Anaheim Welcomes Opening of JW Marriott, Anaheim Resort

Anaheim, CA (June 25, 2019)JW Marriott, a member of Marriott International’s family of luxury brands, brings its first hotel to Orange County, CA with the opening of JW Marriott, Anaheim Resort. Set to become a centerpiece of the city and epitome of style and sophistication, the property will be the only luxury hotel outside the theme park and Anaheim Convention Center district. 

Scheduled to open in early 2020, the ground up build, owned by a joint venture between Prospera Hotels, Inc. and O’Connell Hotel Group, is located at the Anaheim GardenWalk, and just steps from the Disneyland Resort®, Anaheim Convention Center and all the attractions of Downtown Anaheim.

Through a holistic approach to wellbeing, travelers can revel in a stylish garden retreat that enriches the mind, body and soul. Hotel General Manager, Nusrat Mirza notes that the JW Marriott, Anaheim Resort will be a destination in and of itself where guests leave enriched and balanced.

“We are thrilled to introduce the JW Marriott luxury brand to Orange County with the upcoming opening of JW Marriott, Anaheim Resort, ” said Mirza. “The property will enhance travel in Anaheim, by both elevating hotel offerings near the Convention Center, and also introducing an entirely new luxury experience, that has previously not been available outside of theme park gates.”

Guests of the JW Marriott, Anaheim Resort will discover a kingdom all their own, and enter a secret hideaway infused with thoughtfully designed, joyful experiences. The luxury property will feature 466 lavish guest rooms including 19 suites with quiet floors, a lush garden outdoor area, and a yoga and Zen room for a well-balanced stay, and welcome respite from nearby attractions.

Offering an air of seclusion, the hotel’s park-like setting allows travelers to take in a more relaxing way of life, through an expansive fitness center with state-of-the-art-equipment, outdoor swimming pool, and imaginative Family by JW activities – designed for children ages 4-12 to enjoy creative adventures that inspire, educate and entertain.

Nourishing, chef-crafted menus set the tone for an array of exceptional culinary offerings throughout the hotel. Notably, the property will introduce the city’s highest rooftop bar and lounge. The soon-to-be nighttime hotspot will feature creative libations and spectacular views of theme park fireworks, which light the sky nightly. Additionally, an eclectic lobby bar, quick-service market café and JW Marriott Signature Restaurant provide an array of all-day dining options and locally inspired dishes.

Providing an enriching setting to host a meeting or event, the JW Marriott, Anaheim Resort will feature 15 meeting rooms and 43,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor function spaces. The spaces include 15,000 square feet for outdoor events and a 13,440 square-feet Grand Ballroom to engage up to 1,400 guests. The Grand Ballroom boasts expansive pre-function areas with floor-to-ceiling windows that provide an inspiring welcome.

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About JW Marriott, Anaheim Resort: Experience travel with greater meaning at JW Marriott, Anaheim Resort opening in early 2020. The new luxury hotel in Orange County, CA and owned by a joint venture between Prospera Hotels, Inc. and O’Connell Hotel Group, uplifts the soul, enriches the body, spirit and mind, and places travelers in an ideal location just steps from Disneyland® Resort, the Anaheim Convention Center and Anaheim attractions. Thoughtfully designed to bring people together, the hotel will offer multiple social spaces and amenities, including a JW Garden, yoga and Zen room, expansive fitness center, outdoor swimming pool, signature restaurant, and rooftop bar and lounge with stunning views of the nightly fireworks show. Plus, 43,000 square feet of inspiring indoor and outdoor function spaces will leave meeting and event attendees feeling richer than when they arrived. From locally inspired dishes to a holistic approach to wellbeing, JW Marriott, Anaheim Resort provides expertly choreographed service and experiences designed to deepen a traveler’s journey at the hotel and beyond. To learn more, visit 

About JW Marriott:

JW Marriott is part of Marriott International’s luxury portfolio of brands and consists of beautiful properties and distinctive resort locations around the world. The impressive array of award-winning hotels cater to sophisticated, mindful travelers seeking The JW Treatment™ – the brand's philosophy that true luxury is created by people who are passionate about what they do. These experiences help guests to be fully present, foster connections and feed the soul. Inspired by the principles of mindfulness, JW Marriott is a haven designed to allow guests to focus on feeling whole – present in mind, nourished in body, and revitalized in spirit – through programs and offerings that encourage them to come together, act with intention and experience every moment to the fullest. Today there are over 80 JW Marriott hotels in more than 25 countries and territories. Visit JW Marriott online, and on Instagram and Facebook. JW Marriott is proud to participate in Marriott Bonvoy™, the new name of Marriott’s travel program replacing Marriott Rewards®, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards®, and Starwood Preferred Guest®(SPG). The program offers members an extraordinary portfolio of global brands, experiences on Marriott Bonvoy Moments and unparalleled benefits including earning points toward free hotel stays and nights toward Elite status recognition. To enroll for free or for more information about the program, visit