Indianapolis – Ironworks Hotel Indy has opened with 120 rooms, a fitness center, and three meeting and conference rooms. All rooms include 60- to 75-inch Ultra HD Smart televisions with cable and Keurig coffee makers. Amenities include free WiFi, shuttle services within five miles and in-room dining.
Dubai – The 675-room TRYP by Wyndham Dubai has opened in Barsha Heights, near several business districts. The hotel offers a pool, gym, VYP lounge for VIP guests and premium Wyndham Rewards members, meeting and event spaces, and two food and beverage outlets.
Spring Branch, TX – Hampton Inn by Hilton Bulverde has opened with 84 rooms. It is adjacent to the Bulverde Visitor & Event Center (Spring Branch and Bulverde are neighboring towns), which has 5,300 square feet of meeting, office and pre-function space. The property, which has multiple outdoor green spaces, offers complimentary breakfast including On the Run breakfast bags; complimentary WiFi, free parking, an outdoor pool and a fitness center.
Braintree, MA – The 139-suite Residence Inn by Marriott has opened, less than 30 minutes from downtown Boston and 14 miles from Boston Logan International Airport. The hotel has studio and one-bedroom suites with full kitchens; Marriott’s new MVP guest entertainment technology with over 40 HD channels and streaming options; complimentary hot breakfast; 24-hour food market; weeknight evening gatherings; a business library; indoor pool; and meeting space for up to 30.
Cape Town, South Africa – The 252-room Radisson RED Cape Town has opened on the city’s waterfront. It has a gym; several food and beverage outlets, including a rooftop bar; and four meeting rooms for up to 100 attendees.
Tampa – Home2 Suites by Hilton Tampa USF Near Busch Gardens has opened near the University of South Florida with all-suite accommodations with full kitchens; the Spin2 Cycle laundry and fitness area; Home2 MKT for grab-and-go items; complimentary breakfast; outdoor pool and a fire pit.
Abingdon, VA – The 80-room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott has opened in downtown Abingdon, 20 minutes from Tri-Cities Regional Airport. It offers complimentary breakfast, a 24/7 Corner Market, indoor pool, outdoor patio, fitness center, complimentary WiFi and 550 square feet of meeting space.
Charlotte, NC – The dual-branded Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte/SouthPark and Homewood Suites by Hilton Charlotte/South Park has opened with a total of 270 rooms. The dual-brand concept offers larger communal areas than would be standard at a stand-alone property. There are two distinct lobbies and dining areas, 24-hour fitness center, outdoor heated pool and 2,500 square feet of meeting space. The Garden Grille and Bar serves breakfast and dinner, cocktails and evening room service; and the Pavilion Pantry is open 24 hours for grab-and-go items. A complimentary breakfast is offered at the Homewood Suites. There is free WiFi throughout the hotels.
Istanbul – DoubleTree by Hilton Istanbul Topkapi, a 216-room property minutes from Ataturk International Airport, has opened with conference and ballroom space for up to 700 people. There are several restaurants and a 24-hour fitness center.