FUZHOU, China—Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. announced the opening of the Sheraton Fuzhou Hotel in Fuzhou’s newly built, modern business district in China’s Fujian province. The hotel is owned by the Zhonggeng Group.
“We’re excited to bring the Sheraton brand to the Fujian province and its capital city. Not only is Fuzhou one of the key trading ports in China, it is the provincial political, economic and cultural center as well as an industrial powerhouse,” said Hoyt Harper, global brand leader, Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, in an announcement. “With strong demand and an increasing affinity for international brand hotels in Fuzhou, and as the first international five star hotel on Exhibition Island, we are very confident that the Sheraton Fuzhou’s premier facilities and warm services will offer guests an unparalleled hospitality experience in this dynamic new business center.”
Sheraton Fuzhou Hotel features 396 rooms and suites comprised of Deluxe, Premier, River-view, and upgraded Club Room categories and offering the Sheraton Sweet Sleeper bed and high speed internet access. The lobby includes the Link@Sheraton experienced with Microsoft– a social hub in the lobby providing complimentary WiFi and PC workstations. Guests can also take advantage of the Shine Spa for Sheraton and the brand’s new health and fitness program, Sheraton Fitness programmed by Core Performance.
The hotel’s 4,200 square meters of function space includes a 1,800 square meter pillar-free Grand Ballroom that can be separated into three individual rooms and 17 other meeting and conference rooms, ranging from 48 to 400 square meters in size.