News in brief: Marriott, Steigenberger, Jabal Omar

Marriott expands in Russia:  Marriott International signed a management agreement for the 220-room Voronezh Marriott Hotel, set to open in 2015.

Read more at the Marriott News Center


Steigenberger expands in Netherlands:  Steigenberger Hotel Group announced that it will take over the 440-room Four Star Superior Hotel at Amsterdam’s Schiphol International Airport.

Read more at MarketWatch


More info on Jabal Omar project:  The previously announced Jabal Omar Development Co. development in Makkah, Saudi Arabia, will include 10 hotel towers comprising 38 hotels, which will be managed by Marriott International, Hilton Worldwide and Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide among other companies.

Read more at Bloomberg


New owner for Texas Hilton:  Affiliates of The Redstone Companies, LP and BBA Capital, LLC have formed a joint venture with Sara and Rob Whittle and Mike Whittle and acquired Hilton Dallas/Rockwall Lakefront, located in Rockwall.

Read more at Big Travel News


Inspirato enters Asia:  Inspirato announced the addition of three new properties in the Maldives and two new properties in Thailand.

Read more at CNBC