SAN ANTONIO – The Brooks City Base Board of Directors and the Embassy Suites Franchise Executive Committee have signed an agreement to build a new Embassy Suites Hotel on Brooks City Base. The full-service hotel will feature approximately 155 suites, a restaurant, and 8,000 square feet of conference and event space, making it the only conference or event center south of downtown San Antonio and north of Corpus Christi or McAllen. The hotel is scheduled to open in 2016 and will be called Embassy Suites – Brooks City Base by Hilton Hotels.

“This will be the premier hotel and event facility south of downtown San Antonio and will truly serve the entire region,” said Brooks City Base President & CEO Leo Gomez. “This six-acre hotel property will provide beautiful hotel accommodations for those doing business or visiting in the area and it will also provide event space for corporate meetings, weddings, quinceañeras, and other events. It will be an enormous asset to this growing community.”

Construction is expected to begin in April 2015 and is estimated to cost approximately $35 million. The hotel will be located at South New Braunfels Avenue and S.E. Military Drive. The
full list of amenities includes:

155 two-room suites
Restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, featuring a brick oven and rotisserie
Banquet seating up to 400 (total 8,000 sf including 6,000 sf ballroom)
Outdoor reception area/resort setting
Hi-tech board room (seating for 20)
2 breakout rooms (seating up to 75 each)
Hi-speed wireless internet throughout
Certified Precor fitness center
Business center/ IT oasis

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