• The Peninsula Shanghai is the only new building on the historic riverfront, the Bund. The hotel includes the former British Consulate building, combining Shanghai’s history with the modern era.
  • On a bend in the river at the heart of the city, the Peninsula has far-reaching views along Shanghai’s famous Bund and across to Pudong’s 21st-century skyline.
  • Rooms and suites feature Art Deco–style décor and Chinese design accents. Select suites offer private terraces and balconies to enjoy sweeping river views and outdoor dining.
  • The award-winning Sir Elly’s serves modern European cuisine with an emphasis on fresh local produce. The award-winning Yi Long Court offers exquisite Cantonese dishes. Savor afternoon tea in The Lobby with live music, or enjoy a cocktail at The Compass Bar or Salon de Ning.
  • Swim in the indoor heated infinity edge pool, or lounge on the outdoor terrace. The Peninsula Spa offers a steam room and sauna, with classic Art Deco décor. The Oriental Life Dance includes a body scrub, facial cleanse, and therapeutic massage with warm stones and oil.
  • Explore Shanghai with The Peninsula Academy’s exclusive programs. Visit the design house of a Shanghai fashion guru for a private guided tour. Accompany the curator of the first automobile museum in China through the Shanghai Auto Museum.


We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.

  • Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
  • Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
  • Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
  • Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
  • Complimentary private airport transfers.
  • Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
  • Early check-in and late check-out.
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi.
  • Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.

A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.


Shanghai is an exciting city, packed with historic and modern architecture and a spectacular skyline. Although the hotel’s spa, leisure and dining facilities have much to keep you there, exploring the shopping, restaurants, galleries, museums and attractions of Shanghai is an unforgettable experience.

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The Peninsula Shanghai View

Opened on the historic Bund in 2009, The Peninsula Hotels’ flagship hotel in Mainland China and a beacon of luxury hospitality on the city’s iconic riverfront promenade. Equipped with extraordinary facilities, world-class services and critically acclaimed Michelin star-rated restaurants, The Peninsula Shanghai harmonises effortlessly exquisite Art Deco-inspired interiors with contemporary comforts. The Peninsula Shanghai was once again named a Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star hotel in 2020, the ninth consecutive year that the hotel has received the coveted ranking in the publisher’s annual announcement of the world’s finest hotels and No.1 of The Best Hotels in Shanghai by Travel + Leisure’s The World’s Best Awards of 2019.

A thoroughly modern Art Deco masterpiece on the Bund with spectacular river views, The Peninsula Shanghai is uniquely poised to offer unparalleled service and the ultimate luxury experience. The most spacious rooms in Shanghai feature huge dressing rooms with superbly crafted wooden vanities. The sumptuous marble and natural stone bathrooms are the ultimate indulgence. With separate rain shower and deep soak bath, guests can create the ultimate in-room spa experience at the touch of a button. Superlative amenities and toiletries from Oscar de la Renta add yet another level to the impeccable Peninsula service. Dine at Sir Elly’s – Shanghai’s premier Michelin-starred dining destination serves Modern European cuisine paired with breathtaking views of the Bund, Huangpu River and Pudong skyline. Seek pure indulgence for the mind and body at the 1930s Art Deco-inspired Peninsula Spa. The hotel’s unique fleet of luxury cars includes our signature Extended Wheelbase Rolls-Royce Phantoms.

The Peninsula’s 235 Guest Rooms & Suites have Art Deco elegance and breathtaking Huangpu River and skyline views plus the newest in-room technology with plasma screen TVs and Nespresso coffee machines, iPod docking stations and complimentary Wi-Fi as standard. Superior Rooms are the hotel’s most basic category but are comfortable and spacious, or choose for a Deluxe Room for great city views. Deluxe Garden, River and Terrace Rooms are bigger still with fantastic views and the Grand Deluxe River Room has the addition of a wonderful private terrace. The hotel has many types of suites to suit all tastes, size requirements and budgets culminating in the voluminous Astor, Majestic, Palace and Peninsula Suites which have living rooms, dining rooms, terraces, and are the ultimate in glamorous Shanghai accommodation with the Palace having a private lift and the Peninsula having a private gym.

Peninsula Shanghai Executive Suite Bedroom

Executive Suites

Executive Suites are corner suites with windows on two sides with views of the gardens of the former British Consulate. The Art Deco narrative is expressed through soft earth tones and plush velvets on the sofas and arm chairs. The entrance foyer acts as a conduit between the living room and bedroom and bathroom, and the suites can also connect to Deluxe Garden Rooms for additional accommodation.

Peninsula Shanghai Majestic suite Bedroom

Majestic Suite

The Majestic Suite is a dramatic statement of imperial luxury and opulence and also harks back to the Majestic Hotel that was part of the origins of The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Limited. The double-height ceilings and decorative fireplaces are truly magnificent, creating a vast living and dining environment fit for an Emperor. A private balcony overlooks Pudong, while the double-height dining room can seat up to 12 guests in true Peninsula style. A host of Peninsula amenities and services are included to make a stay in this suite an unforgettable experience.

Peninsula Shanghai Grand Deluxe Suite

Grand Deluxe Suite

Grand Deluxe Suites offer guests panoramic views from the spacious sitting-room. The elegant circular entrance foyer has an impressive tapestry and connects each area of the suite. A spacious seating area and four-person dining table blend seamlessly with the executive desk and the host of high tech Peninsula amenities that includes a telescope for commanding viewing.

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Palace Suite

The Palace Suite is another of the themed suites that takes its name from an original Hong Kong and Shanghai Hotels’ property, the Palace Hotel of the 1920s. This unique space is the largest private terrace on The Bund, and also features a marquee for all-weather entertaining, launches and events. With a dedicated entertainment room with a grand piano and a pantry for discreet service, The Palace Suite is a fine example of lavish Art Deco style.

Peninsula Shanghai Deluxe River Suite Bedroom

Deluxe River Suite

Deluxe River Suites have a choice of views over the Huangpu and Pudong or the Suzhou Creek and the historic Garden Bridge. The suites have muted tones of chocolate, grey and beige that give a sense of luxury. Featuring a sound system and 46-inch television making this room an intimate oasis of relaxation.

Peninsula Shanghai Astor Suite

Astor Suite

The Astor Suite takes its inspiration from the origins of The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels’ beginnings in Shanghai with the Astor Hotel. Ensuring total privacy, the suite is a homage to Art Deco romanticism and is especially popular with honeymooners. A stunning landscaped outdoor terrace with outdoor seating, a dining area and its own Jacuzzi can be accessed from both the living area and the bedroom. Floor-to-ceiling windows opening onto the terrace bathe this suite in natural sunlight during the day, while mood lighting and exceptional views of the lights and atmosphere of The Bund create an intimate oasis at night. Grand Deluxe River Room may be connected if required.

Peninsula Shanghai Deluxe Suite Living Room

Grand Deluxe River Suite

To step into the Grand Deluxe River Suite at The Peninsula is a magnificent experience in Shanghai. Seeing is believing, from the imposing circular entrance hall with its tapestry, to this suite’s unique Bund, Huangpu River and Pudong views from the spacious sitting room, while the bedroom overlooks the former British Consulate gardens.

Peninsula Shanghai Deluxe Garden Suite Bedroom

Peninsula Suite

The Peninsula Suite is the hotel’s Presidential Suite, regularly hosting international dignitaries and celebrities. Offering breathtaking views along The Bund and to Pudong across the Huangpu River, this ultimate two-bedroom suite features a two-storey grand dining room, living room with a working fireplace and a balcony, study, guest powder room, private gym and a fully-equipped kitchen and pantry. The Suite includes a second bedroom and can connect with a Deluxe Room should a third bedroom be required.

Peninsula Shanghai Deluxe Garden Suite Living Room

Deluxe Garden Suite

Deluxe Garden Suites feature magnificent views over the gardens of the former British Consulate, and offer a separate living and dining room with a dining table for four and a fireplace.

Peninsula Shanghai Superior Room

Superior Room

The Art Deco-styled Superior Rooms have been designed to create the feeling of being in a suite. The rooms are subdivided into discrete areas of bedroom, bathroom and dressing room with a privacy door that can close the bedroom. Featuring classic Art Deco furnishings and a colour theme of noble blue or celadon green, making the room stylish, comfortable and convenient.

Peninsula Shanghai Dexlue Room

Deluxe Room

Deluxe Rooms blend traditional Peninsula standards of luxury and state-of-art technology with historical references in a stylish, glamorous setting. With city views overlooking the hotel fountain, forecourt or the historic 1920s International Settlement buildings.

Peninsula Shanghai Deluxe Garden Room

Deluxe Garden Room

Deluxe Garden Rooms offer a soothing green vista of trees, looking towards the historic Wai Bai Du iron bridge across Suzhou Creek, an iconic feature of old Shanghai. In tones of celadon green, cerulean blue and ivory, the interior design incorporates a number of traditional materials used in Shanghai in the 1920s, the rich figures of mahogany and ebony for the loose furniture and millwork, and the dramatic contrasts of black Noir St Laurent and off-white St Talino stones.

Peninsula Shanghai Grand Deluxe River Room

Grand Deluxe River Room

The expansive Grand Deluxe River Rooms feature spectacular Huangpu River and Pudong skyline views. The welcoming lobby and exceptionally spacious and stylish living and sleeping areas give these rooms the grand feeling of an elegant suite. Bright and airy, the space is accented with plush blue upholstery. These rooms offer a perfect setting for in-room dining against a stunning river backdrop.

Peninsula Shanghai Deluxe River Room

Deluxe River Room

The bright and airy Deluxe River Rooms have unparalleled views of the Huangpu River and the ever-changing skyline of Pudong. Rooms are elegantly appointed in neutral tones highlighted with sleek black lacquer fittings and antique ceramics.

Peninsula Shanghai Deluxe Terrace Room

Deluxe Terrace Room

The two Deluxe Terrace Rooms are richly appointed with mahogany and ebony furniture and millwork and the dramatic contrasts of black Saint Laurent and off-white Saint Talino stones. The private outdoor terraces are perfect for breakfast or an intimate evening meal from the legendary Peninsula In-Room Dining menu.

The Peninsula Shanghai has five restaurants and bars including Sir Ellys, well known for its unbeatable views across the Bund and its delectable modern European cuisine and Yi Long Court which serves Cantonese delights. The Compass Bar, Salon De Ning and The Lobby all serve an array of drinks including some of the city’s finest cocktails.

Peninsula Shanghai Sir Elly's Terrace

Sir Elly's Terrace and Rooftop Bar

The grand Sir Elly’s Terrace provides a 270-degree evening experience with magnificent panoramas of the Huangpu River, Suzhou Creek and Pudong skyline. A popular meeting spot for Shanghai’s guests, the Terrace pairs signature cocktails, chilled wines and rare whiskeys with a selection of light dishes to share as the sun sets over Shanghai, or late into the night at one of its famous alfresco parties.

Peninsula Shanghai Sir Elly's Private Dining

Sir Elly's Restaurant

Shanghai’s premier Michelin-starred dining destination serves Modern European cuisine paired with breathtaking views of the Bund, Huangpu River and Pudong skyline. Featuring contemporary dining experiences inspired by classic French culinary techniques and the freshest local produce.

Peninsula Shanghai Yi Long Court

Yi Long Court

Diners at Yi Long Court can enjoy Michelin-starred Executive Chinese Chef, Tang Chi Keung’s exquisite Cantonese dishes and modern adaptations of classic Chinese dishes. Signature dishes include organic tomato soup with giant grouper fillet, barbecued Jiangsu Kurobuta pork and fried rice with king crab, Jin Hua ham and fresh vegetables.

Peninsula Shanghai The Lobby

The Lobby

Sweet and savoury treats by Executive Pastry Chef Lucien Gautier grace The Lobby daily for the much-celebrated Peninsula Afternoon Tea, while an a la carte menu offers guests an impressive selection of international and Asian favourites. The Lobby Strings play every afternoon before a live jazz band takes over in the evenings.

Peninsula Shanghai The Compass Bar Terrace

Compass Bar

Pair a classic Martini with a light snack from The Compass Bar’s menu of creative bar snacks, including spiced lamb lollipops and mini Wagyu burgers. Weather permitting, The Compass Bar’s garden terrace is a perfect al fresco option for finer days and nights.

Peninsula Shanghai Salon de Ning Bar

Salon de Ning

Madame Ning was glamorous, unique and a 1920s international socialite. Her spirit lives on at The Peninsula Shanghai’s nightspot, Salon de Ning. Animal prints with dramatic oil paintings, draping silks and cascading chandeliers lend a seductive ambience within which guests enjoy iconic cocktails or a bottle of Salon de Ning Rose Champagne accompanied by live music.

The Peninsula Shanghai’s indoor heated swimming pool is with its adjoining outdoor terrace, which is perfect for laps or simply a refreshing dip at your leisure. The Peninsula Spa is over 1,250 sq m (13,455 sq ft) of pure indulgence for the mind and body – from holistic healing treatments to state-of-the art modern therapies.

Peninsula Shanghai Spa Treatment Room


One of only four spas in Mainland China to have been awarded the prestigious Five-Star rating from the pioneering Forbes Travel Guide 2017, The Peninsula is a bastion of luxurious wellness treatments and relaxing retreats. You’ll leave feeling refreshed, according to Forbes, “whether you indulge in the Oriental Thermal infusion to eliminate toxins of your tired feet kneaded with some reflexology.”

Peninsula Shanghai Swimming Pool


Breathtaking is the only word to describe The Peninsula Shanghai’s indoor heated swimming pool, complete with an Art Deco fireplace. The pool and surrounding area, with doors to the outdoor terrace, are clad in intense navy blue and white tiling. At 82 ft (25m) long, 24.6 ft (7.5m) wide and 4.4 ft (1.35 m) deep, the pool is large enough for swimming laps. Additional facilities include a steam room and sauna. After a dip, wind down on the terrace and enjoy a Naturally Peninsula meal, specially designed to be healthy, nutritious and low in fat and cholesterol, while overlooking the lush green landscape of the former British Consulate.

Peninsula Shanghai Fitness center

Fitness Club

Professional personal trainers are at guests’ disposal to offer expert advice and guidance at The Fitness Centre, which is fully equipped with the latest Life Fitness gym equipment, comprehensive free weights, treadmills, cardiovascular equipment and exercise balls. All machines have built-in TV and audio facilities.

Area & Location

Area, Country
Shanghai, China
Nearest Airport
Shanghai Pudong International Airport, Shanghai
Local Currency
Chinese Yuan/Renminbi (CNY/RMB)
Time Change
GMT +8
Mandarin Chinese
Best time to go
May through September.

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