W Hotels to Make Columbia Debut with Bogota Property
By Kerry Medina
July 23, 2012 11:12 PM
Starwood Hotels & Resorts’ W Hotels Worldwide signed an agreement with Terranum Hotels to debut a new W Hotel in Bogota, Colombia. Slated to open in 2014, W Bogota will be a part of a larger mixed-use development, which will also include premium office space and high-end retail. W Bogota will be located in the Usaquen district in the northern part of the city.
W Bogotawill be designed by New York-based Studio Gaia. W Bogota will offer 168 guestrooms, including 20 suites and one Extreme Wow Suite (the W brand’s interpretation of the Presidential Suite), the signature W Lounge experience (the W take on the traditional hotel lobby), destination restaurant and nightclub, Away spa, and a 3,000-square-foot workout and fitness center. The hotel will also offer more than 12,000 square feet of function space, including a Great Room and five meeting rooms. W Bogota will be located seven miles from the El Dorado International Airport.