Hotel features intuitive, flexible design and warm, natural dĂ©cor
Online PR News – 30-March-2013 – Hershey, Pennsylvania – The 108-room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in Hershey, Pennsylvania is scheduled to open on Thursday, April 4, 2013 with its smart, inventive public space and guest room design, and its bright and inviting dĂ©cor. Located at 651 West Areba Avenue, the Fairfield Inn & Suites Hershey Chocolate Avenue will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned by Springwood FHP LP and managed by Springwood Hospitality, LLC of York, Pennsylvania. This is the first Fairfield Inn & Suites in the area to feature the brandâ€™s new design and dĂ©cor, which enhance the guest experience through flexible features, and a warm and welcoming environment.
Located less than one mile from Hershey Park and 10 miles from Harrisburg International Airport, the hotel offers guests convenient access to Hersheyâ€™s Chocolate World, Penn State Hershey Medical Center and the Giant Center. Rates begin at $139 per night.
â€śDelivering both function and comfort, our new design and dĂ©cor elevate the Fairfield brand, setting a new standard in the moderate tier category,â€ť said Shruti Buckley, vice president and global brand manager, Fairfield Inn & Suites. â€śAt Fairfield Inn & Suites, 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 Inn & Suites Hershey Chocolate Avenue is a truly stunning example of the brandâ€™s contemporary new look and feel, and we are pleased with the continued growth of Fairfield Inn & Suites hotels in the Hershey area.â€ť
From the moment they arrive, guests are welcomed by Fairfield Inn & Suites Hershey Chocolate Avenueâ€™s modern, bright new design features, including an updated exterior with a signature tower, a curved porte-cochere and an inviting glass entrance that ushers them into the hotel. Once inside, guests experience the hotelâ€™s open public space featuring natural light and views throughout the lobby to connect the indoors with the outdoors. Consistent with the Fairfield brandâ€™s heritage of great service and a warm welcome, guests are greeted by associates who can easily move from behind the angled front desk to interact and answer questions.
In the hotel lobby area, guests can choose to be productive, relax or enjoy breakfast or a snack in a modern and flexible environment featuring a vibrant, natural color palette of greens, blues and oranges. The spacious lobby gives guests ample connectivity options, as well as a â€śconnect and printâ€ť area that offers both standing and seated Internet stations. Guests can also unwind in the lobbyâ€™s inviting living area â€• whose focal points include a natural stone hearth, organic-shaped sofa and lounge chair, and unique local features â€” or they can grab a drink or snack item from the 24/7 Corner Market.
The breakfast areaâ€™s signature farm table provides a central gathering place where guests can watch television, meet up with colleagues or get work done. In the morning, guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast, choosing from delicious breakfast sandwiches, make-your-own waffles and other healthy items, such as fruit, yogurt, and whole grain cereals and breads.
The Fairfield Inn & Suites Hershey Chocolate Avenueâ€™s signature â€śsmartâ€ť room dĂ©cor warmly welcomes guests into a comfortable, productive and restful environment. Flexible and functional, the guest room includes a well-designed work area, an ergonomic chair, task lighting and electrical outlets where guests need them. A curved, mobile desk enables guests to create their own work space, while also optimizing their television viewing.
Inspired by nature, the hotelâ€™s thoughtfully designed rooms and suites place the living and working area near the window to allow for more natural light and views. Building on this natural design, the room dĂ©cor features organic patterns and fresh colors, blending wood tones with bright pops of color. The new design also places the sleeping area toward the middle of the room, helping to give guests a better nightâ€™s sleep on plush mattresses, as well as easier access to the bathroom and wardrobe. The bright, spacious living area also offers a comfortable couch, refrigerator, coffeemaker and microwave, and the bath area continues the roomâ€™s bright, spacious, contemporary feel with showers available in all standard king rooms and suites.
Additional hotel amenities include an indoor swimming pool, an exercise room, an electric-car charger, valet laundry service, complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as fax and copy services.
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott is designed for todayâ€™s traveler who is looking to be productive on the road, whether for business or leisure. In addition to complimentary Wi-Fi and breakfast, Fairfield Inn & Suites offers thoughtfully designed rooms and suites that provide separate living, working and sleeping areas. With more than 675 properties throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico, Fairfield Inn & Suites hotels participate in the award-winning Marriott RewardsÂ® frequent travel program that allows members to earn hotel points or airline miles for every dollar spent during each stay. For more information or reservations, contact the Fairfield Inn & Suites Hershey Chocolate Avenue hotel directly at 717-520-5240, call the Fairfield Inn & Suites toll-free number at 800-228-2800, visit www.fairfieldinn.com or become a fan at www.facebook.com/fairfieldinnandsuites.
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