Starwood enters Yunnan Province with Xishuangbanna hotel

Starwood Hotels & Resorts opened the Sheraton Xishuangbanna Hotel, marking Starwood’s entry in Yunnan Province, and the first internationally-branded hotel with on-site hot springs in the Prefecture of Xishuangbanna.

The property, located at the southern tip of Yunnan Provincel, comprises 326 guestrooms and suites, all equipped with a balcony with views of the tropical rainforest landscape. Each room also offers the Sheraton brand’s signature amenities and services including the all-white Sheraton Sweet Sleeper Bed and such conveniences as a large flat-panel LCD TV and rainforest shower.

The hotels also offers leisure facilities including the health and fitness program, Sheraton Fitness Powered by EXOS and indoor and outdoor heated swimming pools.

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The hotel similarly has six different-sized indoor and outdoor sulphur hot spring pools, rich in minerals and sulphur known for its skin and healthcare benefits. Shine Spa for Sheraton at Sheraton Xishuangbanna Hotel offers a range of spa treatments in a spa environment with views of mountain foliage and the natural sounds of the forest.

For dining, the property has FEAST, the hotel’s all day dining venue with an open kitchen; YUE, offering traditional Cantonese dishes and other local and regional Chinese cuisines; and Red Basil, offering Thai cuisine. The hotel also has the Lobby Bar and complimentary wireless Internet connectivity.

For events, the property has 26,673 square feet of flexible meeting and function space, including a 11,517-square-foot grand ballroom.

Situated 15 minutes away by car from Jinghong City and ten minutes by car from Xishuangbanna Gasa International Airport and attractions such as the Xishuangbanna Tropical Rain Forest Natural Reserve, Jinuo Village, Wild Elephant Valley and Liusha Village Mannongfeng, Sheraton Xishuangbanna Hotel is located in the core of the Gasa Tourism Zone’s Hot Spring district in Xishuangbanna.

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