Starwood has opened the Four Points by Sheraton
Kuching. Owned by Global Ulpine Sdn. Bhd., the newly constructed hotel
is the brand’s first to open in South East Asia.
The Four Points by Sheraton Kuching
421 spacious rooms and is located just minutes from Kuching
International Airport, adjacent
to the Gyratory roundabout and 15 minutes south of the city center.
Guests can explore the local area on foot or take a short taxi
ride to discover the city’s diverse selection of shops,
restaurants, temples and bazaars. Nearby attractions include
Sarawak Cultural Village, Damai Beach and the orangutans of Borneo
at the Semenggoh Wildlife Centre.
“We’re extremely excited to
introduce the Four Points by Sheraton brand to Malaysia,” said Mal
McArdle, General Manager of Four Points by Sheraton Kuching. “We
offer guests approachable and straightforward hospitality – a
style that will work really well for the Kuching market.”
The hotel has opened just 11 months
following the start of construction. Boasting high
ceilings and tall glass windows in its spacious lobby, the hotel
showcases the revitalized design aesthetic of Four Points by
Sheraton with simple furnishings, clean lines, classic forms and a
All guestrooms will offer the signature Four
Points by Sheraton Four Comfort Bed, large workspace with
ergonomic desk chair, 32-inch plasma television and a laptop-sized
safe. Premier category of rooms also offer iPod entertainment
docks, complimentary Wi-Fi and access to the Premier Lounge, while
the bathroom offers a refreshing rainforest shower and sleek,
hotel’s stylish Rainforest Ballroom can accommodate up to 1,300
people for a sit-down banquet and is one of the largest banquet
spaces in the city. To improve traffic flow, the hotel features a
separate main entrance for larger groups and banquet and
conference attendees as well as individual elevators to the
Ballroom and meeting facilities.
Four Points by
Sheraton Kuching also offers three restaurants and lounges on the
lobby level including the Eatery, an all-day dining restaurant
serving up international delicacies and local favorites for
breakfast, lunch and dinner. Designed for buffets with live
cooking stations and colorful treats for children of all ages, The
Eatery can accommodate up to 306 people and includes two private
rooms. Wrapped, a café-deli is ideal a quick, simple bite and a
great coffee and The Lounge provides the perfect ambience for
light business discussions or relaxing cocktails with friends.
The state-of-the-art fitness center is outfitted with
the latest in Technogym equipment. Additional facilities include
an outdoor swimming pool and pool bar, a spa with eight treatment
rooms, steam room and sauna and a 24-hour business center. WiFi is
available and complimentary in the lobby and other public spaces.
As an added service to guests, Four Points by Sheraton
Kuching offers guests
complimentary shuttle transfers between the hotel and the airport
as well as to and from the city’s commercial center.
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