Australia – Shangri-La Hotel Sydney

Australia - Shangri-La Hotel Sydney

A slick, 563-room hotel in the Rocks district, the Shangri-La Hotel Sydney has a great many appealing features. There are 80 Horizon Club rooms for business travellers, with a lounge, complimentary evening drinks and free suit-press, and the hotel has a terrific business centre. Other attractions include an indoor pool, fitness centre, sauna and steam room; a spa opened in February 2010. The Altitude restaurant, which servesmodern Australian cuisine, has dramatic floor-to-ceiling windows with great harbour views; Café Mix is good for pasta and tandoori dishes.

X-factor ‘A rising star on Australia’s modern-cuisine scene, chef Steve Krasicki ensures Altitude restaurant is famous for more than its iconic harbour views,’ says Gold List contributor Mike Dolan.