The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong

Shanghai, Shanghai and Eastern China, China

At a Glance

  • Spectacular location atop a luxury skyscraper on the east bank of the Huangpu River

  • Vast ESPA Spa on the 55th floor offers relaxing treatments with a view

  • Rooms are opulent and stylish, with Art Deco styling and extraordinary city vistas

  • The hotel’s cocktail bar, Flair, is the highest in China

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Description

Perched atop a 58 storeys tower, above the glittering city skyline, the Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong pays homage to Shanghai’s Art Deco heritage with its luxe interiors and trendy rooftop bar, with staggering views of the Bund and the Pudong skyline.

High above the bright lights and daily throng of Shanghai, the Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong is an opulent city retreat, showcasing elegant Art Deco glamour. Topping off a modern skyscraper in the heart of the Pudong financial district, the hotel has an enviable location just moments’ walk from the designer shops of the luxury IFC mall and the Bund promenade. The hotel’s chic lobby, bedecked with glittering chandeliers and plush velvet, offers a tantalising glimpse into the Art Deco flair found within the hotel’s stylish walls. 

Rooms are lavishly decorated in deep colors and rich fabrics, with wood panelling and typically Art Deco design features. Glamorous bathrooms feature scalloped copper tubs and powerful rain showers, complemented by televisions and luxury amenities from Asprey. The larger suites offer expansive living space, alongside access to the hotel’s Club Lounge.

Shanghai’s reputation as a center for gastronomy extends to the restaurants at the Ritz-Carlton. Sample delicious Italian classics at Scena, with its stunning views of the Bund and the city beyond. Located on the 53rd floor, Jin Xuan’s menu features creative Cantonese fare and regional dishes from around the country. Located on the lobby level, Aura is the perfect place for a relaxed coffee or a quiet cocktail amongst 1930’s inspired surroundings, particularly atmospheric after dark with the nightly live Jazz. Undoubtedly the jewel in the crown is Flair, the highest rooftop bar in China. With dazzling views of the Bund, the Pearl Tower and the cityscape beyond, this chic establishment is the place to sample a signature cocktail alongside tasty tapas-style dishes from across Asia.

Another highlight of the Ritz-Carlton is the sublimely relaxing spa, located on the 55th floor, with panoramic views of Shanghai. Indulge in a pampering treatment amidst the tranquil surrounds of the spa, or visit the wellness center for a sauna, steam or swim in the hotel’s heated indoor pool. The fully-equipped fitness center features state of the art equipment and is open 24 hours a day.

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Accommodation

Reflecting the golden age of Shanghai, rooms are designed with typical Art Deco flair, with rich fabrics and stylish, 30’s furniture. Thanks to the hotel’s lofty stature, every room category boasts far-reaching views of the city, either out across the Bund, over the Huangpu River or across to the elegant neighboring Oriental Pearl TV Tower, an icon of Shanghai. From the spacious Deluxe Rooms through to the colossal 410 square meter Ritz Carlton Suite, no stone has been left unturned when it comes to comfort and luxury. Modern amenities, sublimely comfortable beds with high thread count linen and lavish marble bathrooms (complete with winged bathtubs) complete the picture.

Shanghai Bund View Room
City Light View Room
Club Bund View Room
Club Studio
Deluxe Room
Studio

Childcare

Children are welcomed with open arms at the Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong. From the complimentary in-room amenities, to additional beds and cots and the fantastic children’s menu at the Scena Italian restaurant, families traveling with children are well catered for here. For children aged between 4 and 8, the hotel can arrange a unique ‘Night Safari’ experience, with a tent pitched in your room alongside an array of fun extras, from lanterns to compasses.

Facilities

The hotel’s facilities are second to none, with a choice of sublime dining establishments showcasing both Italian and Chinese cuisine, and the mind-blowing views from Flair, the country’s highest rooftop bar. With a luxurious spa on the 55th floor offering vertiginous city views and an indoor heated pool and fitness center, you have all the hallmarks of a luxurious city hotel at your fingertips here at the Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong.

Experiences

  • Evening Foodie Experience

    Spend an evening exploring the flavors of Shanghai in a visit to a private home, small, family-run restaurants and local shops. Wander the streets on foot, meet the local people and taste some traditional dishes to get under the skin of the city.

  • Fengjing Water Town

    We will visit the Fengjing water town with its tiny bridges, sparkling streams, and peaceful families. Afterwards, visit the Museum of the Culture Revolution.

  • Full Day Wuxi Exploration

    Today, we visit the Lingshan Buddha, Turtle Head Island at Taihu Lake and Jichang Garden.

  • Inside Shanghai Old Town & Yu Garden

    Head to Shanghai's old town, an architectural treasure tucked away from the high rises and bright lights that Shanghai is so famous for. This visit will take you to the traditional part of the city, and to its lilongs, steeped in history.

  • Local Family Home Cooking and Yu Garden Visit

    Offering a chance to experience authentic local culture, this tour will take you from a bustling wet market to the home of a local family where you can learn to make dumplings before exploring the streets of the old town and the peaceful Yu Garden.

  • M50 Art District

    Explore the contemporary art scene of M50 with its boutiques, galleries and studios. Chat with local artists and discover the modern culture thriving inside the bustling Shanghai cityscape.

  • Museums, Jade Buddha Temple and M50

    Explore the cultural riches of Shanghai, both ancient and modern, as you travel through the city, from the artifacts of the Shanghai Museum to the religious heritage of the Jade Buddha Temple and on to the contemporary art scene of M50.

  • Old Shanghai Breakfast Tour

    Walking the streets of the old city, you’ll discover a culinary hotspot as a wealth of morning delicacies are crafted in front of you, from dumplings to noodles, potstickers to pancakes. Taste ten local dishes as you get a flavor for the neighborhood.

  • Religious Sites of Shanghai

    Step into Shanghai’s rich cultural and religious melting pot as you explore its Buddhist, Christian, Jewish and Taoist sites and uncover a diverse myriad of religions practised in this cultural crossroad.

  • Shanghai's Religious Trail

    Step into Shanghai’s rich cultural and religious melting pot as you explore its Buddhist, Christian, Jewish and Taoist sites and uncover a diverse myriad of religions practised in this cultural crossroad.

  • Suzhou Highlights

    Take a trip to Suzhou and visit the Humble Administrator's Garden and Pan Gate. Explore the huge collection of cultural relics in Suzhou Museum and learn about the silk history at Suzhou No. 1 Silk Factory.

  • Suzhou In-Depth: Second Time's a Charm

    Today, we visit two more of Suzhou's best gardens: the Master of the Nets and the Lingering Gardens. We then visit the Yunyan Pagoda and Penjing Garden (a bonsai garden) at the Tiger Hill and conclude with a cruise at Suzhou Ancient Grand Canal.

  • Tai Chi in Shanghai

    Get a glimpse into the ancient art of Tai Chi as you begin your day with a lesson from a master, and enjoy an hour of practice in one of the Shanghai’s parks, looking out over the city’s skyline.

  • Tai Chi in Shanghai

    Get a glimpse into the ancient art of Tai Chi as you begin your day with a lesson from a master, and enjoy an hour of practice in one of the Shanghai’s parks, looking out over the city’s skyline.

  • Vintage Bike Tour in Shanghai

    Leave behind the towering skyscrapers of Shanghai as you cycle through its ancient lanes to discover daily life and local culture in tucked away neighborhoods. Dive into a bustling market, sample the local street food and dine at a Buddhist canteen.

  • Visit Shanghai old town & The Yu Garden

    Head to Shanghai's old town, an architectural treasure tucked away from the high rises and bright lights that Shanghai is so famous for. This visit will take you to the traditional part of the city, and to its lilongs, steeped in history.

  • Visit to Zhujiajiao and Zhouzhuang

    Enjoy a visit to the traditional water villages of Shanghai. Head to Zhujiajiao and Zhouzhuang where you will see a former trading village that rose to glory as a result of the Grand Canal system which exported China’s goods overseas.

  • Xitang Water Town

    Enjoy a boat ride at the charming Xitang, with nine river and over 100 bridges running through different corners of the town.

  • Zhouzhuang Water Town

    Head to Zhouzhuang and visit the 900-year-old Taoist Chengxu Temple, as well as the famous Twin Bridges.

  • Zhujiajiao Water Town

    Enjoy a visit to the traditional water village of Zhujiajiao. Board a boat and then visit Kezhi Garden, Great Qing Post Office, Tong Tian He Chinese Pharmacy and the Humanistic Museum.

Location & directions

Shanghai, Shanghai and Eastern China, China

The Ritz-Carlton Shanghai, Pudong is located on the east side of the Huangpu River, amongst the skyscrapers of the city’s financial district. 5 minutes from the Bund and moments’ walk from the luxury Shanghai IFC Mall, the hotel is centrally located for many of the city’s main sights. Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport is 40 minutes by road from the hotel.

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