Shenzhen, China – 13 August 2013 – Marriott International today announced the opening of the 155-unit The OCT Harbour, Shenzhen Marriott Executive Apartments. This is Marriott International’s first extended stay property in South China, showing its continued growth and commitment to China.
Simon Cooper, President and Managing Director of Marriott International Asia Pacific, said: “We are delighted to be opening South China’s very first Marriott Executive Apartments and pleased that the popularity of the Marriott Executive Apartments brand in China continues to grow. Designed with extended stay travellers in mind, the apartments are located in an iconic location with the convenience of a five-star, full-service hotel. Offering space, ambience and privacy of residential living the Marriott Executive Apartments enables a comfortable stay while living away from home”.
The OCT Harbour, Shenzhen – Marriott Executive Apartments cover a total area of over 27,000sqm. The property has accommodation of 155 units encompassing studios, one-, two- and three-bedroom suites. Each spacious apartment allows guests to feel the authentic experience of living in the city. With separated warm-coloured bedroom, contemporary living room and office area and a fully equipped, state-of-the-art kitchen – Marriott Executive Apartments are the perfect home-away-from-home with tranquil ambience and all the benefits of a hotel. Concierge desk, foreign exchange, limousine service, and even a grocery shopping service are only a phone call away. The Resident Lounge, 24-hour gym, outdoor pool, kids’ pool, children’s playroom, and valet dry cleaning are among the services on offer.
Located in the Central business district of Shenzhen Bay, the OCT Harbour is set to become one of China’s most fashionable and international entertainment destinations with its combination of varied concepts including culture, dining, ecology and entertainment in one exciting new venue. Together with the Marriott Executive Apartments, the Harbour boasts the country’s first international waterfront shopping complex, multi-media water show theatre, high-end cultural and commercial exhibition centre as well as Dream Aquarium, Myrules World and Shenzhen’s largest five-star flagship cinema.
Marriott apartments are the perfect home away from home with all the benefits of a hotel including a Resident LoungeFeaturing a unique urban nature reserve, the OCT Harbour also links together the OCT Wetland Park and Coco Beach with the Binhai Seaside Promenade and Hongshulin Mangrove Forest conservation to form a larger-than-life ecological reserve. In addition to their ideal location, the apartments are also close to popular attractions such as The Window of the World, Splendid China, Happy Valley and Shenzhen Bay Park.
With promise to attract business travellers, leisure vacationers and value-conscious travellers alike, the exciting new addition to the Marriott International brand covers both work and leisure with the OCT Harbour Shenzhen at its doorstep. The Marriott Executive Apartments offer attractive opening promotions ranging from RMB1,380 to RMB2,680 for Studio Suites and three-bedroom apartments.
The OCT Harbour, Shenzhen, MEA, along with more than 3,800 Marriott-affiliated hotels worldwide, participate in Marriott Rewards, the guest reward programme that allows members to earn their choice of points or airline miles for each dollar spent during each stay.