Marriott International has revealed that it will open a Residence Inn property in Edinburgh later this year. The 107 room hotel will open under a management deal with Gladedale Venturs and it expected to open in October. It will be the first Residence Inn hotel to open in the UK and second in Europe after the Munich property. “Residence Inn is Marriott’s third largest global lodging brand and we see great potential for further expansion of the brand throughout Europe,” said Amy McPherson, president and managing director of Marriott International in Europe. Residence Inn hotels are designed for long stays, with separate living and sleeping areas and kitchens.