Marriott to add three more properties in India
Breaking news, 11 Feb 2008：BETHESDA – Three more hotels will join Marriott International’s rapidly expanding hotel portfolio in India, bringing the total number of properties to 25, representing six brands and 6,224 rooms, by 2011. All three of these hotels will be operated by Marriott under long-term management contracts.
The three new hotels are the 175-room JW Marriott Hotel Chandigarh, the 300-room JW Marriott Hotel Kolkata and the 113-unit Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad Marriott Executive Apartment.
“We are thrilled by the continued growth of our lodging portfolio in India,” said Ed Fuller, president & managing director of international lodging for Marriott International. “These new hotels will enable us to offer travelers to and within India a broad range of choices in many key cities throughout the country and will position us to play a meaningful role in the emergence of India as a major contributor to the global economy.”