Marriott International signs agreement with Prestige Group to open two new hotels in Delhi
Marriott International, Inc. today announced the signing of an agreement with Prestige Group and DB Realty to introduce the New Delhi Marriott Marquis and The St. Regis Aerocity, New Delhi. Slated to open in 2025, the agreement is expected to add 779 rooms to the Marriott International portfolio.
“We are delighted to expand our collaboration with the Prestige Group to bring these two prominent brands to the national capital. This enables us to provide more choices and experiences in key markets to serve an ever growing and discerning customer base. India continues to be a priority market for us. We believe our strong distribution, deep relationships and the strength of our travel program – Marriott Bonvoy makes us a leading partner for growth” said Rajeev Menon- President Asia Pacific (excluding Greater China), Marriott International.
Catering to the needs of the modern traveler, New Delhi Marriott Marquis is anticipated to feature 590 thoughtfully designed rooms. The hotel is slated to offer a variety of local and international gourmet delicacies at its three dining outlets, including an all-day dining restaurant, a specialty restaurant and a Diner. The hotel will feature the Marriott Hotels Greatroom lobby – a stylish hub of the hotel that serves as a great social gathering place for both day and night. Along with the Greatroom, plans call for the brand’s signature M Club Lounge where Marriott Bonvoy Elite members can enjoy a range of complimentary food and beverage options throughout the day.
Drawing inspiration from the iconic brand’s rich history, The St. Regis Aerocity, New Delhi is anticipated to feature 189 luxurious rooms and suites. With an exquisite blend of sophisticated design and traditional charm, the hotel is slated to feature an all-day dining restaurant, a specialty restaurant and a New York Deli, a tribute to the brand’s flagship hotel, The St. Regis New York, located at 55th and Fifth Avenue. Guests can also look forward to The Drawing Room and the signature St. Regis Bar. Guests will also enjoy the brand’s renowned Butler Service, offering highly bespoke services customized to each guest.
Guests at both hotels can expect modern, multi-purpose event and meeting spaces suited to host weddings, socials, meetings and conventions, paired with sophistication and impeccable service. With an expected 85,000 sq feet of meeting space in total, the two hotels are poised to create the ultimate destination within the Aerocity landscape.
Mr. Irfan Razack, Chairman and Managing Director, Prestige Group said, “We are pleased to announce that we have signed an agreement with Marriott International to develop a St. Regis and India’s first Marriott Marquis and Convention Centre at Aerocity, New Delhi. We are excited to embark on this journey to provide our customers with unmatched luxury, state of the art facilities, and a premium hospitality and conferencing experience. We would like to thank the entire team at Marriott International and DB Realty and look forward to creating our mark in the hospitality industry in the national capital.”
Once opened, both hotels are expected to be strategically located close to the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) and expects to offer another choice for business and leisure travelers looking for an extended stay in the heart of the Indian capital city.