The new hotel’s innovative design and flexible space tailors to the needs of today’s modern traveler
Courtyard by Marriott, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s extraordinary portfolio of 30 hotel brands, today officially opened its doors in Melaka, Malaysia. Featuring sophisticated yet comfortable spaces, Courtyard by Marriott Melaka provides contemporary Asian hospitality in the heart of the UNESCO World Heritage City.
“We are thrilled to expand our Marriott Bonvoy portfolio of hotels by introducing our 40th property in Malaysia and our 3rd Courtyard hotel following the opening of Courtyard by Marriott Penang in 2018 and Courtyard by Marriott Setia Alam in 2022. The opening of Courtyard by Marriott Melaka further underscores our commitment to provide our guests with more diverse offerings in Malaysia,” said Rivero Delgado, Area Vice President – Malaysia, Marriott International.
Courtyard by Marriott Melaka, which is owned by Yong Tai Berhad, is an ideal choice for both business and leisure travelers to explore the charming heritage city of Melaka. With the hotel’s prime location just 15 minutes away from the Melaka International Airport, the hotel serves as an ideal base for visitors, providing unparalleled access to the city’s historical attractions, shopping district, and local street food scene.
The UNESCO World Heritage Sites of St. Paul’s Hill and Stadthuys historical structure known as the Red Square for its red exterior and red clocktower built in 1650, are just minutes away, while local Peranakan cuisine, handicrafts and live performances await at the bustling Melaka Riverfront and Jonker Street. The city is also home to numerous museums, galleries and cultural centers, making it a rich destination for art and history lovers.
For the business traveler, Courtyard by Marriott Melaka is a modern oasis with contemporary spaces to rest and re-energise. All 287 well-appointed rooms and suites are designed with guests’ comfort in mind. Guestrooms feature harmonious earth tones with a warm and neutral palette, adding calm and sophistication to any stay. After an enriching day, guests can retreat into plush bedding, crisp linens and unwind with a 55-inch smart television. High-speed Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel, allowing guests to stay connected with their loved ones or continue their work without interruption. For travelers looking to stay fit while on the road, the hotel’s 24-hour fitness center and outdoor infinity pool are readily available for a swim or quick workout.
The all-day dining Courtyard Cafe offers a menu influenced by both local and International cuisines. With an open kitchen and live cooking concept, the Courtyard Cafe is the perfect place for guests to start their day with a delicious breakfast, enjoy a hearty lunch or a wholesome dinner.
For guests seeking to unwind with evening drinks, 1939 Lounge offers an assortment of sophisticated cocktails and refreshing beverages. This elegant bar features a warm and inviting atmosphere to mingle and socialize with friends or colleagues after a long day.
In addition to its comfortable accommodations and dining options, Courtyard by Marriott Melaka also offers variety of versatile function spaces totaling 1,650 square meters, comprising five meeting rooms with natural daylight, as well as a 7-meter high, pillar-less Grand Ballroom that can host up to 1,000 guests. The Grand Ballroom is divisible by three separate function rooms for intimate events, making it the perfect venue for weddings, corporate events and social gatherings.
“As Malaysia’s oldest city, Melaka has evolved into a vibrant leisure and business hub. We cannot wait to welcome visitors to this beloved destination. We are committed to delivering an enjoyable stay that inspires and re-energizes guests at an affordable price point, an experience that has become synonymous with Courtyard by Marriott,” said Lee Ng, General Manager of Courtyard by Marriott Melaka.