Homewood Suites Planned for Downtown Atlanta
Thursday September 5th, 2013 - 9:32AM GPB
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ATLANTA—Homewood Suites by Hilton will open a new hotel in downtown Atlanta’s Luckie Marietta District.
Legacy Property Group is developing the ground-up property and its hotel management subsidiary, Legacy Hotel Partners, will manage the new hotel.
Construction is set to begin in second-quarter 2014, and is expected to be complete by third-quarter 2015.
The 129-suite hotel will offer one-and two-bedroom suites. Amenities include daily, complimentary, full, hot breakfast and a 24-hour Suite Shop/Pantry. The hotel also offers complimentary internet, a 24-hour fitness center, an indoor pool, business center and grocery-shopping service.
Guests will be able to utilize facilities of the Legacy Property Group’s Park Pavilion, a mixed-use project that offers a 670-car public parking deck, a public helipad and 50,000 sq. ft. of restaurant and retail tenants. Nearby attractions include the World of Coca-Cola and the Georgia Aquarium.
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