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I booked two room at JW Marriott Chongqing. The cost for each room is at 810CNY (130USD). However, I redeemed one of my expiring Marriott Rewards Free Night Certificate while paid cash for the other room. I consider this to be quite a reasonable price for a full-service Marriott hotel in Chongqing.
We arrived at the hotel slightly past midnight. The lobby is quite dark and the lobby lounge is closed. The check-in is smooth and there is a dedicated lane for Marriott Rewards members.
Only of the rooms received an upgrade to the club floor. I decided to let my family enjoy the more spacious club floor room while I headed to room 1506, a standard city view room.
The room is quite spacious and our room has double beds. There is a welcome fruit plate on the table, consisting of longan, grapes and a small banana. The fruit plate is a nice touch considering this is only the standard base room you get in this hotel.
There is a CINO coffee machine (a brand I have never heard of) in your room.
At the end of the room, there is a working desk and a sofa.
The bathroom is spacious; there is a bathtub as well as a shower. The sink is made of marble.
I left the hotel very early the next morning for my flight to Helsinki, so I did not have the chance to sample the breakfast and executive lounge in this hotel.
I only stayed in this hotel for a very quick overnight. The hotel is in the heart of Chongqing, and the location can easily be a convenience for you to explore the city center. The rooms are spacious and comfortable. I would definitely recommend this hotel if you are looking to explore downtown. My only complaint is the distance to and from the airport.