Homewood Suites Opens in Columbus, OH
Friday August 30th, 2013 - 9:04AM BHP
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COLUMBUS, OH—Lane Avenue Enterprises, Ltd. opened a 109-suite Homewood Suites by Hilton here. The five story hotel is being managed by S&S Management, Inc.
Industry veteran Nathan Lipps is serving as general manager; Lesley Cornathan is the director of sales.
Homewood Suites Columbus/OSU offers studio, one- and two-room suites, with additional guest amenities, including a full evening meal Monday-Thursday in the hotel’s hospitality center—the “Lodge”—24-hour on-site pantry, complimentary grocery shopping service, indoor pool, outdoor BBQ area, fitness center, 24-hour business center and meeting facilities able to accommodate up to 80 persons.
The hotel, located at 1576 West Lane Ave., is in the Upper Arlington entertainment district, one mile from The Ohio State University and the Jerome Schottenstein Center, and near shops, restaurants and entertainment options, including the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, Short North Arts District, Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens and COSI – an interactive science center.
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When you hear all the lodging industry projections for the months and years to come, much of the robust growth is forecast to be the result of the expected influx of travelers from China. In what could only be seen as good news for the industry, that expectation moved a little closer to reality when President Obama signed a visa waiver extension for Chinese travelers earlier this month.