Marriott Hotels, part of Marriott International is steadily growing its first West African hub
with exciting activities throughout the festive season.
Accra Marriott Hotel, the Gateway to West Africa on Thursday, December 6, mounted
its first official Christmas tree in the capital city of Ghana, treating over hundred guests
to trending music and cocktails.
The event dubbed Christmas Tree Lighting hosted by talented young star and DJ,
Switch, as well as celebrated radio and television personality Giovanni Caleb saw the
Marriott International brand in the West boldly transforming itself for mobile and global
travelers who blend work and play. From the sweet sounds of holiday favorites from
local music artists as jockeyed by DJ switch to the giant Father Christmas figure seated
at the entrance treating guests to photo sessions and pleasantries while they jingle all
the way through the Greatroom at the hotel, Accra Marriott, welcomed customers to the
complimentary event with an early Christmas.
For their twinkle and fun-inspired holiday décor, word has it that, the ice cream served
on the night was on top of guest’s cravings!
The Christmas Tree Lighting event saw over 200 guests including the Chief Executive
Officer (CEO) of Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA), Mr Akwasi Agyemang, Oheneyere
Gifty Anti and husband Nana Ansah Kwaw IV, Actress Chris Kata and fashion
influencer Nuel Bans of Debonair Afrik.
Other influencers who were sighted by NetbuzzAfrica.com included renowned sound
engineer and music coach Justice ‘Wei Ye’ Oteng, artiste manager Stephen Creepy,
Television personality Nuong Faalong among other top business moguls.
There were also reps from NetbuzzAfrica.com, Tmghlive, Ebox Africa along with Kobby
Kyei, Odartey Gh, Francis Banks and other top content curator-bloggers from the
DJ Switch, the star of the night treated guests to the best musical selections alongside
her dance antics before joining the crowd for various photo sessions.
Marriott currently leads the industry with innovations, including the Greatroom lobby and
Mobile Guest Services that elevates style & design and technology.
With its local touches blending to create a vibrant aesthetic topped with amenity-filled
guest rooms, the plush hotel has been listed as the official Christmas centre to enjoy all
the good meals with exciting entertainment including a touch of live band music this