SHERATON BALI KUTA RESORT ROLLS OUT SHERATON’S NEW SOCIAL HOUR @ SUNSET GATHERINGS
Bali – 15 May 2013 – Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort is pleased to announce that Sunset Gatherings, a unique nightly culinary experience that showcases the dramatic sunsets of Kuta from the stunning venues at Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort, will now feature an international selection of premium wines from Sheraton’s new signature wine program. To celebrate Sheraton’s new wine program, Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort will participate in a global, 24-hour “Toast Around the World” on 15 May 2013, from 5 pm – 7 pm with great companion, canapés and live music serenading the Kuta scenic sunset view.
The festivities kick off in Asia with celebrations at the Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers and Sheraton Shanghai Pudong Hotel. A celebratory toast will be passed virtually, including Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort, Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel & Towers, Bangkok; Sheraton Bangalore Hotel at Brigade Gateway around the world until it reaches The Sheraton New York Times Square and The Sheraton Waikiki for the conclusion of the day-long global celebration. Hotel guests and brand followers will be invited to join in on the virtual celebration with the brand’s new dedicated Social Hour mobile platform, Sheraton.com/socialhour, where they can browse through hundreds of toasts shared around the world for the special occasion or create their own using #SheratonToast. Want to raise a glass? Consumers and guests are invited to join the conversation and celebration at #SocialHour.
Each evening, visitors to Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort gather together to enjoy great music, mouthwatering bites and a selection of Sheraton’s signature premium wines and cocktails with unparalleled sunset views of the Indian Ocean. To complement Sunset Gatherings, Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort will offer weekly wine tasting Social Hour events with selections from the new premium wine program which are curated by Sheraton’s global food and beverage team.
“Following tremendous early success, we’re proud to offer our guests at all Sheraton Hotels around the world the opportunity to experience this award-winning premium wine program,” said Vincent Ong, Asia Pacific Senior Brand Director, Sheraton, Westin, Aloft, Four Points by Sheraton and Element. “As the World’s Gathering Place we are continuously looking for ways to elevate our guest experiences with new social interactions and believe Social Hour to be a great program for both business and leisure guests.”
Social Hour at the Lounge – 5 pm – 7 pm
The Lounge at Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort is a spectacular indoor/outdoor gathering place overlooking the Indian Ocean. Guests can sample tasting selections from Sheraton’s premium wine program, refresh their palate with Equil still or sparkling water and nibble on Color Your Plate™ canapés and a platter of artisanal cheeses with house-baked breads. Stroll on the deck or gather with friends around tables whilst soulful house from the rooftop DJ provides the background for mixing and mingling.
Pool or rooftop at Bene – 5 pm – 7 pm
Enjoy spectacular sunsets Italian style on Bene’s rooftop or pool deck alongside Sheraton Bali Kuta Resort’s rooftop infinity pool. This authentic Italian trattoria features both indoor and al fresco dining as well as DJ music. Sunset Gathering includes two glasses of Bene’s signature aromatic Italian Sangria along with a freshly made wood-fired pizza, served fresh from the oven. During the gathering guest are treated on various Italian menu teasers. Bene’s relaxed, family-style ambiance lends itself to mingling and lively conversations.