The Hongkong & Shanghai Hotels Ltd. is an investment holding company, which engages in the ownership, development, and management of hotel, commercial, and residential properties. It operates through the following segments: Hotels, Commercial Properties, and Club and Services. The Hotels segment involves in the operation of hotels, leasing of commercial shopping arcades, and office premises located within the hotel buildings. The Commercial Properties segment includes the leasing of residential apartments, retail, and office premises; and operating food and beverage outlets. The Club and Services segment offers golf courses, The Peak Tram, wholesaling and retailing of food and beverage products, laundry services, and the provision of management and consultancy services for clubs. The company was founded on March 2, 1866 and is headquartered in Hong Kong.