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Extensive Renovations Unveiled at Tampa Marriott Westshore Hotel

Extensive Renovations Unveiled at Tampa Marriott Westshore Hotel

Marriott Hotels and Resorts announced the completion of a $20 million to the Tampa Marriott Westshore Hotel in Florida.
The renovations included upgrades to the property’s 310 guestrooms, such as the addition of what the hotel calls as well as open closets and moveable work surfaces in lieu of traditional stationary desks.
Additions were also made to the property’s 18 meeting spaces, which include walls that can pivot, moveable partitions, and modular …

Moxy Minneapolis Uptown Opens In Minnesota

Moxy Minneapolis Uptown Opens In Minnesota

Marriott Hotels and Resorts announced the opening of the Moxy Minneapolis Uptown hotel. The property is the 22nd Moxy hotel in the world, and the fifth in the United States.
Located at Lake Street and Emerson Avenue, the property has 125 guestrooms, each with a 42” TV. As opposed to a traditional hotel check-in at the reception desk, guests check in at the lobby bar, and are given a complimentary cocktail …

Marriott’s Elements Hotels to Partner with S’well to Provide Reusable Water Bottles

Marriott’s Elements Hotels to Partner with S’well to Provide Reusable Water Bottles

Marriott Hotels and Resorts announced a new partnership between its Element Hotels brand and S’well, a maker of water bottles.
Element Hotels is one of Marriott’s more eco-conscious brands, while S’well focuses on eco-friendly, reusable water bottles.
As part of the partnership, S’well water bottles will be available for purchase at all 26 Element hotels in the United States, in both the hotels’ Restore pantry and in each guestroom. Guests can fill …

Marriott and Starwood Announce Promotions for Early 2018

Marriott and Starwood Announce Promotions for Early 2018

The Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest loyalty programs announced two special promotions.
The SPG Great Weeks, Great Weekends promotion will allow members to earn double Starpoints for each stay, plus a bonus of 500 Starpoints, without any cap on earnings. The Marriott Rewards MegaBonus allows members to earn 2,000 bonus points with their second stay, plus 1,000 bonus points for a stay over a weekend night, with a limit of …

Five Great Winter Getaways: Aspen, Honolulu, Japan’s Taketomi Island, Kona, and Palm Springs

The holidays are just around the corner but it’s never too early to start planning an escape from the winter doldrums for the New Year.
Whether you seek fun in the sun or easy access to winter sports, you’ll find the perfect spot to recharge.
Here are five of our favorites.
ASPEN
Hotel Jerome
Situated in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, the Hotel Jerome is one of the nation’s premier ski lodges. The Jerome …

Marriott to Open 40 New Luxury Hotels in 2018

Marriott to Open 40 New Luxury Hotels in 2018

Marriott Hotels and Resorts announced plans to open approximately 40 new higher-end properties next year, in multiple countries including Australia, China, Germany, Mexico, and Israel.
Marriott will debut six new Ritz-Carlton properties including in locations that include China’s Jiuzhaigou Valley and Los Cabos, Mexico. In addition, the company plans to renovate several Ritz-Carlton properties, including The Ritz-Carlton, Berlin and the Ritz-Carlton, Istanbul.
New St. Regis hotels are set to open in Cairo …

Marriott to Continue Partnership with American Express and JPMorgan Chase

Marriott to Continue Partnership with American Express and JPMorgan Chase

Marriott International announced plans to continue its relationships with both American Express and JPMorgan Chase for co-branded credit cards associated with its three loyalty programs.
The hotelier said it has signed new agreements with the two credit card issuers covering Marriott Rewards and Ritz-Carlton Rewards with Visa credit cards from JPMorgan Chase and Starwood Preferred Guest credit cards from American Express.
The relationship between Marriott, Starwood, and American Express dates back over …