Dual Branded TownePlace Suites & Courtyard By Marriott To Open In Abilene, Texas
09/09/2015

New hotels with shared amenities are managed by Texas Western Management Partners

Online PR News – 09-September-2015 – Abilene, Texas – Marriott International, Inc. today announced that a combined 76-suite TownePlace Suites and 76-room Courtyard by Marriott in Abilene, Texas will open this Thursday, September 10, 2015. Located at 2141 Scottish Road, the hotels are owned by Western International and managed by Texas Western Management Partners of Dallas, Texas.

Located five miles from Abilene Regional Airport, the hotels offer guests convenient access to Abilene Christian University, Dyess Air Force Base, the Abilene Zoo, Frontier Town and the Grace Museum. The properties share an outdoor swimming pool, a fitness center and 1,100 square feet of meeting space with a capacity to accommodate up to 70 people.

"Attracting both business travelers as well as tourists, the Abilene area is an ideal location for the dual opening," said Janis Milham, senior vice president, modern essentials and extended stay brands for Marriott International. "Each brand offers distinct amenities and services that tailor to all visitors."

About The TownePlace Suites Abilene Northeast

Guests can enjoy a complimentary hot breakfast buffet every morning in the lobby area, as well as 24-hour On Us® coffee service. For those who want a quick snack, guests can also select food and beverage items from the 24-hour In a Pinch® market.

Ideal for travelers who need accommodations for longer stays, this property offers studio suites featuring one king-size or two queen beds with fully equipped kitchens, as well as separate living/working and sleeping areas. Guests can work and relax on their terms in brightly colored modern suites that feature full kitchens with stainless steel appliances and granite countertops, adjustable work spaces with built-in shelves and lighting, a large flat screen television, as well as luxurious new bedding. Most rooms also feature the Home OfficeÔ Suite, designed to provide guests with plenty of storage and flexible space to spread out and make it their own.

About The Courtyard by Marriott Abilene Northeast

The Courtyard hotel guest rooms feature modern design with a contemporary feel. The room design offers hybrid zones for working, sleeping, relaxing and getting ready. Hotel guest rooms feature either a king-size bed or two double beds, a seating area and well-lit work desk. Other in-room amenities include plush mattresses, crisp linens, coffee maker, hair dryer and iron with ironing board.

The Bistro ®, Courtyard's popular food and beverage offering, serves up casual, flexible seating; easy access to food and higher quality, healthier menu options for breakfast; and light evening fare, including snacks, cocktails, wine and beer, for guests to unwind.

Courtyard's award-winning touch-screen concierge, GoBoard®, provides local information, maps, weather and headline news on a 55-inch, LCD screen. Guests also can also obtain immediate access to detailed flight information for local airports, popular entertainment and local event information, as well as walking directions.

TownePlace Suites and Courtyard by Marriott participate in Marriott International's award-winning Marriott Rewards® 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 hotels directly at 325-673-0400, call the TownePlace Suites toll-free number at 800-257-3000, the Courtyard toll-free number at 800-321-2211 or visit www.towneplacesuites.com or www.courtyard.com.

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