Marriott Opens New Conference Center Hotel in Nebraska

Marriott International has opened a new Fairfield Inn & Suites hotel in Kearney, Neb., two hours west of Lincoln, it announced this month. The hotel — which offers 105 guest rooms and 1,400 square feet of meeting space for groups of up to 80 — is attached to the 70,000-square-foot Younes Conference Center.

"We are pleased to introduce Fairfield Inn hotels in the Kearney area," said Brian King, senior vice president, Select Service and Extended Stay Brand Management, Marriott International. "This hotel offers business and leisure travelers convenient, quality accommodations at an affordable price. We look forward to welcoming guests and providing the friendly service that sets Fairfield Inn apart."

Along with meeting space, the new hotel offers an indoor swimming pool with whirlpool spa, an exercise room, valet laundry service and complimentary high-speed Internet.