The Ocean Hotel (Shanghai Yuanyang Binguan) is located west of the Huangpu River in the central Hongkou district of Shanghai. Nearby attractions include the Bund, Shanghai Ocean Aquarium, Natural History Museum, Yu Yuan Garden, Nanjing Road shopping area, the Railway Museum and Lu Xun Memorial. It is walking distance from a subway station, 20 kilometers from Hongqiao Airport and 45 kilometers from Pudong International Airport.
Remodeled in 2010, the hotel features 357 rooms and suites, equipped with high-speed Internet, cable televisions, movie channels, refrigerators, mini-bars, coffee/tea makers, complimentary bottled water, electric kettles, climate control, international direct-dial telephones and in-room safes. Bathrooms include bathtubs and showers, bathrobes, toiletries and makeup/shaving mirrors. Irons, ironing boards, wake-up calls and 24-hour room service are available.
The hotel property features an indoor swimming pool, fitness center, sauna and health spa, golf course, karaoke lounge, Chinese and western restaurants, coffee shop, concierge service, multi-lingual staff, currency exchange, beauty salon, safe-deposit boxes and airport transportation. Conference facilities include ballrooms, meeting rooms, a business center and audio-visual equipment.