TownePlace Suites opens 500th property

TownePlace Suites by Marriott marks its landmark 500th hotel with the opening of TownePlace Suites Richmond Colonial Heights in Virginia, the state where the brand debuted its inaugural hotel in 1997.

“TownePlace Suites has experienced exponential growth and success as a hotel brand of choice for modern-day travelers, and TownePlace Suites Richmond Colonial Heights is a remarkable addition to the portfolio,” said Diana Plazas, SVP/global brand leader, select brands, Marriott International. “We will continue to grow our footprint to provide guests with the opportunity to live uninterrupted.”

Located just south of Richmond, the 131-room hotel offers studio or one-bedroom suites equipped with high-speed internet, full kitchens and a customized Elfa closet system from The Container Store. On property, guests can enjoy a complimentary hot breakfast, a full-service lobby bar and stainless steel Weber Grills in the hotel’s outdoor patio area, complete with tools, spices and seasoning for guest usage. Perfectly positioned to explore the nearby area, The hotel is near the Appomattox River Trail, Virginia State University and Ft. Gregg-Adams.