Marriott Opens New Fairfield Inn & Suites in Lock Haven Pennsylvania
New Hotel Showcases Fresh Décor and Redefines Moderate Tier Lodging
The hotel's public space features an innovative and contemporary design that is both flexible and functional. The open and bright new lobby welcomes guests with a vibrant color palette of greens, blues, oranges and reds. Features include free in-room high speed internet access, comfortable beds, complimentary weekday newspaper, on-site business center, fitness center and swimming pool. The Fairfield also provides complimentary hot breakfast serving delicious breakfast sandwiches, make-your-own waffles, and healthy items like fruit, yogurt, whole grain cereals and breads.
Fairfield Inn and Suites offer a variety of room types including the popular suites. Thoughtfully designed suite rooms offer separate living, working and sleeping areas and include an additional television, microwave, and mini-fridge.The sleeping area features plush mattresses, down blankets and crisp linens to create a truly revitalizing bedroom experience. The bright, spacious living area provides a well-lit work desk and comfortable desk chair and entertainment area with a second television and CD player/stereo system.
Rachael Young, general manager of the Fairfield Inn & Suites, said the new elements will be a pleasant surprise for its guests. "Business and leisure travelers alike are very receptive to the quality lodging alternative and consistency of Fairfield Inns." Young said. "Now, they will have an opportunity to experience the personality of Marriott with new services at our hotel that no other midpriced brand offers in this market."
Shaner is excited to announce that one of the first groups to use the hotel will be a major film production company. 20th Century Fox Film Corporation has selected the Fairfield to house the film crew for the production of the movie Unstoppable, starring Denzel Washington and Rosario Dawson. Fox will have exclusive use of the hotel throughout October. Filming through the region, the production will provide a significant economic impact to the Lock Haven area.
For more information or reservations, call the Fairfield Inn & Suites Lock Haven directly at 570-748-1580 the Fairfield Inn toll-free number at 800-228-2800 or visit the web site at www.fairfieldinn.com/IPTLH.
Launched in 1987, Fairfield Inn has become a leader in the moderate tier category. With more than 570 properties throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico, guests can rely on Fairfield Inn and Fairfield Inn & Suites to meet their lodging needs wherever their travels take them. Fairfield Inn participates in the company's award-winning Marriott Rewards® frequent guest program. Members earn their choice of points toward free vacations or frequent flyer mileage for dollars spent at nearly 3,000 Marriott hotels worldwide. For more information or reservations, call the Fairfield Inn toll-free number at 800-228-2800 or visit the web site at www.fairfieldinn.com. Visit Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE:MAR) for company information.
Founded in 1983 privately-held Shaner Hotels is based in State College, PA. It owns and/or operates 30 hotels in 14 states, with a total of 4,167 rooms, and specializes in buying, developing, repositioning, and re-branding hotel properties. Three different hotel brands are represented in the Shaner portfolio. For further information, visit www.shanercorp.com.
Shaner Investments L.P. is an independent branch of the Shaner Companies. Shaner Investments business plan is to target under serviced, mid-size markets in Pennsylvania that are offering economic incentives for hotel development and that also have a local university or other institution that contributes to a growing local economy.
Shaner Investments is currently engaged in the development of five acres in Lock Haven known as Susquehanna Square. The finished project will include the Fairfield Inn & Suites, two regional restaurant chains, and two residential condominium buildings each containing 12 units.