FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. — Marriott International’s TownePlace Suites by Marriott Fort McMurray opened its doors yesterday at 321 Sakitawaw Trail in Fort McMurray, Alta. The property will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned by Mikisew Cree First Nation, Royop Hospitality Corporation and Calgary-based MasterBUILT Hotels, which will also manage the hotel.
“We’re excited to introduce the TownePlace Suites brand to the Fort McMurray area,” says Diane Mayer, vice-president and global brand manager, TownePlace Suites. “We encourage our guests to be real and help them to do so by providing a seamless residential atmosphere with a friendly staff who genuinely care about our guests.”
The property offers studio and one-bedroom suites with fully equipped kitchens, as well as separate living/working and sleeping areas. Most rooms also feature the brand’s Home Office Suite, designed to provide guests with plenty of storage and flexible space.
The TownePlace Suites Fort McMurray allows guests to maintain a healthy lifestyle with an array of food options. Guests can create their own complimentary hot breakfast every morning in the lobby area and grill up dinner on the outdoor Weber grills. The 24-hour In a Pinch market and On Us coffee service offers are also available.
TownePlace Suites helps its guests stay organized on the road with the help of our partners, the Container Store. While staying at the hotel, travellers can unpack their suitcase in a custom “elfa” closet. Other hotel amenities include an indoor swimming pool, an exercise room open 24 hours a day, a meeting room, laundry facilities, complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel and on-site business services, including copying, faxing and printing. The hotel is also pet-friendly (fees may apply).