- The First International Branded Hotel in Luohe City of Henan Province
- Continuing Starwood’s Expansion across China, Four Points by Sheraton Luohe Provides Comfort amid Style, Offering Value for Money, in a Dynamic Locale
Luohe, Henan – November 29, 2012 – Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) today announced the grand opening of Four Points by Sheraton Luohe. Owned by Central China Real Estate Limited, the hotel is the first international branded hotel in Luohe City, as well as the first Four Points by Sheraton in Henan Province, China. As part of Starwood’s rapid expansion plans in key second and third tiered markets across Asia Pacific, Four Points by Sheraton Luohe marks the 28th Four Points property in the region, and the 16th in Greater China alone.
“We are thrilled to introduce our fast-growing Four Points brand to Henan Province for the first time,” says Qian Jin, President, Greater China, Starwood Hotels & Resorts. “Four Points by Sheraton Luohe is a refreshing addition to Luohe’s hospitality options, offering travelers a compelling blend of comfort and style – all at a great price.”
Located in the center of Henan province, the ancient town of Luohe boasts thousands of years of rich history; today, the bustling city is known for its food production industries, including its famous ham. On Songshan West Road in the premier Songjiang New District, the Four Points by Sheraton Luohe is across the street from the Luohe Education, Culture, and Arts Center, minutes from the city center and railway station, and a 90-minute drive from Zhengzhou Xinzheng International Airport (CGO).
The newly constructed hotel houses 244 stylish and comfortable guest rooms and suites that sport clean architectural lines and warm contemporary furnishings. Designed for maximum comfort and convenience, each room features the renowned Four Points by Sheraton Four Comfort BedTM, an oversized work desk, and a 42-inch flat screen television. Other thoughtful amenities include free bottled water and complimentary Wi-Fi in public spaces.
Always an honest value, Four Points by Sheraton Luohe provides guests with culinary pleasures, including a delicious breakfast with great coffee to start the day right. The Eatery, the hotel’s signature restaurant, offers an extensive global buffet – the only one of its kind in Luohe. China Spice restaurant serves medicinal Chinese dishes, seasoned for optimal health and taste, and Hong Kong style desserts. Guests can also relax in the Lobby Lounge, enjoying a local hand-crafted beer from the hotel’s Best BrewsSM program.
For meetings and banquets, Four Points by Sheraton Luohe provides 1,108 square meters of state-of-the-art function facilities, including a pillarless ballroom with a ceiling height of over six meters, and six versatile meeting rooms. The hotel also features a fully equipped fitness center, indoor temperature controlled swimming pool, and relaxing spa with signature treatments.
“Four Points is all about life’s simple pleasures. We take an uncomplicated and fun approach in our service offering, giving travelers everything they need to be comfortable and productive on the road. The opening of the Four Points by Sheraton Luohe is certainly an exciting period for the brand, and we look forward to welcoming our first guests,” says Mr. Qian.
As part of the hotel’s opening, Four Points by Sheraton Luohe is offering an introductory package of RMB380 net per night in a Comfort Room, with breakfast for two persons. This special offer is valid until March 31, 2013.
For more information about the hotel, please visit: www.fourpoints.com/luohe