Marriott brings Courtyard brand to Swiss

Marriott International has opened a Courtyard hotel in Zurich, Switzerland, under a franchise agreement with SV Group, one of the largest contract catering company’s in Switzerland. The 152-room Courtyard by Marriott Zurich Nord is the first Courtyard by Marriott property to open in the country.

The Courtyard by Marriott Zurich Nord is part of a mixed-use development project in Oerlikon, a suburb of Zurich. Once a vast industrial area, the complex is one of the largest suburban redevelopment projects in the northern part of Zurich. The hotel is conveniently located approximately four kilometers from Zurich International Airport and four kilometers from the city center.

The hotel is currently offering a special opening corporate rate of 279 CHF per night plus tax and a weekend rate of 159 CHF.

For dining and recreation, the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel Zurich Nord offers Max Restaurant Bar & Lounge, serving three meals daily with international specialties and a great wine selection, and a lobby bar with a “Grab & Go” kiosk. For meeting and social events, the hotel has seven meeting rooms offering over 500-square meters of total meeting space. The Courtyard by Marriott Zurich Nord offers wireless LAN and high speed Internet access in all rooms and public areas. A well equipped fitness center is also available.