Shangri-la Hotels And Resorts News

Hagan to lead Shangri-La Rasa Ria Resort & Spa

Hagan to lead Shangri-La Rasa Ria Resort & Spa

26 October 2017 Hotel News

Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa has appointed Fiona Hagan as the new general manager. An Australian national, Hagan has 23-years of hospitality experience, working in various positions within the industry including, revenue manager, director of sales and marketing and general manager.

Hecker to lead Shangri-La Le Touessrok Resort & Spa, Mauritius

Hecker to lead Shangri-La Le Touessrok Resort & Spa, Mauritius

19 October 2017 Hotel News

Shangri-La’s Le Touessrok Resort & Spa, Mauritius, has appointed Gerhard Hecker to the role of general manager. Having joined the property this month, Hecker is set to continue to establish the resort as one of the leading hotels in the Indian Ocean, following its extensive relaunch in November 2015.

Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo, to open in December

Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo, to open in December

15 August 2017 Hotel News

Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo is set to open on December 1st. The hotel will be the second property in Sri Lanka for the luxury Asian hospitality group – joining Shangri-La’s Hambantota Golf Resort & Spa, which opened in June 2016.

Danks-Brown takes up sales role with Shangri-La Villingili Resort & Spa

Danks-Brown takes up sales role with Shangri-La Villingili Resort & Spa

17 March 2017 Press Release Hotel News Spa News

Kirsty Danks-Brown has joined Shangri-La Villingili Resort & Spa as the new director of sales and marketing. With eleven years of experience in luxury hospitality and a proven track record in maximising business opportunities and exceeding profit targets, Danks-Brown’s wealth of knowledge and expertise will be a valuable asset to the Shangri-La brand.

McCormack takes up leadership of Shangri-La’s Hambantota Resort

McCormack takes up leadership of Shangri-La’s Hambantota Resort

4 October 2016 Hotel News

Shangri-La’s Hambantota Resort & Spa in Sri Lanka has confirmed Iain McCormack has taken over as the resort’s new general manager. With a wealth of luxury hospitality experience spanning an impressive 38 years, McCormack’s expertise and insight will be a valuable asset to Sri Lanka’s newest luxury opening.

Shangri-La Hambantota Resort & Spa set to open in Sri Lanka

Shangri-La Hambantota Resort & Spa set to open in Sri Lanka

18 May 2016 Hotel News Spa News

Set on Sri Lanka’s ancient Spice Route along the lush, unspoiled Southern coastline, Shangri-La’s five star Hambantota Resort & Spa will offer unrivalled amenities and experiential activities when it opens to guests on June 1st, 2016. The 300-room resort – the first of its kind in Sri Lanka – presides over 145 acres of tropical gardens and Indian Ocean vistas, an artisan village showcasing local Sri Lankan creativity, and a host of innovative dining, entertainment and spa options.

Bowen takes over as executive chef at Shangri-La Hotel, London

Bowen takes over as executive chef at Shangri-La Hotel, London

5 February 2016 Hotel News Tourism News

To celebrate the arrival of Gareth Bowen, the new executive chef at Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, the hotel has added a stylish Chef’s Market Table in the hotel’s TĪNG Restaurant on Level 35. Chef Bowen will offer a seasonal four course menu at the new table championing fine local ingredients and cooking in tune with the seasons, with fresh produce chosen from Borough Market that day.

Shangri-La  breaks ground for new city resort in China

Shangri-La breaks ground for new city resort in China

13 January 2016 Hotel News

Shangri-La International is developing a new deluxe city resort in Zhoushan, Zhejiang province. Targeted to open in 2019, the property will be located in the centre of the city’s new municipal area, bringing a brand new international luxurious hospitality experience to Zhoushan.

Shangri-La headed for Saudi Arabia following Assila deal

Shangri-La headed for Saudi Arabia following Assila deal

26 May 2015 Hotel News

Assila Investments and Shangri-La International Hotel Management have signed a memorandum of understanding in relation to the management and operation of a luxury hotel and residences development in Jeddah, the second-largest city in Saudi Arabia and the principle gateway to Mecca. Slated to open in early 2018, it will be the first Shangri-La in Saudi Arabia. The 242-room hotel will be in a prominent 65-storey development located on Jeddah Corniche Road facing the Red Sea.