Accommodation is the top priority when visiting any overseas city. This assumes all the more importance, if visiting the city during some international event like the Beijing Olympics 2008, which shall witness a tremendous influx of visitors. Shanghai since decades has been a commercial centre of China, inviting people from across the globe to do business in the city. The city of international repute hence already has a vast range of accommodation options to offer to the visitors. Apart from the existing hotels, the city has also geared up to accommodate people in new hotels, hostels, guesthouses opened in the wake of Olympic Games.
Shanghai is home to some of the most finest and luxurious hotels in
the world. Most of the international chains of hotels have their
hotels in Shanghai. The city also has several luxurious star rated
hotels of indigenous origins. The Delight Pacific Hotel,
InterContinental Pudong Shanghai, Oriental Riverside Hotel, Broadway
Mansions hotel, Anting Villa Hotel, Holiday Inn, Hilton Hotel, Hua
Ting Hotels & Towers, Shanghai Rainbow Hotel, Crowne Plaza and
Purple Mountain Hotel among others are some of the finest hotels of
Shanghai. These hotels will provide the ultimate luxurious
experience and make your stay in Shanghai absolutely majestic.
People visiting Shanghai with a budget and preferring to get an
accommodation suiting their pockets also have plenty of options in
the city. Shanghai has several middle and low budget hotels and
guest houses that do not cost a bomb to stay in. The middle price
range hotels too offer the visitors comfortable stay and make your
Shanghai tour a memorable experience. One will also find plenty of
hotels and guesthouses in Shanghai that offer basic facilities and
are very affordable to stay in. People who are traveling alone and
especially the youth can even plan to stay in youth hostels of
Shanghai. There are a host of hostels in Shanghai that provide
excellent accommodation and dining facilities at a moderate rate.
Some of the popular hostels of Shanghai are the Shanghai City
Central International Hostel, Koala International youth Hostel, Le
Tour Shanghai Youth hostel and Blue Mountain Youth Hostel among
others. Accommodation thus it seems is not much of a problem in
Shanghai, but to be on a safe side, it is always better to have
prior booking done.