Mainz, Germany – AC Hotel Mainz, the first AC Hotel in Germany, has opened. The 58-room hotel is located in a restored historic building near the Mainz Central Station and within easy reach of the old-town district. The property offers: a restaurant called Adam & Eden, a French-style bistro; AC Lounge, a public space for working by day and socializing at night; complimentary WiFi; and two meeting rooms for up to 30 people.

Cincinnati – SpringHill Suites Cincinnati Blue Ash has opened, 34 miles from Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport and 20 minutes from downtown. The 100-room property offers rooms with separate living, working and sleeping spaces. In the evening, the hotel offers food and beverages, including local craft beers; and there is a 24/7 market where guests can grab a snack. Daily complimentary breakfast is provided; there is also free WiFi, same-day dry cleaning, an indoor pool and a fitness center.

Topeka – Homewood Suites by Hilton Topeka has opened with 87 studio, one- and two-bedroom suites. All feature fully-equipped kitchens; and separate living and sleeping areas. Guests are also provided with complimentary daily hot breakfast, evening weekday social, Wi-Fi and a grocery shopping service. Amenities include a fitness center, games room, indoor pool and outdoor patio with grilling area. The property is close to the city's business and shopping district.


Ocean City, MD – Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Ocean City has opened. Located on the bay, the hotel has 108 rooms, including 22 suites. Each unit has a kitchenette, flat-screen TV and private balconies. There is complimentary WiFi and breakfast as well as an indoor pool and a fitness center.