Courtyard is the brand of Marriott International Inc. Courtyard was first sister brand of Marriott.
Courtyard hotels are for business travelers. They are the most looked after hotels for business purposes. First hotel of Courtyard was built in Atlanta in 1983. Courtyard has more than 1000 hotels across 38 countries. Courtyard shares approximately 3.6% of market size.
The main target customers for the hotel are business travelers but with time, it has started targeting leisure travelers as well. Hotels are for high price range business oriented travel purposes.
Competitors of Courtyard are Hilton Garden Inn, Cambria Suites and Wingate Inn which target mid price range business oriented travels.
Courtyard hotels have check-in and check-out app for its customers. Hotel eases the stay of the travelers to the most way possible.
Hotel has special meeting and conference rooms for its customers. Bistros help business travelers in socializing. Hotels have mini-marts within the hotel. Breakfast is not complimentary in the hotel. They have bistros which offer sandwiches, light snacks and appetizers. Rooms have free un-interrupted internet connectivity. The rooms have couches and desks. Hotel has swimming pool, exercise rooms, mini-refrigerators, micro waves. Rooms have all the luxury facilities.
Brand does offer loyalty program to get regular customers. They offer discounts for early bookings.