Marriott International has inked a milestone agreement with Asset World Corporation (AWC) to introduce four new landmark properties under three world-class brands across Bangkok and Pattaya.
The multi-property agreement features a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, Thailand’s first JW Marriott Marquis hotel in Bangkok, as well as two Autograph Collection hotels, set to debut the Autograph Collection brand in the country.
“We are pleased to strengthen our longstanding relationship with Asset World Corporation in this landmark signing,” group president – Asia Pacific, Marriott International, Craig S. Smith declared. “This agreement is a testament to the confidence owners and franchisees such as AWC have in Marriott International. We are excited to play a role in AWC’s vision of expanding its diverse portfolio of hospitality and lifestyle projects in Thailand.”
Slated to open by 2027 in Bangkok’s newly revamped Asiatique The Riverfront, the Ritz-Carlton Reserve, Bangkok is expected to serve as a private, ultra-luxury boutique urban resort set on the scenic curve of the Chao Phraya River. The property will house 124 meticulously designed guest rooms.
Meanwhile, also anticipated to open by 2027, JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Asiatique Bangkok located at Asiatique The Riverfront is set on the Chao Phraya River, featuring over 1,000 rooms, functional meeting spaces and a Spa by JW.
Expected to open by 2024 are The Asiatique Bangkok, Autograph Collection, located at Asiatique The Riverfront with 200 guest rooms; and Aquatique Pattaya, Autograph Collection, situated in the highly popular resort town at Aquatique The Beachfront Pattaya.
Upon opening, the 306-room hotel will be set alongside the Pattaya Marriott Marquis Hotel and JW Marriott The Pattaya Beach Resort & Spa, both still under development.
Marriott International’s portfolio in Thailand encompasses 45 hotels and resorts currently in operation, including nice properties with AWC.