JW Marriott and The Ritz-Carlton open in Macau
June 22, 2015: Marriott International, Inc. has opened JW Marriott Hotel Macau and The Ritz-Carlton, Macau in the thriving Special Administrative Region (S.A.R) of Macau in South China. The properties are located within one of the world’s most spectacular entertainment and leisure destinations – Galaxy Macau.
Henry Lee, Greater China Chief Operations Officer for Marriott International, said, “The launch of JW Marriott Hotel Macau and The Ritz-Carlton, Macau with Galaxy Macau are long-term investments that will perfectly complement Macau’s evolving tourist landscape. The region has undoubtedly changed significantly in recent years and we are seeing the city transform from a gaming destination to one with a more diverse range of entertainment and recreation options for guests of all ages.”
JW Marriott Hotel Macau has 1,015 luxurious rooms and suites styled with elegant sophistication. Offering magnificent views of the Galaxy Macau’s Grand Resort Deck and Cotai Macau, the hotel is an effortless luxury retreat that puts guests at ease. It is home to four restaurants, which provide innovative and crafted dining experiences. Helmed by Executive Chef, Bruno Correa, the hotel’s culinary offers include classic Cantonese cuisine in a contemporary Chinese setting at the Man Ho Chinese Restaurant; an all-day dining outlet with international and regional cuisine – Urban Kitchen; the relaxing JW Pool Bar; and the sophisticated lobby lounge The Lounge.
JW Marriott Hotel Macau also has the world’s largest JW Kids’ Club, which features an abundance of interactive activities for children that are designed to educate as well as to entertain. There is a dedicated kids’ pool for vacationing family guests and outdoor pool, in addition to access to Galaxy Macau’s 75,000 sq m Grand Resort Deck with lush oasis gardens, the world’s largest Skytop Wave Pool, the world’s longest Skytop Rapids at 575meter and a 350-ton white sand beach. Guests can also choose to stay at the hotel’s exclusive Retreat Pool Suite to revel in the ultimate relaxation.
Offering impeccable levels of service for which the brand is famous around the world, The Ritz-Carlton, Macau, is an all-suite hotel with over 250 suites on the top floors of the integrated resort. The hotel is adorned in Azulejo tiles, a form of Portuguese or Spanish ceramic tile that are synonymous with the heritage décor found in Macau today. During their in-room check in on arrival, guests can sample the local culture with Chinese tea and local snacks. The hotel offers classic Cantonese fine dining at Lai Heen; sophisticated high-teas or cocktails at The Ritz-Carlton Bar & Lounge; the casual ambience of The Ritz-Carlton Café; or organic fare and seafood at The Ritz-Carlton Pool Bar.
The relaxing outdoor pool provides spectacular views over Cotai, while, for those seeking privacy, the poolside cabanas provide an intimate retreat. For relaxation, guests can immerse themselves in sensorial bliss at the hotel’s spa, ESPA. The spa offers ten treatment rooms and three couples’ suites, which infuse elements of design rooted in traditional Chinese and Portuguese architecture.