Le Meridien Unlocks Vietnam with Opening of Le Meridien Saigon

11:40:55 PM | 5/7/2015

Recently,Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) announced the debut of Le Méridien in Vietnam with the opening of Le Méridien Saigon. Combining a chic, modern design aesthetic with a passion for culture and cuisine, the new hotel is set to ‘unlock’ Ho Chi Minh City’s distinct flavours and rich heritage through unique programming for both guests and locals alike. 
The opening of Le Méridien Saigon marks the fourth Starwood Hotel in Vietnam, joining a dynamic portfolio that includes the Sheraton Hanoi Hotel, Sheraton Saigon Hotel & Towers, and Sheraton Nha Trang Hotel & Spa.  Starwood’s robust pipeline in Vietnam also encompasses Four Points by Sheraton Danang and Sheraton Danang Resort, which are expected to open in 2017 and 2018 respectively.
Le Méridien Saigon features 350 contemporary guest rooms and suites starting from a spacious 38 square metres, each outfitted with signature Le Méridien amenities. Each room has a separate sitting and working areas, French soaking bathtub and rainforest shower.
Situated on the banks of the Saigon River in District One, Le Méridien Saigon offers both panoramic river vistas as well as views of the bustling cityscape. At the heart of the Central Business District, the hotel offers convenient access to shopping centers, restaurants, ancient pagodas and French-colonial structures, including Saigon Opera House, Notre Dame Cathedral and the General Post Office. Tan Son Nhat International Airport is conveniently located just seven kilometres away.