Central, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong
Arguably one of the most elegant hotels in Hong Kong, the 565-room Shangri-La features opulent details -- including the largest Chinese silk painting in the world, and TVs in every bathroom. Elegant rooms are outfitted with silk throws, gilded wooden furniture, crystal chandeliers, and high-tech features such as large flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi, as well as large work desks and coffeemakers. Business-friendly amenities are extensive: a 24-hour fitness center, freebies such as a shuttle to nearby areas, shoeshines, a well-equipped business center, several meeting rooms, a business center, and 24-hour room service. Plus, with a prime location in Hong Kong's business district, it's a great choice.