The Sound of Music

The Westin Resort & Spa, Los Cabos adds digital tunes

By: Dawna L. Robertson

The ambient sounds of global rhythms will be heard in the lobby, hallways and guest rooms of The Westin Resort & Spa, Los Cabos as part of a new Sensory Welcome music program set to debut later this year.

In partnership with Westin Hotels & Resorts, Inc. will develop innovative, digital music for the 124 Westin hotels and resorts located around the world. The music will be heard in various parts of the hotel in order to enhance the guest experience.

“Music has the power to transport people to different places on a spiritual level,” said Patrick Sanchez, the property’s general manager. “This program will create an inspiring soundtrack for our guests as they take in the luxurious offerings of the resort and the scenic coastal beauty of Land’s End.”

The Westin’s signature music program is being designed by “eMusicologist” Richard Gehr, a renowned global music columnist and former editor at the Los Angeles Reader, Spin magazine and The music Gehr is compiling is a relaxing and energizing mix that seeks to unite Westin properties across geographies, cultures, architectural styles and climates. The sound can best be described as “global contemporary.”

Standing as a tribute to modern Mexican architecture inspired by the famous Arch, The Westin Resort & Spa, Los Cabos features 243 guestrooms, four restaurants, diverse bars and lounges, seven swimming pools, The Spa (a member of the Starwood Spa Collection), a WestinWORKOUT Powered by Reebok gym, tennis courts, a nine-hole seaside putting challenge and an endless array of outdoor activities.