Guests are required to show a valid government-issued ID card or passport upon check-in. Value added tax (VAT) will be implemented in China as of 1 May 2016. Should VAT be administered during time of stay, guests will be liable to the payment of VAT rates applied to room and miscellaneous charges. According to Shanghai’s anti-smoking regulations, smoking is not allowed in the property's indoor areas.
Howard Johnson Huaihai Hotel is located near the crossroads of Huaihai Road and Fenyang Road in downtown Shanghai. It features a fitness centre, 2 dining options and rooms with free internet. Xintiandi entertainment area is a 5-minute drive away and People's Square is a 10-minute drive away. Huaihai Howard Johnson is 650 metres from Shanxi South Road Subway Station and 3 km from Yu Garden. Various dining and shopping options can be found around the hotel. Hongqiao Airport is 13 km from the hotel. The non-smoking rooms at Howard Johnson come with modern décor, and are fitted with floor-to-ceiling windows. Each is well-equipped with a 32-inch flat-screen TV and bathtub. The restaurant serves a variety of Chinese and Western dishes. Light snacks and refreshing beverages are available at the lobby bar. Guests can exercise at the fitness centre. The hotel provides currency exchange and ticketing services. Luggage storage facilities are available at the 24-hour front desk.