Marriott International Inc.launches Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield

Marriott International Inc., the leading hospitality brand, today announced its entry into the Bangalore market with the launch of its signature Marriott Hotels & Resorts brand.

Online PR News – 06-February-2013 – Feb 4th, 2013,Bangalore, Karnataka, – Marriott International Inc., the leading hospitality brand, today announced its entry into the Bangalore market with the launch of its signature Marriott Hotels & Resorts brand. Aptly called the Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield, this first ever Marriott property in the city stands tall amidst the top Fortune 500 companies in Whitefield’s IT hub. Conveniently located just 50 minutes from the Bengaluru International Airport, and 30 minutes from the city centre. Designed as a premier up market hotel, Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield is truly a wonderful blend of contemporary style, warmth and sophistication.

Located in beautifully landscaped surroundings, Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield offers its guests 324 spacious and elegantly designed rooms which include 16 junior suites and 1 plush presidential suite. Coupled with state-of-the-art facilities and services, these rooms provide an elevated standard of design and décor that reflects real comfort and style.

Speaking at the launch of the property, Mr. Rajeev Menon, Area Vice President- Indian Subcontinent, Maldives & Australia Marriott International Inc said, “Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield is an exciting addition to the portfolio of Marriott Hotels & Resorts, the iconic, flagship brand of Marriott International. As India’s fifth and Bangalore’s first, this property embodies the brand philosophy of inspiring and energizing the performance of its patrons. The tremendous potential for business and hospitality growth in this city made it an obvious choice for us to introduce our signature brand. Adding to this, a heritage of rich culture and tradition well balanced with modernity blends with our brand vision. We foresee this property growing to be the next community center of Whitefield.”

He further added “We look forward to the Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield changing the way people perceive hospitality in Bangalore, setting new standards and galvanizing the industry.”

Staying in tune with Marriott standards, Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield has been conceptualized to meet the varied tastes of travellers; business and leisure alike. With over 10000 sq. ft. of efficient meeting space, equipped with the latest technology and amenities, the hotel provides an ideal destination for business travellers. Guests can choose to use the efficiently designed executive lounge on the 14th floor for business purposes or relaxation.

The exquisitely designed, pillarless Grand Ball Room, with a ceiling height of 7.8m, making it unique in the city, is a perfect choice for business and lifestyle events. For a city that sees grand weddings and social events, the hotel provides a venue different from all others.

Believing that staying fit is the key to health; Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield has set up a well-equipped fitness club in its premises. The jogging and bike track by the pool deck is sure to energize and inspire guests to sweat it out. Guests can rejuvenate by indulging in a soothing experience at the in-house spa or by taking a refreshing dip in the pool.

Matthew Cooper, General Manager, Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield added, “This hotel is designed to provide the best services and facilities for business and leisure travellers looking to experience a comfortable and stylish stay. It is indeed exciting for me and my team to be a part of this hotel as we make our entry into this fascinating city for the first time. We will strive to serve and delight our guests with our warmth and hospitality, the ‘Marriott ’way”.

Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield offers its guests a wide range of dining options, each one promising to be a unique and exotic experience. Bringing Italian cuisine closer to the heart and palate of Bangaloreans is Alto Vino, the exclusive Italian dinner outlet at the hotel. Wearing the chef’s hat here is an expat Italian chef who will be dishing out authentic Italian fare while in conversation with guests over the kitchen counter. Planning a business lunch, a family dinner or catching up with a friend over a cup of coffee, MCafé with its warm and contemporary ambience will suit your every need. If desserts are your “cup of tea”, then Whitefield Baking Company with its interesting array of delectable desserts is sure to satisfy your cravings. Choosing to unwind after a long day’s work? then M Bar, the cocktail bar with a sky atrium, will be your calling.

The Bengaluru Marriott Hotel Whitefield looks forward to welcoming you from the 4th of February 2013.