Birmingham, Ala. – The 63-room Hotel Indigo Birmingham Five Points S-UAB has opened in the city’s Five Points area, an arts, entertainment and dining district. The hotel’s 28 suites also include a relaxing sitting area with wet bar, Keurig coffee machine and mini-refrigerator in the living room. Additional hotel amenities include free WiFi, fitness center and valet parking. The hotel also features the Rx Lounge, a themed bar and restaurant that captures the building’s medical arts origins.
Seoul – The 294-room Holiday Inn Express Seoul Hongdae has opened, the second for the brand in the city. Located 30 minutes from Gimpo International Airport and 50 minutes (or one hour by airport subway) from Incheon International Airport, the hotel offers convenient access to the Yeouido and Gangnam business districts. Features include free WiFi and breakfast, 24-hour fitness room, business center and laundry stations.
Dallas – Courtyard by Marriott Dallas Downtown/Reunion District has opened with 167 rooms. Upon 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, serving breakfast and dinner items, grab-and-go options and beverages. There is a rooftop bar and tapas restaurant, fitness center and 5,000 square feet of meeting space to accommodate functions of up to 250 people.
Montreal – Home2 Suites by Hilton Montreal Dorval has opened near Montreal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport with 106 suites. It features Spin2 Cycle, a combined laundry and fitness area; Home2 MKT for grab-and-go items, and a free breakfast. There is an indoor pool, indoor parking and an outdoor fire pit and grill area.