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Jacob Montrasio

Renaissance Shanghai Yu Garden Hotel

Watch the stunning nighttime skyline of Shanghai from our pool. The floor-to-ceiling windows come right to the water's edge for a breathtaking unobstructed view.

Soak up Shanghai’s breathtaking skyline while you relax poolside at our incredible Yu Garden Hotel. The heritage of Yu Garden and its old-world architecture have been worked seamlessly into this majestic resort, with the luxurious guest rooms centered around a stunning courtyard fountain. We also offer a newly renovated 21st-floor function room and an artistically designed lounge on the 22nd floor, which means we have you covered, whatever your reason for visiting. We are just a few minutes’ walk from the famous Old Town and several other must-see attractions, and our Navigator Morgan can help you discover the very best this incredible city has to offer.

The amenities

  • Plush Bedding
  • Personal Navigator
  • JOYA NYC Fragrance
  • Multi-Cultural Cuisine
  • Rooftop Swimming Pool
  • Argus Amenities
  • JZ Lounge at Rooftop
Full hotel details

Saint Ignatius Cathedral

Dazzling architecture has kept this Western-style cathedral an iconic religious destination for over a hundred years now.
Standing on Puxi Lu, this Roman Catholic cathedral’s majestic Gothic architecture stands out as an extraordinary edifice amidst the cutting edge urban chaos of Shanghai. Though the stunning cathedral looks like an ancient structure, it was built fairly recently in 1905 by French Jesuits. One of the most visited places of worship in the region, it attracts tourists and locals alike.
Address:158 Puxi Road, Shanghai, 200030
phone:+86 21 6438 4632
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Judy's Too

Celebrate by coming to Judy's for a night of dancing and good food. Go downstairs for high energy fun and upstairs for relaxing.
Probably the most popular bar and dance venue on weekends, it first opened in 1996 as a small bar named Judy's, blocks away from the current site. “Judy” really exists, in fact, you can often see her near the bar, watching the crowds of revelers. Downstairs, Judy's features a long wooden bar and open space for dancing. Live entertainment events are hosted here on a regular basis.
Address:331 Tongren Lu, Near Yan'an Lu, Shanghai, 200023
phone:+86 21 6289 3715

Nan Xiang Xiao Long Bao

Nan Xiang is the most authentic dumpling place in town.
For over a century Nan Xiang Xiao Long Bao has served the best hot soup and dumplings in Shanghai. The restaurant is located in the Yu Garden area, near the Zigzagbridge.
Address:No 85 Yu Yuan Road, Yu Garden, Shanghai, 200010
phone:+86 21 6355 4206

South Bund Fabric Market

South Bund Fabric Market is just the right place to get a gift for family and friends.
South Bund Fabric Market sells tailor-made suits and other materials are available at reasonable prices. The best part of the Fabric Market is that you will get your suit on the same day.
Address:No 399 Lu Jia Bang Road, Nan Pu Bridge, Shanghai, 200010
phone:+86 21 63772236

XinShang Digital Square

Looking for a computer hardware or need to replace an old one? This market is ideal for checking the newest gadgets.
As the name suggests, XinShang Digital Square in Shanghai is every tech lover's dream come true. Head there if you're looking to upgrade to the latest software or to switch to high-definition. Check out the new and up-coming gadgets to hit the market, including electronics and digital cameras.
Address:99 East Huaihai Road, Shanghai, 200000

Peace Hotel Jazz Bar

There are often jazz band performances here that entertain the patrons.
Located at the Peace Hotel on the first floor, this bar is full of nostalgia and the elegant style of old Shanghai. The band, composed of some tuned elderly people, is talented. Relish delicious snacks as you sip cocktails and enjoy jazz music.
Address:No 20 East Nan Jing Road, Bund, Shanghai, 200010
phone:+86 21 6321 6888

Oriental Pearl TV Tower

The Oriental Pearl TV Tower is one of the highest towers in Asia.
The Oriental Pearl TV Tower is one of Shanghai's iconic buildings. Inside the tower there is a revolving restaurant, a viewing deck, and facilities such as the Shanghai Urban History Museum.
Address:No 1 Century Avenue, Lu Jia Zui, Shanghai, 200010
phone:+86 21 5879 1888

M on the Bund

M on the Bund has won numerous awards for its outstanding achievement.
Since the day of its opening, M on the bund it has enjoyed a good reputation in Shanghai catering industry with its excellent culinary art, excellent service, and its friendly and warm atmosphere. It's situated at the top floor of a seven-story building on the Bund of the Huangpu River. This restaurant combines the classic Shanghai culinary style with the modern design elements of the 21st century.
Address:No 20 Guang Dong Road, Shanghai, 200001
phone:+021 63509988

KABB Bar & Grill

Kabb's offers food, drinks and ambiance like you would find in the States. The Truffle Steak is a seasonal favorite.
Red decor combined with romantic candlelight create an impressive atmosphere that makes KABB a chic place. The restaurant serves home-style western cuisine in an old Shanghai building, where people of different countries come to enjoy themselves. Their menu features a wide selection of salads, sandwiches, pastas and steaks. The Chicken Feta Pasta and New Zealand Lamb Chops are recommended.
Address:999 Middle Huai Hai Road, LG1-142, Shanghai, 200021
phone:+86 21 6448 3039
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Wulixiang Shikumen Museum

Experience what life inside a 1920s Shikumen-style home was like at the flawlessly recreated exhibits of the Wulixiang museum.
Ever wondered what a traditional house in Shanghai looked like before everything became modernized? Find out for yourself at the Wulixiang-Shikumen Open House, a well-preserved Shikumen house rooted in tradition. The excellent house museum takes visitors through the lifestyle of the people in the Shanghai of yesteryear. Don't be surprised if some of the older folk from your family get nostalgic.
Address:181 Taicang Lu, Number 25, Shanghai, 200020
phone:+86 21 3307 0337

Ba Yan Ka La

Using traditional Chinese herbs, these naturally-produced soaps, lotions and candles will rejuvenate and restore mind and body.
This unique boutique is located fairly centrally in Shanghai. Here you can get all kinds of natural beauty products and cosmetics. The majority of their products use the properties and ingredients of traditional Chinese herbal medicine, especially those that have been known to improve skin revitalization, nourishment and detoxification.
Address:1221 Changle Lu, Shanghai, 200030
phone:+86 21 5403 6131

Bund Beach

Spend a warm summer day lounging on this popular man-made beach, which even offers a swimming pool for the kids.
You don't have to leave the views of Shanghai's skyline behind to go to the beach. Relax in a wooden lounge chair with a cold beverage right in the city at Bund Beach. This man-made beach offers spectacular views of the city's skyscrapers and the water. When you visit, you also have access to a shallow swimming pool, which is mostly used by kids. This beach is a great way to spend a day of fun in the sun without going far. 
Address:421 Waima Lu, Shanghai
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Cheng Cheng's Art Salon

Dine on traditional Chinese dishes while surrounded by copious amounts of paintings and artifacts from Shangai’s storied past.
The name might have you expecting an art gallery, but Cheng Cheng’s Art Salon is actually a restaurant. Whatever the tag, Cheng Cheng's cuisine and art-lined walls never cease to delight art lovers and curious parties alike. Diners are literally surrounded by excellent works of art ranging from paintings and murals to posters and artful objects. Food is given equal preference here and there are plenty of vegetarian options on the menu as well. It’s certainly a must-have experience while you’re in the city.
Address:164 Nanchang Lu, Shanghai, 200020
phone:+86 21 5306 5462
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The Thing

Specializing in trendy and functional street wear for men and women, watch out for their printed hoodies and slick outerwear.
This store can be found right in the center of Shanghai. Step inside and find yourself surrounded by edgy, urban fashions for all. All kinds of graphic tees, dresses, hats, jeans, hoodies and more abound in a rainbow of color, patterns and prints. The friendly staff is always willing to help you pick out the perfect casual 'fit.
Address:276 Changle Road, Shanghai, 200020
phone:+86 21 6384 9229

Gintei Teppanyaki Sushi

Chefs whip up sushi delights right at your table at this Japanese teppanyaki-style restaurant. Bring an appetite to match.
A traditional sushi and teppanyaki restaurant, the Japanese cuisine served here is very popular. The restaurant has a reasonably priced, all-you-can-eat deal offered on week days, as well as an a la carte menu. The ambiance is laid back with the emphasis placed on the excellent cuisine. This budget eatery is a favorite among the corporate, foreigners and local alike. Do try the scintillating beef and lamb dishes and be sure to book in advance.
Address:75 Nan Hui Road, Shanghai, 200010
phone:+86 21 6218 1932
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Alchemist Cocktail Kitchen

The bartenders at this popular joint spice up boring old drinks with tons of cutting-edge techniques and whimsical ingredients.
Located inside the classy Sinan Mansions complex, The Alchemist provides a unique drinking experience. The experienced bartenders use unique ingredients such as Worcestershire sauce, celery bitters, Sichuan peppercorns, and coffee molasses to make exquisite cocktails that are sure to awaken your taste buds. Fitted with an oak-topped bar, marble tables, plush sofas, soft lounge music, and a laid-back atmosphere, it’s a great place to wind down.
Address:45 Sinan Road, Sinan Mansions, Block 32, Shanghai, 200020
phone:+86 21 6426 0660

Lv Bo Lang

This restaurant is well-known due to the famous patrons who have dined there.
Located in the city’s traditionally Chinese, Yu Garden, this restaurant is famous for traditional Shanghainese local cuisine. Shanghai cuisine in Lubolang Restaurant enjoys a high reputation, thanks to its fine selection of ingredients, exquisite operation, stable quality, and distinctive features.
Address:No 131 Yu Yuan Road, Yu Garden, Shanghai, 200010
phone:+86 21 6328 0602
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