Crowne Plaza Lake Malaren Shanghai is the first international hotel in the Baoshan district, a fast developing, northern suburb of bustling Shanghai. Known for its rich and natural settings on the Lake Malaren Resort, Crowne Plaza Lake Malaren Shanghai is a mere thirty minutes away from Shanghai's city center. The adjoining Lake Malaren Golf Club operates 2 Jack Nicklaus PGA accredited 18-hole courses surrounding the hotel and was certified as the First Silver Signature Sanctuary in China and Asia by Audubon International in 2006. The resort and both golf course are part of the greater Lake Meilan Luodian New North Town development. The newly opened Metro Line 7-Meilan Lake Station is a short 3-minute drive from the hotel. And just 60 minutes to Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport or 90 minutes to Shanghai Pudong International Airport by subway. It is also a short 30 minute drive from the hotel to the city center and easily accessible to Shanghai Pudong International Airport with 75 km by outer-ring road (G1501) and 30 km to Shanghai Hongqiao Airport.