Fairfield by Marriott Hotel to Open in Morganton, North Carolina
03/05/2020

The Hotel Opens with a New Design that Pays Homage to the Brand’s Origins at the Fairfield Farm

Online PR News – 05-March-2020 – Morganton, North Carolina – The 85-room Fairfield by Marriott hotel in Morganton, North Carolina is set to open this Friday, March 6 with a new décor that provides guests with a feeling of warmth and calm while traveling. Located at 400 North Green Street, the Fairfield by Marriott Inn & Suites Morganton Historic Downtown will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned by Morganton Lodging Associates, LP and managed by North Star Lodging Management, Inc. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Situated in the historic district of Morganton, the Fairfield by Marriott Inn & Suites Morganton Historic Downtown offers guests convenient access to Fonta Flora Brewery, Silver Fork Winery, Apple Hill Orchard, Lake James, Catawba Brewing Company, CoMMA, and is within walking distance to numerous shopping dining and entertainment options.

“Delivering both function and comfort, our new design and décor elevate the Fairfield brand, setting a new standard in the moderate tier category,” said Janis Milham, Senior Vice President and Global Brand Leader, Classic Select Brands at Marriott International. “At Fairfield by Marriott, we provide an easy, positive and productive travel experience, as well as the promise of consistent and reliable service at an exceptional value. The Fairfield by Marriott Inn & Suites Morganton Historic Downtown is a truly stunning example of the brand’s contemporary look and feel, and we are pleased to introduce Fairfield by Marriott hotels in the Morganton area.”

The new décor package is warm, timeless, forward-thinking, and inviting with simple nods back to the brand’s heritage. Specific elements meant to evoke feelings from the Fairfield Farm include a farmhouse table in the lobby for gathering and connecting, photography from the Fairfield Farm serving as artwork in the lobby and guest rooms, natural materials and unique textures, and a history wall in every property showcasing the brand’s roots.

The new guestroom design is impactful and unique, while addressing the functional needs of the Fairfield guest for a seamless experience. The room was designed with the modern traveler in mind, allowing for productivity on the road without overcomplicating the guestroom. Each room features a modern lounge chair, serving as both functional and comfortable to either work or relax in. The artwork in the room takes center stage with the window treatment acting as a focal point, displaying photography taken at the Fairfield Farm. The material is sheer and allows light to pass through the photography, warming up the room and creating a comfortable environment. Each room also offers the latest in-room entertainment technology, allowing guests to access their Hulu and Netflix accounts, as well as YouTube, Amazon Prime and HBO Go, through the HDTV. The guestrooms also feature a mobile desk, refrigerator, coffeemaker and microwave.

Additional hotel amenities include an outdoor swimming pool, a fitness center, a meeting room, business services, valet laundry service, complimentary Wi-Fi, and an onsite bar – The Magnolia Room serving local beers, wine and craft cocktails. A complimentary hot breakfast featuring oatmeal, scrambled eggs, sausage, make-your-own waffles and other healthy items, such as fruit, yogurt, and whole grain cereals and breads is also available.

About Fairfield by Marriott

Fairfield by Marriott is designed to deliver a seamless stay through trusted service and warm, inviting spaces. In addition to complimentary Wi-Fi and hot breakfast, Fairfield offers thoughtfully designed rooms and suites that provide separate living, working and sleeping areas. With over 1,000 properties around the globe, Fairfield 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 www.fairfieldinn.com, become a fan on Facebook or follow @FairfieldHotels on www.twitter.com/fairfieldhotels.

About North Star Lodging Management

North Star Lodging Management, Inc. is an experienced hotel management company specializing in managing and operating upscale select service hotels across the country. The company prioritizes customized, ground-up construction of well-known brands in primary markets and is led by a team with decades of hotel management experience. North Star Lodging Management currently has a custom Residence Inn by Marriott in Pittsburgh, PA, a recently renovated Fairfield by Marriott in New Stanton, PA, and a custom, waterfront SpringHill Suites by Marriott in Bradenton, FL. With the addition of this Fairfield by Marriott hotel in Morganton, North Star Lodging Management will be positioned for further growth across the eastern seaboard, keeping our penchant for the best in customized design and strong operational leadership wherever we go. Visit us at northstarlodgingcorp.com for more information.