Les Suites Orient
Old-world elegance and exquisite Art Deco styling combined with modern comfort await at Les Suites Orient. All guestrooms and suites offer views in the city, from the glamorous North or South Bund to the glittering Pudong skyline or the historic Yu Gardens. Striking with original modern art, white marble, bronze, wood paneling, and antique furniture, Les Suites Orient is also conveniently located right in the heart of Shanghai. The service is polished to perfection, and the staff here go to great lengths to cater to your every need.
- TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence winner
- Start your day with a complimentary breakfast buffet
- Check in to the top-floor suite, with its own private dining room and unbeatable views
- Email the online concierge service for recommendations and help with reservations
- Soak in the marble bathroom, with Gilchrist & Soames toiletries
- Dine in at Café Dongxi, a sleek hotel restaurant offering top-class Chinese and Western fare
Shanghai was known as “the Paris of the East” in the 1920s and 30s, with the Bund at the epicenter — the hotel, set in an Art Deco high-rise, is evocative of those vibrant days. Soundproofed rooms with minimalist décor make Les Suites Orient a serene retreat for business and leisure travelers.
All 168 minimalist guestrooms have soothing earth-toned palettes, mid-century furniture, and polished parquet floors, as well as huge windows looking out onto the river, or the city. Book a room on an upper floor for breathtaking birds-eye views. Special touches include Bluetooth sound systems, iPod docking stations, and Illy coffee-makers. In the beautiful marble baths you will find Gilchrist & Soames toiletries, walk-in rainfall showers, and soaking tubs.
The friendly, cheerful staff will arrange childcare and laundry services for you, and there is also a well-equipped business center, and meeting space. In the all-day lounge, treat yourself to complimentary coffee, snacks, and fruit. If you need any recommendations, or help with reservations, email the online concierge service at any time.
Start your day with the complimentary breakfast buffet, and end it over a whiskey or cocktail in the bar. Room service is available from noon to 2 a.m. Inquire about having breakfast served in your room.
Café Dongxi – On the third floor, the hotel’s signature restaurant is dotted with comfortable sofas, coffee tables, and a long communal table for convivial dining. Buffet breakfast includes mouthwatering Chinese and international dishes, and omelets made to order. For lunch or dinner, choose from the à la carte or set menu. For a special afternoon treat, try the elaborate English-style afternoon teas, with delectable pastries and cakes.
Cigar bar – Tucked away in a corner of Café Dongxi, this cozy library area offers a cigar bar and cocktails, wine, and whisky until 2 a.m.
Orient Noodle Bar – A variety of delicious beef noodles and mixed cold noodles are offered. Top it all off with pickled cabbage, carrots, and sour beans from the self-serve bar.
Lounge bar – Wine, beer, spirits, and cocktails are served here from 6 to 10 p.m.
Guest lounge – A comfortable, quiet environment beyond the third floor reception area, past the antique grand piano, is the all-day lounge. Here you’ll find complimentary drinks, snacks, and fruit, and you can browse through the newspapers, books, and magazines.
The hotel’s fitness center is open 24 hours daily. Work out on the state-of-the-art equipment, or use the dedicated area to practice yoga, or meditate.
Take a stroll down the Bund, where grand, colonial-style buildings are juxtaposed with the futuristic skyline of Pudong, the business district, on the opposite bank of the river. Take a river cruise to see both shorelines from a distance. The exquisite Ming-Dynasty-era Yu Gardens, with pavilions, fish ponds, and rock gardens, is an eight-minute walk away, and head to East Nanjing Road for shopping malls, tea houses, and restaurants.
Les Suites Orient
Les Suites Orient has an enviably central location — it is steps away from East Jinling Road ferry terminal for the passenger ferry to Pudong, Shanghai’s business district, and a short walk to East Nanjing Road, the main shopping street.
The nearest airport, Shanghai Hongqiao, is 9.9 mi / 16 away.
Hongqiao Railway Station is 12 mi / 20 km away.