Starwood opens dual branded ski resort in China01 August 2012
Sheraton Changbaishan Resort and The Westin Changbaishan Resort have opened their doors to guests this week, marking the first ski resort in China - and the Asia Pacific - for Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide.
Owned by China's Dalian Wanda Group, the two properties are adjacent to the slopes of the Changbai Mountains, one of China's leading ski areas. They will be open year-round, Starwood said.
The resort complex offers more than 37,000 square feet of function and meeting space. There are six food and beverage venues,
The Sheraton Changbaishan Resort comprises 297 guest rooms and suites, as well as a Sheraton Club Lounge and Sheraton Club rooms with upgraded amenities. It is equipped with the Link@Sheraton (R) technology for connectivity in the lobby.
The 262 room Westin Changbaishan Resort has ski-in/ski-out access which allows guest to ski straight into the hotel lobby, and also houses Maru, the first Korean restaurant in a Starwood branded hotel.