Autograph Collection makes Georgia debut with new Black Sea resort

April 5, 2018

Marriott International has made its debut in Georgia with the opening of Paragraph Resort & Spa in the Black Sea coastal resort of Shekvetili.

The 220 rooms in the hotel offer private balconies, with views of the Black Sea coast. Paragraph Resort & Spa offers meeting facilities, including kids club, cinema, zip line, bicycle trails and indoor aqua park.

“We are thrilled to welcome Paragraph Resort & Spa to the Autograph Collection Hotels portfolio,” said John Licence, VP premium & select brands Europe at Marriott International.

The hotel's lobby includes a walkthrough aquarium and a winter garden with indoor waterfall and aqua park. It also has a 115m-long filtered seawater pool built into a deck leading out over the Black Sea.

“We are excited to debut our first Autograph Collection Hotel in Georgia with the beautiful Paragraph Resort & Spa Shekvetili,” said Jennifer Connell, vice president, Brand Marketing & Management, Autograph Collection Hotels. “With two additional hotels slated to open in Georgia by 2020, we look forward to expanding our footprint in the country, and continuing to grow our collection of more than 135 distinctive hotels around the world.”

The hotel’s F&B options include Lobby Bar, Winter Garden and all-day dining restaurant. Sky Bar, located on the top floor of the hotel, has 360⁰ views over both the surrounding coast and mountains.