Sheraton and Westin Expand Across Asia and the Middle East

As Asia and the Middle East expand outward, Starwood Hotels & Resorts continues to blossom within the regions. The company plans to expand Sheraton and Westin's portfolio of hotel spas across Asia and the Middle East in the coming year.

Sheraton will increase its spa portfolio by nearly 50 percent with 10 openings this year; Westin will add six spas in 2011, increasing the Heavenly Spa portfolio by almost 20 percent.

In the pipeline is Shine Spa for Sheraton, which will make its debut at the Sheraton Yantai Golden Beach Resort, Sheraton Guangzhou Hotel, Sheraton Beijing Dongcheng Hotel, Sheraton Qinqyuan Resort and five other properties across Asia. Additionally, Shine Spa will open at Sheraton Baku Airport Hotel in Azerbaijan. Heavenly Spa by Westin will open at The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa and four hotels across China.