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Halifax Downtown Hotel unveils $5m lobby renovation

Halifax Downtown Hotel unveils $5m lobby renovation

21 April 2013 Press Release Hotel News

After a $5-million renovation, the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel is ready to unveil its brand-new Great Room, an exciting new twist on the traditional hotel lobby concept. The downtown Halifax, NS hotel also expanded its event space to 22,000 square feet as part of the renovation, and is now fully prepared to meet the needs of any type of meeting or event.

IHIF: Marriott introduces Moxy Hotels

IHIF: Marriott introduces Moxy Hotels

Marriott has debuted Moxy Hotels, its first entry into the economy tier, three-star hospitality segment in Europe, at the International Hotel Investment Forum in Berlin. Designed to capture the rapidly emerging millennial traveller, the new brand combines contemporary stylish design, approachable service and, most importantly, an affordable price.

Marriott International sees profits rise

Marriott International sees profits rise

21 February 2013 Hotel News

Marriott International has reported fourth-quarter profit rose 28 per cent to $181 million, or 56 cents a share, from $141 million a year ago. Revenue at the operator, considered a bellwether in the global hotel industry, rose to $3.76 billion from $3.69 billion.

Hilton, Marriott, Four Seasons are most ‘relevant’ hotel brands

Hilton, Marriott, Four Seasons are most ‘relevant’ hotel brands

19 February 2013 Press Release Hotel News

How do you choose a hotel? By the quality of service? The view? What your friends might think? How about the water pressure in the shower? Don’t laugh. Brodeur Partners looked into the heart of what really matters when it comes to online conversation about hotel choice and has come up with intriguing answers.

Courtyard by Marriott set to open in Lima

Courtyard by Marriott set to open in Lima

17 February 2013 Hotel News

A new Courtyard by Marriott Hotel is set to open in Lima. The 150-room hotel, which will be Marriott International’s third property in Peru, will feature a business lobby, a casual dining restaurant, meeting space and recreational facilities include a swimming pool and a fitness centre.

Atlanta Marriott Alpharetta completes extensive renovation

Atlanta Marriott Alpharetta completes extensive renovation

16 February 2013 Press Release Hotel News

Atlanta Marriott Alpharetta, a world-class hotel near Atlanta, Georgia, recently completed a $3 million transformation. The renovation includes updates to cutting-edge guest rooms and suites, vibrant guest room corridors, a revitalised Concierge Lounge and brand new indoor/outdoor pool furniture. The renovation began August 4, 2012.

Hotel Laforet Tokyo to be rebranded as Tokyo Marriott Hotel

Hotel Laforet Tokyo to be rebranded as Tokyo Marriott Hotel

14 February 2013 Press Release Hotel News

Jamuna Builders Limited is a real estate sister concern of the Jamuna Group - Bangladesh’s largest diversified conglomerate. JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts is Marriott International’s luxury brand that consists of 59 exceptional properties in gateway cities and distinctive resort locations around the world. JW Marriott Hotel Dhaka will be part of a mixed-use development that will also include retail and office components, and construction of the hotel is already under way.

JW Marriott plans Bangladesh hotel

JW Marriott plans Bangladesh hotel

9 February 2013 Hotel News

Marriott International is planning to operate the 700-room JW Marriott Hotel Dhaka. The luxury hotel, which will be built by Jamuna Group, will be part of a mixed-use development that will also include retail and office components, and construction of the hotel is already under way.

Marriott International to open seven hotels in Thailand

Marriott International to open seven hotels in Thailand

6 February 2013 Hotel News

Marriott International has signed seven management agreements with TCC Hotels Group which will see the US hospitality giant operating seven TCC hotels across Thailand. The agreements make the TCC Hotels Group the largest owner of Marriott International hotels in Asia Pacific.