May 8, 2012
-- Marriott International, Inc. is scheduled to open the 120-suite Residence Inn by Marriott in Houston, Texas on Wednesday, May 16, 2012. Located at 1550 Barker Cypress Road, the Residence Inn Houston West/Barker Cypress will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned and managed by Texas Western Hospitality of Dallas, Texas.
Located 25 minutes from downtown Houston, the Residence Inn Houston West/Barker Cypress offers its guests convenient access to the Katy Mills Mall, Reliant Park, the Methodist West Houston Hospital and to many businesses in the Energy Corridor including; BP America, ExxonMobil, Shell Oil Company, Citgo Petroleum, Foster Wheeler and ConocoPhillips. Rates vary depending on length of stay.
“We are pleased with the continued growth of Residence Inn hotels in the Houston area,” said Brian King, senior vice president, Select Service and Extended Stay Brand Management, Marriott International. “This new hotel was designed to be a home away from home and provides a residential atmosphere and spacious accommodations for guest comfort.”
Residence Inns are designed as all suite hotels that offer studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom suites. Designed for stays of five nights or more, each suite has a fully-equipped kitchen with coffee maker, microwave oven, full-sized appliances and free high-speed Internet access. The hotel offers daily housekeeping, complimentary grocery shopping services and same-day dry cleaning.
The hotel features separated work areas with high-definition televisions in the lobby area. Other hotel facilities and services include an outdoor swimming pool, a state-of-the-
art fitness center featuring Precor equipment and televisions, a complimentary breakfast buffet, an outdoor fire pit and barbecue pit,a social room, weeknight social hour and complimentary business center.
With more than 620 properties in the United States, Canada, Costa Rica and Europe, Residence Inn by Marriott is a leader in the extended-stay lodging segment. Designed for long stays, the brand offers spacious suites with separate living and sleeping areas. Fully functional kitchens, grocery delivery, 24-hour markets and complimentary breakfast help guests maintain a healthy balance while on the road. WiFi allows guests to stay connected to home and office while health and fitness options and inviting lobby spaces provide comfortable places to work and relax. For more information or to book a stay, please visit: www.residenceinn.com;
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For more information or reservations, call the Residence Inn Houston West/Barker Cypress hotel directly at 281-829-2600, the Residence Inn toll-free number at 800-331-3131, a travel agent or visit the Web site at www.marriott.com/