This week the 364-room Courtyard by Marriott
Shanghai Xujiahui not only became the seventh Courtyard hotel in China
(with two additional Courtyard properties already under construction)
but also the brandís 800th-hotel globally. This makes Courtyard by
Marriott the worldís 12th largest hotel brand with locations in 28 countries.
According to Geoff Garside,
Marriott Internationalís executive vice president for Asia-Pacific, the
company expects to open more than 200 additional Courtyard hotels
worldwide over the next three years. ďThis year alone, 60 Courtyard
properties will join our portfolio including five in India and our
eighth Courtyard in China which will be located in Hangzhou.Ē
The Courtyard by Marriott Shanghai Xujiahuiís 364 guest
rooms and suites are located on 23 floors and offer views of
the city. Included are 105 executive rooms and suites and an executive
level that provides an array of complimentary amenities such as
continental breakfast and all-day refreshments, cocktails and snacks in
the early evening, a computer work station with internet access and
daily two-hour use of the executive floor meeting room.
dining, the Courtyard by Marriott Shanghai Xujiahui features Courtyardís
vibrant, new Asian all-day restaurant concept, MoMo Cafť, which combines
local cuisine with western favorites. For those in a hurry, the hotel
offers MoMo-to-Go, an all-day convenience stand that is fully stocked
with pastries, sandwiches and beverages.
include a fitness center equipped with high-tech cardiovascular work-out
equipment and an indoor swimming pool.
For small conferences and
social events, the Courtyard by Marriott Shanghai Xujiahui offers 8,396
square feet of meeting space, including 13 meeting rooms with the
largest accommodating up to 120 people.
Silvio Rosenberger is
general manager of the hotel.
first Courtyard by Marriott hotel opened in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, in
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