Wilmington, DE – March 21, 2018 – The 96-suite Residence Inn by Marriott in Wilmington, Delaware is scheduled to open this Thursday, March 22, 2018. Located at 1300 North Market Street, the all-suite Residence Inn Wilmington Downtown will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned and managed by Canon Hospitality Management. The new Residence Inn is the first hotel to open in downtown Wilmington in 20 years.

Located in downtown Wilmington and 20 miles from Philadelphia International Airport, the Residence Inn Wilmington Downtown offers its guests convenient access to The Grand Opera House, Chase Riverfront Center, New Castle County Courthouse, and within walking distance to numerous offices and restaurants. Rates vary depending on length of stay.

“We are pleased to introduce Residence Inn hotels in the Wilmington 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.”

The Residence Inn Wilmington Downtown is an all-suite hotel that offers studio and one-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 Wilmington Downtown rotates a wide selection of healthy choices at our free hot breakfast every day. Start with favorites like bacon and eggs, Greek yogurt, cut fruit or waffles and make it yours with our extensive toppings, ranging from fresh spinach and cheese to sliced almonds and strawberries. Enjoy all the options you need to start your morning with endless possibilities.

Extending the feeling of comfortable living on the road, the Residence Inn Wilmington Downtown 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 also maintains a business library where guests can fax, copy and print materials, and provides guests a fitness center and two meeting rooms with a total of 1,590 square feet of meeting space to accommodate functions of up to 49 people. The hotel will feature an onsite restaurant offering guests a taste of local flavor as well as locally brewed beverages.