in French concession big room

Apartment - Private room · Jianguo West Rd, Shanghai, Shanghai, China
Your host, Polly
16 Reviews
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The Space

We live in one of loveliest neighbourhoods in Shanghai, the French concession in Puxi

# the available room is 18 sq meter spacious bedroom fully furnished with a queen size bed (150 x 200 cm), integrated wardrobe, chest draws, bedside table, AC. The rent include weekly room cleaning service and wireless broadband.

# this 150 sq meter apartment located on the top floor of a twenty story building. Hard wooden floor all through this three bedroom flat. 24/7 security guard for the building and the whole estate.

# less than 5 minutes walk to metro line 9

# 2 minutes walk to all the local amenities: supermarket, restaurants, banks, bus stops, gym, tennis court, swimming pool.

# star gym (with indoor swimming pool) is located in next building, with passport could try one week free. They offer one month membership around 70usd (excludes swimming)

# the Tian zi Fang area is just nearby. Great food and gifts could be found in this area.

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Minimum Stay: 7 nights
Weekly Price: $245 /week
Monthly Price: $942 /month
Cleaning Fee: $10
Cancellation: Strict
Overall Guest Satisfaction
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  • Appartement très bien situé ( bouche de métro à 5 min à pied) avec tout le confort.
    Polly a été pour nous une hôte très agréable avec qui nous avons eu beaucoup de joie à échanger. Elle a su se rendre disponible à chaque fois que nous avons eu besoin d'elle : écrire en chinois pour le taxi ou pour prendre le train, nous conseiller des sites à visiter, téléphoner à notre place pour expliquer en chinois...
    Une très bonne adresse.

    July 2013
  • The apartment is at a great location, close by walk from shops, restaurants, supermarket, gym, metro... at the core of the French Concession.
    Polly is very nice, helpful and friendly. As well as the other guests at the apartment. I had a great experience and I truly recommend it.

    September 2012
  • i stayed in three different rooms over a period of a few weeks with polly and she was excellent with communications and accommodating my eclectic of the apartments (the one with the small room) has three rooms which are rented out, so it's almost got the feel of a mini-hostel where you meet all sorts of interesting people to go do stuff well, polly is a great host and i can see why travellers would find it perfect to stay with her, as she has a lot of suggestions and has lots of answers to typical traveller's questions...

    August 2012
  • Polly is a fantastic host, and her place is very nice. She is extremely helpful in pointing out places to go and how to get there. She even helped me load my SIM card because I don't typically use that type of phone. This room is large with AC and it's own locks. Very comfortable.

    August 2012
  • Polly's house was great - in an excellent location and very clean, with a great air conditioner. Polly was extremely helpful and reliable. Highly recommend!!

    July 2012
  • Polly is an excellent host. She responds instantly to your messages and truly makes an effort to help you with whatever needs you have. The apartment is shared with two others but they are very discreet and considerate. The location of the apartment is very convenient with a metro and a lovely market nearby with quaint bars and restaurants. Cabs are easy to get from her building and the apartment has a lovely view from both lounge and bedroom. The room is large with a very comfortable bed, and the lounge has a lovely long table which I used for a business meeting. The only negative point was lack of pressure in shower and water not too hot but considering the sweltering heat outside, it was welcomed. Room has both AC and fan and wifi works really well. I have no doubt that you will enjoy your stay as much as I did.

    July 2012
  • I sent my son and friend on their first overseas trip to shanghai, where they would not know the language or have a host, I felt so safe and welcomed from the day I found Polly. She responded quick to text messages, gave directions and gave great care. Clean rooms in a great location. I would highly recommend her.

    June 2012
  • Polly is a fantastic host. I really enjoyed staying at the apartment in Shanghai. She's extremely helpful in providing travel advice and tips in Shanghai and China. I look forward to meeting in Shanghai again.

    June 2012
  • Great location, very good host, nice room. We had a great time!

    December 2011
  • This was my second airbnb rental in China and second fabulous home. The location is 5 minutes walk from a subway stop located under a shopping mall with a dozen restaurants, coffee shops etc. on the B2 floor. The neighborhood was also full of restaurants as well including a very greasy KFC and a 24-hour convenience store.

    Polly said there were two other tenants in the apartment but it seemed as if I had the place to myself most of the time. I met one other tenant once and never saw the other, though the only time I spent there during my 4-day stay was a couple hours in late afternoons and late night until morning.

    The apartment is on the top floor of the building so the view is very nice and the room has a bay area with lots of windows & a very comfortable chair to relax or nap. The 4-post bed is comfortable. The Internet connection is pretty good for China.

    The shower had plenty of hot water & a washing machine & my clothes dried quickly hanging in front of my room's windows.

    I have absolutely nothing bad to say about this apartment & hope I have the chance to stay there again.

    November 2011
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