The Merrill Hotel & Conference Center, Muscatine in Iowa Joins Marriott International’s Tribute Portfolio


The Merrill Hotel & Conference Center, Muscatine, set on the banks of the picturesque Mississippi River in eastern Iowa, has joined Tribute Portfolio, Marriott International’s newest collection brand and growing global family of characterful, independent hotels drawn together by their passion for captivating design and their drive to create vibrant social scenes for guests and locals alike.

“We are so proud to be part of the Tribute Portfolio family,” said Rebecca Howe, president of Riverview Hotel Development LLC, the hotel’s ownership group. “We look forward to providing an unforgettable experience for the modern traveler seeking local experiences and top-of-the-line customer service.”

Situated adjacent to the city’s River Walk Park, The Merrill Hotel & Conference Center, Muscatine features 122 uniquely-styled and well-appointed guest rooms, which include a Presidential Suite, Chairman’s Suite, Junior Suites, and have the flexibility of one, two and three-bedroom configurations. Located in the heart of historic downtown Muscatinein the scenic riverfront area, The Merrill Hotel has been recognized for its luxurious accommodations, outstanding customer service, and beautiful views overlooking the gently rolling Mississippi River.

A state-of-the-art conference center is located on the top floor and features 14 meeting and event spaces with a total of 12,723 square feet of meeting space, including the 4,719-square-foot Grand Ballroom featuring floor-to-ceiling windows and a large outdoor balcony overlooking the Mississippi River. Additional amenities include an indoor, heated saltwater pool; lounge with adjacent outdoor patio; a large fully-equipped fitness center; the full-service restaurant Maxwell’s; gift shop; 24-hour business center; and concierge services.

The hotel is just 25 minutes from the Quad City area, and 30 minutes from Quad City International Airport (MLI) in Moline, Illinois. The Merrill Hotel & Conference Center, Muscatine will continue to operate under the same ownership and management companies, Riverview Hotel Development LLC & Hostmark Hospitality Group, respectively.

For more information on the hotel, call (563) 263-2600 or visit For more information on Tribute Portfolio visit

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