|Hotel newly opened in Shanghai Waigaoqiao
|Sheraton Shanghai Waigaoqiao Hotel went into trial operation on November 30, 2012 and will be officially launched by the end of this month. The hotel, located in the Waigaoqiao Free Trade Zone at the Yangtze River estuary, is invested by the B. M. Holding (Group) Co., Ltd. The Sheraton Shanghai Waigaoqiao Hotel is going to become the 11th hotel jointly run by Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. in Shanghai.
The hotel, close to major expressways and subway lines, is within convenient reach of the large shopping malls, entertainment and catering areas, and the pavilions of the Shanghai World Expo in the Lujiazui Finance and Trade Zone. It is only a 20-minute drive from the Shanghai Pudong International Airport and a 40-minute drive from the Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport.
The hotel has 440 spacious and elegantly decorated rooms and suites, all personalized yet stylish, thus providing guests with charming views of the harbor. Its other amenities include the Shine Spa unique to Sheraton and the well-equipped fitness center that offers customized health and exercise programs. In addition, the Shine Golf Range is another wonderful choice for guests. In its four restaurants of respective styles, the Chinese cuisine, Japanese delicacies, and various foods from all over the world are served to cater to the palates of different guests.
Moreover, the hotel has a total of more than 2,600 square meters as conference space, including an 8.6-meter-tall column-free grand banquet hall covering an area of 1,000m2 and a multi-functional hall, making the hotel an ideal venue for banquets, weddings, and international conferences.