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Marriott Marquis Houston

Marriott Marquis Houston
Hotel chainMarriott Marquis
General information
LocationUnited States
Address1777 Walker Street
Houston, Texas 77010
OpeningDecember 26, 2016
Cost$335 million
ManagementMarriott International
Height400 feet (120 m)[1]
Technical details
Floor count30[1]
Floor area166,000 sq ft (15,400 m2)
Design and construction
ArchitectMorris Architects[1]
DeveloperRIDA Development[2]
Other information
Number of rooms1,000
Number of restaurants6
Website
[www.marriott.com]

The Marriott Marquis Houston is a 1000-room Marriott hotel in Houston, Texas. It is the second large hotel located near the George R. Brown Convention Center,[3][4] to which is connected by a pedestrian sky bridge.[2] It includes six restaurants and a 40,000-square-foot ballroom, the largest in Houston.[5] The hotel is the sixth Marriott Marquis Hotel.[5][4] It is most famous for the Texas shaped lazy river located on the sixth floor rooftop deck.[6]

References

  1. ^ a b c "Marriott Marquis Houston". Emporis. Retrieved July 15, 2014.
  2. ^ a b "Marriott Marquis Houston". Marriott Hotels & Resorts. Retrieved July 15, 2014.
  3. ^ Erin Mulvaney (April 11, 2014). "Business leaders see Marriott Marquis as new downtown icon". Houston Chronicle. Retrieved July 15, 2014.
  4. ^ a b "Houston's Marriott Marquis takes further shape". Hotel Design. August 23, 2013. Retrieved July 15, 2014.
  5. ^ a b Jenny Agee-Aldridge (April 11, 2014). "Marriott Marquis breaks ground with some unexpected features". Houston Business Journal. Retrieved July 15, 2014.
  6. ^ Hansen, Anastasia (April 18, 2017). "Everything You Need to Know about the Marriott Texas Lazy River Pool". It's Not Hou It's Me | Houston Lifestyle, Food and Culture Blog. Retrieved January 29, 2019.

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