Marriott Hotels and Residence Inn Opens in Downtown Lexington, Kentucky
01/30/2020

New building features two Marriott brands under one roof

Online PR News – 30-January-2020 – Lexington, Kentucky – Marriott International, Inc. announced today that a dual-branded Marriott Hotels and Residence Inn by Marriott property opened in downtown Lexington, Kentucky on Wednesday, January 8, 2020. Located on the 100 block of West Main Street, the hotels are owned by City Center Hotels, a joint venture between The Webb Companies and Greer Companies and will be managed by NorthStar Hospitality LLC of Lexington, Kentucky. The new property will offer a combined 337 guest rooms and will share some amenities including a rooftop relaxation pool, a fitness center, 11,171 square feet of meeting space and Infinity – a rooftop restaurant and bar.

Located in the heart of downtown Lexington and 12 minutes from Blue Grass Airport, the dual-branded property offers guests convenient access to Rupp Arena, the Lexington Convention Center, Keeneland Racetrack, UK Good Samaritan Hospital and the University of Kentucky.

About Lexington Marriott City Center

The guest rooms offer a spacious and premium feel with tailored solutions that are as inventive as its guests. Based on consumer insights, locally-inspired accents offer a sense of place, closets are open to alleviate fears of leaving clothes behind and the work surface provides flexibility to freely move and use technology wherever the guest desires. Deluxe walk-in showers and spa-like lighting provide a relaxed and upgraded experience.

Lexington Marriott City Center features the Greatroom lobby – a stylish hub of the hotel that serves as a great social gathering place for both day and night. The contemporary décor and layout provides guests with a space to relax, collaborate with colleagues or grab a night cap. Guests can enjoy a variety of great food and drink options as well as seamless connectivity with free Wi-Fi and essential technology.

About Residence Inn Lexington City Center

Designed for stays of five nights or more, each suite has a fully-equipped kitchen with a coffeemaker, microwave oven and residential-sized appliances. Guests looking for a revitalizing sleep experience will enjoy the hotel’s plush mattresses and crisp linens, while guests focused on being productive will value their suite’s large, well-lit work desk, ergonomic chair and complimentary high-speed Internet access.

The Residence Inn’s complimentary breakfast has a variety of great options, including specially made featured items. Guests can start their day off right with healthy food choices and, with a convenient to-go offering, can make sure they do not miss the most important meal of the day.

Extending the feeling of comfortable living on the road, the hotel offers guests inviting and functional public spaces to relax or collaborate. Road warriors and families alike enjoy the hotel’s grocery delivery service, complimentary Wi-Fi, a 24-hour onsite food and beverage market, dry cleaning services, and an onsite guest laundry room.

For more information or reservations, contact the Marriott Hotel Lexington City Center directly at 859-253-1000 or visit www.marriott.com/lexdt, for the Residence Inn Lexington City Center call directly at 859-253-3000 or visit www.marriott.com/lexrd.

About Marriott Hotels

With over 550 hotels and resorts in over 60 countries and territories around the world, Marriott Hotels is evolving travel through every aspect of the guest's stay, inspiring brilliance at every turn. Boldly transforming itself for mobile and global travelers who blend work and play, Marriott leads the industry with innovations, including the Greatroom lobby and Mobile Guest Services that elevates style & design and technology. To learn more, visit www.MarriottHotels.com. Stay connected to Marriott Hotels on Facebook, @marriott on Twitter and @marriotthotels on Instagram. Marriott Hotels is proud to participate in Marriott Bonvoy, the new name of Marriott’s travel program replacing Marriott Rewards®, The Ritz- Carlton Rewards®, and Starwood Preferred Guest® (SPG). The program offers members an extraordinary portfolio of global brands, experiences on Marriott Bonvoy Moments and unparalleled benefits including earning points toward free hotel stays and nights toward Elite status recognition. To enroll for free or for more information about the program, visit MarriottBonvoy.marriott.com.

About Residence Inn by Marriott

Residence Inn by Marriott is the global leader in the longer stays lodging segment, with more than 800 properties located in more than 12 countries and territories. Designed for long stays, the brand offers spacious suites with separate living, working, and sleeping zones. Fully functional kitchens; grocery delivery service; 24-hour markets and complimentary breakfasts help guests maximize their time and thrive while they travel. Each Residence Inn offers free Wi-Fi in both public and guests spaces to ensure continuous connectivity while on the road. As a member of the Marriott International portfolio, Residence Inn is proud to participate in Marriott Bonvoy, the new name of Marriott’s travel program replacing Marriott Rewards®, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards®, and Starwood Preferred Guest® (SPG). The program offers members an extraordinary portfolio of global brands, experiences on Marriott Bonvoy Moments and unparalleled benefits including earning points toward free hotel stays and nights toward Elite status recognition. To enroll for free or for more information about the program, visit MarriottBonvoy.com. For more information or reservations, visit residence-inn.marriott.com. For travel tips, the latest on the brand or to connect with other travelers, “like” Residence Inn on Facebook and follow @ResidenceInn on Twitter and Instagram.