Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa to Unveil $1 Million Lobby & Atrium Renovation

Discover modern amenities, charming accents and flexible spaces

Dec 30, 2013, 11:10 ET from Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa

LEXINGTON, Ky., Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Meet the world's dynamic demands with a touch of charm at Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa. With a $1 million renovation of the resort's lobby and atrium that will be begin next month, guests will be able to grasp the sophistication they desire and the flexibility they deserve.

Upon entering this redefined Lexington hotel and resort, guests will find a new front desk and porcelain floors right in the lobby. Set the pace for superior business meetings and functions in the newly configured atrium. Reserve a room to meet and collaborate with colleagues or work individually by booking through the innovative Workspace on Demand by Marriott.

Guests will be able to gather with colleagues in the new Marriott Greatroom, and then head over to the revamped JW's Steakhouse & Bar for delicious bites, specialty cocktails and some of the best bourbon found in Kentucky.

The renovations are part of an extensive $5 million project which began earlier this year. Guest rooms received new furnishings, carpeting and stylish accents including vinyl headboards, Tempur-Pedic® mattresses and patio furniture, among others. In addition, the resort updated its concierge lounge, hospitality and presidential suites, Elmendorf and Spendthrift meeting rooms.

About Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa
Enveloped by the rolling hills of Bluegrass Country, one Lexington lodging destination stands above the rest with unmatched Southern hospitality and genteel ambiance. Griffin Gate Marriott Resort & Spa is a true urban oasis, located within close proximity to area highways, yet secluded enough for guests to experience a scenic resort ambiance. They are a conveniently located hotel near University of Kentucky and numerous dining and entertainment options, and we offer relaxing amenities as part of our extensive guest room renovation. Featuring the most innovative meeting space of any Lexington hotel, Griffin Gate provides abundant choices, including the Mansion, a meticulously restored 19th-century antebellum manor. Hit the links at our Rees Jones-designed golf course, indulge in a treatment at The Spa at Griffin Gate or relax poolside.

For more information or to make reservations, call 800-391-6690 or visit

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