The InterContinental Shimao Hotel in Shanghai cost US$287.9 million to build. Photo: Thomas Yau

US$288 million Shanghai hotel is the world’s deepest – just two of its 18 floors are aboveground

  • InterContinental Shanghai Wonderland Hotel rises 88 metres from an abandoned quarry on outskirts of city
  • Its 336 guest rooms cost from 3,400 yuan (US$490) a night
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The InterContinental Shimao Hotel in Shanghai cost US$287.9 million to build. Photo: Thomas Yau
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