Press Release

Press Release

Shangri-La Hotel, Bengaluru Welcomes Guests To the Heart of the Garden City from 24 September 2015

Shangri-La Hotel, Bengaluru will open on 24 September 2015 and its reservation lines are now open for guestroom, restaurant and event enquiries.  Managed by Shangri-La, the hotel is offering a special introductory rate from INR 9,500 per room, per night that includes a INR 3,000 credit, which can be applied to any service in the hotel.  The rate is based on two adults sharing and excludes taxes.

The 19-storey hotel sits between the central business district and the blue-ribbon residential suburbs of Bengaluru with 397 rooms poised to take in views of the city’s low-lying cityscape and Bangalore Palace.  Abstract floral patterns alluding to Bengaluru’s beautiful gardens and moniker, the “Garden City”, can be found throughout the property and complement design touches to reflect Shangri-La’s Asian heritage.

“Shangri-La Hotel, Bengaluru is a wonderful addition to our group’s portfolio in India and will certainly add to the State of Karnataka’s exciting and eclectic tourism scene,” said Jens Corder, general manager of Shangri-La Hotel, Bengaluru.

Presenting the city’s largest collection of food and beverage destinations, guests’ experiences will include all-day and interactive dining at b Cafe, Mediterranean flavours and fresh seafood at Caprese, good regional cuisines from the north and south of India at Saffron, while Shang Palace will serve up classic Chinese dishes.  Those in the mood for Japanese tastes will find Yataii, the Japanese restaurant, suitable for a culinary tour of Japan.  Guests can end evenings at Hype – an energetic bar set against the backdrop of Bengaluru’s skyline – with handcrafted cocktails and resident DJs to set the mood.

The Lobby Lounge provides a place for socialising and business with fine tea and coffee, pastries and after-dinner drinks.  Destined to be difficult to resist, b Café Pastry will showcase sweets and savouries and seasonal hampers.

For leisure-oriented guests, a dedicated floor to wellness includes an outdoor swimming pool encompassing a steam bath, sauna and a Jacuzzi, as well as a health club with state-of-the-art equipment to help enhance any fitness programme.  CHI, The Spa provides an escape in which to experience a soothing massage or one of the specialised Ayurvedic treatments under the nurturing care of expert therapists.    

Capable of holding up to 900 guests is the 739-square-metre Grand Ballroom on level one of the hotel that can be customised for celebrations, exhibitions and weddings.  Its spacious foyer, with natural light, can accommodate pre-event gatherings and receptions.  Together with seven further function rooms on level two – connected by a grand staircase and glass elevator – the meeting facilities at Shangri-La Hotel, Bengaluru are the city’s largest. 

For room reservations, email reservations.slbl@shangri-la.com.  For event and restaurant reservations, email events.slbl@shangri-la.com and bcafe.slbl@shangri-la.com respectively.  Bookings can also be made by calling (91 80) 4512 6100.   

About Shangri-La Group 

Shangri-La Group is one of the world’s premier developers, owners and operators of hotel and investment properties which comprises office buildings, commercial real estate and serviced apartments/residences. The Group’s other principal activities include hotel management services as well as property development for sale. It currently owns and/or manages over 100 hotels globally in more than 75 destinations under the Shangri-La, Kerry, Hotel Jen and Traders brands. Prominently positioned in Asia, the Group has a substantial pipeline of upcoming hotel and mixed-use development projects in Australia, Bahrain, Mainland China, Cambodia, Indonesia and Saudi Arabia.