Street parties, Samba parades and extravagant balls await any traveler headed to locations throughout the Caribbean and Latin America for Carnival 2020. Consider these Marriott International properties throughout the region, each of which celebrates in its own way.
For those traveling to Rio de Janeiro, the JW Marriott Rio Hotel will host a Feijoada party to celebrate Carnival. The celebration will take place at the Mezzanine level of Terraneo Restaurant offering guests views overlooking Copacabana Beach. Running from 12:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. guests can enjoy feijoada, caipirinhas and desserts accompanied by a samba school that will play popular music from Brazilian Carnival.
For those traveling to Trinidad and Tobago for Carnival, the Courtyard by Marriott Port of Spain offers easy access to downtown Port of Spain, affording guests seamless travel to and from the lively parades and concerts. Additionally, the hotel is situated by the ocean, allowing guests to enjoy some downtime on the beach after days of parading through the streets
Celebrated since 2008, the Punta Cana Carnival is an initiative of Grupo Puntacana through the Grupo Puntacana Foundation and is good for travelers looking to explore the cultural and folkloric traditions and values of the Dominican Republic. Guests of the Four Points by Sheraton Puntacana Village can immerse themselves in the Dominican folklore with the events at the Punta Cana Carnival, many of which take place just a few blocks away from the hotel making it easier for guests to take part of the festivities.