The luxurious Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore has finally unveiled the brand new Tower Wing today on 16 May 2017 where guests will be able to experience a refreshed lobby, brand new rooms and suites, three new restaurant concepts as well as a revitalised Horizon Club lounge. Located in the heart of Orchard Road, the property is known for being an urban resort which is steeped in luxury and the finest quality.
The art installation in the lobby by renowned Japanese designer Hirotoshi Sawada is made of thousands of cascading stylised leaves, reminiscent of a Tree Canopy amidst a vibrant tropical oasis. The Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore has also introduced three novel dining concepts in conjunction with this refresh:
- Lobby Lounge will showcase the best of Singapore favourites like Hainanese Chicken Rice, Katong Laksa and Chilli Crab with Mantou.
- ShopHouse is a grab-and-go retail concept that offers freshly-baked breads, sandwiches, snacks, cakes and other festive goodies.
- NAMI Restaurant and Bar is a brand new Japanese fine dining restaurant that is located on level 24.
The Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore is home to three different wings - each one with its own style and differences - the Tower Wing (which is newly refurbished), Garden Wing and the ultra-luxurious Valley Wing. The brand new Tower Wing features 503 beautifully-renovated guestrooms and suites and the lead-in category Deluxe Room offers 38sqm of space and it comes complete with stylish furnishings, luxurious amenities, internet access, glass wardrobes, floor-to-ceiling windows as well as a choice of city or pool views.Guests who book the Horizon Club Rooms will have access to the exclusive Horizon Club Lounge, up on level 24. Discover unparalleled panoramas of the city skyline, best enjoyed by sinking into strategically placed armchairs that maximise the view. Have a healthy snack, shine a pair of dinner shoes or answer emails at one of the mobile work stations – the tastefully-designed enclave offering hassle-free and efficient services for business and leisure travellers is open 24 hours a day.
Tower Wing Reopening Offer
After an all-encompassing renovation, Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore, celebrates the reopening of the Tower Wing with an exclusive promotion for Golden Circle members. Book a stay in one of the newly-renovated Tower Wing Deluxe Rooms at Best Available Rate from 16 May to 31 July 2017 to enjoy breakfast at The Line and double GC Award Points. To find out more about the offer, visit www.shangri-la.com/singapore, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call +65 6235 1666.
While looking for accommodation in Bangkok, I chanced upon the brand new Hyatt Place Bangkok Sukhumvit which is scheduled to open in October 2017 (but taking room reservations from December 2017 only). It will be located approximately 200m away from Phrom Phong BTS SkyTrain Station where travellers can enjoy the massive EmDistrict - Emporium, EmQuartier and the soon-to-open EmSphere mall.
The InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has just announced the opening of the highest hotel in Vietnam, the InterContinental Hanoi Landmark72 in Hanoi. The hotel occupies levels 62 to 71 of the towering Keangnam Landmark72 and the property is part of a wider Landmark72 complex which is home to various retail, commercial and entertainment offerings. The InterContinental Hanoi Landmark72 is located close to some of Hanoi's major landmarks and attractions like the Hanoi Museum, Vietnam National Convention Centre and the Garden Shopping Centre.
Set on the tropical islands of Langkawi, The Ritz-Carlton Langkawi officially opens today to bring about luxurious experiences in the heart of an ancient jungle. Designed to reflect the nearby traditional villages (known as Kampongs), the oceanfront resort is sheltered by trees and gently lapped by the Andaman Sea. The Ritz-Carlton Langkawi is designed by Philippe Villeroux of Kuala Lumpur-based Tropical Area Architects and it has been carefully created to fully immerse travelers in the island’s natural ecosystem and local culture.
AccorHotels has just announced the opening of the Mercure Bangkok Sukhumvit 11 which is located on Soi 11 of Sukhumvit. Known for the numerous restaurants, bar and clubs which are prominent in the evenings, Sukhumvit Soi 11 has long been a magnet for tourists, expats and locals who are attracted to the night life. The property is also within walking distance to not only the BTS Skytrain Nana Station and MRT Subway Asoke Station but also the Airport Link Makkasan Station.
The Small Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH) has just unveiled a brand new loyalty programme, INVITED, to replace the previous program. Invited (free to join!) offers members exclusive rates and benefits right from their very first stay across any one of SLH's 500 hotels worldwide.
The Conrad Centennial Singapore will be unveiling a brand new collection of exquisite French chocolate tartlets which will be available for purchase from 22 September 2017 (three-day advanced order is required). One of the five flavours that have been created is done in collaboration with home-cook @HoneyBeeSweets.sg to marry local flavours and French pastry techniques. Each box of the Conrad Treasures come with five flavours (one piece per flavour) - Sensation, Pure Gourmandise, La Royale, Violette, and Chendol.
Experience a brand new spa journey that incorporates the healing energies of sound and mind-imagery at the Grand Hyatt Hong Kong's luxurious Plateau Spa. In partnership with one of the leading sound technology companies of the world, Devialet, the Grand Hyatt Hong Kong will be presenting a 60-minute bespoke “Voyage des Sens” spa experience that is exclusive to this beautiful oasis that is tucked-away in Hong Kong.
Celebrate the weekends with a sizzling BBQ and unlimited house wines and beers at the Pan Pacific Singapore's Poolside Patio from 6:30PM to 9:30PM every Friday and Saturday (from 22 September 2017). Enjoy a four-course barbecue menu while overlooking the refurbished swimming pool and Poolside Bar.
The Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has just announced that it will manage a one-of-a-kind Mandarin Oriental Qianmen, Beijing which will be located within the Qianmen East Hutong Quarter. This hotel is expected to open in 2018 and it will provide guests with the unique opportunity to experience luxury living in traditional and authentic Beijing surroundings.
The Four Points by Sheraton Hefei, Baohe is the second Four Points property in the ancient city of Hefei which is also the capital city in the Anhui Province of China. The hotel offers 271 modern guestrooms (inclusive of suites) that are equipped with a simple design but most importantly, with modern comforts like a 43-inch flat TV and High Speed Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.