JW Marriott to Open Private Island Resort in Venice

The 266-room JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa will open on Isola delle Rose, a private island in Venice, Italy, in March. The property, the first JW Marriott-branded resort in Europe, will be housed in historic buildings refurbished by Italian architect Matteo Thun & Partners. The resort will have gardens, fruit arbors, olive groves, four restaurants and five bars, a cooking school and wine academy, and a spa. The details of its meeting space were not yet available.