shanghai: urbn shanghai

26 november 2009 by andreas

amidst the vigorous turbulence of china's industrialization process there's a striking green hospitality concept that graciously stands out. dubbed urbn shanghai, the award-winning 26-room property opened early last year. the place doesn't only look good, it's clever set-up has also made it the country's first carbon-neutral hotel. the urbn shanghai is located in the colourful historic heart of shanghai and was established as a sustainable project. the interiors are made with local materials and recycled wood and reclaimed bricks from old houses. matched with modern technology and design, the result is perfectly in line with the requirements of today's modern traveller. location: 186 jiaozhou lu [jing an si]. © urbn shanghai