• Orange County welcomes brand-new JW Marriott, Anaheim Resort

     
    POSTED November 20, 2019
     
  • Orange County welcomes brand-new JW Marriott, Anaheim Resort

     
    POSTED November 20, 2019
     
  • Orange County welcomes brand-new JW Marriott, Anaheim Resort

     
    POSTED November 20, 2019
     

The west coast is getting a major addition to its travel destination scene. Orange County’s first ever JW Marriott, Anaheim Resort is now accepting reservations for stays beginning May 17, 2020. Located at the Anaheim Gardenwalk just steps from Disneyland Resort and the Anaheim Convention Center, The highly anticipated destination gives luxury travel a whole new meaning.

“It creates an alternative to the same-old hotel experiences surrounding Disneyland and the convention center area, while elevating the modern luxury accommodations available in the area to a whole new level,” says Director of Sales and Marketing Maribel Denner. “The property will enhance travel in Anaheim, by both elevating hotel offerings near the convention center and introducing an entirely new luxury experience that has previously not been available outside of theme park gates.”

Orange County’s first ever JW Marriott hotel will offer guests and groups a welcome respite; featuring 466 lavish guest rooms, 43,000 square feet of meeting and event space, and a 13,440-square-foot Grand Ballroom for any and all of your event needs. A stand out feature for those hosting events includes the JW Gardens; an outdoor experience where companies can customize interactive art installations to represent their brands through innovative augmented reality technology.

A nod to a new form of “Agricultural Chic”, the hotel’s design inspiration takes from the texture, history, colors and character reminiscent of the surrounding area’s agricultural roots. A warm, intentional and natural ambiance greets guests along with a stunning disappearing art installation upon arrival.

Keeping up your healthy routines will be a breeze with the resort’s various pop-up spa treatments and state-of-the-art Yoga and Zen Room. Relax and rejuvenate while lounging on a cabana poolside, or break a sweat at your choice of top rated Peloton fitness classes from the comfort the state-of-the-art fitness center.

To top off this west coast paradise, the resort will feature Orange County’s highest rooftop bar/lounge. The soon-to-be nighttime hotspot will offer guests spectacular views of theme park fireworks and Southern California.

“The JW Marriott, Anaheim Resort gives an opportunity for guests to discover their own secret hideaway, where they feel like the VIP of an exclusive, private club with fresh, authentic food and beverage offerings – all delivered by a genuinely warm staff dedicated to creating meaningful, joyful experience,” says Denner.

Due to COVID-19, non-essential travel was, or has been, banned for months. Long anticipated trips and in-person gatherings were canceled and people have adjusted to the new normal: staying at home and meeting over Zoom. However, states have been slowly lifting restrictions, and non-essential travel will soon be happening across the country again. However, some may not be as comfortable with the thought of traveling as they were before the pandemic.  

 

Daily life has been significantly altered by COVID-19, no matter the industry. Many are working from home, while children stay inside for online schooling. Meetings and events have been hit especially hard, since the essence of the industry is face-to-face interactions. While we continue to self-isolate, plenty of organizations have been offering webinars with insights on how to handle the pandemic—watching webinars is a great way to use that extra time you might have used for your commute to learn something useful.

 

As the spread of the novel coronavirus continues to put immense pressure on the U.S. health care system and the people who keep it running, the American Hotel and Lodging Association is working to connect hotels with health workers who are struggling to find housing.