Delonix Group and Marriott International sign first three agreements in China

Rendering Courtesy of Marriott International
As part of its strategic cooperation agreement with Delonix Group, a leading Chinese hospitality company, Marriott International has announced the launch of the first three projects.

It is expected that the first signed Tribute Portfolio Hotels will open in spring 2025, and include the Grand New Century Hotel, Hangzhou Boao, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel, the Wonderland Resort, Hangzhou Jiande, a Tribute Portfolio Resort and the Grand New Century Hotel, Chongqing.

“We are pleased with how quickly our strategic agreement with Delonix Group has materialized with today’s announcement of the first phase,” said Yibing Mao, Marriott International‘s president for Greater China.

“The confidence that Delonix Group and other owners and franchisees have in Marriott underscores our operational excellence and the power of our brands. We are optimistic in meeting consumer needs, strengthening our brand presence in the region, and driving revenues for owners.”

A trio of destinations in China

These signings will mark Tribute Portfolio’s brand debut in three destinations: Chongqing, Xiaoshan and Jiande.

Grand New Century Hotel, Chongqing, a Tribute Portfolio Hotel will offer 210 modern guest rooms and suites. Strategically located in the center of Chongqing, it is in close proximity to Chaotianmen Wharf, Hongya Cave, and tourist attractions and business districts.

Wonderland Resort, Hangzhou Jiande, a Tribute Portfolio Resort is located in the Qililong Area of the Fuchun River – Xinan River Scenic Area in Jiande, Hangzhou. Neighboring famous historical and cultural attractions such as Lingshi Temple and Zixu Gorge, the hotel features unique chalets and vacation-style cottages, offering a total of 203 guest rooms.

The third hotel, Grand New Century Hotel, Hangzhou Boao is located in the central area of Xiaoshan district, Hangzhou. The hotel draws design inspiration from Hangzhou’s abundant river system and will feature 299 guest rooms and suites.

Continuing partnership between Delonix and Marriott

Alex Zheng, Executive Chairman of Delonix Group commented: “We are pleased with the progress of our collaboration with Marriott International. With our local expertise combined with the strengths of Marriott, we look forward to offering more high-quality projects in the future.”

Delonix currently owns and operates 10 lifestyle brands: Grand New Century, Maison New Century, Found Retreat, Grand House, Wonderland Resorts, CANARY, Ruby Hotels, MJ Hotel, Yiju Life and MORA SPACE.