Marriott International recently announced a new budget hotel brand, Moxy hotels, which it will develop with Inter Hospitality and Inter Ikea Group in Europe. The first hotel is set to open in Milan in 2014, with other announced hotels to open in Berlin, Frankfurt, and London.
The hotel will be stylish and contemporary, while still affordable. Rooms will have free WiFi, luxury linens, upscale bath amenities, and USB ports in electrical outlets. There will be large public spaces that offer free WiFi and complimentary computers, along with a healthy continental breakfast and an evening bar with local wines and brews. www.moxyhotels.com