Morganton, NC – March 9, 2020 – The 85-room Fairfield by Marriott hotel in Morganton, North Carolina is now open with a new décor that provides guests with a feeling of warmth and calm while traveling. Located at 400 North Green Street, the Fairfield by Marriott Inn & Suites Morganton Historic Downtown will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned by Morganton Lodging Associates, LP and managed by North Star Lodging Management, Inc. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Situated in the historic district of Morganton, the Fairfield by Marriott Inn & Suites Morganton Historic Downtown offers guests convenient access to Fonta Flora Brewery, Silver Fork Winery, Apple Hill Orchard, Lake James, Catawba Brewing Company, CoMMA, and is within walking distance to numerous shopping dining and entertainment options.
“Delivering both function and comfort, our new design and décor elevate the Fairfield brand, setting a new standard in the moderate tier category,” said Janis Milham, Senior Vice President and Global Brand Leader, Classic Select Brands at Marriott International. “At Fairfield by Marriott, we provide an easy, positive and productive travel experience, as well as the promise of consistent and reliable service at an exceptional value. The Fairfield by Marriott Inn & Suites Morganton Historic Downtown is a truly stunning example of the brand’s contemporary look and feel, and we are pleased to introduce Fairfield by Marriott hotels in the Morganton area.”
The new décor package is warm, timeless, forward-thinking, and inviting with simple nods back to the brand’s heritage. Specific elements meant to evoke feelings from the Fairfield Farm include a farmhouse table in the lobby for gathering and connecting, photography from the Fairfield Farm serving as artwork in the lobby and guest rooms, natural materials and unique textures, and a history wall in every property showcasing the brand’s roots.
The new guestroom design is impactful and unique, while addressing the functional needs of the Fairfield guest for a seamless experience. The room was designed with the modern traveler in mind, allowing for productivity on the road without overcomplicating the guestroom. Each room features a modern lounge chair, serving as both functional and comfortable to either work or relax in. The artwork in the room takes center stage with the window treatment acting as a focal point, displaying photography taken at the Fairfield Farm. The material is sheer and allows light to pass through the photography, warming up the room and creating a comfortable environment. Each room also offers the latest in-room entertainment technology, allowing guests to access their Hulu and Netflix accounts, as well as YouTube, Amazon Prime and HBO Go, through the HDTV. The guestrooms also feature a mobile desk, refrigerator, coffeemaker and microwave.
Additional hotel amenities include an outdoor swimming pool, a fitness center, a meeting room, business services, valet laundry service, complimentary Wi-Fi, and an onsite bar – The Magnolia Room serving local beers, wine and craft cocktails. A complimentary hot breakfast featuring oatmeal, scrambled eggs, sausage, make-your-own waffles and other healthy items, such as fruit, yogurt, and whole grain cereals and breads is also available.