Fairfield Inn & Suites to Open in Calhoun, GA
Wednesday July 16th, 2014 - 11:32AM PBGC
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CALHOUN, GA—The 73-room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in Calhoun, GA, will open this Friday, July 18, the first Fairfield Inn & Suites in the area to feature the brand’s new design and decor.
The hotel will operate as a Marriott franchise, and is owned by Ganesh Hospitality LLC and managed by Horizon Hospitality Management, Inc.
Centrally located between Atlanta, Georgia and Chattanooga, TN, the hotel is near downtown Calhoun, Calhoun Premium Outlets, Harris Arts Center and Carters Lake Marina & Resort.
Design elements of the property include an updated exterior with a signature tower, a curved porte-cochere and a glass entrance. The hotel’s open public space features natural light and views throughout the lobby designed to connect the indoors with the outdoors. Areas in the lobby include a “connect and print” section that offers standing and seated Internet stations; a living area with a natural stone hearth, organic-shaped sofa and lounge chair; and the 24/7 Corner Market. The color palette consists of greens, blues and oranges.
Amenities include complimentary hot breakfast, an indoor swimming pool, an exercise room, valet laundry service, complimentary WiFi and fax and copy services. The hotel also offers 700 sq. ft. of space to accommodate functions of up to 65 people.
Guestrooms include a work area, an ergonomic chair, task lighting and electrical outlets. A curved, mobile desk enables guests to create their own workspace. Inspired by nature, the hotel’s rooms and suites place the living and working area near the window. According to the company, the room decor features organic patterns and fresh colors, blending wood tones with bright pops of color. The living area also offers a couch, refrigerator, coffeemaker and microwave.
Tags: Fairfield Inn & Suites • Calhoun • GA • Ganesh Hospitality LLC • Horizon Hospitality Management Inc. • Hospitality • Brands • Architecure & Interiors • Construction/Renovation • Openings •
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