The Marriott International branded hotel
portfolio in Moscow will increase to seven hotels in 2009 under a
franchise agreement with Monarch Open Joint Stock Company.
the agreement, the 366-room Renaissance Moscow Monarch Center will be
the seventh hotel in Marriott’s brands portfolio in the city. The hotel
will be managed by Interstate Management Services, a wholly-owned
subsidiary of Interstate Hotels & Resorts, which
currently operates three Marriott-branded hotels in Moscow as well as
other Marriott-branded hotels in Ashbourne, Ireland, and Ghent, Belgium.
The Renaissance Moscow Monarch Center will be part of a mixed-used
development consisting of a separate 38 floor office tower and a
four-floor shopping mall at the intersection of Moscow’s Third
Transportation Ring and Leningradskiy Prospekt, the main highway linking
central Moscow and Sheremetyevo Airport. Nearby is Dinamo Stadium.
The Renaissance Moscow Monarch
Center will offer a combination of individual guest rooms, suites and
apartments that will feature flat screen televisions, high speed
internet access, plush bed linens and bath amenities, an in-room safe
and a mini-bar.
For dining and entertainment, the hotel will have
a striking lobby bar, a casual restaurant serving three meals daily and
a specialty dining outlet.
For recreation, the hotel will have an
indoor swimming pool and a health and leisure club. Other amenities will
include an executive level and lounge and room service.
social gatherings and conferences, the Renaissance Moscow Monarch Center
will have 21,500 square feet of space including a 6,100-square foot
ballroom, a 2,800-square foot main meeting room that will be divisible
into two sections; seven meeting rooms comprising 5,700 square feet in
varying configurations and two boardrooms occupying 2,916 square feet.
Currently, the Marriott International brands portfolio in Moscow is
represented by the Moscow Marriott Grand Hotel, the Moscow Marriott
Tverskaya Hotel, the Moscow Marriott Royal Aurora Hotel, The
Ritz-Carlton Moscow, the Renaissance Moscow and the Courtyard by
Marriott City Center.
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