About Shangri-La

The history of legendary service

Our name, Shangri-La, was inspired by James Hilton's legendary novel "Lost Horizon". Hilton's book was about a tranquil haven in the mountains of the Himalayas, called Shangri-La, which cast a spell on all who resided there.

Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts began in 1971 with our first deluxe hotel in Singapore. Today, the group comprises over 102 deluxe hotels and resorts in key cities in Asia Pacific, North America, Europe and the Middle East. Based in Hong Kong, we are expanding globally with developments under way throughout Asia, the Middle East and Africa.

We offer a range of different brands for travellers to enjoy: 

  • Shangri-La Hotels
  • Shangri-La Resorts
  • Traders Hotels
  • Kerry Hotels
  • Hotel Jen

We also offer our luxury hospitality at two of Asia’s prestigious recreational clubs: 

  • Aberdeen Marina Club, Hong Kong
  • Xili Golf and Country Club, Shenzhen

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