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Bridgewater, New Jersey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice resort that promotes relaxation, serenity, Tai Chi, plenty of acreage to walk and enjoy nature. Good (Chinese) food on site, horseback riding, mini-karts race. Easy accessible, line 9 subway to Dongjing station, then a taxi ride (about 85 RMB).

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Miri, Malaysia
Reviewed 8 June 2016

The 50 km distance from the city center does not pose a problem as public transport is very cheap and convenient. Bus No. 3 stops right at the resort entrance and a RMB1 ride brings you to the bus terminal. From there an air conditioned express bus brings you to the city center at People's Park for RMB12. Beyond that,...

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California City, California
Reviewed 11 April 2016

1st of all, if you dont speak their dialect, you better download goggle translate, I learned the hard way. After I came back to the states, my bus. partner told me about the app. I flew into pvg airport, and was CHARGED 900 RMB (US about 134.00) for a hour and 30min taxi (van) ride to the resort. They got...

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River Edge
Reviewed 12 November 2015

The resort is hour and half by car from the central city of Shanghai, about 20 minutes to nearby a historical water city Zhu Jia Jiao. We had a 2BR villa. It was just remodeled with nice furnitures. There are enough kitchen supplies but no dishwasher. The full kitchen does not arranged properly that needs more space and outlets. However,...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 15 December 2014

Had a wonderful time at sun island. The staff were very friendly and we got a lot of assistance from the customer service group. The resort is a fair way from Shanghai but it's locationhas a nice rural feel and you are still able to visit a number of quaint river towns. The transport to Shanghai via the public buses...

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Erlangen, Germany
Reviewed 23 November 2014

The hotel (except the room) is very nice and the hotel staff are friendly. There is a very nice golf course. Everything is good apart from the bed which is very hard and uncomfortable. Hence, we did not sleep well during our 1-week stay. Another thing I did not like was the room service: On the last day before we...

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shanghai
Reviewed 5 August 2014

We are back again for a week this summer. The villa is nicely decorated, better than last time. Shuttle bus super convenient. Only complaint is the slides at the wave pool are closed the whole week we will be here. Apparently closed since early July and looks like nothing is being done to repair it.

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Shanghai
Reviewed 1 June 2014

I had no expectation when going to Sun Island. Sun Island was my D plan and I had never heard about it after the usual family resorts of such (Sheshan Meridien and Sofitel). I prepared myself for the worst but at least my friend owns the Italian restaurant there so worst case I would have spent the weekend enjoying the...

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1Thank Charles B
shanghai
Reviewed 28 April 2014

The hotel is located on a green island, about 45 minutes drive away from Shanghai. It is a great getaway for a weekend, either with family or friends. They have plenty of fun activities to fill up a day or two, but it will also cost you a lot of money. Excellent breakfast buffet included. The rooms are a bit...

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Gothenburg, Sweden
Reviewed 25 April 2014

I stayed at this resort for a team building activity and concluded that this is an option if You want to escape from the noisy Shanghai and get som relative quitness. The room I rented was relatively average ok, the villa other members rented was not ok, quite worn out and my suggestion is that these needs to be refurbished....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Golf Course
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sun Island Resorts, Shanghai is a leisure and wellness resort destination, located just outside of Shanghai city, surrounded by lush greenery and the Mao River, upstream of Huangpu River. The resort is a perfect escape from the busy streets of Shanghai with just 50-minute drive from Shanghai city or Pudong International Airport.With two 18-hole international golf courses, a man-made beach with wave pool and wide range of activities such as horse riding, handicraft workshop, yacht cruise and go-kart, the resort is an ideal getaway for the holidaymakers. The Wellness Research Centre on the island integrates Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) into spa treatments coupled with nutrition and wellness programme such as yoga and meditation to further enhance your wellbeing, is a sanctuary for guests to rejuvenate. With its iconic Mao Pagoda overlooking the island, one of the five ancient lighthouses left in China, ancient food streets and plenty of space, Sun Island Resorts, Shanghai offers a unique venue for teambuilding, incentive parties with an Oriental theme and for events and exhibitions. The Sunshine conference center in the resort offers state-of-the-art conference facilities for up to 500 people with ample meeting rooms for break out sessions or intimate high-powered meetings. Sun Island Resorts, Shanghai is an ideal getaway destination for guests looking to rejuvenate from the pressures of the big city and for corporate meetings and retreats to recharge the team for future challenges. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sun Island Resorts

Address: No.2588 Shentai Road, Qingpu District, Shanghai 201714, China
Region: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai
Price Range: $118 - $216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sun Island Resorts 4*
Number of rooms: 453
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Also Known As:
Sun Island Hotel Shanghai
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#8 On the Beach Hotel in Shanghai
#97 Spa Hotel in Shanghai
#233 Luxury Hotel in Shanghai
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“On site chalets very cosy, however, could be warmer. Heaters have to work hard”
 of 5 bubbles joek636, 15 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Choose the house from the Manager! It is the best.”
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  • Old, old and old!
  • Creepy Air Conditioner
 of 5 bubbles UnderWater888, 18 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Bring books and magazines to chill, really chill. Nothing much commercial here but that is the beauty and charm here.”
 of 5 bubbles EuForia_01, 16 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Avoid the river side rooms if your a light sleeper. Sometimes they dredge the river at night.”
 of 5 bubbles 78ScottS, 8 Apr 2013 | Read review
“The king rooms we stayed in were very clean”
 of 5 bubbles HeatherY802, 9 May 2012 | Read review
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