New Colorado Marriott prepares to open

(The 125-room hotel will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned and managed by Propel Management of San Antonio, Texas.)

The Courtyard by Marriott Denver Southwest/Littleton is preparing to open its doors in Littleton, Colo., on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016.

Located at 3056 West County Line Road, the 125-room hotel will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned and managed by Propel Management of San Antonio, Texas. Whether traveling for business or pleasure, the Courtyard Denver Southwest/Littleton offers guests access to historic downtown Littleton, the Rocky Mountains and downtown Denver. The hotel is also located near Chatfield State Park, Hudson Gardens and Events Center and Red Rocks Park and Amphitheater.

Courtyard's newest room design offers hybrid zones for working, sleeping and relaxing, and include design aesthetics such as indirect lighting and a neutral, tone-on-tone color palette.

“From day one, Courtyard has prided itself as a brand that listens to business travelers,” said Callette Nielsen, VP and global brand manager, Courtyard. “Today’s technology has changed how people travel. Our guests want a room that has purpose and flexibility that enables a seamless transition between relaxing and working. Courtyard is designed to offer them a relaxing and functional space to work the way they want to, when they want to.”

The newest Courtyard design is meant to appeal equally to business and leisure travelers.

The Courtyard by Marriott Denver Southwest/Littleton also provides the Refreshing Business lobby environment, where guests can access an open and bright area outside of their rooms. Along with media pods, complimentary Wi-Fi and a variety of seating zones, the redefined space is designed for everything from pop-up meetings to social gatherings. The lobby also includes The Bistro – Eat. Drink. Connect, offering casual seating, access to food and healthy menu options for breakfast and light evening fare, including snacks, cocktails, wine and beer.

Throughout the hotel, guests can connect using ample electrical outlets. The business library has several computer terminals, along with a printer and separate computer stations dedicated solely to printing airline boarding passes and checking flight status. The hotel also has a guest recycling program, with receptacles for paper, glass, plastic and metal located by side exits.

The four-story hotel has an indoor swimming pool, an outdoor terrace with a fire pit and scenic mountain views, fitness center and guest laundry, and offers 1,200 square feet of meeting space to accommodate functions of up to 75 people.