Shangri- La opens luxury paradise apartments for viewing | Sunday Observer

Shangri- La opens luxury paradise apartments for viewing

Asia Pacific’s top luxury hotel group Shangri-La is set to captivate Colombo city with its luxury apartment tower at One Galle Face. The powerful Hong Kong Hotel brand that has steadily grown in the Asia 

Pacific, North America, the Middle East and Europe first opened their magnificent resort in Sri Lanka at Hambantota. The group which relentlessly strives for excellence has been busy getting their apartment towers ready within the mixed use development “One Galle Face”.

The Sunday Observer spoke to Deputy General Manager and Director Finance – Shangri La Hotels Lanka (Pvt) Limited, Rajeev Garg, who has extensive experience and took up duties here, after working in UAE and Hong Kong. Amiable Rajeev was quick to appreciate the warm hospitality and friendliness of the Sri Lankan people. He pointed at the stunning view from the model suite at level 8, and asked “Where else can you get this view? The opulent edifice has 51 floors.

The model 4 bedroom unit is 2,765 square feet in extent. The Residence at One Galle Face is a fully integrated residential tower, the total investment of the One Galle Face development being around 630 million dollars. The residences will have 390 cozy apartments including 16 penthouses. A model of the tower vividly outlines the natural landscaping, making it an oasis in Colombo city. The new Shangri-La Hotel will consist of 541 rooms,7 restaurants and large banqueting facilities. “This is a soft launch of the New Show Suite, exclusively for media, and we are planning on a separate launch soon for both our valuable existing and potential buyers,” added Rajeev.

The model suite is brilliantly designed, wisely combining comfort, convenience and safety. A striking feature was the children’s bedrooms- the door knobs covered thoughtfully in a knitted material, showing the meticulous care that Shangri-La places on family.

A separate room is set for the maid. The study room gives you total privacy to unwind and focus. Overall the elegant and tranquil interiors are really world class. The residents of the tower will have easy access to the massive mall next door.

Commencing its first deluxe hotel in 1971 in Singapore, the Shangri-La group has established itself as a leader in hotels and resorts and their presence here has already repositioned Sri Lanka as a greater destination. Commencing with its first deluxe hotel in 1971 in Singapore, today, Hong Kong-based Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts is one of Asia Pacific’s top luxury hotel groups. Considered to be one of the world’s finest hotel ownership and management companies with 100 hotels and resorts throughout the Asia Pacific, North America, the Middle East and Europe, they are grouped under brands Shangri-La Resorts, Shangri-La Hotels, Traders Hotels, Kerry Hotels and Hotel Jen.

The address One Galle Face alone embodies the luxury lifestyle and elegance that the Shangri-La Group stands for globally, and is poised to transform Colombo with unparalleled levels of class and sophistication, redefining cosmopolitan living in the city.