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You Can Now accommodate in Shanghai in an Abandoned Quarry

News Exclusive hotels, located in unusual places or distinguished by a special design, have always attracted attention of tourists. For over a year now, the unique InterContinental Shanghai Wonderland Hotel has been hosting guests in an abandoned quarry in Shanghai.

The hotel is about 30 km from the large international airport Shanghai Hongqiao, so it will not be difficult for travelers to reach it. The main feature of the hotel is that it is located in an abandoned old quarry. The 18-storey hotel is located underground, only two of its floors are above the ground.

The hotel is located in the picturesque mountainous area of ​​Sheshan, which attracts travelers with a variety of natural wonders. The hotel is ready to offer more than 330 rooms to its clients, some of the most original rooms are located on the lowest two levels. Here, luxurious suites with an ultramodern design have been prepared for guests; the main decoration of each room is a huge aquarium as wide a the wall.

Travelers also have the opportunity to choose a room on the ground side of the hotel. The top-level rooms provide a wonderful view of the mountains. One of the main features of the quarry is a waterfall; guests can enjoy natural attractions without leaving the hotel territory.

Despite its unique location, the Shanghai hotel offers its guests a full range of relevant services. On one of its top floors, there is an excellent spa where clients can enjoy a variety of massages and beauty treatments. Many spa rooms have panoramic windows, so guests can enjoy gorgeous views of the mountain scenery during the treatment.

On the adjacent territory of the hotel, which was arranged right at the bottom of the quarry, there are several luxurious pools with artistic lighting and spacious terraces. One of the main entertainments for the guests are excursions to the surrounding natural areas; fans of hiking and sports tourism will like to spend time here. The hotel has several excellent restaurants serving popular Chinese and international dishes.


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