AC Hotel Kingston, Jamaica opened, adding 219 guest rooms and more than 18,000 square feet of meeting space to Jamaica's capital city.

Guests will have access to a 24-hour fitness center; an outdoor pool; the brand’s signature AC Kitchen, which provides a daily European-inspired breakfast buffet infused with a taste of Jamaica; and the AC Lounge, which offers an open ambiance, ideal for co-working and socializing.

“We are delighted to welcome our first AC Hotel to Jamaica, offering travelers a modern aesthetic and intuitive service as well as an opportunity to slow down and uncover the beauty in the essential while visiting the destination,” said Toni Stoeckl, vice president, Distinctive Select Brands for Marriott International, and Global Brand Leader, AC Hotels by Marriott.

This new addition to the city is expected to have positive implications for the country’s tourism sector. In a recent walk-through of the hotel, Minister of Tourism for Jamaica, Edmund Bartlett said, “The debut of a brand like AC Hotels in Kingston will solidify the city’s status as a strong city tourism destination.”

AC Hotel Kingston Jamaica adds a modern touch not only to the Kingston skyline but to the wider Caribbean region, joining AC Hotel by Marriott San Juan Condado as the brand’s second hotel in the region.

The hotel design includes elegant, clean lines that are signature features of the brand, along with touches that reflect Jamaica’s vibrant flair.

Throughout the hotel, guests will find an impressive collection of art, each crafted by Jamaican artists, and one-of-a-kind furnishings that have also been locally made.

The hotel is equipped with over 18,000 square feet of meeting and banquet facilities that can accommodate 600 people, making this the largest meeting space in the city.

Information is based off a press release from AC Hotel Kingston, Jamaica.