Marriott International has revealed that it will open three new hotels in Sochi, Russia, site of the 2014 Winter Olympic Games.
Located on the Black Sea, Sochi is Russia’s only subtropical resort city and one of its largest and most popular resort destinations, attracting visitors from throughout Russia and beyond. Sprawling along nearly 100km of seacoast and 45km inland to the foothills of the Caucasus Mountain range, the City of Sochi lies within Sochi National Park.
JW Marriott Sochi Golf Resort
The luxurious 150-room JW Marriott Sochi Golf Resort will open in early 2014. The resort will boast a championship 18-hole golf course and golf club. The hotel will feature a 700 square meter spa, two swimming pools, tennis courts and state-of-the art sports facilities. For dining, the hotel will boast a choice of casual and specialty restaurants, pool bar and bistro, as well as an exclusive golf club house and lounge.
Marriott Krasnaya Polyana Hotel
The largest of the three hotels, the 398-room Marriott Krasnaya Polyana Hotel, will be located in Gorky Gorod, in the heart of the Olympic Media Village of Gornaya Karusel. A skier’s paradise, the Gorky Gorod ski resort boasts a long annual ski season from November to May. Boasting two restaurants, a lobby bar and 1,225 square meters of meeting space, the hotel complex will also feature indoor and outdoor swimming pools and state-of-the art fitness centre.
Courtyard by Marriott Sochi Plaza
Located in the centre of Sochi, the 345-room Courtyard by Marriott Sochi Plaza will be in a completely re-developed hotel building. The hotel will be located in the city center and will also offer a rooftop restaurant and sky bar.