(28 Apr 2021)
Shangri-La has entered into a new joint venture with
Samty Co., Ltd to develop a luxury hotel in Kyoto, Japan.
The location of the proposed hotel is just north
of the Nijo Castle, an UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the
most popular tourist destinations in Kyoto.
The hotel, which will be Shangri-La’s second hotel
in Japan after Shangri-La Tokyo, will be situated just four
kilometres north of Kyoto Station, one of the main gateways into
Lim Beng Chee, Shangri-La Group’s Chief Executive
Officer, said, “We are thrilled with this new partnership with