2/F, 42 Xingfu Road, Changning District 上海市幸福路42号, Shanghai, China | map | directions

audience rating: H42, 3.0 out of 5 based on 15 ratings click to vote:
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Two-storey gay sauna H42 by Shanghai Studio attracts men of all ages. It features modern, well-maintained facilities including lockers, dry sauna, steam room, shower room, private cabins, cruising area, free use of electric massage chairs, free coffee/tea and snacks. Towels and condoms are provided.

Located in the Changning District of the French concession, next door to Happiness 42 gay bar and just a block from the LGBT-popular Lucca nightclub.

Metro (Line 10/11): Jiaotong University Station (Exit 5) – 400 metres away

weekday: 14:00 - 22:00

weekend: 12:00 - 23:00

venue: sauna (桑拿) | features: sauna, cafe, steam room, sauna, maze, relaxing cabins (咖啡馆, 蒸汽房, 桑拿, 迷宫, 放松舱) | customers: gay

corrections | last updated: 17-05-2017

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  1. Cleaner than expected, friendly staff.

    “Love dark room fun so wanted to try this place out after some great experiences in Thailand and Japan. Obviously went far too late (Sunday after 9pm) as the sauna was virtually empty. A few guys played with me before I found a cute guy. Will go back on Friday night I think but earlier...“


      on 21-11-2016 | Reply Problem with this review?

  2. NOT an pleasant experience

    “I was there on a Saturday (4.30 - 7 PM) but the crowd was disappointing. Everyone seemed walked around purposeless with minimal cruising potential. There are these 2 opened 'dark rooms' where everyone squeezed in and touched each other blindly but yet I find it was a bit lifeless. I strolled at the second floor private rooms and found that they are completely dark and have no condoms provided. All in all, this sauna is overpriced (RMB100) with below average crowd (you rarely see hot guys here) and not-too-well equipped cruising facilities.

    As a comparison:
    SG Cruise - 9/10
    HK Hutong - 7.5/10
    TW Aniki - 7/10
    BKK Babylon - 7/10
    Shanghai H42 - 4/10“


      on 15-10-2016 | Reply Problem with this review?

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