NORFOLK, Va., Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Guests who make reservations at Norfolk Waterside Marriott can delight in revamped guest rooms, a renewed Concierge Lounge, updated guest corridor and renovated lobby. This Norfolk hotel initiated the first phase of renovations in Dec. 2012 starting with each of the 397 guest rooms. These renovations added new furnishings including carpets, wall vinyl, lighting, window treatments, desk chairs, soft seating, and new closet and bathroom doors. The Piano Lounge, now the Great Room, underwent a complete face lift in the second phase, receiving new work areas and reflecting a sophisticated, yet hip, vibe. The final phase of renovation included the hotel's lobby. Unique artwork featuring three dimensional tiles by world renowned Providence, RI, artist Coral Bourgeois is now displayed behind the front desk. Each of the custom-made tiles, colors and arrangements of the display was handpicked by the artist and represents timeless elegance. Norfolk Waterside Marriott invites guests to relax in renewed accommodations featuring luxurious bedding and waterfront views of Elizabeth River. The hotel's fitness center with an indoor pool, cardiovascular equipment and free weights allows guests to stay fit during their travel. For fine dining at its best, Shula's 347, the hotel's on-site restaurant, exclusively serves premium Angus beef burgers and steaks. About Norfolk Waterside MarriottBe immersed in luxury accommodations combined with traditional charm at Norfolk Waterside Marriott, a Norfolk waterside hotel set in the heart of the historic district. Located on the picturesque Elizabeth River, this hotel offers guests a vibrant, revitalized waterfront area with an abundance of entertainment options. From its conveniently connected Waterside Convention Center to the nearby Children's Museum of Virginia, Naval Station Norfolk and Virginia Zoo, this Marriott is ideal for business or leisure guests. Stay active at the hotel's premier fitness center, complete with personal workout TVs, or relax at Shula's 347 and enjoy world-class cuisine. Plan intimate outdoor gatherings on the sixth-floor Riverview Terrace or enjoy luxurious weddings in Norfolk and formal business meetings in the ballroom boasting 60,000 square feet of event space. For unrivaled lodging on the waterfront, look no further than Norfolk Waterside Marriott. For more information, to make a reservation or to submit a request for proposal, call 1-757-627-4200 or visit www.norfolkmarriottwaterside.com.