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Alibaba Group and Marriott International Announce Innovative Joint Venture to Redefine Travel Experience

The joint venture will leverage Marriott International’s global portfolio of brands and unparalleled hospitality expertise to revolutionize the travel experience

Joint Venture to Create Seamless, Insight-based Travel Services, With Alibaba Serving as Gateway to More than Half a Billion Chinese Consumers Chinese Outbound Travel Set to Boom with 700 Million Trips Estimated for the Next Five Years as Consumers Seek New, Elevated Travel Experiences Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (“Alibaba”) (NYSE:…

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Beer We Go! Four Points Best Brews Around the World Brew Off Kicks Off International Beer Day

One of Marriott International’s Fastest Growing Hotel Brands Celebrates Beer Around the Globe –with Events to Take Place in New York City, Cancun, Kelowna, Melbourne, Nairobi and Barcelona

POINT 1: Four Points, a booming Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) (www.Marriott.com) hotel brand known for its love of beer, is embarking upon a global trip discovering the world’s Best Brews. The journey kicks off at the new Four Points Manhattan Midtown West on the eve of International Beer Day and…

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Marriott International Announces Dynamic New Sales and Marketing Leadership Team to Support its Rapidly Growing Middle East and Africa Portfolio

The leading hotel operator is targeting a projected growth of 150,000 rooms operational and pipeline in 38 countries by 2022 across Middle East and Africa

Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) (www.Marriott.com) today announced the expansion and strengthening of its Sales and Marketing Leadership Team for Middle East and Africa. This bold new initiative comes on the heels of the successful mega merger between Marriott International and Starwood Hotels and Resorts and the fast progressing integration of…

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Game on Africa - Marriott International Partners with NBA Africa Game 2017

Marriott Rewards Members in South Africa get to experience the best of NBA Africa Game 2017, with exclusive meet and greet and tickets to watch the star-studded game between the NBA’s Team Africa and Team World

Marriott International’s (www.Marriott.com) ongoing partnership with the National Basketball Association (NBA) (www.NBA.com) is heading to South Africa, for NBA Africa Game 2017. Marriott will bring the excitement of the NBA to members of its award-winning loyalty program, Marriott Rewards, with unique experiences including VIP tickets to the game and the…

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Iconic Sheraton Cairo reopens after extensive renovation

Reveals modern, contemporary interiors, refreshed public spaces and revitalized and new dining venues together with the renowned hallmark Sheraton service

Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) (www.Marriott.com), today announced the reopening of the iconic Sheraton Cairo Hotel & Casino (www.SheratonCairo.com), a city landmark for more than four decades. A highly anticipated reopening, the hotel emerges after extensive renovation to reveal a distinct and vibrant aesthetic with…

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Marriott Rewards & Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) Unveil Master Classes, a Series of Highly Personal and Interactive Learning Experiences with Renowned Experts

New, global member series kicks off with Dwyane Wade, Laird Hamilton, Annika Sörenstam, Padraig Harrington, Eric Ripert, and others

Whether you want to learn how to whip up edible works of art, consistently drain the bottom of the net, or perfect your backswing, Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG), are making it all possible with the new master class series. Available exclusively for members as a result of…

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Westin Hotels & Resorts Salutes the Early Rising Running Community

Study Reveals Travelers Are Up Before the Sun to Reclaim their Well-Being Routine Beginning on Global Running Day, Westin Pilots Reflective Gear, Adding to the Brand’s Popular & Pioneering Gear Lending Program In celebration of Global Running Day, Westin Hotels & Resorts (www.Westin.com), part of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR)…

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Marriott International to Debut The Ritz-Carlton in the Zanzibar Archipelago

Slated to open in 2021, the 90 room all-suite and villa resort will provide the quintessential Indian Ocean experience amidst an idyllic island setting

Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) (www.Marriott.com) today announced the signing of an agreement with Pennyroyal Gibraltar Limited, to debut The Ritz-Carlton brand (www.RitzCarlton.com) in the exotic Zanzibar Archipelago. Slated to open in 2021, the 90 room all-suite and villa resort will bring the defining luxury experience of The Ritz-Carlton to one…

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Protea Hotels by Marriott® Named Coolest Hotel Brand in South Africa for the 7th Consecutive Year

Now in its 13th year, Generation Next polls the opinions of over 5,500 young South Africans mainly below 22 years of age from urban and peri-urban environments in six provinces across South Africa

In an announcement that re enforces the brand’s growing traction in the South African market, Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) (www.Marriott.com) today announced that Protea Hotels by Marriott® (www.ProteaHotels.com) has been named the Coolest Hotel Brand in the Sunday Times Generation Next Survey 2017. Designed for the progressive yet pragmatic traveller…

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It Pays To Stay Loyal - Marriott Rewards, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest Launch a Coordinated New Regional Promotion This Season

More Travels. More Savings – Up to 30% off at nearly 200 participating Marriott International Hotels at Exciting Destinations Across Middle East and Africa

In a first of its kind coordinated Regional promotion, Marriott International (http://Marriott.com) has launched a unified and compelling offer at nearly 200 participating Marriott International hotels in 30 countries with a choice of 17 brands across exciting destinations in Middle East and Africa. City or beach, history or culture, nature…