New TownePlace Suites hotel opens doors in Austin

Marriott International’s TownePlace Suites by Marriott in Austin, Texas, is now open for business. The new TownePlace Suites Austin North/Tech Ridge is owned by MB Hospitality, LP and managed by Pillar Hotels & Resorts of Plano, Texas.

“We are excited with the continued growth of the TownePlace Suites brand in the Austin area,” said Loren Nalewanski, vice president and global brand manager, TownePlace Suites. “At TownePlace Suites, we get it. We want to go above and beyond to do everything we can to make our guests feel comfortable. We encourage our guests to be real, and help them to do so by providing a seamless residential atmosphere with a friendly staff who genuinely care about our guests. That is what our brand is all about, and this property is a great example of that.”

The TownePlace Suites Austin North/Tech Ridge is located 18 miles from Austin Bergstrom International Airport and 11 minutes from downtown. The new hotel offers guests convenient access to the The Domain, the Texas State Capitol and The University of Texas.

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The new property offers studio and one-bedroom suites with fully equipped kitchens, as well as separate living/working and sleeping areas. Most rooms also feature the Home Office Suite, designed to provide guests with plenty of storage and flexible space to spread out and make it their own.

The hotel allows guests to maintain a healthy lifestyle with an array of food options. While on property guests can create their own complimentary hot breakfast every morning in the lobby area, and can grill dinner on the outdoor Weber grills. The 24-hour In a Pinch market and On Us coffee service offer guests the chance to get their snack and caffeine on whenever they feel the need. The full kitchen and refrigerator allow guests to cook their own food, or save their leftovers after eating at a local Austin hotspot.

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