BRIDGEPORT – November 20th, 2013 - Mr. Mark Dellana, Genesis Partners Executive Director of Development at Charles Pointe is pleased to announce that a “109 suite Homewood Suites Hotel, by Hilton is scheduled to break ground by early Spring of 2014 and open by the Spring of 2015 in Charles Pointe”. Charles Pointe is a 1,700 acre mixed use, master planned “smart growth” development integrating residential, retail, hospitality, and office use with exceptional amenities including parks, trails, and an abundance of open space.

Mr. Dellana says “Dr. John Miller, CEO of the Centurion Companies, Morgantown has confirmed the franchise and has already acquired the land”. The hotel is being developed by The Centurion Development Group and will be operated by Centurion Hospitality Services.

Dr. Miller says, “The Homewood Suites are an upscale, all suite extended stay hotel which will feature amenities including”:

  • Studio, one bedroom and two bedroom suites
  • Complete kitchens in every suite
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Complementary weeknight dinner and legal beverages
  • Complementary daily hot breakfast
  • Limited concierge service
  • Indoor pool and spa
  • Indoor and outdoor fitness and recreational facilities
  • Hilton Honors loyalty program
  • Patio and front porch for guest socializing and relaxation

The hotel under design is differentiated by five distinct living and socializing areas:

  1. Arrival Area
  2. The Lodge
  3. Guest Suites
  4. Pool and Spa
  5. The Outdoor Space

The Arrival Area greet arriving guests with a porte-cochere, a front porch with rocking chairs, the lobby with a floor to ceiling stone in fireplace, business offices for guest use, the guest services area, and a convenience shop.

The Lodge connects the Arrival Area and the Outdoor Spaces. The Lodge will contain both indoor and outdoor dining, lounge and an outdoor kitchen which is designed to bring the inside out and the outside in. The patio is under a pergola has is seating and tables with the space anchored by the built in stainless steel grills and cooking island. These areas offer a welcoming environment for both work and play.

Mr. Dellana in welcoming Dr. Miller to the Charles Pointe family said, “In a growing market it is certainly positive to continue seeing West Virginians invest at Charles Pointe. Dr. Miller brings international brand strength with ‘Hilton’ and successful local ownership in his hospitality related companies”.

For more information, press only:
Mark Dellana

Dr. John Miller
304.292.5885 Ext.11