From the famous waterfront promenade of the Bund to the iconic Oriental Pearl Tower, Shanghai has a wealth of sights and offers fun things to do that will definitely enchant even the fussiest of tourists. Being one of China’s biggest cities, this key financial hub is also a very important destination for business travelers as well. Whatever brings you to this impressive coastal city, whether it’s shopping in the night markets or finding the most Instagram-worthy spots, you’ll want to stay in tip-top accommodation. Check out these Airbnb Plus Homes in Shanghai, China, as they are among the finest vacation rentals in this superb destination.
1. Stylish modern loft in popular French Concession district
This beautifully-decorated modern loft which features wooden flooring and exposed ceiling beams, is a great option for couples but it can accommodate more guests on its sofa. It comes with kitchen facilities, air-conditioning, a smart TV, and Wi-Fi access. It is also well-placed in the city’s French Concession district which consists of a popular mix of narrow streets, shops, restaurants, and bars. Jing'an Temple is also very close at hand. Past guests were full of praise for its ideal location.
Jing'an Temple Changle Rd Shanghai-style houseShanghai, ChinaSuperhost
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:the house is very clean and elaborately decoratedsimple clean modern and old fashion the same time to certain extent
Host:genuine folk excellent hoststhe host is so considerate and always respond to me immediatelythe host shaolei is very thoughtful and responds very quickly to messagesi also loved the decoration style of the owner of the place tooshaolei was very communicative and his place is really well renovatedRead more reviews
Location:about 800m to the subway station easy to find the locationreally nice place in a great locationamazing location and nicely furnished equidistant to 2 metro stations with access to about 5 different linesgreat location and easily accessible to the metro and local eateries and barsmaybe because i grew up in this hustle and bustle part of the town i loved the location
2. Two-person room close to Shanghai Disney Resort
The Shanghai Disney Resort is just a short distance from this private room, making it a great contender for solo travelers or couples who can’t resist Disney Walt’s classic animation. The small but cozy bedroom features wooden touches and a raised tatami bed as well as its own private bathroom. Guests also enjoy access to a full kitchen, a dining area, as well as a pleasant, grassy outdoor common area, complete with wooden decking. Those who opt for this room also enjoy free parking on site and, with the S1 road to the airport just a short distance away, it’ll likely come in handy for those who opt for a hire vehicle during their visit.
3. Colourful flat near entertainment and nightlife in the French Concession
This colorful and smartly-decorated flat is a great option for couples or solo travelers looking to base themselves in the French Concession. Its location within this popular cultural district means there will be plenty of options when looking for entertainment, eateries, and shops, including the Iapm Shopping Mall. For those guests who’d rather eat in, they will be able to whip up a meal or two in the flat’s kitchen before tucking in at the dining area. Guests also enjoy access to a smart TV, Wi-Fi and laundry facilities, should they plan for a longer visit. This is undoubtedly one of the most stylish Shanghai apartments for rent.
Top guest reviews
Host:the host was nice and very communicativeeven better the host is amazingRead more reviews
Location:good location close to subway station and shopping mall the decoration is relatively cozythe decoration is fantastic the location is great close to jing’an temple about 10-15 mins to subwaymany places in the area to walk to or easy taxi ridevery good location with a lot of local gems shops and restaurantscute loft with unbeatable location and service would definitely go back again and recommend the place to others:)
4. Pet-friendly and stylish studio flat in the French Concession
Another great option for those wishing to explore the French Concession and wider area, this flat is close to a wide array of shops, exotic eateries, and cafes. It is also less than 10 minutes from the Shanghai Exhibition Centre on foot. The flat’s clever and stylish design also means it packs a lot into the available space, including a kitchen, an en-suite bathroom, a TV and Wi-Fi access. What’s more, although the double-bed makes it ideal for one or two people, the daybed allows up to four people to sleep on the property if needed. For those hoping to bring their pets along, you will be pleased to know it is animal-friendly.
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:it is also clean and nicethe room is cleangreat decoration modern quirky and cleanthis place is super cozy clean
Host:the hosts answered very fast and were very accommodating and kind to usthe bed was also surprisingly comfortable which is as we have found kind of rare in chinaRead more reviews
Location:a very cute little placehighly recommend the location is nice close to the centerthe train station is like 10 mins walk from the apartmentthe location is very convenient and well connectedvery cozy and great location
5. Smart two-person flat close to good transport links
A great option for couples hoping for a romantic break, this smartly-decorated flat, which is located on the eastern side of the Huangpu River, is close to a number of subway stations and bus links for easy exploration of the wider city. It is also convenient for walks to the likes of the Expo Park and the Mercedes Cultural Center, and is within easy reach of popular markets. Disney fans will also be pleased to note that the nearest subway stations are found on the line that whisks travelers out to the Shanghai resort. The property itself also comes with the home comforts you’d expect, such as a full kitchen, a bathroom, and laundry facilities.
揽 -长租七千五，太古里迪士尼世博 新天地巨幕影院级投影 出门即地铁Shanghai, ChinaSuperhost
6. Spacious and stylish private room
Live in style when in Shanghai when you book a stay at this upscale villa. The bedroom has one king bed, and you’ll have your own private bathroom complete with toiletries and a bathtub. The tub even faces a set of floor-to-ceiling windows boasting lush nature views. The well-decorated and well-furnished common areas such as the living room, dining area, and full kitchen are shared. Be sure to check out the spacious balcony where you can sit back, relax, and enjoy the view.
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:fantastic room the bath was a very pleasant surprise
Cleanliness:the place is very clean and safeit was extremely clean and had every thing you neededour rooms were clean as the pictures showvery cozy place clean & quiet good value will come backthe room is very stylish and clean
Host:great host and super helpful communicationsthe host was incredibly nice and hospitableeveryone is very kindthe host is a very nice and decent personjake was also really helpful in helping us with our questions and he is also very reachableRead more reviews
Location:nice and convenient place to stay close to the nanxiang townit’s a very unique neat placepleasant stay overall house was very warm and beautiful location is near metro as wellvery quiet so you get to relax and stay in if you want to
7. Stylish flat with good transport links in popular central location
This well-placed property is a good contender for small families or couples looking for a short term rental in Shanghai and hoping to explore the heart of the city. It is located on the Huaihai Middle Road and is close to a number of attractions including a range of art museums, shopping malls, and restaurants, not to mention that it is within a five-minute walk of three different subway lines. With local bus and taxi links around the place, guests will be no more than 10 minutes from a range of famous spots in the city. It is also close to the small Fuxing Park, with a children’s playground, a fountain and short walking trails. The stylish one-bedroom property, which can sleep up to four people, includes a full kitchen, Wi-Fi access, laundry facilities, and a games console.
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Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:i am glad that fiona allowed me to leave my luggage in the apartment before the check-in timebig room with nicely decorated common area
Cleanliness:very clean the placegreat experience in shanghai very clean placenothing too fancy but a little cozy place clean and safethe room itself is extremely stylish and clean
Host:the host is superrrr kind and helpfulthe host is super helpful and friendly makes me feel comfortablefiona is a friendly hostalso fiona is a nice host and very helpfulfiona was extremely helpful and answered any questions we hadRead more reviews
Location:perfect location with only a minute walking distance to the metro stationlocation is the bestsuper convenient location and awesome hostessperfect location close to everything i needgreat location only 1 min away from subway and plenty shops and restaurants within walking distance
8. Two-person flat in the heart of the French Concession
Those hoping to explore this bustling metropolis but also crave a little oasis of calm may wish to consider this property in the heart of the French Concession. It is located close to a mix of restaurants, cafes, and shops and is also within walking distance of Jing'an Temple and Huaihai Road. Despite its convenient location, the flat is set in a quiet lane sheltered from some of the noise in the city. This open-plan property comes with double-bed which is perfect for couples or solo travelers, a washing machine, kitchen facilities, Wi-Fi access and a TV, making for a compact but ideal home-from-home.
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:apartment is clean and tastefully furnished and has all the necessary little details making for a compfortable stay
Cleanliness:clean good location and great communication with jennycozy place very cleanthe apartment is small clean and has evrrything you might needthe accommodation is small clean and offers everything for a short stay in shanghaieverything is nice and clean
Host:jenny is very nice hostjenny was a great hostjenny is a great host reply so fasthost very thoughtful and communicativejenny is an amazing host who is very caring and helpfulRead more reviews
Location:great location in a very nice neighbourhoodgreat location at a reasonable rateexcellent location in the heat of the ffcgreat stay nice location close to transit and nice neighborhoodnice cosy place in a good location
9. Double-bed flat with balcony and good subway links
Clever design touches such as a queen-size bed that hangs from the ceiling and steps leading up to it which double as shelf space mean that this flat feels light, airy and spacious. It also comes with a patio balcony for taking in views of the city. The property also comes with a full kitchen with a gas oven and a full bathroom with a washing machine, so if you plan on a longer stay you’ll be sorted for laundry and cooking facilities. Guests also enjoy Wi-Fi access. The property is well-connected for exploring the city, with no fewer than three subway rail lines passing close by, and is also close to a number of local restaurants.
10. Light and stylish loft that sleeps two
This stylish loft accommodation is well-placed in Jing'an, close to the core of the city and within easy reach of Shaanxi South Road subway station and other transport links. A range of bars, restaurants, and shops are also close by - including the Iapm Shopping Mall. The loft, which sleeps two, is also a pleasant location to retreat to after a busy and rewarding day exploring the city. Its light interior features wooden flooring and comes with open-plan living room and kitchen, a bathroom, and laundry facilities. There’s also Wi-Fi access for guests to upload those holiday snaps.
11. Nordic-style flat which sleeps up to three people
This stylish Shanghai apartment rental, which is decorated in a Nordic style, is a great option for couples or solo travelers who are eager to explore Shanghai. It is well-placed for a range of transport links. These include underground stations for trips to the city’s core - the Bund is just nine stops away - and the S20 and S1 outer ring expressway, which whisks motorists to and from the Shanghai Pudong International Airport. The property itself, which comes with a kitchen and a full bathroom, features a double-bed but is capable of sleeping up to three people thanks to the sofa in the living room. There is also Wi-Fi access and an elevator in the building - for ease of access.
Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:the place is clean and comfortableother than that the place itself is nice and clean and a pleasure to stay inclean organized cute and well stocked
Host:the host is really nicethe apartment was super clean and the host replied super quick our questionsshe is so warm host like i need to check out around noon but my flight was around midnightRead more reviews
Location:good value for money good location if you want to visit disneyland
Time to go exploring
Whether it’s Shanghai’s stunning modern cityscape or its rich past and culture which appeal to you the most, there are plenty of superb Airbnb Plus homes in Shanghai, China, that you can choose from when booking your stay.
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