Shanghai is a city of glamour, mystique and heritage. We love Shanghai and, today, we decided to list the 10 best Design and Luxury Hotels in Shanghai. And all of them were designed by amazing high class design stars!
Banyan Tree Shanghai on the Bund
This stylish urban retreat was designed by Mix StudioWorks and its one of the best hotels in Shanghai. This hotel sits on the bank of the Huangpu River, giving guests a sense of serene relaxation even in the vibrant heart of Shanghai.
Grand Hyatt Shanghai
Situated at the Jin Mao Tower, the Grand Hyatt Shanghai is one of the highest hotels in the world! It’s also one of the most luxurious one. The amazing hotel was designed by architectural firm Hunter Douglas. This hotel’s central location in the Lujiazui financial district puts the whole of Shanghai at your feet.
Fairmont Peace Hotel
The regal Fairmont Peace Hotel was designed by the illustrious design firm HBA. This studio decided to combine Art Deco glamour with up-to-the-minute indulgence. Located in a prime spot right on Nanjing Road, China’s most famous shopping street, it’s an ideal base from which to explore the variety and excitement of Shanghai.
Four Seasons Hotel Shanghai at Pudong
The Four Seasons Hotel Shanghai at Pudong was designed by the prestigious design firm Wilson Associates and, today, its an ideal base for exploring the Pudong district! This hotel is, in fact, an amazing adition to its distinctive skyline and fast-paced, exciting atmosphere!
Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel
The amazing and highly acclaimed Japanese architect Arata Isozaki, already a winner of the Pritzker Award, was the man behind the amazing design of the high end Jumeirah Himalayas Hotel in Shanghai. This hotel is an excellent choice, with artwork and interior design inspired by China’s culture and history.
Mandarin Oriental Pudong
With an elegant contemporary design, the Mandarin Oriental Pudong is one of the best design hotels in China. Every space is like a work of art, and the facilities live up to the promise of the exquisite décor. This hotel was designed by architect Bernardo Fort-Brescia of Arquitectonica.
The PuLi Hotel and Spa
The PuLi Hotel and Spa is located in the heart of Shanghai. If you stay in this Hotel you’ll take advantage of the generous and comfortable rooms and a Michelin-starred restaurant. This amazing hospitality project was designed by Layan Design Group.
The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai
The lavish and elegant Ritz-Carlton Shanghai is located in the Pudong district. It’s part of a major skyscraper and it currently is located on the upper floors of a 58-floor tower, giving stunning views of the city in all directions. It has one of the highest rooftop bars in Asia and has an amazing architectural design. The prestigious firms B+H Architecture and Gensler are responsible for this amazing design hotel.
Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund
The award-winning Waldorf Astoria Shanghai on the Bund stands out from the crowd with its seamless combination of Baroque Revival architecture and a brand new building in modern style. John Portman & Associates were responsible for designing this luxury hotel!
Park Hyatt Shanghai
The amazing interior designer Tony Chi created, alongside his amazing team, the interiors of Park Hyatt Shangai, one of the tallest hotels in the world! If you’re looking for comfort, the Park Hyatt has the largest standard rooms in Shanghai, as well as high ceilings for a spacious feel, and every room is elegantly and luxuriously appointed with a walk-in dressing room.