Update : 1 October 2012
Shangri-La's Rasa Sayang Resort and Spa, Penang has set up an outdoor marquee at the Tepi Laut area, tucked away near the sea and surrounded by a canopy of centuries-old rain trees. The full-service and air-conditioned marquee is seamlessly structured to blend into the outdoor setting amidst 30 acres of greenery within the resort. This semi-permanent structure can be easily customised according to the customer’s desired set up and floor plan. The average capacity of the Tepi Laut outdoor marquee is 200 people, depending on the set up. Guests can choose from round table, theatre, classroom, U-shaped or cocktail reception formats. The marquee would be perfect for pre-dinner cocktails, after party gatherings, product launches, wedding banquets, outdoor themed meetings and annual dinners.
The resort offers meeting organisers full-day and half-day meeting packages priced at MYR 160++ and MYR 145++ per person respectively. Both offers include the use of a meeting room, welcome coffee or tea, coffee breaks, a choice of a local, Chinese or Western buffet, complimentary use of a projection screen in the meeting room, bottled mineral water, mints and meeting stationery.
Besides this unique outdoor meeting venue, the Pelangi Ballroom can host 300 guests, and 14 other function rooms are ideal for groups of various sizes.
Meeting organisers will find that the meeting rooms at the resort feature high-performance audiovisual systems, including wired and wireless broadband Internet, electronic projectors, simultaneous microphone and public address systems, remote control screens and built-in sound systems. To ensure convenience for meeting participants, the function rooms can be directly accessed through the resort’s complimentary car park area.
Shangri-La's Rasa Sayang Resort and Spa, Penang has established a reputation for organising exciting theme parties for incentive groups. A large variety of themes, from exotic salsa to traditional batik or adventurous pirate parties, can be organised by the resort’s dedicated and flexible event specialists who work closely with the food and beverage team. The resort can meet the needs of the business traveller while providing a variety of options for relaxation. When the need to unwind arises, guests can visit the Health Club with its full gym facilities including sauna and Jacuzzi, enjoy traditional and rejuvenating massages at CHI, The Spa, participate in Pilates and yoga classes or simply enjoy golf putting at the par-three pitch and putt golf course. Meeting organisers can also make use of a wide range of other recreational activities such as tennis, table tennis, water sports and beach and pool volleyball, which provide fun and excitement for corporate team building events.
While at Shangri-La's Rasa Sayang Resort and Spa, Penang, travellers can take advantage of the resort's complimentary shuttle service to George Town, a UNESCO World Heritage enclave. Home to a multicultural society of mainly Malays, Chinese, Indians and Eurasians, the island presents guests with a fascinating palette of cuisines, cultures, places of worship, historical structures and other tourist attractions that beguile the visitor.
For enquiries and reservations, please contact Malaysia toll-free on 1300 88 7388 or Singapore toll-free on 001 800 8388 8388. Alternatively, please contact Shangri-La’s Rasa Sayang Resort and Spa, Penang at (60 4) 888 8633 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
"Signature Events" is a comprehensive set of initiatives designed to position Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts, Asia Pacific’s leading luxury hotel group, firmly at the forefront of delivering streamlined, successful events. Meeting organisers can take advantage of services and benefits tailored to their needs, from initial inquiry to event follow-up. With over 130,000 square metres (over 1.4 million square feet) total meeting space in 73 properties, Shangri-La offers more meeting capacity than any other Asia Pacific luxury hotel group, featuring pillarless, high-ceilinged ballrooms up to 2,240 square metres in key city locations. For more information, please visit www.shangri-la.com.