First Hospitality Group, Marathon Petroleum open Ohio's Hancock Hotel

Hancock Hotel: Photo credit: First Hospitality Group

First Hospitality Group, a hotel management, acquisition and development company, and Marathon Petroleum Corporation opened the Hancock Hotel in Findlay, Ohio. 

“We are thrilled to introduce the Hancock Hotel to the Findlay community,” a representative of FHG said in a statement. “The hotel’s luxurious amenities and guest-friendly features align perfectly with the unique character of Findlay and we look forward to becoming an integral part of the community and offering top-notch service to guests from around the globe.”

The five-story, full-service boutique Hancock Hotel began construction in 2016, and makes use of European architecture that compliments Findlay’s historic South Main Street. With 99 guestrooms, including 87 standard rooms, 11 suites and a presidential suite, the hotel also includes a “living room” lobby space, a fitness center, 7,040 square feet of meeting space and a ballroom that can hold 360 guests for events such as weddings and corporate functions. Additionally, the Hancock Hotel includes a Mancy’s Steakhouse—a restaurant brand unique to Northwest Ohio.

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“MPC is committed to making a positive difference in the communities where we have the privilege to operate, and the Hancock Hotel is an embodiment of that commitment,” David R. Sauber, SVP of human resources, health and administrative services at MPC, said in a statement. “For nearly 130 years, MPC has been proud to call Findlay home and the Hancock Hotel is a community hotel that complements and celebrates Findlay and Hancock County. We are excited to open the doors of the Hancock Hotel and look forward to welcoming guests from Findlay and around the world.”

The Hancock Hotel is located on the corner of South Main Street and East Lincoln Street on MPC’s campus in downtown Findlay, within walking distance of a number of retail stores and restaurants. Also within close proximity to the hotel is the Marathon Center for the Performing Arts, a destination in Northwest Ohio for diverse arts programming, education and entertainment.