The Ritz-Carlton, Abu Dhabi
The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal, United Arab Emirates

Middle East & Africa


Marriott International began operations in the Middle East in 1980 with the opening of the Riyadh Marriott Hotel in Saudi Arabia. The first hotel in Africa followed in 1982, with the opening of the 1,106-room Cairo Marriott Hotel & Omar Al Khayyam Casino. Over the past couple of years, the company has grown in the Middle East and Africa region, entering new markets, and introducing new brands, such as Protea Hotels in 2014 and Autograph Collection in 2015. Today, the region has over 225 properties in operation, and another 150 properties in the pipeline.

Brands under development in the Middle East & Africa region include:

Contact us to learn more about developing in the Middle East & Africa region.


Featured Properties

Middle East & Africa Development Team

The development team is strategically placed in key markets to cover the expanding growth in the region.
DUBAI HEAD OFFICE
SOUTH AFRICA OFFICE
PARIS OFFICE
EDITION and W DEVELOPMENT