7 all-suites openings from Marriott, Hilton

The TownePlace Suites by Marriott Owensboro (Ky.) features 102 suites, an outdoor swimming pool, a 24-hour fitness center, 1,035 square feet of meeting space and laundry facilities. Photo credit: Marriott International

All-suites brands from Marriott International and Hilton have opened a wave of new hotels over the past few weeks. Here’s the latest.

SpringHill Suites

The 103-suite SpringHill Suites by Marriott Indianapolis Plainfield opened July 2. The hotel provides guest laundry facilities, an indoor swimming pool, a fitness center and meeting space. It is located about 10 minutes from Indianapolis International Airport and 20 minutes from downtown Indianapolis. Shree Hotels owns the hotel and Commonwealth Hotels manages it.

The 96-key SpringHill Suites by Marriott Kansas City Country Club District opened July 9. MHG Hotels of Indianapolis owns and manages the hotel. The hotel is located 15 minutes from downtown Kansas City, Mo., and 23 miles from the Kansas City International Airport. The four-floor hotel includes a swimming pool, guest laundry facilities and 324 square feet of meeting space.

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TownePlace Suites

The 102-suite TownePlace Suites by Marriott Owensboro opened June 28 in Kentucky. Amenities there include an outdoor swimming pool, a 24-hour fitness center, 1,035 square feet of meeting space and laundry facilities. The property is located within a 15-minute drive of downtown Owensboro, Ky., the O.Z. Tyler Distillery, Smothers Park and the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum. Owensboro Hotel Partners owns the hotel and Superhost Hospitality manages it.

Earlier last month, the 88-suite TownePlace Suites by Marriott Cedar Rapids Marion opened in Iowa. Marion Hotel Associates owns the hotel and Kinseth Hospitality manages it. Amenities include an indoor swimming pool, a 24-hour fitness center, laundry facilities and 252 square feet of meeting space.


Late last month, Vrancor Group opened the Home2 Suites by Hilton Brantford, its second property in the Brantford, Ontario, area. The hotel features 90 suites, a combined laundry and fitness area, a grab-and-go market, an indoor saline pool and event space for up to 100 attendees. Nearby attractions include the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre, Wilfred Laurier University, Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts, Bell Homestead National Historic Site and Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant.

The 100-suite Home2 Suites by Hilton Smithfield Providence also opened in late June. The hotel, located about 20 minutes northwest of Providence, R.I., marks the brand’s first location in Rhode Island. The hotel features a fitness center, an indoor saline pool, a combined laundry and fitness area and a grab-and-go market. RudraH Hospitality owns and manages the hotel.

Embassy Suites

The former Hilton Suites Auburn Hills has reopened as the Embassy Suites by Hilton Auburn Hills following a renovation. The Michigan hotel is located a block away from the Fiat Chrysler Headquarters and Technology Center and less than 30 miles from downtown Detroit. It features 224 suites, a redesigned bar, a restaurant, 3,000 square feet of meeting space, a newly designed pool, a 24-hour convenience store and a fitness center. Schulte Hospitality Group owns and operates the hotel.