Starwood unwraps new Nassau resort

Starwood has celebrated the completion of the
all-new Sheraton Cable Beach Resort in Nassau, The Bahamas, with
the property’s official grand opening.The resort, which features an array
of new amenities and dining options, as well as more than 25,000 square
feet of meetings facilities, brings a fresh and inviting guest experience
to the island as Nassau’s newest hotel.

Owned by Baha Mar Resorts Ltd., and managed by Starwood Hotels &
Resorts, the warm, inviting resort sports a contemporary “beach chic”
design throughout, and offers a unique and expansive set of guest offerings
and amenities shared with those of the neighboring Cable Beach Resorts
properties, including 15 restaurants and lounges, tennis courts, the
35,000-square-foot Las Vegas-style Crystal Palace Casino, and a wide range
of water sports, including snorkeling, kayaking and sailing.

  “We look forward to welcoming guests to the all-new Sheraton Cable
Beach Resort,” said Don Robinson, President of Baha Mar Resorts, Ltd. “The
resort naturally exudes a warm, Bahamian atmosphere. And with its expansive
set of activities and amenities, together with Starwood’s signature service
standards, guests will be delighted by a truly tropical island paradise

  Situated on a 1,000-foot stretch of Nassau’s most spectacular white
sand beach, the Sheraton Cable Beach Resort is set on seven exquisite acres
of stunning waterscape, including three freshwater pools with flowing
waterfalls, a swim-up bar and oversized Jacuzzis nestled among lush
tropical landscaping.

  “The Sheraton Cable Beach Resort is a beautiful resort and a perfect
fit for everyone from leisure guests to groups seeking a superior island
retreat,” said Hoyt Harper, Senior Vice President, Sheraton Hotels and
Resorts. “We are pleased to bring the Sheraton experience to this amazing
destination, and look forward to providing our guests with a sense of
belonging and relaxation from the moment they arrive to our hotel.”


  Decorated in soothing tones, the hotel’s 694 guestrooms and suites
offer a large private balcony or patio with breathtaking views of the
Atlantic Ocean, lush gardens or the spectacular poolside waterscape. Rooms
come equipped with high-speed Internet access, LCD flat-screen televisions
and the signature Sheraton Sweet Sleeper(TM) Bed—a multi-layered
creation adorned with voluptuous down pillows, sensuous cotton sheets and a
signature blanket and duvet.

  Serving a variety of island specialties and international cuisine, the
resort offers guests a choice of six restaurants and lounges including
Amici A Trattoria, Bimini Market, and Dolphin Grill. Caribe Cafe will offer
snacks for on-the-go and a delightful assortment of desserts, while
Edgewater Bar and Telegraph Bar provide an ideal venue for an afternoon or
evening cocktail. There are also plenty of well-appointed lounge areas to
chill-out and enjoy the panoramic views of the beach throughout the
expansive two-story lobby.

  Among the resort’s newest features are the meetings facilities, which
consist of 25,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor function space that can
accommodate meetings or events of up to 1,200 attendees. The largest
facility—a 12,500-square foot ballroom—is complemented by four
additional breakout rooms for meetings and banquets, as well as
pre-function areas for group registration, cocktail receptions, and meeting
breaks. All meeting facilities are equipped with the latest audiovisual
equipment and high-speed Internet access. A full-service business center is
also available to all guests.