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Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, London Review: The first foray into the United Kingdom by the Hong Kong-based Shangri-La hotel groups, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard London commands the 34th to 52nd floors of the iconic Renzo Piano building. The hotel skillfully blends modern décor and traditional Eastern sensibilities to create a one-of-a-kind experience for guests seeking accommodations drenched in luxury. A central location allows quick access to the best attractions London has to offer --- that is, if guests can tear themselves away from the stunning views out the floor-to-ceiling windows in the 202 guest rooms and suites (the hotel even provides binoculars). The Shangri-La brand is noted for its attention to detail, and the London outpost meets that high standard with thoughtful amenities such as an indoor infinity pool, a fully equipped workout facility and upscale destination dining. House restaurant LÁNG serves locally inspired dishes, while TĪNG is home to a luxurious afternoon tea. For sky-high socializing, GŎNG serves cocktails on the 52nd level. All accommodations offer spacious marble-clad bathrooms with heated floors and walk-in showers, and suite stays include the added extravagance of butler services. Acqua Di Parma bath products, body-contouring beds dressed in 300-count Frette linens, and in-room spa treatments leave guests feeling pampered, refreshed and renewed. Wi-Fi is complimentary throughout.