Shangri-La Hotel, Tokyo announces a new accommodation package, “Exclusive Personal Shopper,” featuring a personalized shopping service in Tokyo for its valued guests, with an optional extra-special shopping excursion. This is a one-stop shopping service including transport arrangements, hotel delivery and an interpretation service to give guests the most personalised and hassle-free shopping experience. The package is available from 1 June 2013 until 30 December 2013, and costs from ¥46,000 for a Deluxe Room (based on one room for two people for one night’s stay, service charges and tax not included).
The package offers guests a two-hour personalized shopping service in Takashimaya Tokyo, Japan's world-famous upmarket department store. Benefits include a personal interpreter / shopping assistant and complimentary beverage at the store’s tea salon. Interpretation service is available in English and Chinese. Moreover, items purchased will be directly delivered to the guestroom. These services come complimentary and the package also includes a ride in one of the hotel’s limousines to and from Takashimaya.
Optional services include three hours’ use of the hotel limousine. Guests can also choose to visit luxury retail outlets in Omotesando – many of which are architectural gems, such as Louis Vuitton, Cartier, Chaumet, Prada, Dior, Gucci, Omotesando Hills and more – or in Ginza, the world-renowned luxury-shopping district. Alternatives include Akihabara for electric products, animation products and Japanese subculture items, or Shibuya, which is famous as one of the fashion centres in Japan as well as for its iconic scramble crossing in front of one of the world’s busiest railway stations.
Takashimaya Nihonbashi shop is the flagship store of Japan's leading department store operator and is located in the old commercial centre of Tokyo, just a five-minute walk from Shangri-La Hotel, Tokyo. Established in 1831 as Kimono Shop, it was founded on the principle of offering a shopping experience characterised by the highest level of Japanese quality and service. Today, Takashimaya is Japan’s leading long-established department store operator with a wide range of services.
The Exclusive Shopping Package includes:
- Daily breakfast at Piacere or the Lobby Lounge
- Complimentary limousine to Takashimaya Department Store
- Two hours personalized shopping assistance at Takashimaya Department Store
- Complimentary wired or wireless in-room high-speed Internet access
- Complimentary access to the hotel's Health Club and pool
Package Rate: Starts from ¥46,000, subject to taxes and service charge
Option: Three-hour limousine service: ¥20,000
Reservations can be made online at www.shangri-la.com/jp or directly with Shangri-La Hotel, Tokyo on (81 3) 6739 7878.
About Shangri-La Hotel Tokyo
The 200-room Shangri-La Hotel, Tokyo opened on 2 March 2009 as Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts' first property in Japan. The hotel occupies the top 11 floors of the 37-floor, mixed-use Marunouchi Trust Tower Main building, located adjacent and with direct access to Tokyo Station, which serves as the terminus of the Shinkansen bullet train network that extends nationwide as well as the city’s railway hub that connects local train and subway lines with regional services. The hotel’s dining facilities include Piacere, a signature Italian restaurant; Nadaman, which serves authentic Japanese Kaiseki cuisine; and The Lobby Lounge. CHI, The Spa at Shangri-La features ancient Chinese healing therapies and is the first CHI spa to open in Japan. CHI offers six treatment rooms that are the largest self-contained spa suites in Tokyo.
Hong Kong-based Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts currently owns and/or manages 98 hotels under the Shangri-La brand 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, Mongolia, Mauritius, Myanmar, Philippines, Qatar, Singapore, 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, India, Myanmar, Philippines, Saudi Arabia and Sri Lanka. For more information and reservations, please contact a travel professional or access the website at www.shangri-la.com