Westin Hotels and Resorts debuts in Abu Dhabi
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has announced the debut of The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa which marks the launch of the Westin brand in the emirate. The hotel, which is owned by the Tourism Development & Investment Company, features 172 premium guest rooms, several restaurants and lounges, a Heavenly SpaÒ by Westin and state-of-the-art meeting facilities.
The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa boasts a prime location along the fairways of the championship Abu Dhabi Golf Course, which underwent extensive upgrades in January 2011 and is managed by Troon Golf, the world-renowned luxury golf course management company. Additionally, the Westin is the only hotel in Abu Dhabi to offer sweeping views of the golf course from all guest rooms. Close to the heart of down town, the newly constructed hotel is just a ten-minute drive from the exhibition centre and 20 minutes from the Corniche.
Guestrooms, which include executive suites and a presidential suite, are all fitted with the world-renowned Westin Heavenly BedÒ featuring lush sheets, down cushioning and a patented pillow-top mattress. Another industry first, the Heavenly BathÒ creates an invigorating spa-like experience, enhanced with the brand’s Heavenly Shower® Heavenly® Robe and exclusive White Tea Aloe bath amenities. In-room, high-speed Internet access and an ergonomic work space will offer travellers convenience and productivity in a tranquil setting.
Other signature Westin amenities include the brand’s SuperfoodsRX menu designed to treat guests to exceptional food combinations rich in nutrients and antioxidants. Guests can also choose from 10 varieties of JING tea with recommendations from a tea sommelier at “The Lounge”. Other dining options include an all-day dining restaurant “Fairways,” a Moroccan restaurant “Agadir,” as well as an English-style bar, poolside restaurant and bar and cocktail lounge. The hotel also offers extensive meeting facilities, catering for up to 400 people, comprised of three ballrooms, a conference centre, board rooms, and a business centre.