Shangri-La Hotel, at The Shard, London is now open for reservations

The Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London has now opened its reservation lines for rooms, events and Tīng - the signature restaurant and lounge on level 35. The hotel will open on 6 May 2014 with opening room rates starting from £450 per room per night, including VAT.

"We are delighted to open our reservation lines and are looking forward to welcoming guests to experience Shangri-La's renowned hospitality for the first time in the heart of London from 6 May onwards," said Darren Gearing, executive vice president and general manager, Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London.

The hotel will feature three food and beverage destinations: Gŏng, London's highest champagne and cocktail bar on level 52; Tīng, serving locally sourced produce with a hint of Asian flavours in the restaurant, and authentic Asian specialities and two unique afternoon teas in the lounge; and Láng, the patisserie and artisan deli on the ground floor, which will showcase a selection of Shangri-La signature cakes and savouries for eat-in or take-away alongside seasonal hampers..

Level 52 will also be home to a 24-hour gym and London's highest infinity pool and, together with Gŏng, will open in July 2014.

The three river-facing event spaces offer remarkable views from 125 metres above the city, complementing the most advanced conferencing technology and tailor-made catering services on level 34 of the building. The largest of the venues, Ren, will accommodate up to 140 guests; the other two, Yi and Li, will be able to hold up to 10 and 35 guests, respectively. The entire level 34 may also be requested for a standing reception of up to 200 guests.

For room reservations , please email reservations.slln@shangri-la.com; call (44 0) 207 234 8088 or visit www.shangri-la.com/london.

For event reservations , please email events.slln@shangri-la.com or call (44 0) 207 089 5513.

For restaurant reservations , please email ting.slln@shangri-la.com or call (44 0) 207 234 8108.