Now Open: Marriott, Hilton Properties Set Up Shop

NATIONAL REPORT—Hotel Business takes a look at recent hotel openings and new-builds from the Marriott and Hilton family of brands. Here are four of them:

Fairfield Inn & Suites Coralville

The 95-room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in Coralville, IA, is set to open in mid-October, offering a new public space and guestroom design. Located at 650 Coral Ridge Ave., the Fairfield Inn & Suites Coralville will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned and managed by Hawkeye Hotels of Coralville, IA. General Manager Brian Bowser leads the management team at the property.

Courtyard by Marriott Houston Intercontinental Airport

Courtyard by Marriott Houston Intercontinental Airport has opened in Houston, feature a new lobby space and the brand’s latest contemporary room design. Located at 1538 John F Kennedy Blvd., the 127-room hotel will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned and managed by Concord Hospitality of Raleigh, NC.

Amenities include the Refreshing Business lobby environment, media pods, complimentary WiFi,  and The Bistro – Eat. Drink. Connect. The four-story hotel offers 24-hour shuttle service to and from the airport, a fitness center and guest laundry, and 1,130 sq. ft. of meeting space.

Home2 Suites by Hilton OKC Midwest City Tinker AFB

In Midwest City, OK, the Home2 Suites by Hilton OKC Midwest City Tinker AFB has opened, bringing the brand one step closer to its 200th property milestone.

Owned and managed by K.A.R.S. Investments LLC, the 99-suite hotel offers fully equipped kitchens and modular furniture. Amenities include Spin2 Cycle, a combined laundry and fitness area; Home2 MKT for grab-and-go items; and the Inspired Table, a complimentary daily breakfast. There is also an indoor heated saline pool, fire pit and grill area.

In other news, here’s a look at a new-build project happening in Chattanooga, TN:

Home2 Suites by Hilton in TN

Vision Hospitality Group Inc. recently broke ground on a 97-room Home2 Suites by Hilton located in Chattanooga, TN. Projected to open in the fall of 2018, the hotel will be located off of Interstate 75 in the Hamilton Place shopping district, which is a short distance from downtown Chattanooga.

The new-build will offer spacious suites with a customizable working area, fully equipped kitchen, microfiber hypoallergenic bed sheets, and a distinct aesthetic. Amenities will include a pool, patio with grills, fitness center and complimentary breakfast.