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Lake Arrowhead Resort & Spa is a Mountain Retreat Where You Can Get Lost in the Pines

Aug 6, 2014  |   Contributor: Donald Herrera-Fairbairn

After 2.5 hour drive from San Diego to Lake Arrowhead Resort & Spa, my wife and I were ready to escape the intensity of the sun and find our way to our suite. Though we had looked up weather for Lake Arrowhead prior to our trip, the fact that the lake and resort are located at such a high altitude must have played a psychological trick on us considering, even after reading the forecasts, neither of us were prepared for the heat.

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Las Vegas Marriott Sets Sights on Millenials With $4.3 Million Renovation

Jan 17, 2014  |   Contributor: Tara Imperatore

While Sin City might attract people of all ages from all over the world, the Las Vegas Marriott is zeroing in on one demographic in particular: Millenials. The all-suite property recently completed a $4.3 million makeover to its 278 rooms in order to appeal to this younger audience in the sea of flashy, sexy hotels along the Strip.

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Own Your Vacation with Marriott Vacation Club's Fairway Villas

Sep 25, 2013  |   Contributor: Roger Sands

With over 50 luxurious resorts worldwide, owners with the Marriott Vacation Club (MVC) can walk the Great Wall of China, share the thrill of an African safari, cruise the azure waters of the Caribbean or savor refined wine tastings in California’s wine country.... Read More

New Wine Club Launched by JW Marriott and Treasury Wine Estates

Jun 26, 2013  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts is rolling out its new JWM Wine Club for VIP guests. The gourmand-centric collaboration is a joint effort with Treasury Wine Estates. The purpose of the exclusive club is to add value to the experience for JW Marriott guests, complementing their passion for the grape with in-home tasting experiences. Many of the varietals come from several of California's most awarded luxury estates.... Read More

Luxury Dana Point Resort Receives Multiple Awards

Mar 25, 2013  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

The luxurious Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort & Spa has four wins in the 5th Annual Best of Dana Point “People’s Choice Lantern Awards,” published by the Dana Point Times. The prestigious resort is in its 26th year of service and has won the coveted categories of “Best Lodging” and “Best Wedding Venue” as well as awards for the spa services, including “Best Spa for Massage and Facials” and “Best Manicure and Pedicure.” Jim Samuels, general manager, and recipient of 2012 “25 GMs to Watch” list by Hotel Management states, “It is rewarding for Laguna Cliffs Marriott to be recognized by our community. We are proud to offer a leading destination resort in Dana Point and strive to offer first-class quality services both to locals and nationwide tourists.”... Read More

Views and Venues at San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina Hotel

Jan 10, 2013  |   Contributor: Merilee Kern

Whether traveling for business or for pleasure, the San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina is a great choice for those seeking a quintessential Southern California hotel experience replete with spectacular waterfront views and picturesque sunsets.... Read More

Luxury Hotel in Panama a First for JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts

Jan 2, 2013  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts has opened the 118-room JW Marriott Panama Golf & Beach Resort, the brand's first hotel in the country. The luxury resort is in the Buenaventura beachfront community, near the town of Rio Hato, two hours from Panama City.... Read More

Marriott to Expand on Properties in Russia and CIS by 50% in 2015

Oct 26, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Global hotelier Marriott International, Inc., announced that it will double its portfolio in Europe, increasing it to 80,000 rooms from 40,000 by 2015. New development in Russia and the CIS countries is spurring this 100-percent initiative to grow.... Read More

Historic Hotel in St. Pete Celebrates 20th Re-Opening Anniversary

Oct 23, 2012  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

The Renaissance Vinoy Resort & Golf Club is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the elegant hotel's grand re-opening with a series of special events. The landmark hotel is actually 86 years old, but was reopened in 1992, heralding a revitalization of downtown St. Pete. The 20th century celebration includes the restoration of some of the restaurant's original murals, 1992 menu items, including cinnamon raisin French toast ($11), macadamia nut-crusted grouper with papaya salsa and candied ginger basmati rice ($25 lunch/$30 dinner) and white chocolate cheesecake with dark chocolate crust and raspberry sauce ($8) will presented on vintage-style china and Pompeii-inspired cocktails.... Read More

Marriott International Opens JW Marriott Essex House New York

Oct 4, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Marriott International, Inc., has added to its JW Marriott hotel brand with the opening of the JW Marriott Essex House New York. The 509-room establishment is the luxury hotelier’s first in New York City. It is located on Central Park South in Manhattan. The hotel offers great proximity to Fifth Avenue’s shopping, dining and entertainment. Previously, the property was the Jumeirah Essex House until reopening as the JW Marriott Essex House New York. The hotel offers guestrooms and suites range from 300 to 2,500 of square feet. An executive Lounge will be built in early 2013. Travelers also enjoy experiences special perks from JW Marriott's brand partners, such as art exhibitions from Christ... Read More

JW Marriott's First New York City Hotel Opens

Oct 3, 2012  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

The Big Apple now has everything, thanks to the announcement that Marriott International has opened the JW Marriott Essex House New York, the brand's first hotel in New York City. Formerly the Jumeirah Essex House, the newly branded hotel sits amongst Fifth Avenue's swankiest and most popular stores and attractions.

The 509-room hotel is located on Central Park South in Manhattan’s renowned midtown neighborhood, boasting sky-high views of Central Park and situated just steps from famed Fifth Avenue shopping, dining and entertainment. The property was most recently the Jumeirah Essex House and reopened today as JW Marriott Essex House New York.... Read More

Denver Luxury Hotel Joins Autograph Collection

Sep 11, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

The Brown Palace Hotel and Spa is now a member of the Autograph Collection. The Denver-based landmark becomes the 35th property to join the exclusive ranks of the independently owned hotels that make up the Autograph Collection. The storied establishment is a Forbes Four Star and an AAA Four Diamond-rated hotel. It has been an eventful September for The Brown Palace, as the deluxe hotelier also is celebrating its 120th anniversary during the month. By partnering with the Autograph Collection, the hotel gains access to Marriott International's global sales and marketing channels, including the award-winning Marriott Rewards loyalty program. "We're thrilled to be a part of the distinguished Autograph Collection," said Marcel... Read More

JW Marriott Opens Deluxe Hotel in Mexico City

Jun 22, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

The Marriott International, Inc., has opened the 221-room JW Marriott Mexico City Santa Fe in the upscale Santa Fe residential neighborhood. The luxury hotel is within walking distance to numerous entertainment and shopping venues as well as the business district. Guestrooms and suites include high-speed internet, a 42-inch plasma television, an alarm clock with iPod/iPad docking station, wireless telephone with voicemail, a Nespresso coffee machine and a set of aromatherapy bathroom amenities. "Mexico remains one of the most vibrant countries for new development in all of Latin America," said Rob Steigerwald, COO for the Southern Americas at Marriott International. "We are thrilled to partner with Grupo Diestra on this... Read More

Stay at The Ritz-Carlton to Earn Free Flights with Marriott Rewards MegaMiles

Jun 6, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Guests of The Ritz-Carlton can earn free flights faster through the Marriott Rewards MegaMiles promotion, as the deluxe hotelier is Marriott’s exclusive luxury hotel partner. Enrolled members can earn triple miles with their preferred airline program. The offer applies at more than 3,600 hotels in the Marriott family of brands, beginning with their second stay from July 1 through October 31, 2012. Participating airlines include: Aeroflot, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air China, Alaska Airlines, Alitalia, ANA, Asiana Airlines, Avianca-TACA, Avios, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, China Eastern, China Southern, Delta, Frontier Airlines, GOL/Varig, Hawaiian Airlines, Japan Airlines (JAL), Jet Airways, JetBlue, Kingfisher Airlines, KLM/Air France, LAN, Mile... Read More

JW Marriott to Open its First Caribbean Location in the Dominican Republic

May 1, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts has announced plans for a 2014 opening of a new, 131-room JW Marriott Hotel in Santo Domingo. The hotel will be located in Santo Domingo's primary business district. It will be on the first seven floors of the 15-story, multi-use tower, Blue Mall Santo Domingo. The mall, which opened in 2010, includes high-end retail stores such as Louis Vuitton, Cartier, Salvatore Ferragamo and Carolina Herrera. The luxury hotel will feature 131 guestrooms and suites, a restaurant, a lobby bar, a lounge, a fitness center, and a swimming pool. "We are fortunate to begin this partnership with Mr. Velutini and FVI, which has one of the largest real estate portfolios in Latin America," says Laurent de Kousemaeker.... Read More

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