STARWOOD HOTELS AND RESORTS IN SOUTH EAST ASIA OFFERS YOU A CHANCE TO ‘STEP INTO PARADISE’
Enjoy luxurious accommodation with “up to 50% off” standard rates
In anticipation of the upcoming season of sharing, Starwood Hotels and Resorts in South East Asia bring on the cheers by inviting you to ‘Step Into Paradise’ with its’ very special promotion of the same name.
‘Step Into Paradise’ offers travellers the opportunity to enjoy up to 50% off the Best Available Rate (BAR) at up to 23 participating hotels and resorts across South East Asia. The promotion kicked off on 12th November and will run until 20th December 2012. From Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore, stay in a luxurious resort for a tropical getaway, or a strategically located city hotel to indulge in some retail therapy for the upcoming festivities. Choose from the following internationally renowned Starwood brands available in the region - St. Regis®, The Luxury Collection®, W®, Westin®, Le Méridien®, Sheraton® and Four Points® by Sheraton.
In Malaysia, enjoy the same offerings at these strategically located hotels and resorts, ensuring you experience a vacation to remember.
Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia is home to various landmarks which include the Petronas Twin Towers, KL Tower and the National Mosque. In addition, it is also a shopping haven with popular shopping districts such as Bukit Bintang, Chinatown, Little India and Kuala Lumpur City Centre. To accommodate you during your stay in this city, Starwood Hotels & Resorts have three of Kuala Lumpur’s most popular hotels strategically located around the city to suit exactly what you are looking for.
Le Méridien Kuala Lumpur is strategically located at Kuala Lumpur Sentral. The 35-storey hotel is easily accessible through integrated rail connections and is only 28 minutes away from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport via the KLIA Express Rail Link. Room rates start from RM357++ per room per night, where all 420 guest rooms have drapes of silk adorning its windows, that open up to the panoramic views of the city, while goose down duvets assure a luxurious night’s sleep. Le Méridien Club Lounge located on the 33rd floor caters to discerning guests who require extra comfort and privacy. For dining and entertainment, enjoy an array of International fare at Latest Recipe whilst Favola offers hearty Italian specialties. PRIME prides itself in serving only the finest imported steaks from Australia and US. With luxurious recreational facilities such as a free-form pool with water-slide, gymnasium, spa and chic restaurants, Le Méridien Kuala Lumpur is the ultimate place for indulgence whenever one visits Malaysia. Discover more at www.discoverlemeridien.com or call +60 3 2263 7434.
In the centre of the pulsating streets of Jalan Bukit Bintang, The Westin Kuala Lumpur’s ideal location puts the capital’s best shopping, entertainment and local attractions right at your doorstep. Room rates start from RM350++ per room per night in a Deluxe Room. Other stylish accommodation includes the Executive Residences and Chairman Suites. The Westin Kuala Lumpur is home to various award winning restaurants and bars which include the Italian Restaurant Prego, famed for its Sunday Bubbalicious Brunch and Qba Latin Bar and Grill, which houses an elegant Cuban steakhouse, a high-end cigar lounge and a bar on the ground floor which is easily accessible from the exterior of the hotel. At the Westin Kids Club®, a world of fun is created for children so parents can relax and enjoy some much-needed time off. Available for children aged 2 – 12 years, the kids club is committed to providing child-friendly environment especially at The Westin Kids Club Discovery Hub® where it’s an adventure for kids, learning something new and fascinating every day. Alternatively, take the kids to the swimming pool for a splashing fun with yummy treats for a sunny day, from Splash. Promising a better you, stay well with various wellbeing programs offered by Westin including waking up to a hearty SuperFoodsRx™ breakfast spread, known to be rich in pythonutrients and keeping up with your workout regimen at WestinWORKOUT® gym or with the RunWESTIN™ program. Learn more at www.thewestinkualalumpur.com or call +60 3 2731 8333.
Minutes’ walk away from the monorail line sits the classic Sheraton Imperial Kuala Lumpur Hotel. It is an oasis in the heart of the commercial and business district of Kuala Lumpur. Fresh, crisp colours and clean transitional lines welcome guests as they open the door to the guestrooms at the hotel where rates start from RM299++ per room per night in a Deluxe Room. Travel the world in its award-winning restaurants, each with its own style of world-class international cuisine: Celestial Court (the heaven of Cantonese cuisine) and Villa Danieli (authentic Italian restaurant housed in a free-standing Tuscany villa). On the recreational front, Sheraton Fitness is equipped to tailor to any fitness regime. Alternatively, you may opt to have a refreshing dip in the outdoor swimming pool, or simply revitalize your senses with the varied spa treatments offered by Mandara Spa. The Link@Sheraton experienced with Microsoft® is a signature Sheraton experience. As the connectivity hub of the lobby, guests can surf the Web, watch a game with friends, read a magazine or newspaper, or even send a video postcard to friends and family. Get connected with more information at www.sheraton.com/imperialkualalumpur or call +60 3 2717 9900.
Langkawi, the island of legends and folklore is renowned internationally as the archipelago of 99 tropical islands in the Andaman Sea. The ultimate holiday paradise and a romantic getaway, one will be transported into a nature haven – full of long stretches of pristine beaches, serene landscape of paddy fields, colourful flora and fauna, azure waters of the Andaman Sea and fascinating tourist attractions.
Nestled amongst 104 acres of lush tropical gardens, The Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa features 202 spacious rooms and suites starting from RM477+ per room per night, inclusive of breakfast, providing you with the most renewing stay. For those who would like to enjoy an indulgent getaway with a loved one, the Resort has 20 ultra luxury Ocean View Pool Villas which are equipped with your very own personal pool. The resort recently unveiled a refreshed new look of its guests rooms upon undergoing a 4-month reformation process. Introducing new room categories, the Superior Room, Superior Patio Room and Premium Ocean View Room reflect the modern contemporary Westin look and feel integrated with today’s technology, allowing guests to compute in comfort. Ideal for a tropical getaway, take a refreshing dip or top up some tan at any of the four unique pools, which consist of the main Infinity pool, the Ocean Rock pool and a kid’s pool. The fourth pool - the spa pool – which sits next to the spa sanctuary allows you to enjoy some precious moment of serenity. This resort also houses the first Heavenly Spa by Westin™ in South East Asia, and the only one in Malaysia - a perfect sanctuary for pampering and rejuvenation. Stay well with Westin – find out more at www.westinlangkawi.com or call +60 4 960 8888.
The Andaman, a Luxury Collection Resort, Langkawi is located in an idyllic tropical setting of the island. It is cosily tucked away between a 10 million year old rainforest, the tranquil Datai Bay and an 8,000 year old fringing coral reef. Abundant with rare wildlife and exotic flora, The Andaman's magnificent locale enables guests to partake in a wide range of activities that integrate the surrounding nature while still enjoying the luxurious trimmings of a five star resort. The rate for the 186 exquisite rooms starts from RM477+ per room per night in a Deluxe Rainforest Room. The room categories also include magnificently appointed suites that reflect a contemporary Malaysian style, with sweeping views of the beckoning Andaman Sea and the ancient rainforests. Each of the exquisitely designed rooms and suites offer you enchanting scenery while sipping a cup of coffee or enjoying some drinking water from a Labu Sayong in the hotel’s efforts to create a sustainable environment. This eco-friendly resort recently unveiled its Luxury Pool Access Rooms and Luxury Garden Terrace Rooms following a 5-month transformation work on its South Wing ground floor rooms. The Luxury Pool Access Rooms allow guests to soak up the afternoon sun at the 2 Rainforest Swimming Pools, the first of their kind in Langkawi and exclusive only to guests staying in these rooms. Guests can also enjoy the tranquillity of a 10 million year old rainforest and the indulgence of having a swimming pool right at their doorstep, a perfect option for a luxury hideaway from the crowd. Divided by natural green barriers, the Luxury Garden Terrace Rooms open to a serene private garden, overlooking the rainforest. Be guided with more details at www.theandaman.com or call +60 4 959 1088.
Another fascinating destination for a quick getaway in Malaysia is Sabah. A naturalist’s paradise, Sabah is a haven for all things nature - from breathtaking diving spots and challenging jungle trekking trails to exciting wildlife spotting activities. This beautiful state is also popular for its picturesque natural terrain, beautiful beaches and adrenaline pumping adventure sports.
Kota Kinabalu, affectionately known as "KK", is the bustling capital of Sabah and the hub of tourism in Malaysian Borneo. Visitors from around the world use Kota Kinabalu as the jump-off point for nearby attractions, islands, and national parks. In addition to enjoying the city, there are also many other things to do in the surrounding area. Kota Kinabalu is literally surrounded by wildlife refuges, outdoor activities, and opportunities to explore the local culture.
Le Méridien Kota Kinabalu, is a 306-room 5-star hotel where most of its guest rooms, and the exclusive Le Méridien Club Lounge have sweeping views of either the South China Sea or Mount Kinabalu. The room rates start from RM310++ per room per night in a Classic City-view room. Indulge in fine cuisine at the hotel’s restaurants and cafe. Overlooking the esplanade and the sea, Circle Restaurant features a show kitchen with a la minute cooking, delectable Asian fusion buffets and an expansive a la carte menu. A casual dining restaurant that showcases the best steaks in town, the Flames Steak Restaurant, situated at lobby level seats only 24 guests for lunch and dinner daily. The Pool Bar boasts a superb location next to the swimming pool. From its vantage point, the Pool Bar offers magnificent views of the esplanade and South China Sea. Definitely a place to unwind and relax, with light meals and drinks served throughout the day. Unlock more information at www.lemeridien.com/kotakinabalu or call +60 88 322 222
As the second largest city in Sabah, Sandakan is gaining in popularity as an eco-tourism venue in South East Asia. Unique attractions include the Sandakan Heritage Trail, Sepilok Orang Utan Sanctuary, Turtle Islands Park, Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary, Kinabatangan River, and Gomantong Caves.
Situated on Sandakan’s prominent waterfront overlooking the Sulu Sea, the recently introduced Four Points by Sheraton Sandakan offers honest and uncomplicated comfort. Room rates begin from RM175++ for the simple comforts of the Deluxe Room and Deluxe Sea View Room. Each of the hotel’s 300 stylish contemporary guestrooms is filled with thoughtful touches that contribute to an unencumbered, comfortable stay. All guestroom features the Four Points by Sheraton Four Comfort™ Bed: a plush mattress, down pillows, cosy duvet, and crisp 250-thread-count sheets. Indulge in a variety of three world-class dining venues: The Eatery - the brand’s signature restaurant – serves a wide array of tantalizing local and international dishes throughout the day; The Best Brew pub – featuring Four Points by Sheraton’s renowned Best Brews program that offers a varied selection of hand crafted beers from around the world, including local favourites in a lively and fun atmosphere. The Wrapped Deli and Lobby Lounge offer beverages, light meals, and sweet treats. Find out more at www.fourpoints.com/sandakan or call + 60 89 244 888.
The ‘Step Into Paradise’ promotion is valid for stays from 12th November 2012 until 28th February 2013. Please visit www.starwood-ap.com/seasave50 for the full list of terms and conditions. Participating brands include Sheraton, Westin, St. Regis, The Luxury Collection, Four Points by Sheraton, W Hotels, Le Méridien and Aloft.
The special rates can be booked online at www.starwood-ap.com/seasave50 , at Starwood’s Customer Contact Centers or by calling the properties directly.
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