Cinema Way in Benton Harbor continues to be a gauge for the local economy especially when it relates to tourism and business travel. This article from Moody on the Market announces the latest hotel to open its doors and plans for more in the future. The travel economy in Benton Harbor and all of Southwest Michigan is strong.

The first family to check in to the new Staybridge Suites of Benton Harbor tomorrow afternoon may well be there for the next three to five weeks, but that’s exactly what the new lodging property is all about according to Brian Dabish, who is a member of the family that owns the new 88-room hotel along Cinema Way in Benton Harbor.

At 1pm tomorrow afternoon the unidentified family of mom, dad, three kids and their dog will check in to the brand new hotel. Reality is that they wanted to check in on Sunday after undergoing some sort of disaster at their house in the region and their insurance company suggested they stay at the new extended stay facility which officially opens for business this week.

Tradesman have been busy putting the finishing touches on the four-story hotel alongside another Sandiha family property, the Springhill Inn & Suites next door. Springhill has been open for several months, while the Staybridge has been under construction since breaking ground last September at 1275 Cinema Way.

The Detroit-based Sandiha family also owns the Benton Harbor Holiday Inn Express across I-94 from the two new hotels and is expected to break ground in a couple of months on their next venture, a Courtyard by Marriott immediately next door to the new Staybridge.

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