STAMFORD, Conn. — Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide announced two upcoming new-build properties: The Westin Calgary Airport, which will be owned by Pal Hospitality Ltd., and The Westin Edmonton Gateway, which will be owned by Neelam Investments Ltd.
“We are very excited to continue growing our reach in Canada with this strategic expansion of the Westin brand in key Alberta markets,” said Alison Reid, SVP, North America Development for Starwood. “We highly value our relationships with owners and franchisees, and continue to see strong interest from partners looking to leverage Starwood’s powerful brands, network, global booking platforms and loyal customer base.”
The Westin Calgary Airport will offer 250 guestrooms and will be located at the Calgary International Airport. The five-storey hotel will feature a Westin Club Lounge, 30,000 sq. ft. of meeting space, a restaurant and a lounge. The Westin Edmonton Gateway will offer 225 guestrooms, a Westin Club Lounge, a restaurant, a bar and more than 10,000 sq. ft. of meeting space.
Both properties are slated to open in 2017.