Marriott has opened its first Residence Inn by
Marriott hotel in Central America. The Residence Inn by Marriott
San Jose Escazu in Costa Rica is operated under a management
agreement with Caribe Hospitality.
The hotel is located approximately 15 minutes from downtown San
Jose, and 20 minutes from the Juan Santamaria International
The hotel offers 109 spacious suites, ranging from
studio to two-bedroom accommodations. Designed for stays of five
nights or more, each suite includes a fully-equipped kitchen and
separate living area, complimentary high speed internet access,
complementary grocery service, flat screen TV, and Marriott’s
highly acclaimed bed and bath linens.
“We are providing a new and innovative
all-suites choice for travelers in San Jose,” said Adolfo Carit,
general manager, “Our suites provide more space compared to
conventional hotel rooms and include separate areas for relaxing,
working, dining and sleeping. We are a great value for travelers.”
complimentary hot breakfast buffet, HomeTouch is available each
morning in the lobby area. Other hotel facilities and services
include an outdoor swimming pool, fitness center, business center,
The Market 24-hour mini supermarket, and a complimentary weekly
social hour. The hotel also offers two meeting rooms designed to
accommodate meetings or events.
With nearly 600 properties in North
and Central America and the Caribbean, Residence Inn is Marriott’s
second largest lodging brand, with another 154 hotels on the way,
including a new Residence Inn prototype customized for the
European market - the Residence Inn by Marriott Munich Orleansstrasse – opening in 2011.
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