This sleek Shanghai Airline Travel Hotel is just 10 min drive from Pudong Airport and near to various attractions like Shanghai World Expo, Shanghai Zoo, Century Park, and many others. The hotel features amenities like a fitness room, beauty salon, chess room, business center, and amazing rooms at a very reasonable price of just about 60$.
The cozy room of the hotel comprises of a TV with cable channels, internet, sitting areas, safety box, and telephone. In addition to these, the room also offers a private bathroom with hot water, bathtub, hairdryer, and toiletries. The restaurant offers Chinese or western dishes, while a lobby bar offers buffet breakfast.
Some other amenities of the hotel are a 24-hour front desk, which offers daily newspapers, room service, and laundry services.
Holiday Inn Express Shanghai Zhabei, set in the downtown area of Shanghai, is about 10 min drive from People’s Square and 5 min walk from the nearest railway station. This hotel serves their guest in the best way possible at the prices of just about 72$ per night.
The guest room includes a TV, internet, working space, tea/coffee making equipment, a safety box, and a telephone. It also has a private bathroom with shower, hairdryer, bathtub and free toiletries.
The hotel also has a café that offers buffet breakfast, a restaurant, and a bar/lounge area. Some other amenities include a fitness center, golf course, and 24-hour reception that provides luggage storage, laundry services, and currency exchange facilities.
Set in the Minhang district, Dijon Hotel Shanghai is just 10 min drive from Hongqiao Airport and also near to various attractions like Qibao Ancient town, Hongqiao Pearl Town, and Shanghai Convection Center. The price of the room in this hotel is about 106$ per night.
The spacious guest room comes with a cableTV, free internet, and a private bathroom. Suites are furnished with Oriental accents and add living areas and luxurious toiletries. The restaurant provides a selection of international dishes, and in-room dining is also available.
Other services of the hotel consist of a fitness center, sauna rooms, a business center, and a tour desk.
This stylish Ramanda Plaza Shanghai Caohejing Hotel lies in the center of Coahejing Hi-Tech Park and is close to a Road Station and a Railway Station. The hotel also features facilities like a unique view of a garden, a fitness center, a spa, and a sauna with massage facilities and amazing rooms.
For all these services, the hotel only charges about 76$ per night. The guest room includes cable TV, internet, in-room safety box, minibar, and tea/coffee making equipment. A bathroom is also offered to its guests. Suites add meeting area and separate shower and bathtub.
The hotel also serves Cantonese, Fujian, Japanese, and Western cuisine in its restaurant, and the bar offers quality drinks.
Located in the Pudong district of Shanghai, Shanghai Deco Hotel is just 20 min drive from Shanghai Disneyland and about 14 min drive from Pudong International Airport. The hotel offers free Wi-Fi, parking, amazing rooms, and best services at just about 83$ per night.
The stylish guest room comes with cable TV, desk, phone, and coffee/tea making equipment. With these, it also provides a bathroom with bathrobes, a bathroom phone, and free toiletries. Buffet breakfast is served daily in the morning.
Some other amenities of the hotel are business center, luggage storage, and a 24-hour front desk that can provide tips of the area.
Set along the Huaihai Road, Mason Hotel is surrounded by shopping malls and restaurants and is just about 3 min stroll from Xiangyang Park. Some famous tourist attractions like Yu Garden and People’s Square are also nearby.
Lying in an amazing location and providing unique services, the hotel only charges about 99$ per night. The well-decorated guestroom of the hotel comprises of a satellite TV, internet, international direct-dial phones, a safety deposit box, and a minibar.
Suite bathroom comes with free toiletries, hair-dryer, and shower facilities. The restaurant offers an excellent selection of Shanghai cuisine. Some other amenities of the hotel are business center, meeting facilities, cash machine, currency exchange, and sightseeing arrangement at the front desk.
Set on the new Golden Bridge Road, Grand Madison Shanghai Jinqiao is just 5 min drive from the nearest metro station and 10 min drive from Shanghai International Exhibition Center.
The hotel features amazing rooms, an outdoor pool, fitness facilities, karaoke sessions, games room, and free internet. Besides, all these facilities, the hotel rooms only cost about 54$ per night. The elegant room of this hotel comes with an over-sized window, TV, sofa, and workspace.
Furthermore, the room also offers a private bathroom with hair-dryer and bathrobes. Yulan Xuan restaurant offers fresh seafood and Dim Sum, whereas Barossa offers Western meals.
This stylish Charms Hotel lies in downtown Shanghai close to the Nanjing Road pedestrian street, one of Shanghai’s best shopping areas. Attractions like Bund, Yu Garden, and People’s Square are also nearby the hotel.
Offering great location and services, it only charges about 40$ per night. The air-conditioned guest room includes satellite TV, wifi, microwave, and minibar. Suites bathroom comes with bathroom amenities and a hairdryer.
The on-site restaurant offers traditional Shanghai dishes, and drinks are served in the lobby bar. Some other amenities are a business center, karaoke, billiards room, a gym, and a beauty salon. The front desk can also help in arranging tours.