SPRINGHILL SUITES PLANNED FOR BATON ROUGE
BATON ROUGE, LA. — Viking Hospitality Fund is developing a $15 million, 142,876-square-foot Springhill Suites by Marriott in Baton Rouge. The four-story property will feature 119 rooms. Construction is slated for completion early next year. Amenities include a swimming pool and exercise room. The hotel will be located at 7980 Howell Blvd., near Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport. Viking is a joint venture of Dallas-based Prism Hotels & Resorts, Cambridge,Wis.-based Telemark Hotel Developers and Atlanta-based Hotel Assets Group. Springhill Suites is the first development project for the partnership. Prism will manage the property.