New Residence Inn to open in Bossier City, La.

A new 131-suite Residence Inn by Marriott is opening in Bossier City, La. Located at 501 Traffic Street, the all-suite Residence Inn Shreveport-Bossier City Downtown will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned by Kalthia Group Hotels, managed by Dimension Development Company and under the leadership of GM Gary Theus and director of sales Jennifer Boone. The hotel is scheduled to open Nov. 19, 2015.

The Residence Inn Shreveport-Bossier City Downtown is an all-suite hotel that offers studio and one-bedroom suites. The hotel's location offers guests access to the Horseshoe Casino, the Louisiana Boardwalk, the Shreveport Convention Center, the CenturyLink Center, Independence Stadium and Barksdale Air Force Base.

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The hotel offers a complimentary breakfast and high-speed Internet access. Guest suites come with fully-equipped kitchens, coffeemakers, microwave ovens and residential-sized appliances.

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