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A Perfect Summer MAY TO JUNE 2014

The remaining months of summer are upon us, and we

at Edsa Shangri-La, Manila have a myriad heartwarming treats in store for you. From intimate celebrations with

Mom and Dad, to themed wine dinners and wellness retreats, it is pure sunshine on our side of the metro.

The hotel has been undergoing beautiful transformations. The Lobby Lounge has been refurbished, our rooms in

the Tower Wing are newly renovated with a modern Oriental feel, and our poolside has been refreshed with the addition of Aqua Play, which the kids are sure to love.

Come stay with us and let us show you the sweet

joys of summer. I look forward to welcoming you.

Patrick Schaub

General Manager

Cheers to Mom and Dad

Say I Love You to Mom and Dad and book an intimate weekend retreat filled with infinite joys and unforgettable moments at Edsa Shangri-La, Manila. Overnight accommodation starts at Php7,000++ for a Deluxe Garden room, including breakfast for two (2) adults and two (2) kids below 12 years at HEAT, plus a choice of a Wine Buffet or High Tea treat for two (2) at the Lobby Lounge. Valid on weekends from May 1 to June 30, 2014 For bookings and inquiries, call 633 8888 ext. 9910 or email at

Morning Tea

Start your day on a bright and filling note with aromatic and delectable morning loaves best paired with a cup of freshly brewed coffee or tea. Have your fill of traditional favorites Lemon and Banana, or indulge in new favorites Zucchini Pecan, Double Chocolate Chip and Carrot Cream Cheese among others. Rate set at Php 498+. 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. daily at the Lobby Lounge

High Tea

Edsa Shangri-La, Manila has taken the High Tea experience to a new level by showcasing exciting themes each month. This May, prepare to be enthralled by our Filipino High Tea, with modern twists to classic treats we know and love so well. In June, Valrhona High Tea afternoons are sure to set every sweet-toothed heart afire. Live musical performances are slated, Wednesdays to Sundays. Rate set at Php750+. 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. daily at the Lobby Lounge

Wine Buffet

Relax and unwind at the exquisitely refurbished Lobby Lounge, with a selection of fine wines from around the world, paired with delectable cheeses. Wine Buffet rate is set at Php875 net. 6:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. daily For inquiries and reservations, call (63 2) 633 8888 ext. 2777, 0999 885 4703 or email at

Fresh from the Bakeshop Enjoy life’s simple pleasures captured in heavenly Mom’s and Dad’s day sweets by Executive Pastry Chef Martin Frowd. Take a bite off freshly baked pastries and other mouthwatering treats to share with those you love most. Available at The Bakeshop, Lobby Level. For inquiries and reservations, call (63 2) 633 8888 ext. 2777, 0999 885 4703 or email at

Adventures of the Culinary Kind Feast with your loved ones at any of Edsa Shangri-La’s culinary havens. Senju’s Chef Kyoshi Ogawa brings elegant Japanese fare to the table, while Summer Palace’s Chef Christopher Chai warms up any celebration with his sumptuous Chinese delicacies. Authentic Italian classics are always best enjoyed at Paparazzi. Mother’s Day & Father’s Day Specials Senju buffet set at Php2,095 net Summer Palace set menu at Php18,800+ Available on May 11 and June 15. For inquiries and reservations, call (63 2) 633 8888 ext. 2777, 0999 885 4703 or email at

Hearty Meals Fire up your taste buds with an amazing array of culinary gems from around the world at HEAT. Executive Chef Warren Brown brings to the table a memorable interactive dining experience, replete with cuisine from East and West cooked a la minute in open theatre show kitchens. Mother’s and Father’s Day Specials Lunch rate set at Php2,505 net Dinner rate set at Php2,155 net Available on May 11 and June 15.

Poolside Grills Have a sizzlin’ good time at the poolside and indulge in a good old fashioned al fresco barbecue with friends. Bask in the sun and work on that tan while enjoying summertime favorites such as giant prawns wrapped in pandan leaves, Australian sirloin bites, pork barbeque, chicken tandoori sticks and salmon burger with caper and red onion aioli, all served with corn on the cob and grilled sweet potatoes, plus your choice of sauce. Until May 31 For inquiries and reservations, call (63 2) 633 8888 ext. 2777, 0999 885 4703 or email at

Murder Mystery at Paparazzi

Paparazzi presents Murder Mystery, a dinner theatre production by Get Real Theatre HK Co. Ltd. Hong Kong’s seasoned international thespians take diners through intriguing murder mysteries, while guests use their powers of deduction and observation to uncover the villains and bring them to justice. An interactive dining experience so entertaining, it’s almost criminal. 7 p.m. on May 9 and 10 A 4-course dinner to die for is set at Php3,450 net. For inquiries and reservations, call (63 2) 633 8888 ext. 2777, 0999 885 4703 or email at

Art of Wine

NATIONAL ARTISTS ARTURO LUZ · BENEDICTO CABRERA · EDUARDO CASTILLO THE MASTERS, ARCHITECT LOR CALMA · SCULPTOR RAMON ORLINA . JOSE MENDOZA · DR. WILLIAM CHUA THE NATIONAL MUSUEM COLLECTION Celebrate Philippine art and the Art of Wine at Edsa Shangri-La, Manila as masterpieces by acclaimed Filipino artists are showcased alongside some of the world’s premiere wineries. The Gallery, Mezzanine Level April to June 2014 Featured wines include Antinori, Montes Alpha and Bodegas Norton. A 4-course menu is available at Paparazzi, set at Php990++.

For inquiries and reservations, call (63 2) 633 8888 ext. 2777, 0999 885 4703 or email at

Intimate Retreats

Book any CHI Journey for Mom, and get a surprise gift from

Send Dad for a 90-minute massage

Chi, The Spa, plus a complimentary pampering treat

and he gets a complimentary haircut

from Headzone, located at the Lobby Level.

or barber’s shave.

Aroma Wellness set at Php4,500

Aroma Wellness set at Php4,500

Caviar Facial set at Php3,500 Valid from June 1 to 30 Valid from May 1 to 31

For inquiries and reservations, call 633 8888 ext. 3551 or email at

Swim Camp

Tennis Camp

Little Explorers (4 to 6 years)

Leap Frog (7 to 10 years)

Php6,400 net

Php6,800 net

Young Splashers (7 to 12 years)

Xcite (11 to 17 years)

Php6,800 net

Php6,800 net

Starters & Improvers (Teens & Adults)

Adult Training (18 years and above)

Php7,800 net

Php7,800 net

Joining Fee set at Php800 net.

Joining Fee set at Php800 net.

Valid all of May 2014

Valid from May to June 2014

For inquiries, call 633 8888 ext. 2901 or email at


At Edsa Shangri-La, Manila, meetings are tailor-made to your unique requirements. Your very own meetings concierge will assist in every detail, from conceptualization to execution. Whole day meeting package rate set at Php2,255++ per person Half day meeting package rate set at Php1,950 per person A minimum of 10 persons for plated menus A minimum of 50 persons for buffet setup Rates valid until December 31, 2014 For inquiries and reservations, call (63 2) 633 8888 or email at


Let Edsa Shangri-La, Manila handle every detail of your most important celebrations and milestones. Themes and solutions are tailor-made to your heart’s desires, and our concierge is always on hand to help ensure an event to remember. Enjoy overnight accommodation with breakfast for two when booking events for 150 persons or more. Offer valid for all bookings made until December 15, 2014 For inquiries and reservations, call (63 2) 633 8888 or email at

Ultimate Gourmet

Double your dining options at Edsa and Makati Shangri-La. 1 card. 2 hotels. 15 dining choices. Enjoy up to 30% off food and beverage at any of the two hotels’ restaurants and bars. Every peso spent earns points that can be used to redeem room nights. Plus, special privileges await at Shangri-La Mactan Resort and Spa, and Shangri-La Boracay Resort and Spa. Annual membership rate is set at Php3,888 net. For purchases and inquiries, visit the Ultimate Gourmet Desk at the Lobby Level of Edsa Shangri-La, Manila. Call (63 2) 814 9608 or email at

Golden Circle Created especially for Shangri-La’s most valued guests, Golden Circle is more than a frequent guest programme. Every time you stay with us, you will enjoy exclusive privileges and benefits across many different aspects of our hotel and resort offerings.

The Golden Circle philosophy is simple: a continual improvement to create unforgettable experiences for you, our most valued guest. You can quickly earn Golden Circle Award Points (GC Award Points). Just stay at our hotels and resorts, or come in to enjoy a meal, a drink or a treatment at CHI, The Spa. Your GC Award Points can then be redeemed for hotel stays, dining or spa experiences at any Shangri-La hotel, resort, Traders hotel or Kerry hotel. You may also convert your points into airline miles. Call (63 2) 633 8888 for inquiries.

Un Nuovo Sapore


Edsa Shangri-La Manila general manager Patrick

Schaub welcomed guest of honor His Excellency Massimo







intimate wine dinner dubbed Un Nuovo Sapore at






Award-winning Italian guest Chef Omar Ugoletti regaled guests in a sumptuous 6-course dinner with

his popular signature dishes as Pan-fried Turbot Stuffed with Lard and Dill, Crust of Flavored Bread

and Clam Parsley Sauce, Braised Beef Cheek Served

with Jerusalem Artichoke Soup and Parsley Sauce, and

a Braised Wagyu Short Rib Served with Endive, Vanilla Mashed Potato and Tomato Confit. The stellar menu

was paired with a selection of eight of the finest Banfi wines from Tuscany, and guests were serenaded with

Italian operatic classics by the Opera Duo, Lionel Santos

and Miriam San Miguel. Hotel VIPs, loyal Paparazzi patrons, and hotel partners from Wine Warehouse and the European Union Fund attended the festive occasion.

Earth Hour 2014

Edsa Shangri-La, Manila recently joined the world in celebration of Earth Hour with a “Parade of Lights” at its newly-renovated

Lobby Lounge. One hundred children from Isla de Cocomo, the hotel’s adopted nursery in

Barangay Mauway, Mandaluyong City, made

their way to the Lobby Lounge from the hotel’s

second level with lit candles that symbolize how even the smallest act of conservation could help create a brighter tomorrow for all.

The New Lobby Lounge Edsa Shangri-La, Manila recently opened its Lobby Lounge after undergoing refurbishments in the last

quarter of the previous year. Inspired by Filipino culture,

materials and textures, and mixed with modern touches,

the Lobby Lounge’s new design theme follows the

newly renovated guestrooms at the hotel’s Tower Wing. A mixture of distinct local textures such as woven fibres

and smooth wooden panels are evident in the various

pieces found at the Lobby Lounge. Inspired by nature,

the colour scheme of the grand hall are a medley of golden yellows, reds and blues, that not only reflect the

colours and hues of nature, but also complement the lush greenery of the hotel’s garden area that is visible

through the grand lounge’s floor-to-ceiling glass windows.

Executive Appointments Martin Frowd has been named Executive Pastry Chef at Edsa Shangri-La, Manila. With over twenty-five years of experience in the world of fine pastry making in both international luxury hotels and restaurants, Chef Martin has wowed guests with his sweet culinary touch across the UK, South Africa, the United States and the Middle East.

Cristina del Carmen has been appointed Director of Communications at the Edsa Shangri-La, Manila. Ms. del Carmen brings with her over ten years of combined work experience in 5-star luxury properties locally and abroad, as well as in multinational creative agencies.



1 Garden Way, Ortigas Center, Mandaluyong City 1650, Metro Manila, Philippines Tel.: (63 2) 633 8888 Email: /EdsaShangrila



A Perfect Summer by Edsa Shangri-La, Manila  
A Perfect Summer by Edsa Shangri-La, Manila  

Edsa Shangri-La Manila shares its myriad treats for this Summer May to June of 2014.