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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 20 April 2015

Ok, so i'll keep this short. We stayed in the magnificent for 5 nights over the Chinese New Year holidays in February of this year, during a time when hotel prices very quickly inflate - especially those in a prime location such as the Magnificent. So from reading other's reviews of this place, it seems apparent that people are very...

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Nusa Dua, Indonesia
Reviewed 11 March 2015

The hotel can be a little difficult to find if you follow the instructions from the Internet. However when you arrive the hotel is well equipped and the inclusive breakfast is very well received. The rooms are spacious and clean, with certain floors designated as non smoking. There are many local food outlets close by and the Shanghai metro is...

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2Thank travelexperience0
Krakow, Poland
Reviewed 12 February 2015

First of all it has a good location for sightseeing. We spent only one night there during our short stay in Shanghai. Room is clean and large but furniture and equipment is rather old. I had no problem with comunication with stuff. The breakfast was interesting :) there were more chinese food then continental. Hotel is close to the metro,...

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1Thank Maciek M
Melbourne
Reviewed 2 September 2014

The bed sheets hadn't been changed, simply remade, disgusting. The bed was like laying on a board - hardest bed i've ever laid in ever in my life. The toilet didn't work. Requested more pillows, they brought up an iron. That was funny.

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1Thank fuddsta
Porto Alegre, RS
Reviewed 22 June 2014

Stayed in this hotel for the second time after one year. Went to Shanghai again on a holiday to have some fun in this amazing city. The place combines good location with quite cheap price for Shanghai standards. It is 5 minutes walking from the nearest subway station. Also it is within walking distance of Nanjing Lu (~10-15min). The rooms...

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1Thank CarlosEduardo_trvl
Surprise, Arizona
Reviewed 29 May 2014

The location is excellent and the staff were very helpful when services were needed. The check in experience was average at best - not very friendly. The hotel has a decent entrance and the breakfast was very good but the rooms need some remodeling/updating especially the bathroom. Also, wireless internet availability only available in the lobby. Rooms only have hard-wired...

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1Thank George M
Shanghai, China
Reviewed 26 May 2014

This hotel refuses to hold anything at the front desk for guests for guests friends to pick up gifts one-two hours later. Even refuses to call a messenger service to pick up gifts from guests to their in town guests. Completely horrible service. Worst hotel anyone could possibly stay at.

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2Thank Jimmy Y
Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 April 2014

Driving by I noticed the Magnificent Hotel and suggested to my fellow travellers that a hotel with a name like that certainly wouldn't be. When we did a u-turn and stopped outside, I knew we were in for an experience! As this was the last night in China, and having experienced quality accommodation it was a little disappointing. The room...

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3Thank Buckoinchch
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 24 March 2014

Unfortunately, not a good experience. The hotel and my room smelled absolutely awfully of old smoking and dirt. The bed was hard as a rock. The carpet was dirty. The internet did not work in the room and was close to non-working in the lobby. The staffs were rude, impolite and unprofessional, they ignore you – and it is almost...

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1Thank Tine_TIKA
Osaka, Japan
Reviewed 17 December 2013

Most important point: Great value for the area. Any time complaints might pop into your head, just remind yourself of the price you are paying. You could stay in a posh hotel a ten minute walk from here and spend literally seven or eight times the price. So, with the bargain pricing in mind, here are some comments... Rooms are...

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People’s Square
People’s Square brings with it all the excitement you would expect from the town square of one of the biggest cities in the world. The area around People’s Square and People’s Park is always a abuzz with activity. Oceans of local and foreign tourists flow in and out of the area every day to see grand museums, go shopping and eat at some of Shanghai’s most storied food centers. Shanghai residents, meanwhile, live and work in the many residential and office high-rises. While much of Shanghai stays busy late into the night, this really is an area that never sleeps with glitzy nightclubs keeping people up until the wee hours of the morning.
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  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Magnificent International Plaza Hotel

Address: No.381 Xizang South Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200021, China
Region: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > People’s Square
Price Range: $54 - $108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Magnificent International Plaza Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 185
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“If you still decide to stay in this hotel, I suggest you choose at least a DELUXE room...”
 of 5 bubbles JOHNSIU, 4 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Better view from the top floor”
 of 5 bubbles dytt65, 27 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a south facing room for an excellent view!”
 of 5 bubbles Irlandia2012, 19 Apr 2015 | Read review
“We looked at two separate room all seemed to be the same design with ample space and all the facilities expected in a business trip.”
 of 5 bubbles travelexperience0, 11 Mar 2015 | Read review
“The higher the better because of the view”
 of 5 bubbles maciek198407, 11 Feb 2015 | Read review
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