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Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott North Conway Celebrates Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Fairfield Inn & Suites Ribbon Cutting

North Conway, NH | May 23, 2023 – Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott North Conway welcomed local dignitaries to help celebrate the hotel’s grand opening on Tuesday, May 23rd. The celebration included tours of the property, a traditional ribbon cutting ceremony, free raffle giveaways, with drinks and snacks. The hotel is owned by Kearsarge Hospitality, LLC and managed by Lafrance Hospitality, headquartered in Westport, MA.

In attendance were local Mt. Washington Valley Chamber of Commerce members, city officials, Mt. Washington Valley President Rob Clark, Chairman of The Fairbank Group Brian Fairbank, and President & General Manager of Cranmore Mountain Resort Ben Wilcox along with hotel owners Richard Lafrance, Chairman of Lafrance Hospitality and Tim Burkhardt, Vice President of Lodging and Development, CHA of Lafrance Hospitality. Following the ribbon cutting ceremony a donation was presented to Jen’s Friends Cancer Foundation and received by Erik Chandler, President of Jen’s Friends Cancer Foundation.

Before the event concluded there were several free raffle prizes given away. Prizes included 10,000 Marriott Bonvoy points, a complimentary night’s stay at Lafrance Hospitality’s Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Plymouth, MA, and another complimentary night at the TownePlace Suites by Marriott Westport, MA also owned by Lafrance Hospitality.

About Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott North Conway
Located slope-side at Cranmore Mountain Resort in the beautiful White Mountains, you’re never far from a scenic adventure at the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott North Conway. Just a short drive or bike ride away you can explore the shops and breathtaking views in North Conway Village or enjoy tax-free shopping at Settler’s Green Outlet Village. Hotel amenities include a lobby bar, indoor heated swimming pool, patio with multiple fire pits, outdoor hot tub, large fitness center equipped with a Peloton, free Wi-Fi, 24/7 market, guest laundry room, outdoor pickleball court, and exterior storage lockers perfect for ski gear. Guests can also enjoy a complimentary hot breakfast buffet each morning with their stay.

About Fairfield by Marriott
Fairfield by Marriott is designed to deliver a seamless stay through trusted service and warm, inviting spaces. In addition to complimentary Wi-Fi and hot breakfast, Fairfield offers thoughtfully designed rooms and suites that provide separate living, working and sleeping areas. With over 1,000 properties around the globe, Fairfield is proud to participate in Marriott Bonvoy, the new name of Marriott’s travel program replacing Marriott Rewards®, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards®, and Starwood Preferred Guest® (SPG). The program offers members an extraordinary portfolio of global brands, experiences on Marriott Bonvoy Moments and unparalleled benefits including earning points toward free hotel stays and nights toward Elite status recognition. To enroll for free or for more information about the program, visit For more information or reservations, visit, become a fan on Facebook or follow @FairfieldHotels on

About Lafrance Hospitality
Headquartered in Westport, MA, Lafrance Hospitality is a multifaceted organization that owns and operates eighteen hotels throughout New England and Florida, six function facilities, five restaurants and a catering division. In addition, Lafrance Hospitality offers management and consulting services as well as distressed asset management. Their vision is to be the premier hospitality company by employing the very best people, trained and empowered, to deliver a quality product with sensational service to every guest, every time. Learn more at

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