Marriott’s new Bahrain property to open in 2016

May 20, 2014 10:39 am

Marriott International has said the first JW Marriott property in Bahrain, due to open in 2016, will almost double US-based hospitality group’s Bahraini room offering, Gulf Daily News has reported. The 50-storey hotel will have 274 rooms and suites and 102 residences in Bahrain Bay, adjacent to Bahrain Financial Harbour and opposite the diplomatic quarter. Marriott’s existing portfolio in the kingdom consists of 535 rooms across the Ritz-Carlton, Residence Inn and Marriott Executive Apartments brands, Marriott International vice-president of global sales for Middle East and Africa Vladimir Dabbah said.