For Immediate Release
Contact: Thomas Jackson
New Clarion Pointe Hotel Opens in Harrisonburg, VA
Harrisonburg, VA, November 4, 2019 – Harrisonburg Inn LP and Jackson Hotel Management announce the opening of Clarion Pointe Harrisonburg. The new 101-room Clarion Pointe hotel is located at 1440 East Market Street in Harrisonburg, VA. The hotel was previously named Comfort Inn Harrisonburg and subsequently received a full renovation as part of the conversion to the Clarion Pointe brand.
Clarion Pointe Harrisonburg is the sixth Clarion Pointe to open globally, with an estimated fifty hotels in the pipeline.
It has been a long road, but we are proud to announce that our latest conversion project is complete. The Comfort Inn in Harrisonburg, VA is now the Clarion Pointe Harrisonburg; and reservations are now available on ChoiceHotels.com/va429 or by contacting the hotel directly.
New Press Release from Choice Hotels says "Sixteen Clarion Pointe hotels are expected to open by year-end".
Jackson Hotel Management is excited that our Harrisonburg, VA property is going to be one of these sixteen. We are very excited about this brand and its potential to be successful in the Harrisonburg, VA market. Come see our Contemporary design touches anytime!
Click the link above to redirect to ChoiceHotels.com for the full press release.
Influenced by the Clarion brand promise of creating environments for people to connect and socialize, Clarion Pointe allows guests to optimize their travel experience with "focal pointes," including:
Our project to convert the Comfort Inn in Harrisonburg, VA to the Clarion Pointe is entering its final stages. The lobby and breakfast room renovations are complete; as are the upgrades to the guest rooms, exterior paint, pool furniture, and front desk. The landscaping upgrades are in progress, along with the guest room wall murals (see above for a picture of our first guest room mural taken just after install), concrete and asphalt repair/replacement, new fitness center, and new guest laundry. We expect to open our doors for the first time as one of the very first Clarion Pointe hotels in the world on Thursday October 3, 2019.
Did you know?
Our company President, Brent Jackson, is a third generation hotelier.
The start of the Jackson family hotel business was at the Terra Ceia Court in Winter Haven, FL. The hotel was purchased by Brent's grandparents, Kathryn & A.C. Jackson, in the summer of 1967. Our CEO, Tom Jackson, became the Manager.
The Terra Ceia was renovated and repositioned as Driftwood Motor Lodge. The Driftwood Motor Lodge was later sold on the day Walt Disney World opened, for a premium sale price.