There are island resorts and there are city hotels. You can have one but not the other at the same time. This is what is commonly thought unless you get to visit the award winning Shangri-La in Hong Kong. The hotel is a unique establishment that gives the feel of an island in the heart of the city. With a signature tower and wonderful scenery it provides, the hotel is one of the most famous of places to enjoy a great holiday.
Not only is the hotel a monument of classical luxury from the outside but also it is among the most unique and prestigious hotels with proximity to the shopping district and entertainment complex, luxury suites and much more for you to enjoy. The hotel has been decorated with the most classy and tasteful of art and architectural elements with chandeliers and rises above the pacific place making it even more of a delight to visit. Regular cheap flights to Hong Kong are offered around the year so travelers can choose from what best suites them and select accordingly.
Suites and rooms at the Shangri-La are a thing of beauty, comfort and luxury all in one. The decoration is spacious and tasteful while the colors used are magnificent. The wide spaced windows offer breathtaking views of the city and those of the Victoria Harbor. With a total of 565 rooms and 34 specially decorated suites, there is almost always booking available for you whenever you choose to drop by. In addition to luxury and comfort, the rooms feature great amenities like satellite connection TVs, sate boxes, 24 hours housekeeping and stocked minibars as well. The suites are even more spacious and elegant with separate dining and living rooms. Breathtaking views of the city are offered and much more.
The dining facility at the restaurant is one that features wonderful food and includes acclaimed restaurants as well. The dining atmosphere is powerful and the dishes are delicious and available in a wide variety. The chefs at the Shangri-La take immense pride in making each meal a special and memorable affair for the guests and leave no stone UN turned in doing so. Dishes are prepared using local spices and fresh ingredients that provides for an exquisite dining experience. The hotel features the Restaurant Petrus which offers some of the city’s finest cuisine and many come to visit the hotel solely for the purpose of dining.
Apart from great dining and accommodation facilities, the hotel is home to a number of relaxing and adventurous activities. The unique features include the world’s largest Chinese silk painting as well as the famous Motherland of China which is spread over an extensive 16 stories. There is a well-equipped and modern fitness that helps you stay in shape and burn those extra calories that keep you fit and relaxed. Other amenities include a meeting space, business center, a high speed internet facility and also an outdoor pool.
While on a stay at the Island Shangri-La the Horizon Club is a recommended place to stay at. Located on the 56th story, the rooms provides stunning views of the Victoria harbor and features amenities unique in all respects when in Hong Kong.