If this is an example of Residence Inns, I am a new fan!
You can tell something is different as soon as you drive in and park beside the basketball court. A basketball court!!! (Not that I used it, but it gives you an idea what is ahead.
We booked a one bedroom suite which met all our criteria and then some. Virtually an apartment. A full kitchen, including a hot plate, full sized refrigerator, microwave & utensils. Great layout with a separate bedroom off of the living room.
Outside, they provide a smoking area, away from the main entrance. Just a picnic bench, but at least a place to sit, have a smoke and not feel like you are bothering anyone.
Another nice touch: a fire pit in a small social area outside.
The free breakfast was above par. The staff was good.
You can walk to a couple of restaurants but I get the impression the best one is across the street which might be a bit of a tricky maneuver due to traffic.
Congratulations Marriott. Your vison works here!
Oh, by the way, we got all of this for $89 on a weekend, might be double this during the week but still worth it.
Did I mention there is microwave popcorn in the room also! (that one got the wife).More
- Free Wifi
- Free Parking