by Michael J. Shapiro | September 20, 2012

The 110-room Renaissance Izmir will open late this year on Turkey's western coast, Marriott International announced Wednesday. The property will be Marriott's 10th in Turkey, which is experiencing rapid growth of  its business and tourism infrastructure. The lifestyle hotel, which will be in downtown Izmir, near the Kordon seafront promenade, will offer a rooftop restaurant, a fitness center, a spa, a plunge pool and 2,130 square feet of meeting space spread among three meeting rooms.