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Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Xinle Road)

206 Xinle Road | Xuhui District, Shanghai 200031, China
+86 21 5403 9982
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The old favourite is still one of the best!

I used to live in Shanghai, and would go to Dragonfly when I fancied a treat, although I never had... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2018
lightninglizzie
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Malvern Wells, United Kingdom
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You have established a nice and relaxing atmosphere; the customer service representatives are... read more

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Reviewed January 18, 2018
Terrie R
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We are proud that our Flagship retreat is still located in the heart of the former French Concession close to where we first began on Donghu road. Features 5 floors of heavenly relaxation and beauty services, as well as our exclusive “Love Nest” - perfect for couples. Less than 10 minutes by foot from South Shaan'xi Road Station, Metro Lines 1, 10 or 12 (exit 2).
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Dec 3, 2017
“We loved it!”
Jan 23, 2018
“The old favourite is still one of the best!”
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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206 Xinle Road | Xuhui District, Shanghai 200031, China
Former French Concession
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+86 21 5403 9982
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Reviewed January 23, 2018

I used to live in Shanghai, and would go to Dragonfly when I fancied a treat, although I never had enough money to be a member. I used to go to a local massage place as well which could be a bit more hit and...More

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Reviewed January 18, 2018

You have established a nice and relaxing atmosphere; the customer service representatives are excellent.

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Reviewed January 17, 2018

I always take my daughter-in-law and myself to Dragonfly for a facial and a massage. I think the service is reasonably good, but have decided not to use them again as their prices are really far too high now.

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Reviewed January 17, 2018

I'm Dragonfly's member for a year already and regret nothing! I do facials, nails, waxing, massage and satisfied every time. The service is great and very attentive,stuff is very friendly and helpful. Stuff can speak English a little, so if you don't speak Mandarin it's...More

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Reviewed December 4, 2017

This place is fairly high end for China - but compared to Australia where I live it's a total bargain. The receptionist Tiffany explained the pros and cons of the different packages very well and I went for a 2 hr massage (1hr oil +...More

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RandalEastman, General Manager at Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Xinle Road), responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2017

Thank you for sharing your impressions. We have a slogan - "give us an hour or two -- and we'll give you back your soul". Time does seem to stop when you visit Dragonfly and this is something very important in this age of information,...More

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Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

We went to Dragonfly as a treat to ourselves and had an absolutely relaxing time. Very professional and fun with experience.

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RandalEastman, General Manager at Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Xinle Road), responded to this reviewResponded December 5, 2017

Thank you for sharing your satisfaction with your visit. We will do our best to ensure your next experience is even better! Sincerely, Randal

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Reviewed July 4, 2017

I've been living in Shanghai for over 7 months and been trying several massage companies. I find Dragonfly the best and normally go to their Nanchang Road venue. However last time I got quite irritated as the receptionist could not stop pushing me to upgrade...More

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RandalEastman, General Manager at Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Xinle Road), responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2017

Dear Customer, Thank you for sharing what happened in our retreat. I must share with you that we have in Dragonfly a zero tolerance policy within our company towards any inappropriate touching during our massage treatments. This applies to female therapists as well as male...More

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Reviewed April 29, 2017

I have been going to Dragonfly Spa several times per year for years, generally to this Xinle Rd location, but not always. I went there for a shellac manicure and pedicure two days ago. It was not my usual pleasant experience. There was one person...More

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RandalEastman, General Manager at Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Xinle Road), responded to this reviewResponded May 1, 2017

Thank you for bringing this situation to our attention. I must apologize for what happened here and will look into this immediately to ensure it does not happen again. Can you please send me a personal message so that I can follow up with you?...More

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Reviewed January 3, 2017

Though slightly more expensive than the other massage chains, but this is one of the places where you actually get what you pay for. The ambiance in the Xinle Lu branch is very serene and peaceful (they just renovated the place). Staff are always speaking...More

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DragonflyRetreats, General Manager at Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Xinle Road), responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2017

Thank you for your praise. We pride ourselves on providing a real, quiet and relaxing retreat - from the hustle and bustle of the city. All of us are surrounded by a steady stream of noise in our daily lives - and we occasionally need...More

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Reviewed January 2, 2017

It was 1h30 of pure relaxation, we really enjoyed it. Price is a little bit expensive but the prestation is great (1400 rmb for 1h30 for 2 people for 30 min scrub and 1hour massage) The place is in a great location, surrounded by restaurants.More

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DragonflyRetreats, General Manager at Dragonfly Therapeutic Retreat (Shanghai Xinle Road), responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2017

Thank you for your kind words about your 90 minutes of relaxation. This is music to our ears because our motto is to "Relax the World" and our brand promise is that you will leave feeling more relaxed than when you arrived - on each...More

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Nearby
Former French Concession
While there are technical borders to the area formerly
governed by the French in Shanghai, the "French
Concession" of today is an amorphous neighborhood that
is a favorite of the city's foreign residents. While
it is mostly within the Xuhui district, residents will
sometimes include parts of Jing'an and Luwan in their
mental maps of the Former French Concession. The area
seems frozen in time, characterized by quiet,
...More
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ehorwich
June 23, 2017|
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Response from RandalEastman | Property representative |
Sorry that the prices are not indicated on the website. We are in the midst of redoing our menus and our website. In our Xinle retreat massage starts at 188 RMB per hour. (this is about $28 USD) Thanks for your inquiry!
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