Courtyard by Marriott Colombo due to open this year | Sunday Observer

Courtyard by Marriott Colombo due to open this year

12 June, 2021

Marriott International, Inc. signed an agreement recently with Colombo City Centre (Private) Limited, a member of the Abans International Group, to debut the Courtyard by Marriott brand in Sri Lanka.

“We are delighted to strengthen our Marriott Bonvoy portfolio of hotels in Sri Lanka with today’s signing,” said President, Asia Pacific (excluding China), Marriott International, Rajeev Menon. “This signing underscores our long-term commitment to Sri Lanka as a strategically important market, offering the potential to grow our brands and provide customers with more choices.”

Set in the heart of Colombo city adjacent to the Beira Lake, the Courtyard by Marriott Colombo will feature 164 modern guest rooms and suites. Regional Vice President, Development, South Asia, Marriott International, Kiran Andicot said, “We are very pleased to collaborate with Abans Group, who share our vision to offer smart, intuitive service and high-quality accommodation in Sri Lanka.” 

The hotel is set to feature two dining venues – including an all-day dining restaurant offering a combination of Western dishes, Asian favourites and a host of local delicacies.

“We are happy to have forged this strategic alliance with Marriott International and we are keen to see our relationship grow from strength to strength. We now eagerly look forward to opening the first Courtyard by Marriott Hotel in Sri Lanka and are excited to have MarriottInternational with us at Colombo City Centre,” said  Chairperson of Abans Group, Mrs. Aban Pestonjee.