Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center

North Bethesda, Maryland

Market: Washington, D.C.

Type: Hotel

Role: Investment Partner

Status: Completed in 2008; Sold in 2016

Renovated hotel in North Bethesda, Md., that is directly across from a Metro light-rail transit station, roughly nine miles northwest of the District of Columbia.

Property Size

  • 450 hotel rooms
  • 48,100 square feet of meeting space

Local Population Density

  • 7,000 people/square mile


  • Invested in the property through a venture with The JBG Companies.
  • Renovated and expanded the property, which was built in 2005, to improve its appeal to business and leisure travelers. Added a 10-story wing off of the original building that doubled the property’s guest-room capacity and features luxury suites, an outfitted concierge lounge, and an enlarged fitness center.
  • Among the hotel’s amenities are a 130-person amphitheater, the largest in Maryland; a business center; indoor pool; on-site restaurant; and a bar and lounge with outdoor seating.
  • Located on Rockville Pike, directly across from the White Flint Metro transit station, which provides light-rail access for commuters to points throughout the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area.
  • Part of a multi-site portfolio of operating properties and planned development projects located in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area that is jointly owned by MacFarlane Partners and The JBG Companies.

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Walk Score:  84     |    Transit Score:  68     |     Bike Score:  n/a

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