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Old February 12th, 2015, 04:22 AM   #41
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Inside the new JW Marriott hotel: Crystals, pizza ovens, granite countertops and Starbucks


It appears that the new JW Marriott Austin will be ready in time for #sxsw 2015. #atx by h_fakhr, on Flickr

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Behind the construction barriers at the new JW Marriott hotel, craftsmen are hanging thousands of strands of crystals by hand in the ballroom chandeliers — 1,200 strands in each smaller fixture, 3,600 strands in the larger fixtures.

Granite counters have been installed in guest rooms and some 500 semi-trucks are delivering furniture for the 1,012 guestrooms. The floor in the lobby is being polished to a high gloss sheen, the wood-burning pizza oven is installed in the signature Italian restaurant Osteria Pronto and landscapers are tending to the soil where large trees will be planted on the fifth-floor pool deck.

The creative details and more were on display Monday when Austin Business Journal took a tour of the site. Spit and polish efforts are in full swing as owner White Lodging Services Corp. gears up for the hotel's grand opening on Friday, Feb. 13.

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See slideshow: Inside the new JW Marriott hotel: http://www.bizjournals.com/austin/bl...el-austin.html


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Looking forward to next week and working at the first ever event at Austin's brand new JW Marriott, the soon-to-be largest hotel in town and the largest JW in the US. by h_fakhr, on Flickr



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