The four-story hotel features a newly designed bistro in the lobby.

Courtyard by Marriott West Springfield is now open in West Springfield, Massachusetts. The 121-room hotel is operating as a Marriott franchise, owned and managed by Shield Hotels of Northampton, Massachusetts, under Principal Kirit Patel.

The four-story hotel is near Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and the MGM Casino. It features a newly designed bistro in the lobby as well as electrical outlets and a business library.

It also provides an indoor swimming pool, a fitness center, and guest laundry and a 700 square feet meeting space.

Shield Hotel group manages four hotels across Massachusetts and one in Connecticut. Patel formed the company in 2000 as he consolidated the management of his hospitality ventures into a single entity.