You are here: Home  »  News  » 


News » 

Marriott Marquis opens in the Windy City

Published: 13/09/2017 - Filed under: Home » News »

  • Print
  • Send

The 40-story Marriott Marquis opened in Chicago in the growing entertainment and convention district of McCormick Square. The property is directly connected to the McCormick Place convention center which has offers four state-of-the-art buildings offering over 173 meeting rooms with 600,000 square-feet of meeting space and much more. 

Marriott Marquis opens in the Windy City

The property offers 1,205 guest rooms including 44 suites offering city views.  The rooms feature lightbox artwork sharing views of Chicago bridges and scenery. 

Another key feature of the property is the meeting space.  In addition to the two 25,000 square –foot ballrooms featuring city views is the 43,000 square-feet of breakout space for meeting rooms.  Later this year an additional 4,000-square-foot event space will open on the 33rd floor offering unobstructed views of the Chicago Skyline and Lake Michigan. 

Art is featured throughout the property.  The hotel has commissioned art pieces from over 30 Chicago-based artists which are featured throughout the common areas of the properties. 

In Chicago and want to learn more about the space?  In September, public tours will be led on Tuesdays at 10 a.m. and Fridays at 3 p.m. For more information on the hotel, visit www.marriottmarquischicago.com. Also follow the property on social media through the following tags …. Facebook at @MarquisCHI, and Twitter and Instagram at @Marquis_Chicago.

by Elizabeth Atkinson

Bookmark with:

ADD A COMMENT » 

Login details

To add a comment, please enter your email address and password.

Keep me signed in until I sign out

New users

If you are not already registered with us, please enter your email address and chosen password above, and also complete the details below. Your screen name will be displayed on our website.

Your message





TOP SECTIONS »

World Wise

World Wise

Cultural awareness and effective communications for doing business around the world »
Read more »

Natural remedies

Natural remedies

Can health-boosting supplements help you to cope with life on the road?
Read more »

Business in Madrid

Business in Madrid

After almost a decade of recession, the Spanish capital is back on its feet with foreign investment and a flourishing tech scene
Read more »