New York – Furnished Quarters has opened One Hudson Yards in the new Hudson Yards neighborhood on the west side of Manhattan, near the High Line elevated green space. The property has a fitness center, pool, spa and bowling alley. The furnished apartments have 10-foot-high ceilings, in-unit washers and dryers, wine refrigerators and Nest thermostats.
Arusha, Tanzania – Four Points by Sheraton Arusha has opened after a redo of the historic Arusha Hotel. Located near Kilimanjaro International Airport, the hotel sits within three acres of tropical gardens in the city’s central business district. The 106-room property offers all-day dining, the Hatari Bar, an outdoor pool, fitness center and 5,500 square feet of indoor meeting space. There is complimentary WiFi and breakfast.
Philadelphia – AKA University City has opened with 268 hotel and apartment residences on the top 18 floors of the new FMC Tower at Cira Centre South. The hotel units feature full kitchens and a 24/7 resident services team for daily or weekly stays. The building offers a 25,000-square-foot, full-floor lifestyle club, Level 28, that includes a pool, a lounge, a gym, a movie theater and a restaurant.
Coralville, IA – SpringHill Suites by Marriott has opened 15 miles from The Eastern Iowa Airport – Cedar Rapids. Each of the 102 suites features a West Elm sofa that converts from a daybed to a trundle bed, and a West Elm swivel chair. The hotel offers an indoor pool, fitness center, 24/7 Market, complimentary breakfast and WiFi, and 335 square feet of meeting space.
West Jordan, Utah – The 99-suite Residence Inn by Marriott has opened, 12 miles from Salt Lake City International Airport and 20 minutes from downtown Salt Lake City. The hotel offers studio and one-bedroom suites with full kitchens. Features include: free WiFi and breakfast, 24-hour food and beverage market, evening social gatherings, business library, indoor pool, outdoor patio with a fire pit and barbecue grill, fitness center and 1,700 square feet of meeting space.