Franchise owner Mike Patel says the opening of the Staybridge Suites in Johnson City will mark the conclusion to what has been a two-year project. Grading work on the 2.3-acre site began in late 2017 after the city’s development office took several months to review construction plans for the hotel.
The Carnegie Hotel and the John Sevier Hotel were both bustling hubs in their day. Neither function as hotels today in Johnson City.
A new hotel on Johnson City’s north side will add 76 rooms to the city’s accommodations.
Johnson City’s newest hotel is set to open this week.