Marriott has signed a deal to open a second
Courtyard hotel in Osaka, Japan.
Owned by Sumitomo Mitsui Finance and
Leasing but rented and operated by Sun Frontier Fudousan, the
new-build Courtyard by Marriott Osaka Honmachi hotel is expected
to open in late 2019.
The hotel will be the second Courtyard by
Marriott in Osaka following Courtyard by Marriott Shin Osaka
Station which opened in 2015.
“We are very excited to continue growing our
reach in Japan with the Courtyard by Marriott brand,” said Paul
Foskey, Chief Development Officer, Asia Pacific, Marriott
International, “The expansion of our hotels reflects a solid
increase in the demand of both business and leisure travelers in
the cosmopolitan Japanese city, and we are here to deliver our
international standards of hospitality through our exciting
collaboration with Sun Frontier Fudousan and its subsidiary, Sun
Frontier Hotel Management Inc.”
Courtyard by Marriott
Osaka Honmachi will offer 193 guestrooms and suites.
will feature an all-day dining venue that features an open kitchen
concept and serves buffet and ŕ-la-carte options.
The venue is also accessible from the street, attracting a mix of
guests and Osaka locals.
The hotel’s other features will include a
meeting room, fitness
room and a public bath.
Located in the Honmachi area facing the main street,
Chuo Dori central boulevard, Courtyard by Marriott Osaka Honmachi
is situated within an one-minute walk from Sakaisuji Honmachi Station.
The 17-storey hotel also offers
convenient access to various tourist attractions in Osaka
including Semba Center Building containing more than 1,000
wholesalers, retail and dining facilities located in and around Shinsaibashi and Nagahoribashi areas. Other attractions including
the historic Osaka Castle and Universal Studios Japan is all
within easy access from the hotel.