Marriott to topen Residence Inn Hotel in Greenbelt, Maryland

WASHINGTON - June 19, 2002 - Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE:MAR) is scheduled to open the 120-suite Residence Inn by Marriott in Greenbelt, Md., this July. Located at 6320 Golden Triangle Drive, the Residence Inn Greenbelt will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned and managed by Brentwood Hotels of JHM Hotels of Greenville S.C.

Situated 15 minutes from Washington D.C. and 20 minutes from Baltimore Washington International Airport, the Residence Inn Greenbelt offers its guests convenient access to Andrews Airforce Base, Annapolis Naval Academy, Baltimore Inner Harbor, and Beltway Plaza. Rates begin at $119 per night depending on length of stay.

“We are pleased to introduce Residence Inn hotels in the Greenbelt area,” said Tim Sheldon, senior vice president for extended-stay lodging, Marriott International. “This new hotel was designed to be a home away from home and provides a residential atmosphere and spacious accommodations for guest comfort.”

Designed for stays of five nights or more, each suite has a fully-equipped kitchen with coffee maker, microwave oven and full-sized appliances. Other hotel amenities include:

—Complimentary hot breakfast buffet—Same-day dry cleaning—Outdoor swimming pool—Social room—SportCourt®—Weeknight social hour—Daily housekeeping—Faxing/copying/printing—Complimentary grocery shopping services—In-room modem line


Residence Inn, a leader in extended-stay lodging, offers more than 360 hotels in 43 states, the District of Columbia, Canada and Mexico. Residence Inn participates in the company’s award-winning Marriott Rewards® program, which enables members to earn their choice of points toward free vacations or frequent flyer mileage in their preferred airline program for dollars spent at more than 2,100 Marriott hotels in 60 countries.

For more information or reservations, call the Residence Inn Greenbelt hotel directly at 301-982-6494, the Residence Inn toll-free number at 800-331-3131, a travel agent or visit the web site at