Residence Inn® by Marriott Vancouver Downtown Achieves Top Accolade for Renovation Excellence from CONNECT 2022 Marriott Select Brands Owner and Franchise Awards

Vancouver, BC, February 3, 2022 – Residence Inn® by Marriott Vancouver Downtown is proud to announce that it has been recognized as the Renovation Excellence CONNECT 2022 award winner from Marriott International.

The Renovation Excellence Award honors companies that completed an on-time, complete scope-of-work renovation, resulting in an exemplary representation of the respective brand during the qualifying timeframe of January 2020 –June 2021.

Jiri Rumlena, President of SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts said “We are very proud of completing our renovation of the Residence Inn® by Marriott Vancouver Downtown and the Renovation Excellence CONNECT 2022 award is a reflection of the tremendous execution by our teams on this project.  We look forward to continuing our delivery of exceptional service and memorable stays for all of our guests.”   


About SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts
SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts is one of Canada’s leading hotel operations and asset management companies and manages a large portfolio of full-service, focused service and extended stay hotels across Canada. The company manages hotels operating under major franchise brands, such as Marriott, and Hilton.


About Residence Inn by Marriott®

Residence Inn by Marriott is the global leader in the longer stays lodging segment with more than 850 properties in over 15 countries and territories. Guests have the freedom to travel the way they live with Residence Inn’s spacious suites featuring distinct living, working, and sleeping spaces. Travelers can maximize their time and thrive while on the road with fully equipped kitchens in each suite, grocery delivery service, 24/7 grab-and-go markets and complimentary breakfasts. The warm and inviting public spaces feature modern residential design allowing guests to feel right at home, paired with the added amenities of upscale hotel living. Residence Inn is proud to participate in Marriott Bonvoy, the global travel program from Marriott International. The program offers members an extraordinary portfolio of global brands, exclusive experiences on Marriott Bonvoy Moments and unparalleled benefits including free nights and Elite status recognition. To enroll for free or for more information about the program, visit For more information or reservations, visit