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03/20/2015

Marriott International Announces Water Conservation Results on World Water Day

Company Reduces Water Intensity by 16 Percent Towards 2020 Goals March 20, 2015- Bethesda, Md. - On the eve of World Water Day, Marriott International is proud to announce that global water intensity in its worldwide managed hotels decreased in 2014 by 5.3 percent over 2013, and 16.3 percent compared...

Autograph Collection Hotels Welcomes Kameha Grand Zurich, Switzerland’s Hottest New Hotel Opening

Designed by world-renowned Dutch designer and art director, Marcel Wanders, Kameha Grand Zurich is Autograph Collection’s first property in Switzerland Bethesda, Md., March 20, 2015 – Autograph Collection, Marriott International’s distinctive portfolio of one-of-a-kind independent hotels, is proud to announce the launch of Kameha Grand Zurich. Set in the heart...

03/18/2015

Autograph Collection Adds French Riviera Icon, Boscolo Exedra Nice, to Portfolio of Unique Hotels

March 19, 2015: Autograph Collection today adds a third French property to its collection of 24 strikingly independent hotels in Europe, the Boscolo Exedra Nice. The hotel, originally designed by renowned architect Charles Dalmas, is situated on the Riviera and has been fully restored, replicating the beauty of its former...

The Cultural Capital of Australia to Get a Cultural Hotel Company Icon When The Ritz-Carlton, Melbourne Comes to Town

Luxury Hotel To Be Highest In Australia Chevy Chase, Md., March 18, 2015: The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. and Fast Consortium (FEC), a leading Asian property developer, have signed an agreement for the development of The Ritz-Carlton, Melbourne located at 250 Spencer Street in the UNESCO city of literature. The...

03/16/2015

Marriott Europe Reaches Out To Europe’s Unemployed Youth

Marriott Europe aims to create 20,000 career opportunities for young people by 2020 Donations to charitable partners reaching nearly €1.5 million since 2012 March 16, 2015: Marriott's commitment to assist Europe's unemployed and disadvantaged youth takes a dramatic step forward this month with the announcement of its ambitious goals for...

03/13/2015

First Protea Hotels in South Africa Join Marriott Rewards

Marriott Rewards members can now earn and redeem points at 26 hotels in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban Dubai, UAE — March 13, 2015 — Travel to Africa is set to become more rewarding as Marriott International announced the introduction of its award-winning Marriott Rewards loyalty program across key Protea...

03/12/2015

SpringHill Suites Rallies Around Art Education

Save Art! Program Raises Nearly $100,000 for Under-Resourced Schools Nationwide Bethesda, Md., March 12, 2015 – In partnership with Fresh Artists, SpringHill Suites by Marriott is proud to announce it has raised nearly $100,000 for under-resourced schools in the first two years of the partnership. Last month, hundreds of SpringHill...

03/11/2015

Autograph Collection Announces the Opening of The Press Hotel in Portland, Maine

Portland’s first boutique hotel is scheduled to open in May 2015 as part of Autograph Collection’s exclusive portfolio of independently owned hotels Located in the historic Portland Press Herald newspaper building, the hotel will be home to James Beard Award-winning chefs Mark Gaier and Clark Frasier and their new restaurant,...

Marriott International’s Autograph Collection Debuts First Hotel in the Middle East Habtoor Grand Beach Resort & Spa

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – March 11, 2015 – Habtoor Grand Beach Resort & Spa, a distinct five-star beachfront resort located in Dubai has joined the Autograph Collection, Marriott International’s exclusive global portfolio of independently owned hotels. The new partnership will elevate the Habtoor Grand Resort & Spa’s iconic status...

Triada Palm Springs Completes Multimillion-Dollar Renovation – Joins Autograph Collection

Discerning collection of independent hotels welcomes historic Hollywood hotel Bethesda, Md., March 11, 2015 –Autograph Collection, Marriott International’s distinctive portfolio of high personality, one-of-a-kind independent hotels, is delighted to announce the next addition to its desirable Collection, Triada Palm Springs. An iconic property rich with local and Hollywood history, Triada...