Thursday, December 1, 2022

Hampton Inn & Suites in Newport News Under New Ownership

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NEWPORT NEWS—The Hampton Inn & Suites located at 12251 Jefferson across from Patrick Henry Mall was recently purchased from Yoder Inn Group, L.P. by Shamin Hotels. The Chester-based company plans to renovate the 120-room hotel that offers 90 standard rooms and 30 two-bedroom suites.

This marks the sixth purchase of Peninsula hotels by the Shamin group, which includes the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Williamsburg, The Residence Inn by Marriott at the Newport News Airport, Hampton Inn in Hampton, Hampton Inn & Suites in Newport News at Oyster Point, and the most recently remodeled The Landing at Hampton Marina, Tapestry Collection by Hilton in Downtown Hampton.

A representative from the hotel group could not be reached for details on the renovation project or when the hotel is expected to reopen.

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