Press Release


Press Release

Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok offers Catering Service at Riverside Location

Catering Package 1

Bangkok, 18 April 2014 - Situated by the banks of the Chao Phraya River, an ideal location that is envied by many, Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok offers exclusive catering packages for life’s major milestones or any meaningful event that calls for celebration.

The hotel’s premier luxury catering service has all it takes to formulate successful social functions. With the expertise of events specialists, the hotel’s functional and flexible spaces and enticing menus created by Shangri-La’s renowned chefs, every detail of each important event is happens on cue and without missing a beat.

The hotel’s event specialists specialise in creating an experience and helping client’s dreams - from a cosy get-together party to a black-tie event - materialise. The team will help tailor this special function to reflect the best of guests’ unique style.

The hotel presents endless possibilities; guests may choose to host their party on the river, aboard the Horizon Cruise or in the opulence of the hotel’s Grand Ballroom which can accommodate up to 1,500 people for a cocktail reception.

For a more intimate, smaller group of guests, the Garden Rooms – Event Suites is a fitting choice with its residential flair that exudes luxurious comfort. Private dining rooms at the hotel’s restaurants - NEXT2 Café, Shang Palace and Angelini - are also available for groups without a minimum charge.

The exclusive catering packages of Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok are as follows:

  • Staff Party Package  

For a staff party of at least 50 people, guests can select their preferred choice of cuisine, including an international buffet dinner with free soft drink (Bt1,300 baht per person), a

Chinese set menu with free soft drink (Bt13,000 per table of 10) or cocktail reception (Bt1,100 per person). The organizer will be given a complimentary dining voucher for two at NEXT2 café to be used as a lucky draw prize for the party when guests reach a minimum spending of Bt180,000 net or Bt360,000 net.

  • Dinner Party Package  

Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok enables guests not only to whip up the most fun and fabulous dinner party, but also to receive three complimentary offers for their event if they meet the minimum spending of Bt600,000 net. Guests may choose from the following complimentary offers:

  1. A gift certificate for one night’s accommodation in a Deluxe Room with international buffet breakfast for two
  2. Waived corkage fee for up to 20 bottles; any additional bottle will be charged at 50 per cent off the normal rate
  3. Complimentary changing room on event date
  4. 20 per cent discount on room rental setup
  5. Complimentary one-hour pre-dinner cocktail (chips, nuts, prawn crackers and soft drinks)
  6. A gift certificate for a buffet dinner for two at NEXT2 Café
  •  Outside Catering Service 

For guests who rely on the expertise of our event specialist team for outside catering service, the hardest part of their job would be to go dressed up to the nines and show up at the party.  They can enjoy a hassle-free party at home or at their venue of choice with ease, comfort and, most importantly, peace of mind in each and every step of the process.

Guests can pick from one to three value-added benefits when they reach a specified minimum spending:

  • One benefit for a minimum spending of Bt250,000 net
  • Two benefits for a minimum spending of Bt350,000 net
  • Three benefits for a minimum spending of Bt500,000 net

The value-added benefits include:

  1. Complimentary barrel of Singha or Heineken draught beer
  2. Waived corkage fee for up to 20 bottles; any additional bottle will be charged at 50 per cent off the normal rate
  3. Complimentary free-flowing soft drinks for three hours during dinner
  4. Complimentary 30-minute pre-dinner cocktail (chips, nuts, prawn crackers and soft drinks)
  5. A 10 per cent discount on outside catering fee
  6. A gift certificate for a buffet dinner for two at NEXT2 Café

All three exclusive packages are available starting today until 20 December 2014. For further information, please consult the hotel’s events specialists at 02 236 7777 extension 6815 or send an e-mail to events.slbk@shangri-la.com. 

In September 2006, Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok became the first hotel in Thailand to be awarded the Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point System (HACCP) certification for food and beverage services. In January 2000, it became the first hotel in Thailand to achieve ISO 14001 certification for its environment management system.  With a prime location on the famous River of Kings and the only riverside hotel with a “skytrain” station just a few steps away from the Krungthep Wing entrance, Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok has become popular as a city resort welcoming business and leisure travellers and meeting and incentive groups.  The hotel offers 802 guestrooms and suites, nine dining choices and banquet and catering services in over 20 rooms of various sizes. 

Hong Kong-based Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts currently owns and/or manages more than 85 hotels under the Shangri-La brand with a room inventory of over 34,000. Shangri-La hotels are five-star deluxe properties featuring extensive luxury facilities and services. Shangri-La hotels are located in Australia, Canada, mainland China, Fiji, France, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Sultanate of Oman, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom. The group has a substantial development pipeline with upcoming projects in mainland China, India, Mongolia, Myanmar, Philippines, Qatar, Sri Lanka and the United Arab Emirates. For more information and reservations, please contact a travel professional or access the website at www.shangri-la.com.