Gaithersburg Marriott Opens New Ballroom
Friday May 24th, 2013 - 10:12AM GH
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GAITHERSBURG, MD—Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center opened its new Lakeside Ballroom, Montgomery County’s first lakeside event space.
The venue features 3,372 sq. ft. of flexible indoor space and a 2,000-sq.-ft. outdoor terrace.
Construction on the Lakeside Ballroom began this past November as part of a major renovation that included a new Marriott Hotels & Resorts Greatroom and The Bench restaurant, bar and patio.
The hotel is owned by Host Hotels & Resorts.
Sara Moore serves as general manager for the property.
Tags: • Hospitality • Construction/Renovation • Ownership •
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