Marriott International News

Autograph Collection unveils four Asia properties for 2017

Autograph Collection unveils four Asia properties for 2017

24th Nov 2016 Hotel News

Autograph Collection Hotels has revealed it will debut four properties in Asia next year. In 2017, the brand will open The Shanhaitian Resort Sanya in China, The Majestic Hotel and Hotel Stripes in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and RYSE hotel in Seoul, South Korea. Autograph Collection Hotels is a curated collection of some of the finest independent hotels located in extraordinary destinations throughout the world.

Marriott debuts Tribute brand in Latin America

Marriott debuts Tribute brand in Latin America

5th Nov 2016 Hotel News Tourism News

Marriott International is debuting its aspirational independent hotels and resorts brand, Tribute Portfolio, in Latin America. By December 2016, the brand will add two independent hotels to its portfolio in Argentina’s most sought-after regions. Arelauquen Lodge, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel, will be debut in Patagonia, near the world’s end, with vast landscapes of lakes and mountains, while Auberge du Vin, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel, will be located in the heart of Argentina’s wine country.

Marriott Executive Apartments takes World Travel Awards triple crown

Marriott Executive Apartments takes World Travel Awards triple crown

Marriott Executive Apartments has been named Thailand’s Leading Serviced Apartment Brand for the third consecutive year at World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia Gala Ceremony 2016. The annual awards were voted for by travel and tourism professionals from around the world and were established to recognise, acknowledge and reward excellence in the hospitality industry.

Marriott International set to return to Greece following Chandris deal

Marriott International set to return to Greece following Chandris deal

25th Oct 2016 Hotel News

Marriott International has signed new agreement with Chandris Hotels that will mark the return of the Marriott Hotel brand to the vibrant city of Athens, following an absence of more than two years. Once the hotel completes its $15 million transformation, the Athens Marriott Hotel will debut in 2018 with 366 guestrooms and the welcoming service and world-class amenities that Marriott guests worldwide expect.

JW Marriott Hotel Chengdu takes brand into China

JW Marriott Hotel Chengdu takes brand into China

22nd Oct 2016 Hotel News

Global luxury hotel brand JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts is debuting JW Marriott Hotel Chengdu. The new, 345-room five-star luxury hotel is centrally located in the hub of the city’s bustling business district, adjacent to Tianfu Square. “We are proud to welcome guests to experience this historic and ever-growing community,” said JW Marriott Hotel Chengdu general manager Khan Sung.

Marriott International narrows headquarter search to Montgomery County

Marriott International narrows headquarter search to Montgomery County

19th Oct 2016 Hotel News

Marriott International has announced its intent to remain headquartered in Montgomery County, Maryland, and that its real estate search for a new corporate facility has been narrowed to the downtown Bethesda business district. Several sites in downtown Bethesda are still being considered and negotiations are on-going. A final decision on a location is expected in the first half of 2017.

Marriott opens first hotel in Rwanda

Marriott opens first hotel in Rwanda

9th Oct 2016 Hotel News

Marriott International has opened the doors of its first Marriott Hotel in Rwanda, bringing the signature brand’s welcoming service and world-class amenities to sub-Saharan Africa for the first time in its nearly 90-year history. “Rwanda is going through an economic transformation and we are proud to be a part of it,” said Marriott International president Arne Sorenson.

Marriott International reveals plans for three Cape Town properties

Marriott International reveals plans for three Cape Town properties

7th Oct 2016 Hotel News Tourism News

Marriott International has revealed plans for the construction of three new hotel properties in Cape Town, in partnership with the Amdec Group. These will be three new hotels in the city: one under the company’s signature brand, Marriott Hotels, which will be the first Marriott Hotel in Cape Town; the second under the upscale extended stay brand, Residence Inn by Marriott, the first for South Africa; and the third the upper-moderate tier lifestyle brand, AC Hotels by Marriott, which is the first hotel under this brand for the Middle East & Africa region.

Marriott International welcomes Moxy Berlin to Germany

Marriott International welcomes Moxy Berlin to Germany

27th Sep 2016 Hotel News

Marriott International has welcomed the new Moxy Berlin into the heart of the modern capital known for culture; cutting-edge museums, galleries, and nightlife. Moxy Berlin shake-ups the traditional hotel experience by offering Next Generation travellers a spirited and stylish hotel experience at a surprisingly affordable price point.

Marriott to offer 30 brand portfolio following Starwood deal

Marriott to offer 30 brand portfolio following Starwood deal

Marriott International has expanded to include 30 of the most desirable and prestigious hotel brands with the addition of the Starwood Hotels & Resorts portfolio. At a time when travellers place even greater emphasis on enriching and personal experiences, they can now choose from the most diverse selection of hotel brands ever. With more than 5,700 hotels and 1.1 million rooms in over 110 countries across the globe, guests now have access to the best hotels and resorts wherever they travel.