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This waterfront area below the most famous section of the Huangpu River has undergone multiple phases of development that started when the Waterhouse Hotel opened its doors. Though it’s been slower to catch on than people expected, every year something new and exciting opens up and gives people a reason to keep calling the South Bund the "Next Big Thing." There are a couple of landmark hotels and restaurants of excellent quality that serve as anchors, and multiple annual events such as beer festivals, art and fashion fairs and music shows take advantage of the wide spaces, waterfront location and the tiny man-made beach to host huge crowds of people. Wandering about the newness, one can stumble upon authentic Chinese life in the stone gates of people’s residences or the street markets.
I spend over 100 night in Marriott reward hotel annually. This is the worst place I ever experienced.
The pillow is too soft and no other options. So I have to sacrifice my sleep. There is no face wash cloth so I have to use...More
It has been my second stay at the Waterhouse in Shanghai. I did love my stay in the paste but this time you could actually see that the hotel needs a major renovation in order to get back on track.
The rooms are still ok...More
Stayed one night (room 32) which was one of the suites - great size room and amazing views. The joinery in room appeared worn out / paint peeling etc - we couldn’t quite work out if this was the look or lack of maintenance!
The Waterhouse is a fairly new player in Shanghai. It is not one of the big hotels. Located at the south end of the Bund it is a bit out... you need to walk a bit to the next subway station or you need to...More
The environment of the hotel is really seedy. The rooms was tiny and the balcony as mentioned in the room description was just too tiny to stand on it and with on top of that an awful view and big lorries driving just underneath on...More