InterContinental Shanghai Expo, an IHG Hotel

Rated 7.6 in 25 reviews. 551 rooms.


Built adjacent to the World Expo site in Pudong, the Shanghai Expo is the city’s newest world-class hotel. A short drive from the heart of Shanghai’s central business district, this Shanghai hotel is ideally situated for exploring the richness of ancient China and the energy of a modern metropolis.

All of the hotel’s 384 contemporary guest rooms enjoy spectacular views of Shanghai’s skyline. Relax at our full-service spa or savour international cuisine at Cafe 1188, featuring open show kitchens.

Standing tall beside Pudong’s World Expo, Shanghai InterContinental features spacious rooms with a marble bathroom and views of gardens or Huangpu River. The property offers free shuttle services to popular sites (including metro station) within 3 km.

InterContinental Shanghai Expo is 3-minute drive from Mercedes-Benz Arena, a 40-minute drive from Pudong International Airport and a 30-minute drive from Hongqiao Airport. The hotel offers free shuttle service to Lujiazui Financial District, an 8-minute drive away.

Boasting modern interiors and a Bose music system, spacious rooms come with floor-to-ceiling windows, a DVD player, minibar and tea/coffee maker. Luxurious bathrooms feature deep-soak baths and a flat-screen TV. All rooms offer either Huangpu River views or garden views.

Leisure options include a well-equipped fitness centre or the spa, which features a sauna, hot tub and massage treatments. It also has a business centre and laundry service.

Offering indoor and outdoor seating, Café 1188 serves hearty international meals. Dining highlights include Sheng Hui Tang Chinese Restaurant, Basilico Pizza, Grill & Trattoria and live entertainment at Liquor Factory Bar.

Spa Facilities

  • Spa facilities
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Fitness
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness classes
  • Personal trainer
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Beauty Services
  • Facial treatments
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrub

Available Rooms

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Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near InterContinental Shanghai Expo, an IHG Hotel

  1. 山城烤鱼 | 胡式羊蝎子

    186 m from hotel

  2. KFC

    The manager speaks English which makes it easy for foreigners. :)

    207 m from hotel
    South Pudong Road

  3. 风味小吃

    不错 还行。。。。。。

    251 m from hotel
    中国, 上海浦东新区

  4. 初鱼坊•巫山烤全鱼

    260 m from hotel

  5. 齐爱馆

    288 m from hotel

  6. Bubba's Texas-style BBQ

    Wifi password is bubbas123

    402 m from hotel
    240 Xueye Road | 雪野路240号

  7. Liquor Factory

    411 m from hotel

  8. 多利萝玛 Tony Roma's

    Renowned for their ribs for almost 40 years. And with nearly 200 restaurant locations worldwide, you know they must be doing something right. 20% off with our VIP card!

    428 m from hotel

  9. Café 1188 (世博洲际酒店)

    Just had its dinner buffet- not worth the money.

    471 m from hotel

  10. Club InterContinental

    You can't beat free Champagne (Duval-Leroy) and free snacks/food. The lounge is very nice and has a great view. I prefer the breakfast downstairs though which is excellent.

    480 m from hotel
    1188 Xueye Rd, InterContinental Expo

  11. Paulaner Bräuhaus | 宝莱纳餐厅

    Wheat beer great. Sausage sampler was also very nice!

    0.6 km from hotel
    1-2/F, 555 Expo Avenue | 世博大道555号1-2楼

  12. Mr. X (密室)

    one of the best escape rooms in shanghai.. Make sure to get 8-10 ppl as a group. For girls no skirts and high heels as there is a lot climbing.Awesome place ! a bit pricy but worth it. Owner is Laowai

    2.6 km from hotel
    550 Jumen Road