The third edition of the Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia will once again tee off at the Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club from October 11-14, 2012 with 72 of the world’s best female golfers line up for the four-round, no cut tournament.
With last year’s champion Na Yeon Choi confirmed to defend her title, fans will get to watch the international superstars of the game as the very best from the LPGA tour vie for victory on Malaysian soil in the US $1.9 million purse tournament.
As one of the world’s longest-running women’s professional sports associations, the LPGA is broadcasted around the world and it brings many of the world’s top fifty from the LPGA Tour to the Malaysian edition. The organisers for this year’s Sime Darby LPGA Malaysia today confirmed the participation of four of the top players in the game including Rolex Women’s World Golf Rankings No. 1* Yani Tseng.
And One World Hotel Petaling Jaya is proud to announce that the hotel is once again appointed as official hotel for the tournament. The hotel will be playing host to top ranking international superstars including Cristie Kerr and Paula Creamer, Na Yeon Choi and Yani Tseng; and other players who are expected to make a return to the tournament this year.
“We are really excited to play host once again for this prestigious tournament” said Mr Ho Hoy Sum, General Manager of One World Hotel. “It is indeed an honour for us to be appointed official hotel and to show case the warm hospitality and friendly reception that reflects our true Malaysian culture and custom to these star players. With our experience hosting these international star players for the past two years, we will ensure that their stay at our hotel this year, will be the most comfortable and memorable one” he added.
“The hotel is proud to be associated with this world-class event. With such close proximity to Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club (KLGCC), it will be a breeze for these world-class players to travel back and forth from the club. The guests from LPGA can expect a host of luxurious amenities and facilities at One World Hotel from well-appointed guestrooms and suites to lush tropical landscaped swimming pool, well-equipped fitness centre, tennis courts, spa and award-winning restaurants” commented Mr Ho Hoy Sum.
About One World Hotel:
The 438-room award-winning 5-star hotel, located in the heart of Petaling Jaya, has been created with a vision of form, function and innovation to provide discerning guests with a unique grand experience in a contemporary yet classic ambience. The hotel is a mere 45-minute drive from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) by road and 20 minutes away from down town Kuala Lumpur.
6 room categories equipped with a complete range of amenities, facilities and services, such as two telephone lines, personal voice messaging system, marble bath, private bar, temperature control, 32-inch and/or 42-inch LCD TV, iron and ironing board, hair dryer, coffee and tea making facilities, a personal safe and broadband Internet connectivity.
Equipped with unparalleled world-class conference and meeting facilities with over 5000 sq metres of space comprising the Imperial Ballroom that can seat up to 2000 persons banquet style and 15 other function rooms, allow our team of dedicated Conference Services professionals to attend to your every meeting needs.
One World Hotel features innovative restaurants fusing a range of culinary creativity. Cinnamon Coffee House is a restaurant of vibrant taste, sight and sound, embodying local and international cuisine experiences in a single venue. Zuan Yuan Chinese Restaurant specializes in authentic Cantonese cuisine cooked in various styles that reflect time-honoured traditions and a classically inspired interior décor of sophisticated splendour.
Our Japanese RestaurantKurareflects the genius of Japanese cuisine with an exquisite mix of rare treasured delicacies. The Sphere Lounge is the perfect setting for business or social gatherings with its sleek, modern design, yet cosy atmosphere. Soak in the sun and enjoy exciting thirst quenching beverages, snacks/ light meals, well-ness cuisine at Poolbar & Grill. For cigar lovers, come to Havana Club and enjoy premium Cuban Cigars. For entertainment, Long Bar is the place to be with special themed nights and special bottle promotions on a nightly basis.
Luxuriate at the Fitness Centre, where you can work-out in a state-of-the-art gymnasium or indulge with a relaxing massage at THANN Sanctuary, a leading day spa with Conde Nast Global Hot Spa Award 2006.