Where to stay near Shanghai?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 46 holiday rentals near Shanghai. From 35 Condos/Apartments to 7 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Shanghai for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Shanghai?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Shanghai. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Jing'an: 15 holiday rentals
  • The Bund: 46 holiday rentals
  • Fudan Univeristy-Handan Campus: 46 holiday rentals
  • Pudong New District: 45 holiday rentals
  • Fengxian District: 19 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Shanghai! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Shanghai?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Shanghai. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • The Bund: 46 holiday rentals
  • Fudan Univeristy-Handan Campus: 46 holiday rentals
  • Shanghai Railway Station: 46 holiday rentals
  • North Bund Industrial Park of Hongkou: 46 holiday rentals
  • Waigaoqiao Free Trade Zone: 45 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Shanghai listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

Travel to historical Shanghai

Come and experience Shanghai and its museums, temples and history. Renowned for its shopping, sightseeing and parks, this city welcomes all visitors. Local cultural sights include Shanghai Museum and Former Shanghai French Concession. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities and attractions in Shanghai

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Shanghai a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Great World Entertainment Center (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Shanghai Natural Wild Insect Kingdom (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Shanghai Ocean Aquarium (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Shanghai Circus World (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Changfeng Ocean Park (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Hongqiao Golf Club (6 mi / 9.7 km)

Attractions in and around Shanghai

Looking for things to do while you're in Shanghai? Don't miss landmarks such as The Bund and Jing An Temple, and unique cultural highlights such as Shanghai Museum and Shanghai French Concession. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of Yu Yuan Garden and Pudong Riverside Promenade and Park. You could easily spend a day shopping at Nanjing Road Shopping District, Xintiandi and Raffles City. While in town, you may want to visit popular attractions such as Shanghai Tower, People's Square or Old Chinese City. Other popular places to visit in town include Oriental Pearl Tower, Jade Buddha Temple and Jin Mao Tower.

Exploring the natural features in Shanghai

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Shanghai is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • The Bund (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Pudong Riverside Promenade and Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Yu Garden (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Renmin Park (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Yanzhong Guangchang Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Huangpu Park (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)