Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (December 7, 2011) – The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa debuted today. Owned by the Tourism Development & Investment Company the leading developer of cultural, residential and tourism destinations in Abu Dhabi The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa marks the launch of the Westin brand in the emirate.
The hotel features 172 premium guest rooms, several restaurants and lounges, a Heavenly Spa 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 putting green from all guest rooms. Close to the heart of down town, the newly constructed hotel is just a ten-minute drive from the exhibition center and 20 minutes from the Corniche.
The offers to be a sensory-rich environment and sets a welcoming tone. Upon entering the lobby, guests are greeted with soothing elements like relaxed lighting, natural botanical beauty and stimulating music. The hotel décor features neutral tones, water features and a mix of stone and wood elements. The Westin Heavenly Spa consists of six treatment rooms and an outdoor relaxation area in a tranquil garden setting. Guests can experience a range of Heavenly packages and specially-developed treatments targeted at golfers such as the Golfer’s Recovery.
Guestrooms, which include executive suites and a presidential suite, are all outfitted with the world-renowned Westin Heavenly Bed. Another industry first, the Heavenly Bath 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 workspace will offer travelers convenience and productivity in a tranquil setting.
The hotel also offers extensive meeting facilities comprised of three ballrooms, a conference center, board rooms, and a business center, as well as and catering for up to 400 people.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts currently operates nearly 50 hotels in the Middle East, including five hotels in Abu Dhabi. Westin has two additional properties in the Middle East The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina in Dubai, and The Westin Jeddah in Saudi Arabia (currently closed for a complete renovation). The brand continues to grow its presence in the Middle East with nearly 25 new hotels slated to open in the next few years, including The Westin Saraya Aqaba in Jordan and The Westin Muscat in Oman.
Don’t forget to use the Starwood Preferred Guest® program when booking!