Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai
Sheikh Zayed Road, P.O. Box 75880
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
President and CEO of Shangri-La International, Greg Dogan, has over 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry. During his time with the group, he has held senior corporate executive positions, including chief operating officer of Shangri-La International Hotel Management Limited and regional vice president in charge of Shangri-La’s China operations.
Hotel General Manager, Gerhard Hecker, joined Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts seven years ago during the pre-opening of Futian Shangri-La, Shenzhen in China. He moved to Dubai from Shangri-La Hotel, Jakarta.
SHANGRI-LA HOTEL, DUBAI
The award-winning Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai opened its doors in 2003 as one of the first hotel towers in the financial district and stands at an impressive 200 meters. Upkeep and refurbishments have been carried out regularly in the last seven years.
Renowned Shangri-La Hospitality at the preferred business and social address, offering personalized services, distinctive quality products and recognized value.
Our hotels strengths are location, Asian hospitality and service, banquet and business facilities, award winning restaurants and large guest rooms.
The 42 storey tower is 15 minutes from Dubai International Airport and five minutes from the World Trade Centre, Dubai International Financial Centre and downtown Burj Khalifa. It is within close proximity to shopping malls including the famous Dubai Mall as well as Dubai’s popular beaches.
Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai offers 302 rooms and suites, as well as 126 serviced apartments. Spatial elegance, awesome views of Burj Khalifa or the beach and thoughtfully selected furnishings create an experience of unparalleled style and comfort.
Guests are spoilt for choice in the hotel’s seven restaurants and bars offering the best international cuisines. Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai offers guests the best of contemporary and traditional Arabian cooking at Marrakech, international favourites in Dunes Café, Cantonese cuisine in Shang Palace and Vietnamese specialties in Hoi An. Relax during the day at the Lobby Lounge and in the evening, chill out under the stars at iKandy Ultralounge or enjoy the Balcony Bar’s lively Shanghai-inspired atmosphere
The entire fourth floor of the hotel is dedicated to health and recreation. The Spa at the Shangri-La embraces a holistic approach to vitality, fitness and beauty and is inspired by the Arabian wellness philosophy. Rejuvenate in the tranquil waters of the resort-style swimming pool, sauna and steam rooms or challenge yourself to a workout in well-equipped gymnasium, movement studio, squash or tennis courts.
Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai is the perfect choice for large functions and smaller, intimate gatherings. All meeting rooms and ballrooms are contemporary in design and feature natural light and state-of-the-art audio-visual equipment. A dedicated and experienced events management team ensures that functions run smoothly from start to finish.
The Al Nojoom Grand Ballroom and Al Bader Junior Ballroom offer stunning views of bustling Dubai and the Arabian Gulf. The grand ballroom, which is divisible into two smaller rooms and the junior ballroom can accommodate up to 500 persons for a reception. The three additional function rooms (Nasreen, Yasmin and Arjawan), are ideal breakout rooms or venues for smaller events.
Hotel & Restaurants Awards
• Best New Business Hotel in the World (Business Traveller UK 2005)
• What’s On Awards 2009, WinnerShangPalace as favourite Far Eastern restaurant, Dubai
• Time Out Dubai Restaurant Awards 2011, Highly commended South-East Asian for Hoi An