Marriott opens first branded hotel in Afton

(Jackson, Wyo.) - Tomorrow, the first-ever branded hotel will open in downtown Afton. At 3 p.m., the new Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott will open on Main Street across from the Civic Center. According to hotel General Manager Winston White, this building has been in the works for about a year and a half. The three-story hotel has 62 rooms and 12 suites, free breakfast, a fitness center and a pool to accommodate families as well as the business traveler. "The way the Fairfield is set up is really friendly for any kind of traveler," he added. "It gives everything that a business traveler needs and desires, and it provides those features for families as well." For Afton, the hotel offers a new option for its visitors. "It is the first branded hotel in Afton," said White. "There are no other branded hotels, everything else is owned and operated locally." The Fairfield Inn & Suites officially opens on Thursday, March 17 at 3 p.m. *Feature Photo: Rendering of the Afton Fairfield Inn & Suites / Pitchengine Communities* #buckrail #news