The 97-suite hotel is just two miles away from the Biloxi-Gulfport International Airport.

SpringHill Suites by Marriott Gulfport I-10 is now open in Gulfport, Mississippi. The Marriott franchise is owned and managed by Buford, Georgia-based Ascent Hospitality under founder and CEO Nash Patel.

The 97-suite hotel is two miles away from the Biloxi-Gulfport International Airport. Nearby are Gulfport Sportsplex, Gulf Island Waterpark, the Gulfport Premium Outlet Mall and the Gulfport beaches.

It offers an outdoor swimming pool, a fitness center, and a 1,150-square-foot meeting space.

Ascent Hospitality last year bought a luxury independent hotel in Chattanooga, Tennessee for $27 million.