"Excellent Location" Peace Hotel Shanghai Tip by nepalgoods

Peace Hotel Shanghai, Shanghai: 473 reviews and 11 photos

  2005: Me entering the Foyer of the Peace-Hotel
by nepalgoods
 
 

Peace is an old and famous Luxus-Hotel situated directly on the Bund. There is a 4-Star- and a 5-Star-wing. The hotel offers everything you expect from a 5-star-city-hotel.

Unique Qualities: Famous is the Jazz-band of the Peace-Hotel with its old men playing wonderful Jazz.

"From 8:00pm to 2:00am everyday,the Old Jazz Bar of Peace Hotel becomes the most popular place for Shanghai Old Jazz Barexpatriates.In such an English countryside style bar with an exotic atmosphere,you can enjoy a sip of fragrant Italian or Irish coffee and specially prepared cocktails, and you may enjoy the Jazz music, popular in the 30's and 40's played by the Old Jazz Band.Founded in 1980, the Peace Hotel Old Jazz Band is one of the most famous jazz bands in Shanghai. It is composed of six veteran musicians,whose average age is above 75.In Jazz bar,the band has entertained millions of guests from around world, such as the former USA president Mr. Carter and Mr.Reagan,the French Prime Minister Lionel Jospin,the Australian Prime Minister Paul Kyten, the Hollend Prime Minister Viam Kirk. And the presidents from Italy, Portugal, Israel, Brazil, Argentina, Mexico have left with good memories of beautiful nights spent in Shanghai.The Band has given performances in Japan, the United States, Singapore, Hongkong and Taiwan all being received with warm applause. The Old Jazz Bar was once recommended as the world best bar by the U.S."News Week"in 1996."

Address: 20 Nanjing Rd East Huangpu Shanghai 200002
Comparison: more expensive than average
Phone: 021-63216888
Price: US$180 and up
Theme: Hotel

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Apr 4, 2011
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