VIP Hotel

Our hotel partners include: Portman Ritz-Carlton, Shangri-La Jingan, St. Regis Shanghai Jingan, The Middle House, The Puli, Shanghai EDITION, W Shanghai on the Bund, Indigo among others.  Book through Cura/genda for special room rates with VIP benefits such as upgrades, and customized packages (with tours and transfers). 

The Portman Ritz-Carlton, Shanghai

Inspired by China's dynamic present and informed by its storied past, The Portman Ritz-Carlton, Shanghai offers luxury in the renowned Puxi neighborhood. From its elegant accommodations and spa to its coveted location near Nanjing Road, every detail is refined to create a seamless and serene experience in the middle of a pulsating metropolis. Discover a stylish cosmopolitan haven, where distractions fade away and luxury lives large. 

PHOTOFAIRS guests receive a special rate of 1350CNY for a single or 1450CNY for a double (breakfast included). This offer is available until August 18, 2019.

Address: Shanghai Center, 1376 West Nanjing Road, Jing'an District

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The St. Regis Shanghai, Jingan

The St. Regis Shanghai Jingan situated on West Beijing Road in the heart of the Jingan District, Shanghai’s cultural and business center. The hotel’s elegant interiors create an oasis of calm by combining traditional English and Chinese palatial styles with elements of Chinese art and culture, such as calligraphy and handcrafted gold foil paintings. The St. Regis Shanghai Jingan’s has 491 exquisitely styled guest rooms, six distinct restaurants and bars, the St. Regis brand’s signature Iridium Spa and fitness center. 

PHOTOFAIRS guests receive a special rate of 1480CNY plus 16.6% service fee and tax for Deluxe Room (breakfast included). This offer is available until August 30, 2019.

Address: 1008 Beijing W Rd, Jing'an District

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W Hotel Shanghai

W Shanghai -The Bund is located on the up-and-coming North Bund. Unveiling views of the Huangpu River, supremely chic guestrooms and suites fuse sophisticated Mandarin designs with playful contemporary twists. 

PHOTOFAIRS guests please send email to and cc: to get the exclusive special rate. This offer is available from August 1 to September 30, 2019.

Address: No.66 Lvshun Road, Huangpu District


Bellagio Shanghai

Bellagio Shanghai is a sibling hotel to the renowned Bellagio Towers in Las Vegas. Set on the banks of the Suzhou River next to the Waibaidu Bridge, and offering incomparable views of the Bund and the Lujiazui district, it is designed to impress and inspire an elite clientele.

PHOTOFAIRS guests receive a special rate of 1700CNY plus 16.6% service fee and tax for Deluxe Room (breakfast included) and 2100CNY plus 16.6% service fee and tax for Deluxe River Room (breakfast included). This offer is available until September 5, 2019. 

Address: No.188 Beisuzhou Road, Hongkou District

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The Middle House

The Middle House adopts an Italian vision blended with a local twist and modern aesthetic to standing elegantly as the fourth hotel in The House Collective. Residence 55 brings together thoughtful design and an adaptable environment, to ensure you have all the ultimate comforts of being at home. Traditional Chinese touches accompany its bright and spacious abodes, enhanced through beautifully-carved partitions.

PHOTOFAIRS guests receive a special rate of 1600CNY plus 16.6% service fee and tax (breakfast included). This offer is available until August 30, 2019. 

Address: No.366, Shimen 1st Road, Jing'an District

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The Hotel Indigo® Shanghai on the Bund

At the Hotel Indigo® Shanghai on the Bund, found along the south end of the Huangpu River, lobby's eclectic sculptures and installations bring artifacts, such as retired rickshaws and shipyard metal reclaimed from historic Shiliupu Dock, to life. The neighbourhood is reflected in each of our guest rooms through carefully sourced Shikumen bricks, spa-like bathroom decor suggesting Pudong’s skyline, and murals of nearby Yu Garden.

PHOTOFAIRS guests receive a special rate of 1550CNY (one breakfast included) and 1690CNY (two breakfasts included) for Deluxe Room. This offer is available until August 31, 2019. 

Address: No. 585, Zhongshan Dong Er Road, Huangpu District

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The PuLi Hotel and Spa

As one of the first luxury urban resorts in Shanghai, The PuLi Hotel and Spa is centrally located between Nanjing West Road and YanAn Road, adjacent to the multi-use development Park Place. The Health Club is equipped with a state of the art gymnasium, sauna, steam room, experiential showers, whirlpool, 25-metre heated infinity pool as well as the inaugural UR SPA in China.

PHOTOFAIRS guests enjoy a special rate of RMB2,080 when reserving a Deluxe Room with breakfast included. Price is subject to 16.6% service charge and prevailing Value Added Tax (VAT).

Address: No. 1, Changde Road, Jing'an District

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Cura/genda, a leader in high-end travel experiences for the global art world, is the official travel partner of PHOTOFAIRS | Shanghai, offering VIPs and visitors personalized travel services, including hotel bookings, private transfers, insider city tours, excursions outside of Shanghai, among other requests. 

Sample Tailormade Shanghai Tours: Best of Shanghai full-day or half-day tour; Modern architecture tour by vintage jeep; French Concession private shopping experience (including Qipao shops and tea tasting); Jewish quarters and historical tour. Shanghai historical tour and former private residences visits 

Sample Excursions: Beijing; Hangzhou; Xi’an 2-day excursion; Wuzhen Water Village; Suzhou, Hong Kong, among others.

For travel bookings and enquiries please contact Helen Wu at: