Overseas brief: Marriott acquires Paris Rive Gauche Hotel
Marriott has acquired Sofitel's 782-room Paris Rive Gauche Hotel from Accor. The property will be rebranded as a 757-room Marriott in late 2007. In the interim, it will be operated by Marriott as the Rive Gauche Saint-Jacques Hotel & Conference Centre, Paris. www.marriott.com.