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GHA Discovery

Guests have the opportunity to not only receive additional recognition and rewards for staying with Kempisnki and our partner properties within the GHA, they moreover have the opportunity to benefit from pre-arranged local experiences which will enhance your stay and cultural experience.

The GHA Discovery Programme is based on three levels of membership: Gold, Platinum and Black. These levels are based on the number of nights you stay in Global Hotel Alliance hotels. The more nights you spend with us, the more amazing the membership benefits and Local Experiences you will receive. According to your membership level you will receive the benefits mentioned below. 

Join GHA Discovery and instantly receive Gold status to begin your journey.



Starting your discovery journey with a Gold member status, you will enjoy following benefits when staying in Global Hotel Alliance hotels. 

  • Choice of newspaper
  • Complimentary internet access
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Membership preference profile



Continue your discovery as a Platinum member after staying ten nights or more in Global Hotel Alliance hotels. You will immediately earn one of these unique Platinum Local Experiences in Shanghai!


Embark on a bold taste exploration in our fine Cantonese restaurant that strikes the palate with dishes sparking in flavor。 This culinary experience gives you opportunity at lunch time to immerse yourselves into the tasting of a wide variety handmade Dim Sum created by Duncan Feng, our  Shanghaines Executive Chef

Available:09 Jan 2014-31 Dec 2014 Duratuin: 2 hours  No Overnight Saty Required To Redeem This Local Experience


“Xiao Long Bao” (Little Dragon Bun) is the symbol of Shanghainese food and it is a type steamed bun in bamboo basket ,stuffed with juicy pork or miced crab. This traditional dish is the most popular and widely consumed dim sum in Shnaghai.Come and enjoy making "Xiao Long Bao" with our Chinese Executive Chef.

Available:09 Jan 2014-31 Dec 2014 Duratuin: 1 hour  No Overnight Saty Required To Redeem This Local Experience


Take a morning stroll across the road to our terrace overlooking the Huangpu River and enjoy the fluid movements of our professional local Tai Chi Master where you will experiencing this famous martial art as a special gift from the Grand Kempinski Hotel Shanghai

Available:09 Feb 2014-31 Dec 2014 Duratuin: 1 hour


Lobster is always a special occasion.Share this moment with your loved ones in our Restaurant Acqua at a romantic table with candle light and view to the Huangpu River. You will rnjoy a 4 course dinner, all courses featured by the lobster you selected and finished with the signature dessert of our Mediterranean Restaurant

 Available:09 Jan 2014-31 Dec 2014 Duratuin: 2 hours  No Overnight Saty Required To Redeem This Local Experience


For more information, please contact us via +86 21 38678888 or via email http://www.gha.com/Kempinski/Grand-Kempinski-Hotel-Shanghai#

  • Gold level benefits
  • Upgrade to the next room category at check-in*
  • Late check-out 3pm*
  • Guaranteed room availability 48 hours prior arrival**
  • Local amenity 




Upgrade to Black level after staying 30 nights or more in a calendar year in Global Hotel Alliance hotels and choose from an array of amazing Black Local Experiences around the world.


Enjoy a unique and alternative tour of Shanghai on a replicated 1940's motorcycle with sidercar on a 1 hour Catchy Ride 

Available:10 Jan 2014-31 Dec 2014  Duratuin: 1 hours


Michelia Alba is the city flower of Shanghai  and famous for its fragrance which makes it a perfect as essential oil and massage oil.Indugle yourself with an exclusive full body massage with Michelia alba oil by our experienced Spa therapists.Rejuvenate your skin and muscles by deep moisturizing and improve your blood circulation. After your treatment enjoy a cup of Michelia Alba herbal tea to build your inner Qi 

Available:09 Jan 2014-31 Dec 2014  Duratuin: 2 hours


Tang suit and Qi Pao dress are the most stylish and traditional Chinese garment。Visit our professional custom tailor who gives you an insight into the wide range of fine fabrics available for this amazing outfit. Have your measurements taken and clothing prepared to the highest standard as a Shanghai souvenir to show off your journey to the Orient.

Available:10 Feb 2014-31 Dec 2014 Duratuin: 2 hours-variable

For more information, please contact us via +86 21 38678888 or via email http://www.gha.com/Kempinski/Grand-Kempinski-Hotel-Shanghai#
  • Platinum level benefits
  • Double upgrade at check-in*
  • Early check-in 9am*
  • Late check-out 6pm*
  • Guaranteed room availibility 24 hours prior to arrival**
  • Choice of amenity

Black level members will also receive the following brand benefits within Kempinski hotels (except The Leela Palaces, Hotels and Resorts).   


  • Complimentary transport to and from the airport by hotel bus (where available) or preferential rates on limousine transfers
  • Personalised check-in with recognised guest preferences
  • 15% allowance on food and beverage in all restaurants owned or managed by Kempinski whether or not you are a hotel resident (except banqueting or any special events)
  • 20% allowance on laundry and dry cleaning service


  * Upon availability
** Excludes certain dates and exceptional events that generate high demand

For the terms and conditions and a detailed overview of the benefits please visit GHA Discovery.


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