Westin Hotels marked its return to Mexico City with the recent opening of the Westin Santa Fe, Mexico City. The property is managed under an agreement between Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide and Heldan Hotels & Resorts S.A. de C.V.

The 265-room hotel offers views of the Popocatepetl and Iztaccihuatl volcanoes from its location in Park Plaza, the city's newest mixed-use development in the growing Santa Fe business district.

The property is within walking distance of the Expo Bancomer Convention Center as well as corporate offices, restaurants, shopping and entertainment.

"We are delighted to reintroduce the Westin  brand to Mexico City with the opening of this sophisticated and elegant urban retreat within the dynamic Santa Fe area. The opening of the Westin Santa Fe, Mexico City underscores the importance of Mexico to the Westin brand and builds on our strong history in both urban and resort locations throughout Mexico," said Osvaldo Librizzi, president of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Latin America.

"We are very bullish on Latin America, which represents one of the most robust market opportunities for the future growth of all of Starwood's world-class brands."

Rooms feature the Westin Heavenly Bath experience and Heavenly Beds. The hotel also offers a 24-hour gym, a spa, an outdoor pool and the SuperfoodsRX menu designed by nutrition experts.

Additional facilities include a lobby bar and the Pinzimini restaurant, featuring Tuscan cuisine. The hotel also has a full-service kosher kitchen.

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