November 30, 2022

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New hotel planned for city’s south side | News

A new lodge is prepared for the city’s south side.

A Springhill Suites by Marriott is staying produced for 246 W. Pipeline Way just west of Half Moon Restaurant and Brewery.

In accordance to a rendering furnished to the Kokomo Board of Zoning Appeals on Tuesday night, the resort will be 4 tales and face south with parking in entrance and on the east facet of the making.

In accordance to Alex Beatty, of MIRA Development, the hotel will have around 121 rooms, and the system is for development to break groind in the summer season or drop of 2023. 

“We are thrilled to construct on our presence in the sector (we own the Courtyard by Marriott across Hwy 31) and deliver a precious, upscale extended stay and all-suites choice to Kokomo,” Beatty reported in an e mail. 

The undertaking gained acceptance from the BZA for a “maximum framework height” variance, permitting the resort to be 20 toes taller than what city ordinances enable in a C2 zone. The task will have to have upcoming development approval from the Kokomo Prepare Fee.

According to Resort Business Evaluation, Springhill Suites is “geared towards the upper-moderate lodging phase of the hospitality industry” and characteristics all-suite rooms.

The new lodge is the third these kinds of undertaking declared for the south facet in the past 6 months.

A Property2 Suites by Hilton lodge will be designed at 5126 Clinton Drive and Fairfield Inn by Marriott will be developed at 5148 Cartwright Street.