Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide announced the opening of Le Meridien Coimbatore, India, the 100th Le Meridien hotel globally for the brand. Owned by Appu Hotels Limited, Le Meridien Coimbatore is the first internationally branded five-star hotel in the city. As part of its grand celebration, the hotel hosted First Night Coimbatore, on 11/11/11.
“Le Meridien has undergone a comprehensive brand transformation in the past six years since it was acquired by Starwood. In this new era for Le Meridien, after a comprehensive brand re-launch and portfolio consolidation, we are proud to celebrate Le Meridien brand’s best portfolio ever with today’s grand opening of our 100th hotel worldwide, Le Meridien Coimbatore,” said Eva Ziegler, Global Brand Leader, Le Meridien and W Hotels Worldwide.