“Bangkok is a perfect fit for W Hotels, appealing to the W brand’s sophisticated travelers with a delectable mix of diverse cultures, world-class shopping and an unsurpassed cuisine experience," commented Neil Palmer, (bottom right photo) Senior Vice President for Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Asia Pacific.
“We are confident that Bangkok, with its great location and allure for visitors, will be a great platform to showcase the W brand. Starwood is also proud to continue its contribution towards the growth of Bangkok and Thailand as a key hospitality destination,” added Palmer.
Joe Sita, (top left photo) Chief Executive Officer of Nakheel Hotels, said, “Nakheel Hotels looks for the best partners as we expand operations across the globe and Starwood and Golden Land Property are perfect partners in this venture. Southeast Asia is a strategically important region for Nakheel Hotels and Bangkok is one of our key target markets. The W Bangkok will surely be a star property in our growing global development portfolio.”
William Wilfong, (photo at middle left) CEO of Golden Land Property Development PLC, commented, “We are delighted to bring W to Bangkok, and to be working together with Nakheel and Starwood on this landmark hotel. The W Bangkok will add unique prestige and cachet to our Sathorn Square project, and this property is sure to become a leading choice for business and leisure visitors to Bangkok, with its prime location in the heart of the city’s main business district.”
In addition to the W brand’s signature sleek design and cosmopolitan ambience, the W Bangkok will offer a wide range of superior facilities including almost 30,000 square feet of meeting space, W Kitchen, W Living Room Bar, a specialty restaurant and destination bar, a Sweat Fitness Center, an outdoor pool and a signature spa.