Openings in Washington, D.C.; Houston; Yakima, Wash.; Lagos, Nigeria; Hong Kong; and Southington, Conn. >>
Washington, D.C. – Courtyard and Residence Inn by Marriott Washington Downtown/Convention has opened adjacent to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. The hotels include a combined 504 guest rooms, over 10,000 square feet of flexible meeting and event space, and The Delegate, a restaurant. The 357-room Courtyard has rooms with 55-inch, flat-screen TV’s. The 147-room Residence Inn offers large rooms with separate living areas and full kitchens. The connected hotels share a rooftop space that offers an exercise facility and a tented event space. They also offer over 10,000 square feet of meeting space, free WiFi, guest laundry and grab-and-go market.
Houston – TownePlace Suites by Marriott Houston Baytown has opened with studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom suites with full kitchens, as well as separate living/working and sleeping areas. Amenities include complimentary breakfast, outdoor Weber grills, 24-hour In a Pinch market and On Us coffee service, exercise room, laundry and complimentary WiFi.
Yakima, Wash. – My Place Hotel Yakima has opened with 64 rooms close to Yakima’s downtown. The hotel offers a kitchen, on-site laundry, free WiFi and 24-hour My Store in the hotel lobby. There is an optional Breakfast in Bed option for a minimal cost.
Lagos, Nigeria – Radisson Hotel Lagos, Ikeja and Park Inn by Radisson Serviced Apartments, Lagos, Victoria Island have opened. The Radisson Hotel Lagos, less than a mile from the international airport, has 94 rooms, a restaurant, bar and pool terrace. There are three meeting rooms and a business center. The Park Inn has 55 apartments on Victoria Island, the city’s financial district. There is a restaurant, pool and meeting space for 112.
Hong Kong – Hong Kong Ocean Park Marriott Hotel, a 471-room urban resort minutes from the center of the city, has opened. There is a Club Wing which houses the executive M Club where guests can work, have a snack and meet. It also offers breakfast, evening hors d’oeuvres and drinks. The property has four restaurants, a large ballroom and an outdoor pool.
Southington, Conn. – Courtyard by Marriott Southington has opened with 125 rooms near downtown Southington. On arrival, guests can store bags on the "Luggage Drop" and plug personal devices into the "Tech Drop" ledge for seamless technology integration. The lobby features the Bistro for breakfast and dinner items, grab and go options and beverages. There is a fitness center, a large patio and 1,100 square feet of meeting space.