Sheraton Dushanbe Hotel Boasts Ideal Location just five minutes from Dushanbe International Airport

His Excellency President Emomali Rahmon, has inaugurated the opening and cutting of ribbon of the new Sheraton hotel in Dushanbe on September 6 th , 2014. The hotel has opened its doors to the public during the holiday season on 22 nd of December 2014 after completing most of the facilities. Sheraton Dushanbe features 148 deluxe rooms, state-of-the-art meeting facilities, four restaurants, roof-top Club Lounge, and all of the Sheraton brand’s signature amenities and services.

“We are thrilled to mark Starwood’s entry into Tajikistan with the launch of our iconic Sheraton brand in Dushanbe, in partnership with CJSC CHL International,” said Michael Wale, President, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Europe, Africa & Middle East. “Sheraton Dushanbe Hotel brings to the city a new level of upper-upscale luxury and supports the development of Tajikistan as a new travel destination.”

“This landmark opening in Tajikistan highlights the Sheraton brand’s long legacy of reaching new markets first and building meaningful relationships with owners and developers,” said Hoyt Harper, Global Brand Leader, Sheraton Hotels & Resorts. “Sheraton Dushanbe Hotel will serve as a gathering spot for both travelers and area residents and enhance the global appeal of Tajikistan’s capital city.” Mr. Gagan Malhotra, Executive Director, CHL Limited, commented: “We highly appreciate the tremendous support we received from the leadership of the country during the course of construction and opening of the hotel. Undoubtedly, Sheraton Dushanbe is a new landmark in the capital city that will help enhance the hospitality and tourism sectors in Tajikistan. “

Mazen Kaddoura, General Manager of the hotel added “Sheraton Dushanbe is set to become the city’s elegant gathering place that creates opportunities to connect – to home, to colleagues, and to friends old and new. Our programming and design-approach appeal universally to guests of every age and every culture. Whether the nature of travel is business or leisure, global or local, formal or casual, Sheraton Dushanbe will suit every reason and every style.”

Sheraton Dushanbe Hotel features a variety of dining options including in Azia (opening soon), where guests can choose among a variety of dishes from Vietnam, Thailand, China, Indonesia and Japan. [email protected] Restaurant (now open)offers regional barbeque favorites and kebabs of the world. Zaitoun Restaurant (now open) offers a diverse choice of cuisines including Italian, French, Spanish, Greek, Turkish and Lebanese.  At the [email protected]® Café Experienced with Microsoft® ( now open) located in the lobby, guests can stay connected with free Wi-Fi and sample a selection of highly-rated wines as part of Sheraton Social Hour, the brand’s signature, premium wine program. Soho Bar (opening soon) welcomes enthusiasts to connect over a drink and televised sports, with appetizing dishes inspired by the new world cuisine.

Sheraton Dushanbe is now offering attractive introductory room rates (50% discount) for Tajik Nationals and foreign residents in Tajikistan.

For more information on Sheraton Dushanbe Hotel, please call +992 48 7030000 or visit: http://www.sheratondushanbe.com/ .

Sheraton is a global brand belongs to Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.

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