Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts have launched an array of new immersive experiences at a selection of its hotels
including those in Istanbul, Mauritius and Paris
At the Shangri-La Bosphorus in Istanbul, these include:
A Foodie Treasure Trail through Istanbul’s Asian Side: Using a treasure trail style map, guests are led through Kadikoy's bustling streets to discover traditional Turkish coffee shops, the finest Turkish Delight creators, pickle juice sellers (a Turkish speciality!), the very best meze makers, the most popular ice cream parlour, friendly locals and much more.
Sunset Yachting on the Bosphorus with Caviar & Champagne: Set sail, savour champagne and enjoy an elegant array of oysters, king prawns and caviar while the sun sets over The Bosphorus in iconic Istanbul.
Lavender Infused Spa Treatments: Using organic lavender and essential oils sourced from the lavender fields of Turkey, the ‘Lavender Escape’ at Chi, The Spa includes a lavender hammam and lavender massage designed to ease tension and promote circulation. Guests are also given a collection of the newly-launched lavender products to continue their relaxation at home.
The Stay Longer and Explore Istanbul Experience: Guests staying for four nights or more on this package will receive an experience featuring the world’s first baklava butler, along with one of the following: Ebru Marbling Art: Immerse in the world of traditional Turkish art and enjoy painting in a Turkish studio led by a skilled local artist and try your hand at marble art while learning about the history, technique, dyes and materials of ebru marbling; and Personal photoshoot: Feel like a star for the day with a rooftop photoshoot by a professional photographer against the background of Istanbul’s stunning skyline. Guests can take home an album of the photos, the perfect memento of a trip.
At Shangri-La Le Touessrok in Mauritius, the following experiences are available:
Guided Kayak Tour in the Mangroves of Ilot Mangénie Island: Led by an expert guide, guests can glide through the crystal-clear waters that surround the hotel’s stunning private island Ilot Mangénie, exploring the hidden wonders of the mangroves and learning about its wildlife.
Champagne Breakfast Cruise to a Hidden Waterfall & Secluded Snorkelling Spots: Aboard a luxurious pontoon boat, guests are treated to a Veuve Clicquot champagne breakfast, while leisurely drifting across the waters towards the Grand River South-East waterfall and enchanting snorkelling islets.
Catamaran Cruise Around Secluded Islands: Aboard Shangri-La's exclusive catamaran, which comes equipped with a butler to ensure every need is met, guests are navigated to three Mauritius islands where snorkelling and an exquisite surf and turf lunch await.
Finally, at Shangri-La Paris, rediscover the French capital with one of the following:
Summer by La Bauhinia: Embark on a sensory journey right in the heart of Paris as La Bauhinia Restaurant takes over the palace’s very own secret garden to showcase a new seafood menu called ‘Summer’ served on the hotel’s chic garden terrace.
Shangri-La Paris x Royal Champagne Hotel & Spa: In collaboration with Royal Champagne Hotel & Spa and Champagne House Louis Roederer, Shangri-La Paris is offering a three-night getaway that samples the very best of Paris and Champagne. Starting at Shangri-La Paris for a stay overlooking the Eiffel Tower along with a Louis Roederer Champagne sabering demonstration and dinner, guests are then transferred to Royal Champagne Hotel & Spa for a two-night stay of wining and dining – a highlight being a tour of the Maison Louis Roederer vineyard and champagne tasting in the family’s own private mansion.
Paris by Seine: The best way to see Paris is from the Seine and now guests at Shangri-La Paris have the opportunity to admire the iconic sights of the City of Lights aboard a beautiful vintage Venetian speedboat.
An Unforgettable Fragrance Experience: Shangri-La’s room package in collaboration with Maison Guerlain allows guests to immerse themselves in French elegance. This experience includes a stay at the former residence of Prince Roland Bonaparte followed by a guided tour of the Guerlain boutique on the Champs-Elysées. A one-of-a-kind opportunity to learn more about the brand’s olfactory universe, guests can enjoy a private visit to the Salon des Boiseries and unleash their creativity and personalise their very own Guerlain Bee bottle of custom perfume.
Chi, The Spa x Innerskin: Offering guests the most cutting-edge wellness experiences, Chi, The Spa at Shangri-La Paris has created its own “Skin Studio”, and has invited Innerskin to showcase a unique selection of effective beauty treatments that use the latest technology and are inspired by aesthetic medicine.
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