Fort Smith, Ark., welcomes first new hotel in five years

Hilton Worldwide opened the Home2 Suites by Hilton Fort Smith. The hotel will have 90 suites, is owned by Driscoll Properties and managed by Marion Driscoll Hotels and Resorts.

Home2 Suites by Hilton Fort Smith is located near Fort Smith Airport and Mercy Hospital, and the new hotel is also nearby Parrot Island Water Park, Fort Smith Regional Art Museum and the Janet Huckabee Nature Center.  This will be the first hotel built in the area in five years.

Home2 Suites by Hilton Fort Smith offers complimentary Internet, community spaces and amenities such Spin2 Cycle, a combined laundry and fitness area, and Home2 MKT for grab-and-go items. Guests can access the Inspired Table, a complimentary breakfast, and an indoor pool and an outdoor patio with fire pit. All Home2 Suites properties are pet-friendly.