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Marriott Hotels and Residence Inn opens in Downtown Lexington, Kentucky

New building features two Marriott brands under one roof.

 LEXINGTON, KY – Marriott International, Inc. announced that a dual-branded Marriott Hotels and Residence Inn by Marriott property opened in downtown Lexington, Kentucky on Wednesday, January 8, 2020. Located on the 100 block of West Main Street, the hotels are owned by City Center Hotels, a joint venture between The Webb Companies and Greer Companies and will be managed by NorthStar Hospitality LLC of Lexington, Kentucky. The new property will offer a combined 337 guest rooms and will share some amenities including a rooftop relaxation pool, a fitness center, 11,171 square feet of meeting space and Infinity – a rooftop restaurant and bar.

Located in the heart of downtown Lexington and 12 minutes from Blue Grass Airport, the dual-branded property offers guests convenient access to Rupp Arena, the Lexington Convention Center, Keeneland Racetrack, UK Good Samaritan Hospital and the University of Kentucky.

The guest rooms offer a spacious and premium feel with tailored solutions that are as inventive as its guests. Based on consumer insights, locally-inspired accents offer a sense of place, closets are open to alleviate fears of leaving clothes behind and the work surface provides flexibility to freely move and use technology wherever the guest desires. Deluxe walk-in showers and spa-like lighting provide a relaxed and upgraded experience.

Lexington Marriott City Center features the Greatroom lobby – a stylish hub of the hotel that serves as a great social gathering place for both day and night. The contemporary decor and layout provides guests with a space to relax, collaborate with colleagues or grab a night cap. Guests can enjoy a variety of great food and drink options as well as seamless connectivity with free Wi-Fi and essential technology.

Designed for stays of five nights or more, each suite has a fully-equipped kitchen with a coffeemaker, microwave oven and residential-sized appliances. Guests looking for a revitalizing sleep experience will enjoy the hotel’s plush mattresses and crisp linens, while guests focused on being productive will value their suite’s large, well-lit work desk, ergonomic chair and complimentary high-speed Internet access.

The Residence Inn’s complimentary breakfast has a variety of great options, including specially made featured items. Guests can start their day off right with healthy food choices and, with a convenient to-go offering, can make sure they do not miss the most important meal of the day.

Extending the feeling of comfortable living on the road, the hotel offers guests inviting and functional public spaces to relax or collaborate. Road warriors and families alike enjoy the hotel’s grocery delivery service, complimentary Wi-Fi, a 24-hour onsite food and beverage market, dry cleaning services, and an onsite guest laundry room.

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