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New Marriott Properties in Thailand

Marriott brands in Thailand There are currently 17 Marriott properties in Thailand, ranging in categories from the budget Courtyard up to the super luxurious Ritz Carlton.

One of the best kept secrets in Bangkok is the huge variety of executive serviced apartments, and Marriott is certainly a leader in this market segment. Their latest addition to their executive apartment portfolio, is the Marriott Executive Apartments Bangkok, Sukhumvit Thonglor. The rooftop Octave Bar on the 45th floor is one of the most popular search terms on this site.

New structure of Marriott brands explained

Marriott is pursuing a major growth strategy worldwide. In a bid to retain loyal clients and craft suitable experiences, they have gone in for an overhaul of their brands. Their game plan includes categorizing their properties into luxury, premium, select and longer stays. Marriott continues to lay stress on its primary market, the United States, […]

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Bangkok Marriott Marquis Queen’s Park

Opening in November 2016, Bangkok Marriott Marquis Queen’s Park sits in the buzzing environs of Sukhumvit Road in downtown Bangkok flanked by designer shopping venues, business and entertainment hubs that pulsate 24/7.

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The Definitive Guide to the Starwood and Marriott Loyalty Programs after Merger

Last week Marriott International, Inc. finalised the merger with Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. With a change this big, everyone is wondering, “What will happen to my rewards points?” Marriott has released a statement saying that the rewards programs for Marriott and Starwood would remain separate until 2018. But there will be some increased flexibility […]

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Starwood’s New Terms and Conditions Tell Us What to Expect in the Future

The official merge of Marriott with Starwood has brought many benefits for the guest. They can move points between the accounts (Marriott Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest) by the ratio 3:1. Officials of both the organisations are working on a new Unified Loyalty Program that will be launched soon, till then member can choose to […]

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Marriott and Starwood merger date set for September 23

Marriott and Starwood Merger Date Announced The Marriott International and Starwood Hotels & Resorts merger has received the green from the Chinese Ministry of Commerce, clearing its last regulatory hurdle. Both parties now expect to close the deal before the markets open on September 23, 2016 – underscoring Marriott’s status as the world’s largest hotel […]

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