|By Marketwired .||
|August 7, 2014 02:53 PM EDT||
CHARLOTTE, NC -- (Marketwired) -- 08/07/14 -- Savvy shoppers are flocking to the new Charlotte Premium Outlets, and just five minutes away, the Fairfield Inn & Suites Charlotte Arrowood is perfectly situated to welcome weary soles after a rigorous day of retail therapy.
Located at the junction of I-77 and I-485 in south Charlotte, the Fairfield Inn & Suites Charlotte Arrowood offers comfortable guest rooms at an exceptional value for leisure and business travelers alike. Following a $500,000+ renovation in 2013, this south Charlotte hotel now features a new modern, open lobby and breakfast space designed to allow guests the flexibility to customize space to accommodate their individual needs. Small groups will enjoy the extra space to socialize or work together constructively, while individuals will feel comfortable with plenty of nooks for private reading or productivity.
Guest rooms beckon relaxation with modern, soft seating, new mattresses, crisp linens and fluffy pillows, complemented by fresh art, wall coverings and enhanced lighting. In-room entertainment incorporates 32-inch flat-screen TV's featuring more than 50 HD channels, including HBO, as well as iPod docks and free high-speed Internet. The list of updates continues with fresh interior and exterior paint, accented by new plush carpeting throughout the property.
After a rejuvenating night's sleep, guests at the Fairfield Inn & Suites Charlotte Arrowood awaken to a deluxe complimentary hot breakfast buffet featuring scrambled eggs, sausage, bacon, as well as fresh Belgian waffles, fruit, pastries, and freshly brewed coffee. Other convenient amenities include a state-of-the-art fitness center with cardiovascular equipment, seasonal outdoor pool, as well as a 24-hour Corner Market and business center.
In addition to the nearby Charlotte Premium Outlets, which feature 400,000 square feet of high-end retailers such as Saks 5th Avenue Off Fifth, Le Creuset and Kate Spade New York, the Fairfield Inn & Suites Charlotte Arrowood is conveniently located a short drive from many other local attractions. The hotel is near the 398-acre Charlotte, NC, Carowinds thrill park, as well as the NASCAR Hall of Fame and Carolinas Aviation Museum, making it the obvious choice among hotels in Charlotte Arrowood. Transportation is a breeze, too, with the hotel's location near Charlotte Douglas International Airport and the LYNX Arrowood light rail station.
Book your reservation today. For individual reservations, please call 704-319-5100; for group reservations, please contact Danielle Coufal at 704-319-5100, extension 402.
About the Fairfield Inn & Suites Charlotte Arrowood
The Fairfield Inn & Suites Charlotte Arrowood offers everything guests need for a comfortable and productive stay at a great value. This 2014 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence-winning property features newly-renovated rooms and suites and ample workspaces. Plentiful amenities include complimentary hot breakfast buffet, a seasonal outdoor pool, 24/7 fitness center, market and business center, as well as free high-speed internet. Ideally located at the junction of I-77 and I-485, the hotel is just 10 minutes from Charlotte Douglas International Airport, 6 miles from Uptown Charlotte and 5 minutes from the new Charlotte Premium Outlets. Nearby attractions include the Bank of America Stadium, Time Warner Cable Arena, Carowinds Theme Park, Billy Graham Library, U.S. National Whitewater Center, Charlotte Motor Speedway & Ramblewood Soccer Complex.
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Fairfield Inn & Suites Charlotte Arrowood
7920 Arrowridge Blvd
Charlotte, North Carolina 28273
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