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Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai

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Suzhou, China
Reviewed 8 November 2016

I have spent 2 nights in this serviced apartment. It is perfect for a family as you have 2 rooms, 2 bathrooms, livingroom and kitchen,. Clean, perfect location ( very close to subway), very fast wifi, nice staff. Breakfast is so and so as it is not so rich and bathrooms are a bit small and with not so much...

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Tina L, Manager at Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai. We appreciated your feedbacks and it was nice to know that you did enjoyed the stay this time. All the teams from Somerset Xu Hui are looking forward to welcoming you soon in the near future. thanks.

Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We stayed two times, first time in 19th floor, second time in 28th floor. Both appartments were in excellent conditions, view was excellent especially from the 28th floor. Appartments were very clean and staff and housekeeping were friendly and helpful. All front desk staff spoke good English. Location is very close to the metro from where access to central locations...

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Tina L, General Manager at Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear Customer We were delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us. At the same time, we are happy to have met your expectations in service and quality standards. Receiving such positive feedback from our residents motivates us to further improve our commitment to delivering good service. Once again, thank you for your valued patronage. From all of...

Aarhus, Denmark
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Had a room on the 11th floor. Fast elevators. My door to the balcony could not close proberly, so there was some noice from the street in the livingroom. None in the bedroom! The western breakfast selection was very limited comparred to other hotels. Fitness area is very nice.

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Tina L, General Manager at Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear Thomas, thank you for choosing our property. We hope can have more and more chance to provide you better apartments & better service in the future. Thank you for your supporting!

Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel located just a few steps away from Metro Station. Local food stalls and convenience stores nearby which provided variety of food around the clock at a value price. Stayed in 2-bedroom apartment for a week and the apartment was comfortable. Not super huge in size but spacious enough for four of us to work and play. Staff are...

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Tina L, General Manager at Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear Thomas We were delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us. At the same time, we are happy to have met your expectations in service and quality standards. Receiving such positive feedback from our residents motivates us to further improve our commitment to delivering good service. Once again, thank you for your valued patronage. From all of...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Staff is extremely friendly, helpful and polite. Apartment is very new and clean with a balcony with great night views. Kitchen is well equipped with a washing machine/dryer. Apartment has great facilities - swimming pool, gym, children's play room and a tennis court. Breakfast has a great variety however number of guests allowed to dine for free is limited. Apartment...

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Tina L, General Manager at Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear Customer We were delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us. At the same time, we are happy to have met your expectations in service and quality standards. Receiving such positive feedback from our residents motivates us to further improve our commitment to delivering good service. Once again, thank you for your valued patronage. From all of...

Shanghai, China
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Really enjoyed myself. Excellent access to Metro. Staff friendly and knowledgeable. Breakfast was a nice cross section Chinese and Western food. Gym adequate. Pool looked nice but did not swim. Surrounding neighborhood had several delightful surprises. Did not fee like I was in a huge city.

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Tina L, Manager at Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai. We are delighted to know that you were enjoyed the stay and service. Looking forward to welcoming you in the near future. thank you and all the best!

Tehran, Iran
Reviewed 7 September 2016

It is a nice apartment , very well clean and it is recommended to stay with Family. The breakfast was only local type which was not my choice and the swimming pool was nice but water temperature was cold for kids. Location seems not the best but relatively OK to my consideration.

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Thank you for choosing Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai as your prefered accommodation. We appreciate your supports and looking forward to welcoming you again soon.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We're in Shanghai to visit the new Disneyland and the Somerset Xu Hui is seriously the perfect accommodation for visiting families. We are in a 3 bedroom apartment style room with 2 full bathrooms. There is a kitchen (with a washing machine) & lounge area with a couch & dvd player and a full dining area. Having come from small...

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Tina L, General Manager at Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai, responded to this review

Dear Customer We were delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us. At the same time, we are happy to have met your expectations in service and quality standards. Receiving such positive feedback from our residents motivates us to further improve our commitment to delivering good service. Once again, thank you for your valued patronage. From all of...

Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Good location and cleaness, they have what we look for our business trip. Since it's quiet location, taxi driver could not find the place some time. The break fast could be improved, I always walk and grab coffe at the coffee shop instead of having break fast at the hotel.

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Thank you for choosing Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai as your prefereed accommodation. We are now reviewing our breakfast menu and hope can see the improvement in the near future. We appreciated your supports and looking forward to welcoming you soon.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We stayed only 2 nights, excellent location to go an explore, the underground is just 2 minutes away. Also there are nice shops and restaurants and bar nearby. Try to get a room on a high floor. Staff also very friendly. If you want to use the swimming pool you need to wear a swimming cap.

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Dear Customer We were delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us. At the same time, we are happy to have met your expectations in service and quality standards. Receiving such positive feedback from our residents motivates us to further improve our commitment to delivering good service. Once again, thank you for your valued patronage. From all of...

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Staying in Former French Concession

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Former French Concession
While there are technical borders to the area formerly governed by the French in Shanghai, the "French Concession" of today is an amorphous neighborhood that is a favorite of the city's foreign residents. While it is mostly within the Xuhui district, residents will sometimes include parts of Jing'an and Luwan in their mental maps of the Former French Concession. The area seems frozen in time, characterized by quiet, tree-lined avenues, French-style villas, interesting boutiques, lively bars and quaint cafes that are not typical of China. All of these mix and mingle with local life as Chinese markets and lanehouse communities are peppered throughout. Denizens of the Former French Concession can spectate a mahjong game on the street or get their bike checked at a tiny bike repair store on the way to their refurbished apartment tucked away among Chinese family homes.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An ideal location for utives and their families, Somerset Xu Hui is centrally located in the heart of Shanghai’s prestigious Xu Hui residential district. It is minutes drive away from the Xujiahui Commercial Centre, which offers a wide array of fashionable shopping, gourmet cuisine and entertainment. International culinary, academic, cultural and social pursuits can be found at the nearby Huaihai Road. Free musical and drama performances can also be enjoyed at the adjacent Xujiahui Park. Combining tranquility with convenience, Somerset Xu Hui offers a large range of apartments, each complete with a spacious living and dining area, a fully-equipped kitchen, a top-quality home entertainment system and broadband internet access. Our 24-hour security system provides a safe environment for you and your family. For a balanced lifestyle, Somerset Xu Hui organizes Reservations residents’ programmes, including group gatherings, city explorations and sports activities. For recreation, relax and enjoy our fitness centre, swimming pool, jacuzzi and sauna. Our helpful, caring staff and personalized attention is the core of our signature Heartware service, which is our commitment to tailor each residence to your individual needs. Conducting business at Somerset Xu Hui is easy and convenient. With WiFi zones and our efficient Business Centre, you will have complete business connectivity from the comfort of your home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai

Address: No.888 Shaanxi Nan Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai 200031, China
Region: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > Former French Concession , Dapuqiao
Price Range: $156 - $261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Somerset Xu Hui Shanghai 4*
Number of rooms: 167
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“The highest the best”
 of 5 bubbles LorenzoB637, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors have good view and probably less noise.”
 of 5 bubbles ralfw271, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I stayed in a one bedroom which was adequate for one, but probably not for two people for a longer stay. ”
 of 5 bubbles stevenr0bertd, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“High floor rooms the best”
 of 5 bubbles HarryR28, 9 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Select newly renovated rooms ! Double layer of glass window, so noise level is much lower compared to old units !”
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 of 5 bubbles YanSeongL, 4 Jan 2016 | Read review
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