LONG BEACH, Calif., May 9, 2017 — Providing a higher level of comfort for guests, Residence Inn Long Beach Downtown has completed renovations to its spacious studio, one- and two-bedroom suites.
At a $2.5 million price tag, the updates transformed the rooms from top to bottom. Carpet was replaced, and new window and wall coverings enhance the suites with a fresh look that reflects the calm coastal setting beyond the hotel walls.
Making guests feel more at home, old chairs were replaced with softer seating to facilitate greater comfort. Sofa beds were also replaced with newer versions that can be used for both downtime relaxation and sleeping a greater number of guests. Lighting was also upgraded, and kitchen tables were substituted with sleeker alternatives. Reaching outside the rooms, the renovation also included refreshed hallway carpet, wall coverings and lighting for a more seamless flow throughout the hotel.
Inspiring travelers to have a successful short or long-term stay, all suites still feature complimentary Wi-Fi. Guests can connect to the internet and keep up with work commitments while seated in an ergonomic chair, or kick back on a full-size sofa and post pictures of the day’s adventures to social media. Catering to longer visits, the accommodations also feature fully equipped kitchens with stovetops, full-size refrigerators, microwaves, dishwashers, pots, pans and serving ware. After a delectable dinner, weary travelers can unwind atop thick mattresses with plush comforters and cotton-rich linens.
Whether a business traveler in town for a conference or large family enjoying a weekend getaway, all can take advantage of additional on-site amenities including a complimentary breakfast buffet, serving hot and cold morning favorites as well as energizing coffee options. Open year-round, a sparkling outdoor pool provides for additional refreshment, complemented by a beautiful view of downtown Long Beach across the bay. Active travelers are also invited to utilize a well-equipped fitness center with cardio machines and free weights.
Located on the water, the hotel’s updated suites offer an ideal home base for exploring Long Beach. From dining at the historic Queen Mary and attending events at The Reef to visiting the Aquarium of the Pacific and Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center, fun is never far away. Spend a few days enjoying the area before setting out on adventures from Long Beach Cruise Terminal.