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Thu, 25 November 2021

Marriott Opens 7th Hotel in Melbourne, Australia

(25 Nov 2021)  Marriott has expanded its portfolio of hotels in Australia with the opening of the Melbourne Marriott Hotel Docklands.

The 189-room, Melbourne Marriott Hotel Docklands is nestled within the retail, leisure, and entertainment precinct, The District Docklands on Waterfront Way.

The centrepiece of the hotel is the sky-high water feature, a 92 ft wet edge rooftop infinity pool, serviced by an adjoining bar with panoramic views across Melbournes CBD skyline, Bolte Bridge, Port Phillip Bay and Hobsons Bay.

We are excited to open the first Marriott Hotels property in Australia in 20 years. The opening of Melbourne Marriott Hotel Docklands marks the seventh property within the Marriott Bonvoy portfolio in Melbourne and the 27th property in the country, providing more opportunities for inspiring connections and moments of self-discovery around the world, said Manny Rappenecker, Vice President and Global Brand Leader, Marriott Hotels. As we see the growing demand for all types of travel, we look forward to welcoming guests to enjoy an all-encompassing Melbourne experience at this beautiful urban oasis.

Room at the Melbourne Marriott Hotel Docklands. Click to enlarge.
Room at the Melbourne Marriott Hotel Docklands

Designed by DKO Architecture, facilities at the Melbourne Marriott Hotel Docklands include four distinct culinary experiences, the rooftop pool, a  high tech fitness centre that makes use of AI and immersive content, and over 4,000 sq ft. of event space.

The hotel also features the first M Club executive lounge in Australia. Designed to emulate a residential style living room, the 24-hour lounge is open to Platinum, Titanium, and Ambassador Elite Marriott Bonvoy members and guests who stay on executive floors. The M Club will offer complimentary breakfast, all-day refreshments, and evening cocktails. The adjoining outdoor terrace offers a rare al fresco space in the heart of Docklands.

We are excited to finally open our doors to guests and help them get into their best headspace for success with our forward-thinking, and refreshed and refined style, said Girish Talreja, General Manager of Melbourne Marriott Hotel Docklands. We look forward to establishing our hotel as a must-stay hotel for both locals and visitors to the city thanks to our unrivalled dining outlets and spectacular rooftop pool and bar.

Guests can gain exclusive access to digital features through the Marriott Bonvoy Mobile app when they book direct, including mobile check-in and checkout, keyless entry and mobile requests to make their travel experience seamless. Marriott Bonvoy members will also earn points for their stay.

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