Marriott debuts six brands in Japan


Marriott International announced the expansion of its footprint in Japan with the debut of six of its hotel brands in the country in 2020.

Newly-introduced brands include AC Hotels by Marriott, Aloft Hotels, EDITION, JW Marriott, Fairfield by Marriott and Ritz-Carlton Reserve.

With these additions and other openings during the year, the company will end 2020 with a total of 63 open properties in Japan represented across 18 brands.

“With its beautiful contrasts between modernity and traditions, future-forward cities and breathtaking rural landscapes, Japan has always been an important market to Marriott International as a preferred destination for travellers,” said Rajeev Menon, president, Marriott International Asia-Pacific (excluding Greater China). “Our expanded portfolio with highly distinctive brands provides travellers in Japan with more choice to meet their needs and interests across a wide range of segments.”