New TownePlace opens in Smyrna, Tenn.

(The hotel, which is located in Smyrna, Tenn., is owned and managed by Vision Hospitality Group of Chattanooga.)

The new TownePlace Suites by Marriott Smyrna, Tenn., is now open for business. The property is located at 990 Colonnade Drive, and is owned and managed by Vision Hospitality Group of Chattanooga, Tenn.

The hotel includes a floor-to-ceiling TowneMap, which is designed to help guests acclimate themselves to the local area of Smyrna by pointing out places to eat, play and explore. The TownePlace Suites Nashville Smyrna is located 16 miles from Nashville International Airport and 25 minutes from downtown Nashville, and the hotel offers guests convenient access to the Avenue Shopping Center, Stones River National Battlefield and Sam Davis Home and Plantation.

Designed for travelers who need accommodations for longer stays, this new property offers studio and one-bedroom suites with fully equipped kitchens, as well as separate living/working and sleeping areas. The property’s suites include full kitchens with stainless steel appliances and granite countertops, adjustable work spaces with built-in shelves and lighting, a large flat screen television, as well as luxurious new bedding. Most rooms also include the Home Office Suite, which is designed to provide guests with additional storage and flexible space.

The TownePlace Suites Nashville Smyrna also provides a number of food-and-beverage options, including the opportunity to create their own complimentary hot breakfast every morning in the lobby area. Guests also have access to on-property outdoor Weber grills, as well as the 24-hour In a Pinch market and On Us coffee service. A full kitchen and refrigerator allow guests to cook their own food, or save their leftovers after eating in Smyrna.

The TownePlace Suites Nashville Smyrna also has a partnership with the Container Store, providing custom elfa closets in every guestroom. Other hotel amenities include an outdoor pool, an outdoor patio with a fireplace, an exercise room open 24 hours per day, laundry facilities, complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel and on-site business services, including copying, faxing and printing.