Marriott expands luxury brands

BETHESDA, USA, 13 December 2017: Marriott International will open  more luxury hotels in 2018 as the company continues to expand its eight distinct luxury brands.

Marriott International’s luxury brands include world-renowned hospitality hallmarks: Ritz-Carlton; Ritz-Carlton Reserve; St. Regis; W Hotels; The Luxury Collection; EDITION and JW Marriott.

With hotels and resorts in 60 countries today, Marriott International is set to expand its luxury footprint with 200 hotels in the development pipeline, representing 25 new countries, from Iceland and Nepal to Cuba and the Philippines.

St Regis Hotels & Resorts, with 42 hotels in 21 countries today, is scheduled to celebrate the renovation of The St. Regis Rome in 2018, as well as openings in destinations such as Cairo and Amman. This follows recent debuts, including The St. Regis Shanghai Jingan and The St. Regis Astana.

In 2018, W Hotels will open eight hotels in various popular tourist destinations including, Tel Aviv, Dubai, Brisbane and Panama City.

EDITION is set to reach 20 properties by 2020 with seven new properties scheduled to launch across three continents, and many more in the pipeline.

The brand’s Asian presence is scheduled to expand with two additional properties launching in Shanghai and Bangkok in 2018.

The Luxury Collection with 102 hotels in more than 30 countries will debut 10 properties next year in locations that span the globe, including Los Cabos, Savannah, Vail and Okinawa.

JW Marriott has  79 hotels and resorts today in nearly 30 countries, including the recent openings of JW Marriott properties in Vancouver, Jaipur and Phu Quoc, an island off the coast of Vietnam.

The brand is looking forward to yet another milestone year with openings slated for 2018 in Nashville and the Maldives. JW Marriott will also continue to reinforce and revitalize its global portfolio with multi-million dollar renovations in more than half of its properties, including JW Marriott Bangkok and Grosvenor House, a JW Marriott Hotel.