Home2 Suites rooms are larger than standard hotel rooms and come equipped with kitchenettes
NOKOMIS — Sarasota County’s newest hotel had a full house its first weekend in action.
The staff is expecting similar numbers to return this Saturday, too.
It’s been just under two weeks since the Hilton Home2 Suites opened at the intersection of U.S. 41 and Albee Road, and it’s already filling a longstanding lodging void in the Casey Key region. Commercial hotels with recognizable brand flags are something of a rarity near the coast in the communities between Sarasota and Venice, and even in the off season travelers are taking advantage of this new addition.
The hotel has been coasting steadily at 50 percent occupancy during the week and is near to if not sold out for the upcoming weekends, said Michele Miller, general manager of the property.[…read more]