Donghu Hotel, Shanghai
No.70 Donghu Road, Shanghai
Donghu Hotel, Shanghai Description:
Donghu Hotel is a four-star villa-style hotel in Shanghai with a long history. The hotel is an entity of Shanghai Donghu (Group) Co.
The total built up area of 23, 000 square kilometer is made up of 7 different buildings each with it own history and flavor.
Originally built in 1934 as the residence of Mr. Du Yueshen, a then renowned tycoon, Building 1 and 2 are two 5-storey building with link walkways. During the years, these building were used by Banque Franeo-China, then by the Communication Bank and finally as the United States Consulate before becoming a part of Donghu Hotel.
In 1940, Building 3 was erected as a four-storey apartment building housing 8 units of 3 bedroom suites.
Building 4 and 5 were constructed in 1930s also as 4 storey apartment blocks.
The grandest and most historical of all Donghu Hotel structure is Building 7. A French style three storey residence built in 1925 as the residence of a banker showcase the lavish lifestyle of the rich in Shanghai. During the 50s, this building was the commercial affairs office of the Soviet Union.
24-hour room service
24-hour laundry and dry-cleaning
Safe deposit boxes
Indoor swimming pool
Donghu Hotel, Shanghai Rooms Description:
Donghu has 271 rooms: 74 double rooms and 197 single rooms including 26 suites.
IDD and bathroom telephone
Complimentary broadband access
In-room electronic safe
Electronic door lock
Cable/Satellite TV channels
Coffee/tea making facilities
In-room mini bar