WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- Starwood Hotels & Resorts and the Intel
Corp. signed an agreement to provide wireless Internet access in 39
Sheraton, Westin, St. Regis, Luxury Collection, Four Points by
Sheraton and W hotels in 10 Asia-Pacific destinations.
Starwood has a similar agreement with Intel in the U.S., where
more than 150 Sheraton, Westin and W hotels have been equipped with
the wireless technology.
Starwood and Intel will cooperate on a marketing and in-hotel
promotion campaign to raise consumer awareness of the hotels'
so-called Wi-Fi hot spots, which will be installed primarily in
lobbies and meeting rooms.
The technology will complement the high-speed Internet access
already available in most Starwood hotels in the region.
To promote the initiative, Starwood is giving its Preferred
Guest members double Starpoints through Dec. 15 when they book a
For information or reservations, call (888) 625-5144 or visit
the Web at www.starwood.com.