InterContinental Shanghai National Exhibition and Convention Center occupies the south tip of section D in NECC (Shanghai) and is connected with the exhibition area through the 8-meter elevated Expo Boulevard. The hotel is located on top of Metro Line 2 East Xujing station, adjacent to Hongqiao Airport and Hongqiao High-speed Rail station. There are 10 floors above ground and one floor underground, constituting 87,175 square meters of gross floor area, with 69,010 square meters above ground and 18,165 square meters underground respectively. The altitude is 38.5 meters. The hotel, with 543 guestrooms, offers both business and vacation travelers such services as accommodation, meeting and conference, business, food and beverage, leisure and others in a delicate and devoted manner. The hotel is expected to be operational in the second half of 2016.