Marriott International has announced the opening of its first property in Madurai­, Tamil Nadu — Courtyard by Marriott Madurai. The hotel is in close proximity to the city’s iconic landmark Meenakshi Amman Temple.

The 86-key Courtyard by Marriott Madurai includes four plush suites that perfectly cater to the needs of the business as well as leisure travellers.

The F&B outlets here include Madurai Kitchen serving local and international cuisines, Balcony offering a selection of beverages and quick bites, and Lobby Lounge for baked goods, frappes and shakes.

Additionally, Courtyard by Marriott Madurai has a fitness centre and other recreational amenities for guests to enjoy.

Narendra Babu, General Manager, Courtyard by Marriott Madurai said, “The opening of Courtyard by Marriott marks our entry into one of the most renowned cities of India, which is highly regarded for its wealth of cultural heritage and historic attractions. In addition to its cultural relevance, Madurai is also home to various manufacturing industries making it an important tourist destination for both business and pleasure in South India. We are thrilled to welcome guests into our stylish and comfortable spaces, with our warm and friendly hospitality and international quality standards the Courtyard the brand is known for.”