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Shangri-La Hotel, Guilin Holds First Banquet in A Karst Cave To Kick Off Series of Creative Outside Catering

Guilin, China, 3 March 2014 – Shangri-La Hotel, Guilin recently organised its first banquet in Reed Flute Cave, a natural karst cave on the city’s northwest hill.  This magnificent banquet impressed all the guests and left them with a lifetime dining experience.  The event also kicked off a series of creative outside catering by the hotel within famous scenic spots around Guilin.

Reed Flute Cave, is a water-eroded cave that is famous for its brilliant view of various stalactites, stone pillars and rock formations created by carbonate deposition.  It is marked on almost all travel itineraries.  The Banquet team of Shangri-La Hotel, Guilin overcame the environment’s limitation, created a wonderful combination of nature, culinary delicacies and the legendary Shangri-La hospitality and presented guests a feast to remember.

“We are very proud to showcase the banquet and legendary Shangri-La hospitality together with the breathtaking landscape in Guilin, which brings the guests an unprecedented dining experience.  The first cooperation with Reed Flute Cave marks the beginning of our exploration to a series of creative outside catering.  Guilin is a beautiful city with a lot of amazing sceneries, such as Li River, Peach Blossom River and Jingjiang Prince City, etc.  Shangri-La Hotel, Guilin will work closely with these scenic spots to develop more unique dining choices featuring Guilin landscapes and hospitality of the hotel.  We look forward to it.” said Hunter Jin, general manager at Shangri-La Hotel, Guilin. 

For events or banquet enquiries or reservations, please contact the Events Management Department at (86 773) 269 8888 ext. 6301 or e-mail

Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts, an iconic flagship brand of the Shangri-La Group, currently operates over 80 deluxe hotels and resorts with a room inventory of over 35,000. Renowned for its distinctive Asian hospitality, the Company has properties in destinations of Australia, Canada, Mainland China, Hong Kong SAR and Taiwan, Fiji, France, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Mongolia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Sultanate of Oman, Thailand, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom. The group’s award-winning Golden Circle loyalty programme extends to all properties of Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts worldwide. For more information, visit

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