March 31, 2016 – Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) and Pinnacle Hospitality LLC have signed an agreement to build a brand new Residence Inn by Marriott hotel at the Westgate Center development. Work on the hotel, which is aimed at the extended-stay business and leisure markets, will begin this summer and is expected to be completed in the summer of 2017.
The 105-room Residence Inn Westgate will become part of the Westgate Center development which includes the Hampton Inn & Suites, Holiday Inn Express & Suites, Summit Pointe Conference & Events Center, Spartan 16 Theater and City Range restaurant. Residence Inn by Marriott hotel guest rooms are well-appointed and feature a convenient full kitchen, spacious bathrooms with walk-in shower, signature sofa for relaxing, and sleek desk design that offers room to spread out and work in comfort. Coupled with the Activated Gatehouse® design, which offers zones for relaxing both indoors and out, an upgraded hot breakfast, and free Wi-Fi, the ability for guests to thrive on long trips has never been better.
“We are thrilled to add the Residence Inn to our growing Westgate Center Development in Spartanburg as we look to expand our hospitality portfolio in the Upstate. The Residence Inn is a leading performer and proven industry innovator,” said Sachin Shanbhag, Managing Director, Pinnacle Hospitality LLC.
About Residence Inn
With more than 650 properties in the United States, Canada, Europe, the Middle East and Central America, Residence Inn by Marriott is the leader in the extended-stay lodging segment.
Residence Inn participates in the company’s award-winning Marriott Rewards frequent travel programs that allows members to earn hotel points or airline miles for every dollar spent during each stay. For more information, visit www.marriott.com.