The 116-room Fairfield Inn & Suites Melbourne/Viera in Melbourne, Florida, is scheduled to open May 30. Sycamore Investment Group of Greenville, South Carolina, owns and manages the upper-midscale select-service Marriott-branded hotel. Yatish Patel is CEO of Sycamore Investment Group. The hotel is part of Viera Town Center, a mixed-used retail project in Viera.
Other business drivers include the Space Coast Stadium complex where the U.S. Specialty Sports Association has relocated its youth sports operations from Kissimmee, Florida; the Kennedy Space Center and the Brevard Zoo. The hotel has nearly 600 square feet of meeting space. Amenities include an outdoor swimming pool, a poolside bar, an outdoor patio with a fire pit and an exercise room.