STARWOOD HOTELS & RESORTS IN MALAYSIA & SINGAPORE INVITE YOU TO AN EXCITING EXPLORATION OF LOCAL SIGHTS WITH THE #MYSTARWOOD & #SG50STAYCATION PACKAGES
Hotel chain offers limited time only stay deals in conjunction with National Day celebrations of both countries
Malaysia, 31 July 2014 – The month of August marks an important milestone for both Malaysia and Singapore as both countries declared their Independence Day in the same month. To commemorate this significant celebration, the National Day is a public holiday which allows Malaysians and Singaporeans the opportunity to foster quality down time with their family and loved ones.
The #MYStarwood package (exclusively for Malaysian residents only) and #SG50Staycation package (exclusively for Singaporean residents only), will ensure travellers have an enjoyable, fun and memorable stay with Starwood Hotels & Resorts. From an exciting shopping experience in the city center to uncovering the rich wildlife close to Mother Nature, there is something for everyone.
Malaysians and Singaporeans can choose to book their holiday with any of the Starwood Hotels & Resorts in both countries and enjoy a variety of exciting benefits such as complimentary breakfast, complimentary high speed internet services, complimentary parking and even late checkouts, all at great rates! For a limited time only, these amazing residence packages are applicable for bookings (based on per room per night) from 1st August 2014, for stays from till 31 December 2014.
Malaysia offers Exciting Variety, Suited For One & All
For Malaysians who love to shop and experience the hip and happening lifestyle in a modern city, then you can have it all in the dynamic city of Kuala Lumpur. From a list of internationally renowned brands to shop, top notch culinary journeys to experience and beautiful heritage buildings to be discovered, you’ll be spoilt for choice on what you can do in this bustling city. When you are here, choose to stay at any one of the four Starwood Hotels - Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral, Le Méridien Kuala Lumpur, Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur and The Westin Kuala Lumpur All hotels are equipped with award winning restaurants, recreational facilities and advance technology services, to ensure your stay has the makings of international amenities.
Only an hour away by flight is the mythical island of Langkawi where a beautiful and serene getaway experience awaits with its long stretches of pristine beaches, colourful flora and fauna, azure waters of the Andaman Sea and fascinating legends. The magical island has a lot to offer from island hopping and boat tours of the mangroves to thrilling cable car rides up to Langkawi’s second highest mountain Mount Cincang, While discovering the beauty of Langkawi, do grab the opportunity to have your holiday break at any of the two Starwood Resorts on the island. The Andaman, A Luxury Collection Resort offers unparalleled location as it is cosily tucked away between a 10-million year old rainforest with 178 rooms overlooking the tranquil Datai Bay and a 8,000–year old fringing coral reef. Closer to the town area of Kuah is where The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa is located with its 202 rooms and suites as well as 20 Ultra luxury private pool villas.
Another amazing island not to be missed in the north of Malaysia would be the beautiful island of Penang.
Famously known as the “Pearl of the Orient”. Penang embraces modernity while yet retaining its old traditions, customs and old world charms. Located on a secluded beachfront in Tanjung Bungah, Four Points by Sheraton Penang is only a 45-minute drive from the Bayan Lepas International Airport. The hotel is convenient to Penang’s tourist attractions and convention centers and is just 15 minutes from the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage City of Georgetown, the popular beach area of Batu Ferringhi and Straits Quay, an up and coming destination for dining and shopping for both local and foreigners.
Looking for something extra special in the land below the wind? Head down to Sabah – a haven for all nature lovers, where you will surely widen up your perspective towards Mother Nature. This beautiful state is popular for its picturesque natural terrain, sandy white beaches, delicious choice of local cuisines and adrenaline pumping adventure sports. Located in the heart of the capital city of Sabah, Le Méridien Kota Kinabalu is a 5-star business hotel, situated just 15 minutes away from the Kota Kinabalu International Airport. The hotel features the highest standard of personal service whilst still embracing the unique local culture of Sabah. On the east coast of the Borneo island, Sandakan is the second largest city in Sabah and famously known as the gateway to eco–tourism destinations such as the Sepilok Orang Hutan Sanctuary, the Turtle Islands Park, Sukau Proboscis Lodge and the archaeological Gomantang Caves. While in Sandakan, visit the Four Points by Sheraton Sandakan which is strategically located amidst the city’s new Central Business District and many points of interest including the Central Market and Harbour Mall Sandakan shopping centre. The hotel offers a comfortable, relaxed stay for value-oriented business and leisure travellers.
Singapore offers A Dynamic Spectrum of Things To Do!
Exclusively for Singapore residents, the #SG50Staycation is applicable at the four Starwood Hotels & Resorts in Singapore – amid the famed Orchard Road shopping district or along the vibrant waterfront of Marina Bay. The first St Regis hotel to open in South East Asia, The St. Regis Singapore, features exclusive private residences with fine style supported by the timeless St.Regis Butler Service that will surely provide you with an exceptional experience. If you’re looking for a fun-filled experience then the Lion City’s pleasure playground awaits at W Singapore Sentosa Cove. Featuring tropical beaches, the Universal Studio Theme Park and a host of other captivating activities on land and water, Sentosa Island is just the spot for a joyful holiday with your family. Alternatively, elevate your senses at The Westin Singapore situated at Singapore’s financial district overlooking the vibrant Marina Bay. The hotel offers innovative programs that will surely transform every aspect of your stay into a revitalizing experience. Or you could also book your holiday at Sheraton Singapore Towers, which is centrally located along Scotts Road, just 10 minutes’ walking distance from the famous Orchard Road, the shopping and entertainment district of Singapore. With the Mass Rapid Transit station located just next door, the hotel is easily accessible to the Central Business District, exhibition centers and major places of interest including the Esplanade Arts Centre.
SPG / SPG R&B specials
What’s more, SPG / SPG R&B members will get to enjoy additional benefits on top of these amazing offers. Malaysian SPG / SPG R&B members will also be entitled to a 30% discount off the total food bill at each all day dining venue within Starwood Hotels & Resorts in Malaysia, with the exception of The Andaman, A Luxury Collection Resort.
Over in Singapore, SPG / SPG R&B members will be spoilt for choice with the exquisite range of momentous F&B specials offered at our Starwood Hotels & Resorts in Singapore. From indulgent high tea spreads at the Woo Bar and delicious National Day offerings at Cook & Brew to divine moon cakes baked from time-honoured recipes at the award-winning Yan Ting and Li Bai Cantonese Restaurant.
With all these amazing destinations, multicultural heritage, delectable culinary diversity and warm hospitality, Malaysians and Singaporeans don’t have to travel far for the perfect getaway. To find out more about the #MYStarwood package or book your stay in Malaysia, visit http://deals.starwoodhotels.com/malaysia/residentrate, and for information on the #50SGStayCation package or to book your stay in Singapore, visit http://deals.starwoodhotels.com/singapore/residentrate. Alternatively, you can also call any of the respective Starwood Hotels & Resorts in Malaysia and Singapore.
About Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. is one of the leading hotel and leisure companies in the world with nearly 1,200 properties in 100 countries, and 181,400 employees at its owned and managed properties. Starwood is a fully integrated owner, operator and franchisor of hotels, resorts and residences with the following internationally renowned brands: St. Regis®, The Luxury Collection®, W®, Westin®, Le Méridien®, Sheraton®, Four Points® by Sheraton, Aloft®, and Element®. The Company boasts one of the industry’s leading loyalty programs, Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG), allowing members to earn and redeem points for room stays, room upgrades and flights, with no blackout dates. Starwood also owns Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc., a premier provider of world-class vacation experiences through villa-style resorts and privileged access to Starwood brands. For more information, please visit www.starwoodhotels.com.