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New Marriott Autograph Collection Hotel Opens in Chicago

New Marriott Autograph Collection Hotel Opens in Chicago

Marriott Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of a new Autograph Collection property in downtown Chicago. The Hotel EMC2 is located at 228 East Ontario Street.
Guests are greeting with the words of Leonardo da Vinci: “Study the science of art. Study the art of science” and the theme of art and science are reflected throughout the hotel.
The 21-story property has 195 guestrooms, each with designs influenced by 1920 laboratories, including …

New Renaissance Hotel Opens at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Airport

New Renaissance Hotel Opens at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Airport

Marriott announced the opening of a new Renaissance hotel at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The Renaissance Atlanta Airport Gateway Hotel is connected to the airport via the SkyTrain.
The hotel has 204 guestrooms, including eight suites. The property also has installations from local artists displayed throughout the hotel, as well as digital art projections and 11 original murals.
Guests can dine at the property’s restaurant, Hickory and Hazel Southern Table and Bar, …

New AC Hotel by Marriott to Open in Miami

New AC Hotel by Marriott to Open in Miami

Marriott Hotels and Resorts announced plans to open a new AC Hotel in Miami next month.
The AC Hotel Miami Aventura by Marriott will feature 233 guestrooms, each with a complimentary minibar. The hotel will also offer 24-hour rom service and laundry service.
Current AC Hotels feature lobbies with a curated collection of furnishings, modern patterns and textures, and a palette of warm greys and soft charcoal accents.  The AC Lounge is …

W Bellevue to Open in Washington State

W Bellevue to Open in Washington State

Marriott Hotels and Resorts announced that it will open a new W Hotel in Bellevue, Washington on June 15. The W Bellevue will be the first newly-built W Hotel in North America since 2010.
The property, currently under construction, will have 220 guestrooms and 25 suites once completed. The hotel will also have 10,00 square feet (929 square meters) of meeting and event space.
In addition, three restaurants will be located on the …

Marriott Invests in PlacePass, Will Offer Over 100,000 New Local Experiences to Guests

Marriott Invests in PlacePass, Will Offer Over 100,000 New Local Experiences to Guests

Marriott International announced that it invested in PlacePass, a travel technology company.
The partnership will allow travelers to choose from over 100,000 local experiences in 800 destinations worldwide.
Experiences will include exploring filming locations for the series “Downton Abbey,” in the United Kingdom, taking on a retired sumo wrestler in Tokyo in a bout, taking a sunrise mountain biking tour of Cambodian temples, and joining a pasta-making class at a Tuscan farmhouse …

Marriott Rewards to Offer United Airlines Elite Status to Its Top Members

Marriott Rewards to Offer United Airlines Elite Status to Its Top Members

Marriott International and United Airlines announced a new partnership under which the hotel chain’s top-level loyalty program members will be able to obtain complimentary elite status with the airline.
Members of Marriott Rewards, the hotelier’s guest loyalty program, with Platinum Premier Elite status will be eligible for United MileagePlus Premier Gold benefits, while Platinum Elite members will be eligible for Silver status on United.
Premier Gold includes complimentary upgrades up to 48 …

JW Marriott Phu Quoc Opens in Vietnam

JW Marriott Phu Quoc Opens in Vietnam

Marriott International announced the opening of a new JW Marriott hotel on Phu Quoc, the largest of Vietnam’s islands. The JW Marriott Phu Quoc, Emerald Bay is the second of the brand’s properties in the country.
The hotel has 244 guestrooms, suites, and villas. It also has a private beach and three outdoor pools.
The property has five restaurants and bars, including Tempus Fugit, which offers Vietnamese cuisine; French and Co, which …