Marriott International is a US multinational diversified hospitality company that franchises or operates a broad portfolio of hotel, residential, and timeshare properties worldwide. Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Marriott has 30 brands and about 7,500 properties in over 130 countries and territories.
The quality tiers Marriott uses to categorizes it hotels are luxury, premium, select and long stay, with each further subcategorized as either classic or distinctive. Around two-thirds of the properties are franchised or licensed, with most of the remaining one-third managed.
Marriott’s sustainability and social impact platform guides the company's commitment to make a positive and sustainable impact wherever it does business.