by Lisa A. Grimaldi | July 13, 2018
The 533-room JW Marriott Nashville has opened in the city's downtown, near the Bridgestone Arena and the Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum.
 
The 33-story glass tower features a rooftop pool and bar, a full-service Spa by JW, chef Michael Mina's [https://www.linkedin.com/in/michael-mina-070358105] first Nashville outpost of Bourbon Steak and the Stompin Grounds Restaurant & Market. Other offerings include 50,000 square feet of indoor event space, including a 15,000-squre-foot ballroom, and a 13,000-square foot outdoor event lawn.
 
The property will offer unique guest experiences, including a Boots & Bourbon package to fit VIPs with boots from the famed Lucchese store and an F&B credit for Bourbon Steak.
 
"We are thrilled to officially introduce JW Marriott Nashville as a tribute to Music City's rich history and to provide a highly individualized, luxury experience for our guests, the likes of which has not yet been seen in Music City," said Lukus Kindlesparker, general manager of the new property. "JW Marriott Nashville is truly in a league of its own, and we look forward to offering an unmistakably authentic Nashville experience through our thoughtfully designed guest rooms, innovative food and beverage and downtown Nashville's largest spa."
 
Mitzi Gaskins, JW Marriott's vice president and global brand leader, added, "As the first luxury hotel in the downtown area, JW Marriott Nashville has gone above and beyond to incorporate local influences into a distinctly luxurious hotel experience that will allow guests to enjoy all that Nashville has to offer."