Beautiful and charming 1930s apartment centrally located in the former French Concession.
Welcome to a 1930s-Shanghai time capsule! Our apartment is located in one of the most historical parts of Shanghai's former French Concession. The flat decorated tastefully with 1930s art deco furniture, nordic design items and handmade oriental carpets. The spacious bedroom is located in the southern facade of the house and get ample sunlight throughout the day. Our apartment is a good match for those who appreciate art, history and good design. You will have access to 70 square meter living space, including a pleasant balcony, looking over a luck garden, surrounded by fragrant trees. The apartment is located a few minutes from the Ferguson lane with cafes, wine bars and restaurants. Subway Line 10 is a 7 minutes walk from the house. We use Uber to get around all the time in Shanghai and really like it. Otherwise you can also hail cabs on the street.
The apartment includes Includes: - Fully equipped with wi-fi - HiFi system, LP player (with a selection of LPs), fridge & freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, oven, espresso machine, and kettle. - Fully stocked kitchen (please feel free to use anything in our pantry). - Antique furnishings - Fresh towels, linens, slippers, shampoo, conditioner, soap, toothpaste and toothbrush. - A high grade reverse osmosis system is installed in the kitchen, which will provide our guests unlimited purified water.
Air, water and earth are heavily polluted in China. But do not worry if you are staying with us! We have water filters installed at all sinks and have air purifiers in every room!
The property is 3 minutes walk from Huaihai Road, and 7 minutes from Shanghai Library Station, making transport smoother and more convenient.
We rent our apartment when we are out of town and during your stay our friend Mandy (who is a local and speaks good English) will welcome you and give instructions for the house. We will provide her contact information to you as well as ours if you need to contact us!
Internet is censored in China, therefore you will not be able to get into many Western websites. It is not because our internet is slow but the internet is censored by the government. So we suggest you to download a good VPN before you come to China.
- We have handmade carpets and kilims in every room, therefore we kindly ask our guests not to wear their shoes inside the apartment. Our apartment is furnished with collectibles and antiques, so we can not accept children under age 12. Thank you for your understanding. Please respect your surroundings, whether it's the materials that have been provided to make your stay most comfortable, or it's the people in the neighborhood.