Based in Hong Kong, Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts is one of the world’s most respected hotel companies, owning and operating a total of 81 hotels worldwide under the brands Shangri-La (five-stars), Kerry (five-stars) and Traders (four-stars), which translates to more than 32,000 rooms.
On 17 December 2010, the group opened Shangri-La Hotel, Paris, representing its first property in Europe, a flagship of intimate scale and local historical significance. The Shangri-La Group was founded and owned by the Kuok family. Current CEO is Mr. Greg Dogan. The Shangri-La Hotel, Paris’s GM is Mr. Stefan Bollhalder.
Former residence of Prince Roland Bonaparte located in the upscale 16th arrondissement of Paris, Shangri-La Hotel, Paris is the epitome of Asian hospitality and French art de vivre. This 19th century architectural gem has been listed in the French “Monuments Historiques” registry since 2009 and officially awarded the “Palace” status in 2014.
Most of its 100 rooms and suites offer stunning and unique views of the Eiffel Tower and numerous Parisian landmarks. Two restaurants, including one Michelin star, overseen by Executive Chef Christophe Moret, offer both a French and Chinese cuisine. Le Bar Botaniste, friendly and intimate, is the perfect Parisian meeting place. Four historical reception rooms welcome the most prestigious events and wedding. Finally, CHI, The Spa, with its 15-meter pool bathed in natural daylight and The Organic Pharmacy treatments, is an invitation to relaxation and serenity.
Numerous features make Shangri-La Hotel, Paris one of the most elegant addresses in the French capital, located in the cultural heart of Paris and just a few minutes from the Champs Elysées and Avenue Montaigne.
Shangri-La Hotel Paris is centrally located in the 16th arrondissement of Paris, just minutes from the Place des Etats-Unis, the Place d’Iéna and the Place du Trocadero, on the Chaillot Hill. The Triangle d’Or, the Champs Elysées, and a myriad of luxury boutiques and museums are also just a stone’s throw away.
A discovery took place upon renovating the dropped ceiling of a conference room, revealing a magnificent glass and steel structure embedded in the rooftop, which had been covered over by the building’s former corporate residents. It is now the rooftop of the hotel’s main restaurant La Bauhinia.
100 elegant rooms including 36 suites are decorated in a classical French style and elegant tones of blue, gold and cream, preserving the charm of a high-class private Parisian residence. Most rooms and suites have access to a balcony or a private terrace and offer stunning views of the city, the Eiffel Tower, and the Seine. For any events, there are four spacious function rooms totaling 850 square meters, featuring high ceilings, an abundance of natural daylight, state-of-the-art technology. The wellness retreat includes fitness facilities, a 15×6 meters indoor pool with outdoor terrace and a CARITA beauty treatment center, all bathed in natural light.
Hotel and restaurants awards
• One of the Best New Business Hotels, Fortune (US)
• Wellness Centre – Hot Spa List 2013, Conde Nast Traveler (US)
• Le Shang Palace – 1 Michelin star Chef Labbé; ‘Cuisinier de l’Année 2013’ by the Gault & Millau Guide.