Frank Beck has been appointed managing director at the St. Regis Langkawi, the Westin Langkawi Resort & Spa and the Langkawi International Convention Centre by Marriott International.
Marriott International is launching an all-inclusive platform to serve the increasingly popular holiday segment. Guests will enjoy a distinctive all-inclusive experience – along with the design aesthetic, culinary offerings and amenities – specific to each brand.
Marriott International has reported net income totalled $232 million in the second quarter of financial 2019, down from $667 million for the same period last year. The hotel giant reported diluted earnings per share of $0.69 for the quarter, compared to $1.87 in the same quarter a year-ago.
Marriott International has welcomed the opening of Four Points by Sheraton Warsaw Mokotow – marking the brand’s entry in Poland. The property is operated as part of a franchise agreement with Hotel Management Group.
Natra Bintan, inspired by its Arabic origins equating happiness and tranquillity, is a personification of the glamping experience that brings to life the concept of being one with nature.
Moxy Hotels has made its entrance into Greece, opening the doors to Moxy Patra Marina. The third largest city in the country, Patra is set on the crystal-clear waters of the Gulf of Patras, where the Moxy Patra Marina is situated.
The newly renovated W Washington DC has been officially unveiled. The Beaux Arts landmark is located a stone’s throw from the White House and had completed a $50 million floor-to-rooftop redesign.
Portland Sheraton at Sable Oaks has become the first property in the world to display the new Sheraton logo. It is the first new branding for the organisation in more than 40 years and comes as Marriott International continue transformation efforts at its most global brand.
Located in the vibrant heart of the capital, the new hotel is a stone’s throw from hotspots including the iconic Plaza de España, the hip neighbourhoods of Malasaña and Chueca and the shopping district of Gran Via.
Situated in dynamic Buenos Aires, the hotel – expected to open in 2024 – will be located within a $100 million, 34-story, mixed-use tower poised to rise in the heart of the Puerto Madero neighbourhood.
The UK Information Commissioner’s Office plans to issue Marriott with a £99 million fine following a data breach. The decision relates to a breach in the Starwood guest reservation database which potentially comprised data from hundreds of millions of guests.
Element by Westin has announced the opening of Element Melbourne Richmond. Owned and developed by TRC, the hotel marks the debut of the Element brand in Australia and with it, the longer-stay brand’s signature eco-conscious ethos.