BETHESDA, Md. (WJZ) — The Marriott hotel chain is waiving cancellation fees for guests traveling to or from China due to the deadly coronavirus outbreak.
The Bethesda-based hotel company said guests with reservations at hotels in China and guests from China traveling to other areas won’t have to pay cancellation fees through February 8.READ MORE: Sharon Gless On Book 'Apparently There Were Complaints: Cagney & Lacey 'Changed The History Of Television For Women'
“We are closely monitoring the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and World Health Organization’s statements regarding the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) cases and following the guidelines from these agencies and the local health departments,” a spokesperson said. “The wellbeing of our guests and associates is of paramount importance.”READ MORE: Harbaugh Confirms Ravens CB Marlon Humphrey Will Miss The Rest Of The Season
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