Shangri-La Opens First Sri Lankan Resort

Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts has expanded its portfolio of luxury properties to Sri Lanka with the opening of a 300-room beachfront resort in the southern city of Hambantota. Nestled on a 145-acre former coconut plantation, Shangri-La’s Hambantota Resort & Spa is an oasis of luxury framed by swaying coconut trees and the waters of the … Continue reading

Now Open: Hylandia By Shangri-La

44 years since its founding, Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts arrives in the destination that inspired the brand – the Chinese city of Shangri-La. The Hong Kong-based hospitality group is launching the new Hylandia by Shangri-La today in the area of Diqing, among the mountains of Yunnan province.   Steeped in the region’s Tibetan influences, the hotel’s … Continue reading

Shangri-La Comes To London In Style With City’s Tallest Hotel

Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts, renowned around the world for its luxury properties and Asian hospitality, heralded its arrival to the UK today with the debut of the new Shangri-La at The Shard, one of the year’s highly anticipated hotel openings. With a ‘sky lobby’ located on level 35 of London’s newest and most striking skyscraper, … Continue reading

Shangri-La Arrives In Tibet

Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts has opened its first hotel in Tibet, the brand new 289-room Shangri-La Hotel Lhasa. Positioned as an “urban retreat”, the property marks a homecoming of sorts for the brand inspired by the mythical Himalayan paradise, offering an authentic insight to Tibetan culture and hospitality.   Overlooking the majestic Potala Palace, a … Continue reading

New Hotel Openings For Iskandar Malaysia

Visitors to the southern Malaysian gateway of Johor now have added choice for accommodation with the opening of 2 new properties from international chains Renaissance Hotels and Traders Hotel. Both properties are part of the up-and-coming Iskandar Malaysia project, a special economic zone envisaged to capitalize on synergies with Singapore and boost the development of … Continue reading