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Residence Inn Hotel to open in Jackson, Miss.

Nina Herrera-Davila
Marriott International
301-380-2691
nina.herrera-davila@marriott.com

Todd Smith
Deane | Smith
601-460-0705
todd@deanesmithpartners.com


Stylish and functional hotel design lets extended-stay guests thrive on the road
JACKSON, Miss. – August 16, 2016
– The 95-suite Residence Inn by Marriott in Jackson, Miss. is scheduled to open on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016. Located at 1248 Eastover Drive, the all-suite Residence Inn Jackson at The District at Eastover will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned and managed by InterMountain Management, LLC of Monroe, La.

Located less than four miles from downtown and nine miles from Jackson Evers International Airport, the Residence Inn Jackson at The District at Eastover offers its guests convenient access to the Mississippi Children’s Museum, the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and the Mississippi Natural Science Museum. Rates vary depending on length of stay.

“We are pleased to introduce Residence Inn hotels in the Jackson area,” said Diane Mayer, vice president and global brand manager, Residence Inn. “When on the road for an extended period, our guests need space to spread out, maintain their life’s pace and restore their energy to help them maintain a healthy balance and routine while traveling. This new hotel offers them a seamless blend of modern style and functionality that allows them to settle in and thrive.”

Residence Inn properties are designed as all-suite hotels that offer studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom suites. 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. Designed for stays of five nights or more, each suite also has a fully-equipped kitchen with a coffeemaker, microwave oven and residential-sized appliances.

The Residence Inn Jackson at The District at Eastover’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 Residence Inn Jackson at The District at Eastover 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, 24-hour onsite food and beverage market, dry cleaning services, and onsite guest laundry room. The hotel’s weeknight evening gatherings - the MIX™ offer a casual, relaxing environment where guests can be as social as they want, while enjoying premium beers and connection to local flavors. The hotel also maintains a meeting room, a business library where guests can fax, copy and print materials, and provides guests with an outdoor swimming pool, an outdoor fire pit, exercise room and Sport Court®.

Residence Inn by Marriott

Residence Inn by Marriott is the global leader in the extended-stay lodging segment, with more than 700 properties located in the United States; Canada; Europe; the Middle East and Central America. Designed for long stays, the brand offers spacious suites with separate living, working, and sleeping zones. Fully functional kitchens; grocery delivery service; 24-hour markets and complimentary breakfasts help guests maximize their time and thrive while they travel. The RI Mix™ evening events afford guests the opportunity to socialize and connect with the local community. Each Residence Inn offers free Wi-Fi in both public and guests spaces to ensure continuous connectivity while on the road.

As a member of the Marriott International portfolio, Residence Inn participates in the award-winning Marriott Rewards® frequent guest program. Members earn their choice of points toward free vacations or frequent flyer mileage for dollars spent at any of the more than 4,000 Marriott hotels worldwide.

For more information or reservations, call the Residence Inn toll-free number at 800-331-3131 or visit residenceinn.marriott.com. For travel tips, the latest on the brand or to connect with other travelers, “like” Residence Inn on Facebook: www.facebook.com/residenceinn and follow Residence Inn on Twitter: www.twitter.com/residenceinn.
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About InterMountain Management, LLC

As one of North America's largest hotel management and development companies, InterMountain Management specializes in the select-service and extended-stay hotel segments. For over 30 years, InterMountain Management's dedication to success is proven in the results as a hotel owner, management company and hotel developer. They currently own and/or manage approximately 60 premium branded hotels nationwide, with an additional 30 in their pipeline. For more information, or to view hotel locations across the U.S., visit their website at www.intermountainhotels.com.

About The District at Eastover

The District at Eastover represents the best of mixed-use urban revitalization in the heart of Mississippi’s capital city. Conveniently located between Jackson’s historic Eastover and Fondren neighborhoods and adjacent to the I-55 corridor and the University of Mississippi Medical Center, The District offers a transformative destination characterized by boutique shopping, acclaimed restaurants, thoughtfully planned office space and luxury residential living opportunities. Learn more about The District at www.thedistrictateastover.com.

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