Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts

Photo by Elliott Lewis As Canada marks a century and a half as a nation this year, it may be Toronto that has the most to celebrate. The metropolis of 2.8 million recently surpassed Chicago in...
A private jet can make these seven alluring but remote resorts seem much closer. When Homer wrote “the journey is the thing,” suggesting that the transit is more rewarding than the destination,...
These 10 exquisite hotel vistas from around the world fall nothing short of spectacular.
Of the seven species of sea turtles in the world, five are listed by the World Wildlife Fund as endangered or critically endangered. Thankfully, several tropical resorts are doing their part to...
Mauritius’s storied Le Touessrok first opened in 1978 on the African island’s pristine Trou d’Eau Douce bay. Last December, the 200-room property emerged from a $30 million makeover as Shangri-La’s...
This February, the Sultanate of Oman will become the first Middle Eastern country to host the legendary sailing race that dates to 1851. Muscat, located in the northeast portion of the country on the...
Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and while flowers and jewelry are nice, a palatial suite to share with your significant other is the ultimate one-on-one way to celebrate. The following...
You can be among the only people in the world to taste this extremely rare spirit…
The Shangri-La Hotel, at the Shard, boasts the 2,000-square-foot Shangri-La Suite and tremendous views of the city.
From London and Paris to Athens and Istanbul, Robb Report settles into 14 private havens in Europe’s finest city hotels.
The Shangri-La Hotel Paris marries European grandeur and the Asian art of service, to great acclaim.
Since the dawn of the 20th century, London has been home to the world’s most luxurious hotels.
The Shangri-La moves into Europe’s tallest building. Why Go: Go for the views.
The Shangri-La Hotel, Lhasa, beckons luxury travelers up to the roof of the world.
Every Wednesday, the pastry chef for the Shangri-La Hotel, Paris , will create a dessert inspired by an art exhibit on display in the city to serve during tea (about $68 per person). Chef François...
The new Shangri-La Hotel, Qufu opened this month, steps from the Temple of Confucius, the Mansion of Confucius, and the Cemetery of Confucius, all of which are UNESCO World Heritage Cultural Sites in...
The Shangri-La Group has opened its third hotel in Shanghai: the soaring 60-story Jing An Shangri-La . Located on the city’s west side, in proximity to the Jing An Temple and Jing An Park, the hotel...
Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts opened its second European property on May 11: the Shangri-La Bosphorus, Istanbul . The six-story hotel, set on the Bosporus, has 186 rooms and suites (from...
Prince Roland Bonaparte, grandnephew of Napoléon I, built the Palais Iéna as his Parisian home in the late 19th century. Last December, Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts completed a four-year conversion...
Ancient banyan trees and 17,000 swaying palms shade the trails at Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort and Spa in the Maldives. The resident biologist at the private-island resort leads tours along the...
A hospitality ambassador greets guests near a stand of bamboo at a candlelit entrance below street level, then escorts them to their Accommodations for in-room check-in over tea. The welcome ritual...
By the time the torch ceremony commences the XXIX Olympiad in August 2008, China’s capital will be home to several upscale hotels. Following are our picks for the 10 most promising places to stay...