One on Whiteley is a new mixed-use development planned as an addition to the very successful Melrose Arch development, a pioneer of new urban fabric in South Africa. The 150-key Marriott hotel and 200-key Marriott serviced apartment offering is to be branded under the Marriott Hotels and Resorts and Marriott Executive Apartments brands respectively, and operated by Marriott International, one of the largest and leading international hotel operators. As this is a signature property in establishing and developing the brand’s footprint in South Africa. Particular attention has been given to the design and adaptability to fit with local conditions. The hotel contains conferencing and pool facilities as well as numerous food and beverage outlets, with the occupants of the executive apartments being able to utilise these facilities at all times.
The residential offering, consisting of 234 units of one, two and three bedroomed apartments, has been designed to suit localised market dynamics, presenting investors and buyers with all the necessary modern conveniences and fitted out as luxury units.
The building has been designed with a podium of public activity, consisting of car dealership, hotel reception and conferencing and fitness components, with the guestrooms and apartments sitting atop. The luxury duplex penthouse suites across both the residential and serviced apartment components crown the building and terminate the roof lines across the development.