GŎNG AT THE SHANGRI-LA – THE SHARD
GŎNG AT THE SHANGRI-LA – THE SHARD on the 52nd floor situated bar guarantees an impressive and dramatic view not only over London’s skyline but also beyond the capital’s border.
Hong Kong based Luxury Hotel & Resort Group
It comes with no surprise that the bar has Asian influence as the hotel is managed by Hong Kong based luxury hotel group Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts, founded by Malaysian Chinese billionaire Robert Kuok. He is known as the shrewdest businessman, if not already before but definitively after his bottling and distribution deal with Coca Cola for Mainland China.
HIGHEST BAR IN EUROPE
Back to the bar; no doubt that you probably come here for the view and feel in cloud 9 at Europe’s highest bar. However, the bar team, lead by head mixologist Christian Maspes, will impress with their cocktails as well.
NO RESERVATION BUT STRICT DRESS CODE
The GŎNG does not accept reservations but please be aware that there is a dress code smart casual.
NEW COCKTAIL MENU BY ZDENEK KASTANEK
GŎNG has just launched a new cocktail menu in collaboration with bar industry star Zdenek Kastanek and Christian Maspes.
Cocktails are starting from £17 plus VAT and 12.5% service charge.
One of the signature cocktails is the Asian Explorer.
ENGLISH AFTERNOON TEA
The bar serves daily from 2pm till 4pm in the afternoon an impressive English afternoon-tea. Reservations are accepted for Afternoon Tea.
SKYPOOL – EUROPE’S HIGHEST POOL
To top everything, there is a 600 feet swimming pool in the sky and obviously called Skypool on the same floor. Here you can swim at 623feet above the ground and enjoy the view from left the House of Parliament, Buckingham Palace, Tate Modern, St. Paul’s Cathedral and The Gherkin. Imagine what adult London nightlife parties you can host here!
GŎNG, 52nd floor, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, London Bridge, 31 St. Thomas Street, London SE1 9QU
Phone: +44(0)20 7234 8000
Website: Shangri-La London