Marriott expands Moxy brand with new Perth signing

Marriott International has signed its second Moxy hotel in Australia with Moxy Perth slated to open in December 2021.

The standalone new build 150-room hotel will begin construction this year at 195 Hay Street.

“Moxy’s global footprint has surged to 44 distinctive hotels, with another 100 in the pipeline and we are thrilled to be extending the brand further in Australia,” said Richard Crawford, Senior Director Development, Australia, New Zealand and Pacific, Marriott International.

“Moxy Perth will be an exciting addition to Perth’s accommodation landscape, taking Marriott International’s presence in Perth to beyond 1200 hotel rooms when it joins The Westin Perth, Four Points by Sheraton Perth, Aloft Perth and The Ritz-Carlton, Perth, which is set to open later in 2019.”

Each of its guestrooms will feature minimalist yet multifinctional design, in addition to brand touches including the Moxy Bar, grab and go Moxy Pickups and communal space the Moxy Living Room.

“This is the second Moxy hotel signed in Australia in 2019 alone, showing the need for lifestyle hotels in the market,” said Sean Hunt, area vice president, Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific, Marriott International.

“Moxy Perth will be a vibrant addition to the city of Perth, which, with its waterfront location and thriving calendar of events continues to attract urban travellers from across Australia and the world.”