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Residence Inn Adds Food Trucks and Grilling to its Social Hour

Residence Inn Adds Food Trucks and Grilling to its Social Hour

Residence Inn by Marriott announced plans to add a variety of foods to its thrice-weekly social hour at its properties.
The new program, called Residence Inn Mix, adds a mixture of local cuisine and new beverages to the evening repast.
Monday is TV night accompanied by light appetizers served around the fire pit.  Tuesday is grill night, and Wednesday will vary, alternating between food from local food trucks, food from local hot …

New JW Marriott and Ritz-Carlton Hotels Open in Macau

New JW Marriott and Ritz-Carlton Hotels Open in Macau

Marriott and Ritz-Carlton announced the opening of the JW Marriott Hotel Macau and the Ritz-Carlton, Macau, China.  Both properties are part of the Galaxy Macau, a resort consisting of hotels, restaurants, shopping, casinos, entertainment, and nightlife venues, as well as pools, gardens and an artificial beach.
The JW Marriott Hotel Macau offers 1,015 guestrooms and suites, each with views of the Galaxy Macau’s Grand Resort Deck, which has gardens, a wave …

Marriott Opens AC Hotel Chicago Downtown

Marriott Opens AC Hotel Chicago Downtown

Marriott announced the opening of the AC Hotel Chicago Downtown.  The property is Marriott’s fourth AC Hotel in North America.
The five-story hotel offers 226 guestrooms and suites, deigned with warm gray and charcoal tones, as well as hardwood floors and elevated furniture.  Wi-Fi Internet access is complimentary.
The hotel hosts a business center and provides 3,000 square feet (278 square meters) of meeting and event space, including five meeting rooms.  Guests …

Marriott Opens AC Hotel Washington, D.C. at National Harbor

Marriott Opens AC Hotel Washington, D.C. at National Harbor

Marriott announced the opening of the AC Hotel Washington, D.C. at National Harbor.  The property is the third of Marriott’s AC hotels brand to open in the United States.
Located on the Potomac River, the eight-story hotel offers 192 guestrooms and suites.  Rooms have a neutral color palette, glass-enclosed showers, and complimentary Wi-Fi.
The property provides 3,700 square feet (343 square meters) of meeting and event space, including three meeting rooms.  A …

New JW Marriott Opens Next to Mumbai Airport

New JW Marriott Opens Next to Mumbai Airport

Marriott announced the opening of a new JW Marriott hotel in Mumbai, India. Located less than a mile from Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, the JW Marriott Hotel Mumbai Sahar is the second JW Marriott property to open in the city.
The property is situated on 15 acres (6 hectares) of land, and has 585 guestrooms.  Each room has LCD TVs and marble bathrooms, and guests have access to 24-hour room service.
Approximately …

Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina Begins Renovations on Event Space

Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina Begins Renovations on Event Space

Marriott announced that it began construction on new meeting and event space at the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina.  When the project is completed in summer 2016, the hotel will have over 240,000 square feet (22,296 square meters) of event space, one of the largest spaces on the West Coast.
The property currently has 80,000 square feet (7,432 square meters) of space, including 47 meeting rooms.  The expansion will create two …

New Autograph Collection Hotel Opens in Zurich

New Autograph Collection Hotel Opens in Zurich

Marriott announced the opening of the Kameha Grand Zurich in Switzerland.  Designed by Marcel Wanders, the hotel is the first Autograph Collection hotel in the country and one of the first newly constructed hotels to join the Autograph Collection.
The property has 245 rooms, including 11 individually themed suites.  Among the suites are the poker-themed Poker Face Suite and the yoga-themed Serenity Suite.
The hotel also has two restaurants, including L’Unico, which …