March 26th 2007 marks the debut of the first international upscale hotel in Changsha with the opening of Sheraton Changsha Hotel.
"Ranked among the top 20 most attractive foreign investment regions in China, Changsha is definitely an attractive place to establish an upscale hotel to cater to the needs of domestic and international travelers. We are glad to be able to extend a warm welcome to visitors to Changsha now, and would like to thank Hunan Yunda Real Estate Development Co. Ltd and Changsha city government for providing Sheraton a great new home," commented Mr. Qian Jin, Senior Vice President, Operations for Starwood Hotels & Resorts in Greater China and Taiwan.
Conveniently located in the downtown central business district of Changsha, Sheraton Changsha Hotel features 385 guest rooms and suites, each of which comes with the Sheraton Sweet Sleeper(SM) Bed, large windows with unobstructed city views, a 32" wall mounted LCD TV, and a separate shower in the bathroom. Business guests will appreciate the High Speed Internet Access and universal power outlets with uninterrupted power source in all guest rooms.
For even greater comfort, the Executive Level accommodations offers spectacular city views and access to the Club Lounge where guests can enjoy complimentary breakfast, all day refreshments, and Happy Hour beverages.
In terms of food and beverage, guests can enjoy a variety of dining choices in the four themed restaurants, including an all-day dining venue, 24 -hour Hunan Food Street, an Italian restaurant, and a Cantonese restaurant with 25 private dining rooms. For meeting planners, the hotel offers nine multi-function meeting rooms, a pillarless ballroom, and a business centre - all equipped with the latest technology and audiovisual equipment. Other facilities include a gym, indoor pool and full service spa.
About Starwood Hotels & Resorts
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. is one of the leading hotel and leisure companies in the world with approximately 850 properties in more than 95 countries and 145,000 employees at its owned and managed properties. Starwood® Hotels is a fully integrated owner, operator and franchisor of hotels and resorts with the following internationally renowned brands: St. Regis®, The Luxury Collection®, Sheraton®, Westin®, Four Points® by Sheraton, W®, Le Méridien® and the recently announced ALOFTSM and ELEMENTSM Hotels. Starwood Hotels also owns Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc., one of the premier developers and operators of high quality vacation interval ownership resorts. For more information, please visit www.starwoodhotels.com