taipei: w taipei hotel opening

© w hotels worldwide - chain us to the w taipei anytime... with the opening of the w taipei, taiwan’s capital shoots up the hipness ladder. located in taipei’s xinyi district, the new property is designed by london-based practice g.a. design international and features 405 rooms and suites spread over 31 floors. w hotels are known for being happening places where luxury hospitality fuses with exciting art and design, and the w taipei is no exception. upon arrival guests and visitors can marvel at a bold stainless steel chain sculpture and an interactive light installation, by superfuture fav random international, just two examples of the hotel’s nature electrified design concept. it’s needless to say that, aiming for the supersavvy traveler, rooms here meet the highest standards. there’s the signature w bed with high-quality linens, a sleek and modern white work station with a leather ergonomic chair, state-of-the-art in-room technology including high-speed wired and wireless internet access, a flat-screen lcd television, a bose sound system and even mp3 player docks [so cool!]. a frivolous extra is w taipei’s signature zodiac animal. so, what about the hotel facilities? for an informal bite, be it spicy tandoori dishes, wood-fired pizzas, salads or seafood, there’s the kitchen table. perched high up on the 31st floor is the yen bar + restaurant where you can indulge in fine cantonese dishes while the city literally lies at your feet. should you like your dining more intimately, you can retreat to one of the restaurant’s five private dining rooms. and if you're up for after dinner fun, w taipei can offer guests vip access to a string of clubs in the area. don't you just love this place? location: 10 zhongxiao east road [xinyi].
© w hotels worldwide - room entrance and hallway, room with a view [top + bottom]