“We are thrilled to announce these three new hotels in Sochi and to be part of the growing infrastructure and rise of this great destination,” said Amy McPherson, president and managing director for Marriott International in Europe. McPherson added, “Sochi has long been known as Russia’s most fashionable resort destination, and, now with the upcoming 2014 Winter Olympic games, the world’s spotlight will be focused on the city. We look forward to opening these great new hotels and welcoming guests from around the world to Sochi to enjoy all this incredible destination has to offer.”
Located on the Black Sea, JW Marriott Sochi Golf Resort will feature 150 rooms and is expected to open in early 2014. Marriott Krasnaya Polyana Hotel is the largest of the three hotels, featuring 398 rooms and located in the skiing town of Gorky Gorod; it’s expected to open in late 2013. Courtyard by Marriott Sochi Plaza Hotel will feature 345 rooms and is expected to open in late 2013.