AURO HOTELS OF Greenville, South Carolina, on Dec. 8 opened its TownePlace Suites by Marriott in North Charleston, South Carolina.

The TownePlace Suites by Marriott Charleston Airport/Convention Center has 40 one- and two-bedroom suites. TownePlace Suites is an upper midscale extended stay brand.

“We are proud to continue our long-term commitment to serve the Charleston market,” said D.J. Rama, president and CEO of Auro Hotels. “This is our sixth Marriott branded hotel in Charleston, and this addition to our portfolio was a strategic move to allow us to better serve the needs of all types of travelers in the beautiful and desirable Charleston area.”  Auro Hotels is part of the Rama family business formerly known as JHM Hotels, which recently divided its assets into four separate companies.

The hotel is two miles from the Charleston International Airport and 20 minutes from downtown. It is near Tanger Outlets, Park Circle, numerous golf courses and local beaches. The hotel also offers guests nearby access to Joint Base Charleston, Boeing, SAIC Inc. and Trident Medical.

Its floor-to-ceiling TowneMap helps guests acclimate themselves to Charleston by featuring great places to eat, find entertainment and explore.

The hotel has a fitness center, an outdoor swimming pool, a business center, and an outdoor patio with fire pit. Guests are treated to a free breakfast and can cook dinner on outdoor Weber grills. The hotel also features the 24-hour In a Pinch market and On Us coffee service.