The Grand Central Hotel (Shanghai Dajiudian) is located just south of the Nanjing Road pedestrian shopping street in the Huangpu district of Shanghai. Nearby points of interest include the Bund, Art Museum, People’s Square, Grand Theater, Yu Garden, Oriental Pearl Tower, Shanghai Aquarium and Dashijie amusement park. It is two blocks from a subway station, 15 kilometers from Hongqiao Airport and 45 kilometers from Pudong International Airport.
Opened in 2009, the hotel features 353 guestrooms and suites, equipped with complimentary high-speed internet, LCD satellite televisions, signature bedding, down comforters, refrigerators, mini-bars, coffee/tea makers, bottled water, climate control, writing desks, direct-dial telephones with voice mail and in-room safes. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and rainforest showers, bathrobes, slippers, weigh scales, hair dryers, makeup/shaving mirrors and complimentary toiletries. Non-smoking rooms, handicapped accessible rooms and 24-hour room service are available.
The 19-story hotel property includes an indoor swimming pool, fitness center, sauna and massage center, billiards and game room, western and Chinese restaurants, coffee shop, concierge services, multilingual staff, currency exchange, tour assistance, airport pickup service, beauty salon, childcare service, wireless internet access, postal service, dry cleaning, laundry service and parking area. Conference facilities include a ballroom, meeting rooms, AV equipment and a business center.