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The Westin Siray Bay Phuket Thailand Hotel Review

I have been to the Westin Siray Bay Phuket Thailand several times.  The hotel opened in August 2010, and my first visit was in December 2010. I am planning a trip back in July 2015 and can’t wait to see…


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My House Smells Like Westin White Tea

I love Starwood, that’s no secret, and while I like several of their brands, I really like the Westin Signature Scent, Westin White Tea and the Heavenly Beds! The Westin Store sells all things Westin including beds, linens, robes, and…


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Westin Heavenly Monday Cyber Sale & Enter To Win 1 of 3 Westin Travel Kits

It’s no secret that I love Starwood and one of my favorite hotels is the Westin because they have the most amazing bed. I always sleep much better on a Westin Heavenly Bed than on most others.  In fact, this…


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Westin Siray Bay Celebrates 3rd Anniversary With Special Rates

I love the Westin Siray Bay. I’ve been four times now and I’ve never been disappointed. I was at the hotel the second week it was open – I can’t believe that was already three years ago! The Westin Siray…


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Westin Times Square – Free Sideshow With Stay

I was very excited to stay at the Westin Times Square this past weekend. It is the second to last Starwood property that I needed to visit to round out my mission of staying in every NYC Starwood property. I…


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Westin Copley Place Boston Supports Authorities

If you’re watching official coverage of the Boston Marathon Bombings you’ve likely noticed that officials have held press conferences from the Westin Copley Place Boston. In the wake of many tragedies, hotels have lent support as staging areas for officials,…


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Starwood HQ moves to Dubai and Westin’s on a Tangent

Nope, it’s not April Fools Day, yet…but you read that right. Starwood has moved many of their corporate executives from Connecticut to Dubai for 1 month.  Starwood president & CEO Frits van Paasschen and the company’s top executives will conduct…


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@Westin Macau follows through on promise to remove Shark Fin Soup from menu

In July of this year I visited Macau and stayed at the Westin Hotel, at the time the only Starwood property in Macau. I was very dismayed when I discovered Shark Fin Soup on the hotel’s menu. The practice of…


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@Westin_Macau GM responds Shark Fin concerns. @SPG @Westin

This past weekend I had the opportunity to stay at the Westin Macau.  I tweeted and outlined in my hotel review abvout how disappointed I was to see Shark Fin Soup still on the menu.  Even the Chinese government has said they will not allow Shark…



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The Westin St Francis Hotel Review

The Westin St Francis is located in the heart of San Francisco’s Union Square. Among the hustle and hubbub of San Francisco’s shopping district you will find the historic hotel. At the turn of the century, the guardians of Charles…


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The Westin Sydney: Update

I originally posted about the Westin Sydney after spending Christmas and Boxing Day at the hotel.  I fell madly in love with the Westin and swore I would find a way to get back. Well, it turned out that about 3 weeks…


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Westin Grande Sukhumvit Bangkok hotel review

The Westin Grande Sukhumvit is a modern and contemporary Bangkok hotel located in the heart of Bangkok’s shopping and entertainment district.   Upon arrival at Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi International Airport, I was greeted by a hotel representative who took my luggage (I…


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Westin O’Hare Review – Exceptional Service

The Westin O’Hare always stands out to me for their exceptional service. I’ve always had good experiences at the Westin O’Hare and this visit was no exception. After flying in from Philly, I arrived at the Westin at about 10:30pm…


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Westin Governor Morristown NJ & Sheraton Newark reviews

The Westin Governor in Morristown NJ is a good hotel. It’s not the best Westin I’ve ever been to (that’s the Westin Siray Bay, Phuket Thailand) but it’s has its pros and cons. Parking is free – that’s a huge…