Marriott to open executive apartments in Africa


Marriott International has confirmed it plans to open three extended stay establishments in as many African countries in the next two years.

In Ethiopia, Marriot plans to open the 104-unit Marriott Executive Apartments Addis Ababa in 2015.

In Gabon, the 40-unit Marriott Executive Apartments Libreville is expected to open in 2016.

In Algeria, Marriott will open the 147-unit Residence Inn by Marriott Algiers in 2016. It is currently the only Residence Inn by Marriott scheduled to open in Africa.

Marriott Executive Apartments offers serviced studio one, two and three-bedroom apartments with full kitchens, high-speed Internet, health clubs and resident lounge access. Providing secure environments supported by 24-hour staff, the properties offer pre-arrival consultation and local area expertise for all guests.