Marriott International, Inc. continues to grow its luxury JW Marriott hotel brand with the recent grand opening of the 150-room JW Marriott Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic. This marks the brand's first hotel in the Caribbean.
The hotel is located in the upscale Piantini financial district and located inside the luxurious Blue Mall, which features several fine dining restaurants and high end shops such as Cartier, Carolina Herrera and Louis Vuitton.
The VERTYGO 101 lounge, the Dominican Republic’s first “floating” restaurant and bar, features a glass floor terrace rising 101 feet above the bustling city street below and offers a full menu of crafted cocktails and innovative food items.
Along with VERTYGO 101, the JW Marriott Santo Domingo also houses the exclusive Winston Grill & Patio, a sophisticated fine dining restaurant overseen by the talented Chef Sergio Delfino that features Latin American specialties with an Asian influence as well as an extensive international wine and cocktail menu.
The 150 rooms and suites will all include the highest speed wireless internet on the market, LCD television, an Apple TV in every room, embedded TVs in the bathroom mirrors, alarm clocks with iPhone 5 and iPad docking station, Nespresso coffee machine and the signature JW Marriott brand Aromatherapy bathroom amenities.
The presidential suite will feature some of the most high-end details in the Caribbean, including an $8,000 Kholer bath tub with light therapy, massage and hydrotherapy to reach the highest level of relaxation after a long day in Santo Domingo.
The hotel offers nine event spaces, totaling over 2,938 square feet of flexible meeting and event space, including the 1,158 square foot ballroom.