Regal International East Asia Hotel
Located within walking distance of the prestigious diplomatic district and Hengshan Road’s vibrant nightlife, the Regal International East Asia Hotel offers a guest experience like no other. The combination of 350 well-appointed guestrooms and suites, five diverse dining options, and flawless service are the recipe for an ultimate five-star hotel experience. Extensive meeting space and recreation facilities, from squash courts to a solarium, are the icing on the cake.
- Dine on Cantonese food at the elegant Fragrance Chinese Restaurant
- Take a yoga class at the fitness center, or swim laps in the indoor heated pool
- Practice your swing with the golf simulator
- Pamper yourself with a Chinese massage or reflexology at the spa
- Get a group together for a game of ten-pin bowling at a 12-lane alley
- Challenge your companion to a game of tennis at a sprawling sports complex
Even in a dynamic city such as Shanghai, you’ll find it hard to leave the property thanks to the hotel’s vast state-of-the-art recreation complex, the Shanghai International Tennis Center. With 11 indoor and outdoor tennis courts, an upscale gym, and a spa – as well as 10-pin bowling and a golf simulator, the facility is a testament that pleasure can be part of your stay, even if you’re traveling on business.
The 320 guestrooms deliver on both form and function, with a minimalist design, neutral color palette, and amply-sized work desks. Opt for an Executive Club Room for access to a members’ lounge serving complimentary refreshments. The 25 suites feature a more involved décor — particularly the grand Imperial and Presidential suites — as well as bay windows capturing panoramic views, and all the modern conveniences you would expect: 42-inch plasma TV screens and bathrooms with Jacuzzi tubs, plus separate living and dining areas and fully equipped kitchens.
The hotel’s 24-hour multilingual concierge service will take care of any travel or tour arrangements you may require and can also arrange courier services, same-day laundry, and babysitting. If you’re here on business, the 24-hour business center includes a full range of secretarial services, and meeting space includes a soundproof ballroom with a stage, and a conference center with 10 meeting rooms of various sizes.
Regal’s five dining options offer something to suit every occasion and taste. The hotel even produces its own wine, Regal Margaux. If you’d rather stay in your room, take advantage of 24-hour room service.
Fragrance Chinese Restaurant – Dine on authentic Cantonese and Shanghainese cuisine in elegant, floral-patterned surroundings. Signature dishes such as smoked chicken with tea leaves and steamed crab with ginger jus are standouts on the menu.
California Café – With a menu devised by an Australian chef, this 24-hour restaurant serves a variety of Asian fusion and Western cuisine. Choose from the lavish buffet with dishes cooked fresh-to-order or from the set menu and finish your meal to views of the outdoor tennis courts or the lobby.
Bacchus Grill Room – The hotel’s fine-dining option restaurant provides an exquisite atmosphere and is reserve for private events. Enjoy chef’s delicacies in a cozy and intimate environment with innovative presentations.
Azure Bar – By day, this lobby bar is a gathering place serving pastries, afternoon tea, and light snacks and by night, live music accompanies perfectly-crafted cocktails.
Regal Patisserie – Offering a take-away option, this bakery sells delectable cakes, pastries, and homemade chocolates, as well as freshly baked bread and sandwiches.
Sports Lounge – Set in the Shanghai International Tennis Center, the Sports Lounge serves healthy beverages and snacks.
Opt for a game of tennis — the hotel has seven outdoor and four indoor courts — or consider other workout options, from swimming laps at the indoor swimming pool to yoga, Pilates, and Tai Chi classes at the fitness center. Wind down in the sauna, steam room, Jacuzzi, and solarium afterwards. Other sports offered include table tennis and squash and more leisurely pursuits include billiards, a golf driving range simulator, and a 12-lane bowling alley. The on-site shop sells an array of equipment, including swim caps and tennis rackets.
Located on Hengshan Road, Regal International East Asia Hotel is close to numerous restaurants, cafes, bars, and places of interest. This includes Full House Coffee Bar, Xima Pub, and The Park Tavern, as well as the tranquil Hengshan Mountain Park, and Xujiahui Park. Head further out and escape from the bustle of the city at Longhua Buddhist temple, the oldest and largest temple in Shanghai; wander through the underwater glass tunnel at Shanghai Ocean Aquarium for views of sharks, coral, and other marine life; and have dinner with a view in the revolving restaurant of the Oriental Pearl TV Tower.
Regal International East Asia Hotel
The hotel is in the Xuhui District in the former French Concession, which is distinguished by leafy avenues lined with villas dating as far back as the 19th century. Bars, restaurants, and nightclubs occupy many of these buildings now, making for a lively nightlife scene. The hotel is also within walking distance of the Xujiahui commercial district, also known for shopping, dining, and more nightlife.
Hongqiao Airport is 10 mi / 16 km from the hotel.
Pudong International Airport is 28 mi / 45 km away.
Hengshan Road metro station (Line 1) is a five-minute walk away.