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Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok Offers A Perfect Riverside Location for All Occasions

Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok Offers A Perfect Riverside Location for All Occasions

Bangkok , 9 July 2014 - Situated by the banks of the Chao Phraya River, Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok is perfect location to create enriching experience for all important events. With the expertise of events specialists, versatile meeting space, enticing menus created by Shangri-La's renowned chefs and excellent dining choices, guests can be assured of successful events.

Whether guests organise business meetings, conferences, seminars, weddings, small gatherings, celebrations or a variety of important life events, the hotel offers 19 function rooms of various sizes suitable for all occasions.

They can choose to host their event on the river aboard the Horizon Cruise, in the opulence of the 1,360-square-metre expanse of the hotel's pillar-free grand ballroom for up to 1,500 people for a cocktail reception, or in a relaxed meeting in the residential concept of the Garden Rooms - Event Suites for smaller groups. The hotel provides other important components for a successful event, including state-of-the-art meeting and banquet facilities equipped with Wi-Fi and audio/visual equipment, and the timeless of Shangri-La's hospitality. Its flexible meeting rooms are complemented by 24-hour business centre service.

Thailand's abundance of culture, a choice of international and Thai cuisine from the hotel's safety-focused kitchen and the hotel's professional event specialists ensure a successful event for all visiting business groups. Meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions (MICE) can opt for meeting packages, romance cruise, themed parties or custom-designed theme to suit their particular purpose. Horizon Cruise, a nautical venue, is a unique solution for all types of occasion.

Samples of the hotel's themed parties designed to enhance the fun at guests' event include Pirate of The Chao Phraya, Amazing Siam, Stars of The Night, Temple Fair, as well as signature themed coffee breaks that are thoughtfully designed with a special touch to re-energise attendees and help them to achieve outstanding meeting results.

In term of romance, couples from all nationality can say "I do" and have a memorable wedding experience by the legendary Chao Phraya River. The hotel's experienced wedding specialists can help them select from the perfect wedding options and ensure that their once-in-a-life-time event is as perfect as they can imagine. Whether couples are planning a wedding ceremony for 300 or 1,500 guests, the hotel offers luxury venues in various sizes, including Garden Gallery, Corundum, Ballrooms, Salathip with its backdrop of a lush tropical garden and river view and a luxurious Horizon Cruise.

The hotel also remains the most sought-after venue for Indian wedding in Thailand with Shangri-La's Indian wedding specialists team, consisting of both Thai and Indian staff members. They can arrange a special session with the hotel's Indian Master Chef Lokendra Pal Singh, who supervise the Indian culinary team, to customise the signature menu for the wedding reception.

For enquires and bookings for meetings, conferences and gala events, please call Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok's Events Management Department at 66 (0) 2236 7777, facsimile 66 (0) 2236 8570 or e-mail Wedding couples may contact The Signature Celebrations Room on the Lobby Level to discuss any engagement and wedding requirements on 66 (0) 2236 7777 extensions 6873 and 6893 or e-mail



Rashana Pimolsindh
Director of Communications

Sirirat Traisupa
Communications Manager

Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok
Tel: 66 (0) 2236 7777
Fax: 66 (0) 2236 0280

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