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Starwood shines bright at World Travel Awards

Starwood shines bright at World Travel Awards

14 July 2010 Focus

The Westin Grand Cape Town has taken the title of “Africa’s Leading Meetings and Conference Hotel” at the 2010 World Travel Awards Ceremony, whilst Arabella Western Cape Hotel & Spa walked away with the awards for “Africa’s Leading Luxury Hotel”, “Africa’s Leading Spa Resort” and “South Africa’s Leading Spa Resort”.

Westin Hotels Debuts in Austin TX

Westin Hotels Debuts in Austin TX

12 March 2010 Press Release Hotel News

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) yesterday announced the grand opening of The Westin Austin at The Domain – the first Westin hotel to open in Austin, Texas.

BTN spotlight: Westin Miyako, Kyoto

BTN spotlight: Westin Miyako, Kyoto

4 September 2009 Focus

The 120-year-old Westin Miyako is one of Kyoto’s oldest and best loved hotels. As Japan welcomes a new government and Prime Minister to power, BTN’s Daniel Rourke spoke to Junko Funakoshi, Westin Miyako’s Manager of Advertising and Public Relations, about growing markets and changing ideas in Kyoto and Japan.

Ten Years Later Westin Hotels is Still the Best in Bed

20 May 2009 Press Release Hotel News

Ten years later, consumers and critics agree - Westin Hotels & Resorts is still the best in bed. Westin Hotels turned the travel industry on its head and sparked a hotel bedding revolution with the 1999 launch of the Heavenly Bed®: an icon that inspired countless imitators ignited the hotel-bed wars and jump-started the hotel retail phenomenon. In the decade since, more than 75 million guests have tucked themselves into Heavenly Beds at Westin hotels around the world

Green candlelight on China Westin Beijing Financial Street

23 March 2009 Press Release Hotel News

The Westin Beijing Financial Street will participate in Earth Hour, a global environmental awareness event organized by the World Wildlife Fund for Nature (WWF), on March 28, 2009, to send a powerful global message about environmental awareness and caring for the planet.  The Westin Beijing Financial Street will observe Earth Hour by turning off its lights and taking other energy-saving measures for one full hour further underscoring Starwood Hotels & Resorts commitment to environmental sustainability.