Bethesda, Md. USA and Toronto, Canada — July 2, 2015 — With the travel season heating up, Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) is now giving travelers 37 additional hotels and resorts across Canada to choose from when they visit Marriott.com, or book on the popular Marriott mobile app. It’s the next phase of the company’s integration of the award-winning Delta Hotels and Resorts® into the Marriott portfolio of 19 brands; travelers can now learn about and book Delta properties located in more than 30 Canadian cities. Whether it’s a metropolitan weekend in a buzzing city like Toronto, Montréal or Vancouver, an escape to a one-of-a-kind resort in majestic nature areas like Banff or Whistler, or exploring one of the country’s cultural hubs like St. John’s or Quebec, Marriott now gives travelers in Canada more options than ever before.
“We’re excited to announce the newest phase in bringing Delta Hotels and Resorts into the Marriott family,” said Don Cleary, President for Marriott Hotels of Canada. “Making it easier to book Delta on Marriott.com and on our mobile app, we are putting more options in the hands of the traveler.”
The Delta brand brings a rich history and exciting range of properties to the Marriott portfolio making Marriott the largest full-service hotelier in Canada. Additionally, Delta brings its fresh approach to the guest experience - new, modern guest room designs, innovative use of technology, and new properties like its flagship Delta Toronto located at the center of Canada’s hottest high-rise neighborhood, South Core.
Marriott Rewards is introducing an exclusive member offer – 15 percent off stays at Delta Hotels and Resorts properties from now through September 7, 2015. For more information on Marriott Rewards member benefits and Delta Hotels, visit: MarriottRewards.com/DeltaHotels.
Marriott.com remains one of the largest online retail sites in the world, and with a new design it is easier than ever for guests to use every device available to discover and book over 4,000 Marriott properties in 78 countries. The Marriott mobile app has increased in popularity with the launch of Mobile Check-In and Check-out, which successfully expanded to the full portfolio of hotels globally last year and has been downloaded over 5.3 million times. It also recently introduced a new feature Mobile Requests that enables guests to request services and amenities from their mobile devices using the app. Learn more about the app here: http://mobileapp.marriott.com/.
Membership in Marriott Rewards is free to join. Members will also enjoy a range of other benefits. To learn more about Marriott Rewards and to sign up, please visit: www.MarriottRewards.com.
About Marriott Rewards
Marriott Rewards is Marriott International’s award-winning loyalty program spanning 16 brands and 4,000 properties worldwide. Marriott Rewards is free to join and has no blackout dates, and members can earn and redeem points at Marriott properties around the world and at Marriott Rewards exclusive luxury partner The Ritz-Carlton®. Members can also redeem points for frequent flyer miles, cruises, car rentals, merchandise and more. By making rewards accessible with a modern, easy approach, Marriott Rewards continues to be a leader in the industry. Marriott Rewards has won the Freddie Award for “Best Hotel Rewards Program in the Americas” eight years in a row and the 2011 and 2010 Frequent Travel Award for “Best Hotel Rewards Program.” In addition, the program has been named best hotel rewards program by the readers of U.S. News & World Report, About.com, Business Traveler, Global Traveler, Executive Travel and BusinessWeek magazines. To enroll and for more information about Marriott Rewards, guests can visit MarriottRewards.com.
Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) is a global leading lodging company based in Bethesda, Maryland, USA, with more than 4,200 properties in 80 countries and territories. Marriott International reported revenues of nearly $14 billion in fiscal year 2014. The company operates and franchises hotels and licenses vacation ownership resorts under 19 brands. For more information or reservations, please visit our website at www.marriott.com, and for the latest company news, visit www.marriottnewscenter.com.