Marriott International, Inc. announced that a combined 79-room Fairfield Inn & Suites hotel and 78-suite TownePlace Suites hotel in Louisville, Kentucky is now open for business.
Located at 10110 Champion Farms Drive, the hotel was developed jointly by Poe Companies of Louisville, KY, White Lodging of Merrillville, IN and REI Real Estate Services of Indianapolis, IN. The hotel is owned by SuiteLou NE, LLC and managed by White Lodging Services of Merrillville, Indiana. The four-story property will share lobby space, an indoor swimming pool, a fitness center and a patio with a fire pit and barbecue grills for guest comfort and convenience.
Located 12 miles from Louisville International Airport and 15 minutes from downtown Louisville, the hotel offers guests convenient access to E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park, Cinemark Tinseltown USA Louisville and the Paddock Shops.
“Attracting both business and leisure travelers, the Louisville area is an ideal location for this dual opening,” said Janis Milham, Senior Vice President, Classic Select Brands for Marriott International. “Each brand offers distinct amenities and services that tailor to all visitors.”
White Lodging continues to be one of the largest hoteliers in Louisville. With local ownership at its roots, it operates seven hotels with another two under development, all in the Louisville market. In the Louisville market alone, White Lodging currently operates 1,414 hotel rooms, with another 315 under development.
“Together with my longtime partners, White Lodging and REI Real Estate Services, we are excited to deliver another premium Marriott-branded hotel in this growing northeast Louisville corridor.” Steve Poe says, CEO of Poe Companies.
“I’m very excited to open White Lodging’s first dual-branded hotel in Northeast Louisville and am eager to take advantage of my market knowledge and familiarity in the Northeast community to build a strong opening team and help successfully gain loyal sales accounts.” Angela Kretzer says.