The Westin Dhaka is centrally located in Gulshan Circle 2, the thriving diplomatic zone of the city. Gulshan, one of the city’s newest neighborhoods, is both a unique gateway to Old Dhaka, as well as a convenient destination for upscale shopping, international dining, commerce, and sightseeing. Bangladesh’s most esteemed institutions, such as Dhaka University and Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, have campuses nearby. International embassies, members’ clubs, and some of the biggest corporations in the world including HSBC, Chevron, and Microsoft have offices in this part of the city as well, making it a vital part of Bangladesh’s rapidly growing economy.
Situated on the Buriganga River in the heart of the Bengal delta, Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, is one of the world’s largest mega cities. Widely known as the “Rickshaw Capital of the World,” Dhaka offers a wide range of transportation options for visitors and locals alike. Visit historical forts built during the Moghul era, Ahsan Manzil—the Pink Palace, and ancient mosques within minutes from the hotel.
Whether on holiday or visiting for business, shop for antiques and handicrafts from neighboring boutiques or spend an afternoon at Jamuna Future Park, the largest shopping mall in South Asia at your leisure. For golf enthusiasts, the Kurmitola Golf Club and Army Golf Club are both located within four kilometers.