Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong has been named “Best Business Hotel in the World” and “Best Business Hotel in Asia-Pacific” at the Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Awards Ceremony 2013.
“This is the third consecutive year for the hotel to receive the ‘Best Business Hotel in Asia-Pacific’ award and we are absolutely thrilled to receive the ‘Best Business Hotel in the World’ for the first time. It is indeed our honour to have our commitment to quality excellence acknowledged by such a prestigious publication and its readers. The recognition reflects the concerted effort of everyone in the hotel who dedicates themselves in crafting distinctive and exceptional experience for our guests from their hearts,” said Gabriele Lombardo, hotel manager.
The awards are the result of a comprehensive survey conducted annually among the magazine’s subscribers, and the 2013 results are based on data collected between April and June this year. For the past 20 years, the Business Traveller Asia-Pacific awards have rewarded the excellence that its readers have experienced on their travels during the previous year. Business Traveller is the leading magazine for the frequent business traveller, with 10 editions worldwide, including the UK, US, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, China, Germany, Denmark, Hungary, Africa and Poland, plus websites in the UK, Asia, Middle East, US, Poland and France.
Hong Kong-based Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts currently operates over 95 hotels with a room inventory of over 40,000. 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, Mongolia, Myanmar, Philippines, Qatar, Singapore, Sri Lanka, 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, Cambodia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Saudi Arabia and Sri Lanka. For more information, please visit www.shangri-la.com