Courtyard by Marriott Edina Bloomington is open in Bloomington, Minnesota. The 209-room hotel Merica Lodging LLC and managed by Hawkeye Hotels of Coralville, Iowa, under CEO Bob Patel.
The 8-story hotel is near the Mall of America, Paisley Park and the Southdale Center and Galleria. It features an indoor swimming pool and 8,112 square feet of meeting space.
In August, Hawkeye Hotels acquired the Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton in Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania, as part of its expansion into the Northeast. The company also is developing a 150-room Holiday Inn in nearby Erie, Pennsylvania, which is under construction and expected to open in 2020.
“We are excited to explore further opportunities in Pittsburgh and surrounding markets as we continue to grow our development pipeline and hotel portfolio,” Om Patel, Hawkeye’s director of development, said at the time. “We look forward to developing new partnerships in this region.”