News for the Hospitality Executive
JW Marriott New Orleans in Louisiana Completes
NEW ORLEANS, Dec. 28, 2012-- This fall, JW Marriott New Orleans, the most exquisite luxury hotel on Canal Street, completed $4.5 million in enhancements to its unforgettable gathering spaces, lounge and bars. These brand new state-of-the-art spaces provide a breathtaking welcome for guests ready to experience sophisticated New Orleans charm.
Offering everything one would expect and more from a JW Marriott, this striking French Quarter lodging destination features a vibrant lobby and a bold-style cocktail bar with distinctive Southern identity. Experienced staff members surround business and leisure guests with intuitive, attentive service that ensures success, no matter how it's defined.
Unwind with a signature cocktail at the innovative Lobby Bar, serving authentic dining choices that meet ever-changing needs and tastes with local flavors and ingredients. Plush seating and plug-in panels strategically located throughout the unique hotel library allow travelers to adapt to any situation in a personalized manner.
Whether connecting, networking, meeting or relaxing, JW Marriott New Orleans' deluxe renovation provides upscale sophistication and superior service that make it easy to recharge for whatever lies ahead.
About JW Marriott New Orleans
Depart from the ordinary and discover the epitome of district class and old-world charm at JW Marriott New Orleans, a premier French Quarter hotel located in the business district and one block from the excitement of Bourbon Street. For guests looking to explore, the Aquarium, Insectarium, Harrah's Casino and historic St. Charles Street are only minutes away. After a full day in historic New Orleans, retire to distinguished accommodations offering the latest modern conveniences. Enjoy fine dining in New Orleans at Shula's Steak House, one of the top-five white tablecloth steakhouses in America. As a meeting destination, this New Orleans luxury hotel is ideal for grand conferences or intimate events on our stunning city-view terrace. For weddings and galas, look no further than the Ile de France Ballroom with crystal chandeliers, French doors and seating for up to 750. Experience the soul of The Big Easy combined with classic elegance and charm at JW Marriott New Orleans, a French Quarter destination hotel.
For more information, to make a reservation or to submit a request for proposal, call 1-888-364-1200 or visit www.JWMarriottNewOrleans.com.
About JW Marriott
JW Marriott is part of Marriott International's luxury portfolio and consists of beautiful properties in gateway cities and distinctive resort locations around the world. These elegant hotels cater to today's sophisticated, self-assured travelers, offering them the quiet luxury they seek in a warmly authentic, relaxed atmosphere lacking in pretense. JW Marriott properties artfully provide highly crafted, anticipatory experiences that are reflective of their locale so that their guests have the time to focus on what is most important to them. Currently, there are 52 JW Marriott hotels in 21 countries; by 2014 the portfolio will encompass 77 properties in 28 countries.
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Under an Agreement with Operadora Punta Peninsula, S.A. de C.V., and
Ownership Group Grupo Diestra, to Open New 300-room JW Marriott Resort
in Los Cabos, Mexico / September 2012
Marriott Luxury Brand to Debut in Panama with the JW Marriott Panama
Golf & Beach Resort; To Open in Rio Hato through the Conversion of
the 118-room Bristol Buenaventura / September 2012
JW Marriott Hotel Opens in New York City with the JW Marriott Essex
House New York; A Rebranding of the 509-room Jumeirah Essex House with
Stephen Batta as the New General Manager / September 2012
153-room JW Marriott Cusco Opens in Peru at the Gateway to Machu
Picchu; Built on Grounds of Colonial Monastery and Features Ancient
Inca Artifacts / September 2012
Madsen Appointed as Executive Chef for the JW Marriott Grand Rapids in
Michigan / July 2012
International Debuts in Azerbaijan with the 243-room JW Marriott
Absheron Baku; Opened Under a Management Agreement with Yeni Absheron
Oteli LLC / June 2012
International and Grupo Diestra Open the 221-room JW Marriott Mexico
City Santa Fe in Mexico / June 2012
and Grupo Velutini to Open 131-room JW Marriott Hotel in Santo Domingo,
Dominican Republic in 2014 / April 2012
International Opens its First JW Marriott Hotel in North India with the
165-room JW Marriott Chandigarh / July 2011
International Opens 413-room JW Marriott Hotel Ankara in Turkey Managed
by Ozkar Insaat A.S. / July 2011
International Planning 12 New JW Marriott Brand Hotels to Open by 2012
in India, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Maldives, Peru, Vietnam, UAE and South
Korea / June 2011
|Marriott Hotels & Resorts Adding to Global Pipeline Nearly 50 New Hotels and Resorts Over Next Four Years; Focus is on Worldwide Emerging Destinations / June 2011|
International to Open 153-room JW Marriott Hotel in Cusco, Peru to be
Managed by Inversiones La Rioja, S.A / March 2011
Largest JW Marriott, the JW Marriott® Indianapolis Downtown, Opens
Completing the $450 million Marriott Place Development Project /
Marriott Marquis Hotel Miami Opens as the 47th JW Marriott Property;
Plans Include an Addtional 20 Properties Over Next Five Years /
Soon to Open JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Miami Taking Amenities to
Another Level with a Virtual Bowling Room, Virtual Golf Facility and a
10,000 sq ft NBA Basketball Court; Not to Mention Daniel Boulud's db
Bistro Moderne and a Hotel within a Hotel, the Hotel Beaux Arts Miami
/ August 2010
|357-room JW Marriott Miami Marquis Hotel Being Developed by MDM Hotel Group, LTD in Downtown, Miami; Will Include Daniel Boulud's DB Bistro Moderne / September 2009|
|The Metropolitan Miami Project in Downtown Miami Planning a 396-room Miami Met Marquis, a New Brand Addition to the JW Marriott Collection Hotels; Joins Daniel Boulud's DB Bistro Moderne / June 2007|
|Florencia Tabeni Appointed General Manager for the JW Marriott Marquis Miami and Hotel Beaux Arts Miami / December 2009|