The old and new are in perfect harmony at our boutique Shanghai Putuo Hotel. The nearby Jing'an Temple, with its peaked gold roofs, is one of Shanghai’s must-see historic attractions, whether you’re staying with us for business or pleasure. And if you are here to work, our location in the ZhenRu Sub-City Economic Polymer means you couldn’t find a better location in the city to do business. You can even impress your clients and colleagues with a meal in one of our in-house restaurants, including New Dynasty, serving some of the finest Cantonese cuisine in the area with Szechuan and Shanghainese offerings. Ask local Navigator Raymond for tips on exploring the neighborhood, including the famous Tongchuan Lu Fish Market.
Explore the buildings of Tian Zi Fang.
Tian Zi Fang's lanes and narrow alleys contain creative shops, galleries, and is a variety of coffee shops. In an idle afternoon, with the cool wind blowing gently,the air is full of the fragrance of coffee.
Address: Taikang Road No.210, Shanghai, China
Phone: +021 5465 7531
Opening hours: 09:00a.m.-11:00p.m.Hotel: Renaissance Shanghai Putuo Hotel
Distance: 6.5 mi
Escape the ubiquity of Tsing Tao with a proper Belgian beer at this European drafthouse.
Address: 181号 Jinxian Road, Lu Wan Qu, Shanghai, 200020, China
Phone: +86 21 3230 2595Hotel: Renaissance Shanghai Putuo Hotel
Distance: 5.1 mi
Visit the vibrant, landmarked enclave where Shanghai’s literary community thrived in the 20s and 30s.
Address: 123 Duolun Lu Cultural Road, Shanghai, ChinaHotel: Renaissance Shanghai Putuo Hotel
Distance: 5.9 mi
Sit at the long communal table and mix with a smart Shanghai crowd over pillowy hand-pulled noodles and spiced plum juice.
Address: 291 Fumin Lu, A Mansion 1F, Shanghai, China
Phone: +86 21 6170 1299Hotel: Renaissance Shanghai Putuo Hotel
Distance: 5.9 mi
Find China’s emerging designers and international stars like Vega Wang spread through three rooms of this breathtaking former lane house.
Address: 184 Fumin Lu, Shanghai, China
Phone: +86 21 3469 6926Hotel: Renaissance Shanghai Putuo Hotel
Distance: 5 mi
Reserve a private table with its own beer tap at this sleek brewery.
Address: 83 Fumin Lu, Shanghai, China
Phone: +86 21 5468 1077Hotel: Renaissance Shanghai Putuo Hotel
Distance: 4.9 mi
A veritable Shanghai institution, Yang's delectable fried dumplings keep the crowds lining up from open to closing time.
Yang's Fry Dumplings is famous throughout Shanghai. Their specialty, as hinted in the name, is the fried dumplings. These dumplings are fluffy little pillows of dough filled with soup and pork and then fried in batches in a huge wok. This produces a tender dumpling with a crispy, pan-fried bottom. If you want a genuine taste of Shanghainese street food, a stop at Yang's is definitely called for.
Address: 401 Changshou Road, Yaxin Square, Shanghai, 200060, China
Phone: +86 21 62 995 967Hotel: Renaissance Shanghai Putuo Hotel
Distance: 3.3 mi
Within the extravagant walls of Red Dawn, jewelry fanatics will find some of China’s most precious pearls, stones and jewels.
Shop for elegant pieces of finely crafted jewelry at this eclectic jewelry boutique in Yangpu. The designer makes intelligent use of a host of precious and semi-precious stones to create some stunningly unique pieces of jewelry. The collection of bracelets is worth a special mention and has to be checked out.
Address: 210 Taikang Lu, Room 105, Building 3, Shanghai, 200023, China
Phone: +86 21 6473 5066Hotel: Renaissance Shanghai Putuo Hotel
Distance: 6.5 mi
This small art museum packs a wallop! In addition to the wealth of paintings, you’ll also find tons of great video installations.
A stunning addition to Shanghai's ever evolving art scenario, Zendai has a firm focus on not only exhibiting art, but also promoting it among the general populace. The eclectic gallery features a good mix of upcoming as well as established artists. While the collection of contemporary Chinese art is fantastic, there's an equally good array of international art on display. The museum is actively involved in the city's cultural scenario and hosts a number of events aimed at disbursing art. A must-visit for art-lovers in Shanghai.
Address: 199-28 Fangdian Road, Shanghai, 200120, China
Phone: +86 21 5033 9805
Website: http://www.zendaiart.com/Hotel: Renaissance Shanghai Putuo Hotel
Distance: 11.3 mi
Whether catching a live performance inside or just checking out the majestic architecture, the Grand Theatre is a can’t-miss.
The Shanghai Grand Theatre is a magnificent addition to the city's arts and culture scene. On the northwest side of the busy People's Square, this architecturally striking and modern theater, hosts major international concerts and performances. It has played host to the Russian Kirov Ballet and the British Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Visitors can buy a ticket to tour the building, however, they would do better to purchase a ticket for a performance and have a look around for free.
Address: 300 Renmin Boulevard, People's Square, Shanghai, 200003, China
Phone: +86 21 6372 8702
Website: http://www.shgtheatre.com/Hotel: Renaissance Shanghai Putuo Hotel
Distance: 5.5 mi