Fairfield by Marriott coming to Middletown
From Delaware Business Now
LNW Hospitality and Axia Hotel Group have announced plans to build a Fairfield by Marriott Hotel in Middletown.
LNW announced on its website that the venture signed a franchise agreement with Marriott and is expected to break ground on a new Fairfield by Marriott in 2020, with an opening scheduled in 2021.
LNW Hospitality develops, owns, and manages hotel assets on the east coast, with three Marriott brands in its portfolio.
The company is best known for renovating and developing hotels on Jeykill Island on the coast of Georgia.
The blog post noted that parent company, Leon N. Weiner & Associates, Inc. has been in Delaware for more than 70 years. In Middletown itself, through its ownership of Middletown Trace Apartments and Fairfield Commons Apartments.
“We see tremendous opportunity in Middletown,” said Kevin Kelly, chairman of LNWA. “The town is thriving, Fairfield by Marriott is a great brand, and our partner, Axia, has a strong track record in town as well.”
Axia Hotel Group has been in the hotel business in Delaware since the 1960s and has developed eight hotels.