SOURCE: Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay

Downtown Miami Hotels

January 04, 2011 11:44 ET

Upgraded and Unveiled: Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay Completes a 31 Million Dollar Renovation

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwire - January 4, 2011) -   The much anticipated multi-million dollar renovation of Miami's only marina front hotel, the Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay, is now complete. Introducing an entirely new look and concept to the Biscayne Bay hotel and dining scene, the enhancement project took two years and 31 million dollars. Below, a quick overview of some of the major changes:

  • Modern and comfortable guestrooms

    • $17 million of the renovation dedicated to the redesign of 600 guestrooms and suites.

  • Streamlined public areas

    • An entirely new lobby concept introduces lounge seating that inspires conversation, wi-fi to stay connected, custom lighting and timeless design elements inspired by marina and water motifs.

  • A New Twist on Dining

    • Catch Grill + Bar, a brand new waterfront dining experience with indoor and outdoor seating. Offers an inspired menu of fresh seafood, grilled specialties, specialty cocktails and more. A combination of colors and textures meld the indoor space with the outside views creating an exceptional dining venue. Art glass, natural stone, teak and espresso wood finishes reflect the modern Miami vibe.

    • Expressamente illy Café, a café with a cult following. Located in the newly designed lobby, will offer coffee, sandwiches, snacks and evening cocktails. (Opening Winter 2011.)

  • As well as:

    • Addition of new, top of the line executive boardroom, as well as introduction of the Bayview Ballroom for meetings and events, which provides full views of the marina.

    • State of the art fitness center.

    • Grand Re-Opening Package to highlight the surrounding area and attractions with discounts and savings in addition to daily credit and low starting rate.

After a 31 million dollar renovation, the Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay further distinguishes itself from other pre-cruise hotels in Miami provides discerning travelers a luxe haven in the heart of Biscayne Bay. Situated in Downtown Miami, nestled between the Performing Arts and Design Districts, the hotel is complete with modern décor spread amongst 31 floors and 600 contemporary guest rooms. Amenities include a state-of-the-art fitness center overlooking the bay, 20,000 square feet of Miami meeting space and event venues, expansive pool and Catch Grill + Bar, an exclusive waterfront eatery promising a savory dining experience. For more information surrounding Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay, please visit www.marriottbiscaynebay.com.