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02/01/2016

Eighty-Three Marriott International Hotels Recognized in the 2016 U.S. News & World Report Best Hotels Rankings

Five of Marriott International’s Luxury + Lifestyle portfolio brands-- Autograph Collection Hotels, EDITION Hotels, JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts, Renaissance Hotels, The Ritz-Carlton-- Earned Gold and Silver Accolades on the 2016 U.S. News list Marriott Hotels honored as the brand continues its transformation Bethesda, Md., USA – Feb. 1, 2016...

Delta Hotels Joins Marriott Rewards, Giving Members Even More Choice and Flexibility When They Travel

Bethesda, Md., February 1, 2016 – Marriott Rewards, Marriott International’s award-winning loyaly program, is being expanded to include Delta Hotels and Resorts, giving its 54 million members even more choice and flexibility when they travel. Marriott Rewards members can now earn points or miles and Elite night credits, and redeem...

01/28/2016

Marriott International’s Statement on the Zika Virus

We continue to closely monitor the ongoing situation related to the Zika virus. Our hotels in the impacted areas are taking appropriate recommended precautions such as fogging of outdoor areas, providing mosquito repellent for guest use, addressing areas of standing water, educating employees on the virus and making information available...

Debut of Marriott International's First Dual Branded Property in India

Courtyard by Marriott and Fairfield by Marriott in Outer Ring Road Bengaluru BENGALURU, INDIA - January 28, 2016 – Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) expands its brand offering in Bengaluru with the opening of the first dual branded property in the country, the Courtyard by Marriott and Fairfield by Marriott....

Zhuhai Marriott Hotel Opens with a Nod to Lingnan History  

Zhuhai, China, 28 January 2016 – Marriott Hotels, the iconic flagship brand of Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR), accelerates its expansion momentum in China with the opening of the Zhuhai Marriott Hotel in the city of Zhuhai, China. Under a long-term management agreement with ZhuHai New Dragon Hotel Co., Ltd, the...

01/27/2016

Historic, Unprecedented NFL Experiences Delivered by Marriott International at Super Bowl 50 (video)

Marriott Rewards “50 to 50” – 50 Friends, Family Gather to Watch Game Together From Luxury Suite Courtyard “Suite Stadium Contest” – First-Ever Super Bowl Stadium Sleepover Bethesda, Md., January 27, 2016 – More than a third of Americans are resolving to “spend more time with family and friends” in...

01/26/2016

Marriott Reports 2015 was an Outstanding Year for New Hotel Signings and Openings at American Lodging and Investment Industry Conference

Bethesda, Md., January 26, 2016 – Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today said that 2015 was an outstanding year for hotel owners selecting Marriott to manage or franchise new hotels across its global portfolio of 19 brands, with contracts signed for hotels totaling 104,000 rooms during the year. “The contracts...

01/25/2016

Marriott’s Wealth of Hospitality Expertise Culminates “Without Reservations”

Chinese Version of Lodging Industry Icon Bill Marriott’s Book Reveals Secrets of Success Available Now Beijing, China, 11 January 2015 – After 40 years at the helm of one of the largest global hotel empires, executive chairman of Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) J.W. “Bill” Marriott, Jr., offered a revealing and...

Managed by Marriott (MxM), Marriott International’s Hotel Management Organization Maximizes Hotel Performance for Owners of Marriott-branded Properties

LOS ANGELES, January 25, 2016 – Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced “Managed by Marriott” (MxM), the new name and branded approach for Marriott’s premier hotel management organization, which provides a complete hotel operating solution for owners of Marriott’s 19 lodging brands. Building on a rich history in the...

Rakuten Travel and Marriott International Partner to Welcome Japanese Travelers to 4,300+ Locations Worldwide

Marriott International and Rakuten Travel Reached Direct Connect Agreement Tokyo, Japan – 25 January 2016 – Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) and Rakuten Travel (http://travel.rakuten.co.jp/) today announced that they have signed a Direct Connect Agreement that will enable Japanese travelers to check room inventory in real-time and rates in Marriott...