Best Western, Marriott launch milestone properties in Canada and Indonesia
Friday 25 March 2011
This week saw two new luxury properties open their doors in China, along with milestone openings for the Best Western and Courtyard by Marriott chains.
Best Western Premier Freeport Inn & Suites
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Best Western's upscale chain Premier moved into Canada for the first time this week with the opening of its new 97-room property in Calgary. The hotel offers a restaurant, gym, cocktail lounge and heated pool.
Courtyard Bali Nusa Dua
Courtyard by Marriott's first hotel in Indonesia is also the brand's 900th globally. Located in the popular Nusa Dua area, the 250-room hotel offers an Asian fusion cafe, a gym and easy access to the stunning sand beaches of southern Bali.
The Westin Nanjing offers superb views from the top of the Nanjing International Center, in the downtown heart of the city. Guests can enjoy three restaurants and lounges, including one with magnificent views of the Xuanwu Lake, along with an indoor pool and gym.
Renaissance Sanya Resort
Another addition to China's most famous holiday destination offers rooms with panoramic views of the South China Sea, as well as seven dining options including the Star Anise restaurant, which offers six "floating islands" with their own glass box kitchens. There is also a lobby with 14 meter high ceilings, a lagoon pool, an arcade for kids and a full-service spa.
Westin Houston Memorial City
Houston, TX, USA
Another luxury property for Houston, the Westin Memorial City offers 267 rooms, the only infinity pool in the city, an Italian restaurant, gym and lounge.
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