NATIONAL REPORT—Archer Hotel Napa prepares to open as part of renewal efforts in the area; WoodSpring Suites sets its sights on Miami; and more U.S. openings:
Archer Hotel Napa
Archer Hotel Napa, a luxury, boutique, new-build hotel in the center of downtown Napa, CA, is set to open its doors on Nov. 27. The 183-room, five-story property offers 360-degree views of Napa Valley from its rooftop, 39 balcony-clad suites, many with fireplaces, and a rooftop spa. Charlie Palmer Steak Napa, its restaurant and culinary partner, also serves its 17,000 sq. ft. of meeting and event space.
The property, which serves as the anchor for the First Street Napa development and is at the heart of the revitalization effort downtown, was conceived with a strong consideration of place; Napa-centric design, decor, themes and programming can be found throughout. Archer Napa and the entire collection, with properties in New York and Austin, TX, as well as others in the pipeline, is brought to life by LodgeWorks Partners L.P., the owner and developer of this hotel and the brand.
WoodSpring Suites Miami Southwest
The WoodSpring Suites Miami Southwest has opened at 16055 SW 117th Ave., Richmond Heights, FL. Owned by Gold Coast Premier Properties LLC, the hotel will be operated by Hotel Management & Consulting LLC (HMC).
The four-story, newly constructed extended-stay hotel offers 123 suites in three-room layouts. As with all WoodSpring Hotels, each room has an in-room kitchen equipped with a full-size refrigerator, two-burner stove top and microwave. Properties are pet-friendly and offer free wireless internet, vending machines and guest laundry. There is an expanded lobby space, complimentary coffee and a fitness center.
Ellis Hilton Garden Inn
Equus Capital Partners Ltd. and the Mullen Family celebrated the completion and opening of the Ellis Hilton Garden Inn with a ribbon cutting ceremony. The 138-room hotel has a restaurant and bar, four large banquet and meeting rooms and outdoor lounge area with a fire pit.
The hotel is the latest offering from Equus Capital Partners at Ellis Preserve, a 218-acre master planned mixed-use community featuring 1.5 million sq. ft. of Class A office space, 240,000 sq. ft. of retail anchored by Whole Foods, 142 townhomes and 252 apartments. The Ellis Hilton Garden was designed by Jonathan Nehmer + Associates Inc. (JN+A) and HVS Design. It is managed by Gulph Creek Hotels.
Home2 Suites by Hilton Jackson
Home2 Suites by Hilton Jackson has opened in Jackson, MI. The hotel has 83 suites and a range of value, tech-focused and eco-conscious amenities. Owned, developed and managed by Ontario Hospitality Inc., the property offers all-suite accommodations with fully equipped kitchens and modular furniture.
There is complimentary internet, communal spaces, and trademark Home2 Suites amenities, such as Spin2 Cycle, a combined laundry and fitness area; Home2 MKT for grab-and-go items; and the Inspired Table, a complimentary breakfast. There is also a heated indoor pool and an outdoor patio area with barbecue grills and a fire pit. The hotel is also pet-friendly.