Rockbridge, Makeready to open The Junto hotel

Rockbridge and Makeready have set a May opening for The Junto hotel in Columbus, OH, the city’s first independent lifestyle hotel.

“The Junto has been intentionally programmed as a space where people and ideas can thrive,” said Christine Magrann, president/COO, Makeready. “This destination exemplifies the creativity, and the evolving growth Columbus is becoming known for while connecting people from all backgrounds to gather and become inspired. We look forward to fostering a deep relationship between this great community and The Junto in May.”

The property will feature 198 rooms and suites, including one-bedroom suites with extended terraces dubbed “The City Escape” and a more than 1,200-sq.-ft. one-bedroom suite with a separate living area known as “The Apartment.”

Amenities will include four F&B outlets, including a rooftop bar, more than 13,000 sq. ft. of event and meeting space, a fitness center and The Gear Garage, which will offer guests complimentary recreational equipment including bikes, scooters and longboards.