Marriott International has signed an agreement with Iconic Hotels to open its first property in Canberra, Midnight Hotel, which will open this September as an Autograph Collection hotel. Part of the 199-room hotel is an existing central garden atrium landscaped by leading Australian urban design architects Oculus. Building on its strong art and design concept, the hotel will showcase design from Australian architect firm, Fender Katsalidis. Each guest room will feature a bespoke commissioned piece of artwork by international artist and architectural designer, Thomas Bucich. The hotel facilities include restaurant, bar, indoor swimming pool, wellness centre, conference &event spaces and guest lounge.