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Westin opens in Chennai, India

Westin opens in Chennai, India

The Westin Chennai Velachery has opened its doors in the fast growing business district of Chennai in the Southern part of India. The Westin Chennai Velachery is the sixth Westin hotel in India and the first out of seven new Westin hotels expected to open in 2013 across Asia Pacific.

The hotel offers 215 spacious guestrooms and suites with pool or city skyline views. Each guestroom is outfitted with Westin Heavenly Beds and high-speed Internet access is available.

Other features include a 24-hour WestinWORKOUT Fitness Studio, an outdoor swimming pool and a Heavenly Spa by Westin.

There are a selection of three restaurants for guests to dine in meanwhile business travellers are invited to use over 12,600 square feet of refined meeting and function space, including 2 large pillar-less ballrooms and 12 break-out rooms and a Business Centre.

“The Westin Chennai Velachery is a significant addition to our strong Westin portfolio in India,” said Brian Povinelli, Global Brand Leader, Westin Hotels & Resorts.


“We are delighted with the success of the brand and the rave reviews it has received from our guests,” Brian added.

“The prime location of The Westin Chennai Velachery and the draw of the signature Westin experience, designed to provide our guests a bit of well-being in the center of the vibrant city of Chennai, make us confident that this new landmark hotel will soon become a preferred destination for both business and leisure travellers.” Concluded Brian.

The Westin Executive Club located on the top floor offers panoramic views of the city with complimentary breakfast, Wireless Internet Access, and evening cocktail service with an eclectic selection of hors d’oeuvres.

Located within 20-minute drive from Chennai Domestic and International Airport, the hotel provides convenient accessibility to Guindy business district, OMR-IT corridor, city center and Chennai Trade Centre.