Marriott will expand its Courtyard brand to
Iloilo City in Philippines next month when the Courtyard by
Marriott Iloilo opens.
Located at Megaworld Boulevard, Mandurriao
Iloilo City, the 324-room hotel is owned by Megaworld Corporation
and will be managed by Marriott.
"From day one, Courtyard has prided itself as a
brand that listens to business travelers," said Callette Nielsen,
vice president and global brand manager, Courtyard. "Today's
technology has changed how people travel. Our guests want a room
that has purpose and flexibility that enables a seamless
transition between relaxing and working. Courtyard is designed to
offer them a relaxing and functional space to work the way they
want to, when they want to."
Courtyard's latest room design offers hybrid
zones for working, sleeping, relaxing and getting ready, while
indirect lighting and a neutral, tone-on-tone color palette makes
for a soothing and calm environment.
Guests can store bags on the "Luggage Drop" and plug
personal devices into the "Tech Drop" ledge for seamless
Signature furniture and architectural elements
replace traditional art in the new guestroom. The "LoungeAround"
sofa offers a pop of color and a comfortable area for relaxing or
The new design also features a light desk on wheels,
allowing guests to work from anywhere in the room.
The 15-storey hotel features a restaurant,
business centre, an outdoor swimming
pool, fitness center and guest laundry, and offers more than 3,000
square feet of meeting space to accommodate functions of up to 180