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Shangri-La at The Shard set for May opening

Shangri-La at The Shard set for May opening

14 March 2014 Hotel News

Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts has announced Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London will open May 6th 2014. Located on the historic South Bank of the River Thames in the 306-metre-high, glass-clad Shard, the hotel will be the Hong Kong-based luxury hotel group’s third in Europe, following debuts in Paris in 2010 and Istanbul in 2013.

Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London given May opening date

Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London given May opening date

10 February 2014 Hotel News

Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts announced Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London will open May 6th 2014. Located on the historic South Bank of the River Thames in the 306-metre-high, glass-clad Shard, the hotel will be the Hong Kong-based luxury hotel group’s third in Europe, following debuts in Paris in 2010 and Istanbul in 2013.

Shangri-La Hotel Lhasa set to open in April

Shangri-La Hotel Lhasa set to open in April

12 January 2014 Hotel News

The luxurious 289-room Shangri-La Hotel, Lhasa is set to open its doors on April 17th, 2014, set in the administrative capital of Tibet, circled by the Himalayan Mountains. Among the hotel’s contemporary guestrooms are ten long stay apartments.

Shangri-La expands Myanmar portfolio

Shangri-La expands Myanmar portfolio

12 December 2013 Hotel News

Shangri-La International Hotel Management will open its second hotel in Yangon, Myanmar in 2017. With a prime location on the banks of Kandawgyi Lake, the 350-room Lakeside Shangri-La, Yangon will command magnificent views of the glittering Shwedagon Pagoda and unparalleled vistas over the lake.

Shangri-La Hotels signs on for Shaoxing property

Shangri-La Hotels signs on for Shaoxing property

19 September 2013 Hotel News

Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts has signed a management agreement with Zhejiang Yinan Group to operate a 336-room hotel opening in Shaoxing, China in 2017. Shangri-La Hotel, Shaoxing will be located close to the National Urban Wetland Park, near the city’s new business district.

Shangri-La opens third hotel in Shanghai

Shangri-La opens third hotel in Shanghai

4 July 2013 Press Release Hotel News

Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts unveiled its third luxury hotel in Shanghai on 29 June on the Puxi side of the Huangpu River.  Positioned in the very heart of Shanghai, Jing An Shangri-La, West Shanghai is part of the city’s most fashionable neighbourhood and features a glamorous design inspired by Shanghai’s vibrant past, present and future.

Shangri-La Hotel Shenyang to open August 1st

Shangri-La Hotel Shenyang to open August 1st

29 June 2013 Press Release Hotel News

Shenyang’s Imperial Palace is the inspiration for one of Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts’ newest mainland China properties.  The Hong Kong-based hotel company is preparing to debut a new five-star hotel in the historic city of Shenyang, which is home to the only other existing royal palace in mainland China after the Forbidden City in Beijing.  Shangri-La Hotel, Shenyang will open along the city’s “Golden Corridor” on 1 August, in time to host sports “royalty” during the 12th China National Sports Games being held there in September.

New appointment for Shangri-La Abu Dhabi

New appointment for Shangri-La Abu Dhabi

23 June 2013 Hotel News

Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi and Traders Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi recently welcomed Mariana Sousa as director of communications. Mariana sousa joins Shangri-La Hotel as director of communications.

Hills Balfour to represent Shangri-La Villingili Resort & Spa in UK

Hills Balfour to represent Shangri-La Villingili Resort & Spa in UK

Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts has appointed UK travel and tourism public relations consultancy Hills Balfour to represent the UK PR for its property Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort & Spa in the Maldives following a competitive multi-way pitch. Open since 2009 and located just south of the equator on Villingili Island, on the southern-most tip of Addu Atoll, Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort & Spa offers guests a stylish and luxurious experience in a spacious and boutique-style environment.

Shangri-La Villingili Resort & Spa gets private airport

Shangri-La Villingili Resort & Spa gets private airport

1 February 2013 Airline News

Shangri-La Villingili Resort & Spa has officially becomes the only five-star resort in the Maldives with its own private executive terminal just five minutes away by speedboat. The venture is the result of the successful partnership between the resort and Gan International Airport in Addu Atoll.

Shangri-La continues free Wi-Fi rollout

Shangri-La continues free Wi-Fi rollout

In paradise there would be no data roaming charges. Here on earth, Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts is now offering travellers the next best thing: free Wi-Fi access at its 78 hotels. In addition, nearly all hotels, including those under the Kerry Hotels and Traders Hotels brands, now offer complimentary Wi-Fi service in limousines so that guests can access the internet using their mobile devices from the hotels’ chauffeured cars.