DevelopmentOpeningsResidence Inn Hotel To Open In Little Rock, Ark.

Residence Inn Hotel To Open In Little Rock, Ark.

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.—The 107-suite Residence Inn by Marriott in Little Rock, Ark., is scheduled to open this week. The property will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned by McKibbon Hotel Group and managed by McKibbon Hotel Management of Tampa, Fla.

“We are pleased with the continued growth of Residence Inn hotels in the Little Rock area,” said Diane Mayer, vice president and global brand manager, Residence Inn. “When on the road for an extended period, our guests need space to spread out, maintain their life’s pace and restore their energy to help them maintain a healthy balance and routine while traveling. This new hotel offers them a seamless blend of modern style and functionality that allows them to settle in and thrive.”

Residence Inn properties are designed as all-suite hotels that offer studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom suites. Suites include work desks, ergonomic chairs, and complimentary high-speed Internet access. Designed for stays of five nights or more, each room also has a fully-equipped kitchen with a coffeemaker, microwave oven, and residential-sized appliances.

The hotel also features a business library where guests can fax, copy, and print materials, and provides guests with an outdoor swimming pool, exercise room, and meeting room.