Tai Yuan Villa----the branch of Shanghai Rui Jin Hotel is located downtown while still gets its tranquility. It covers an area of 12,650 square meters, including about 5000 square meters covered with plants．The main building is a French later-Renaissance masterpiece built in 1928 as the Dibaike Trading Company. The original owner likely spent considerable time reviewing the design for what must have been her "dream house." It's Monson roofing, French windows and Castle-Domed penthouse gives the building a delicate touch of timelessness. However, the style of the house is also blended with the English characteristics.
The Taiyuan Villa now has 23 versatile rooms and 16 hotel-style apartments equipped with gym, indoor swimming pool, Sauna room and Squash courts for your convenience. Guests from around the world can now experience an important part of Shanghai's glamorous early 20th century heritage in an exclusive garden setting and enjoy the world-class service and luxury amenities.