Hyatt Place Asheville/Downtown celebrates official opening


ASHEVILLE, NC – Hyatt Place Asheville/Downtown, the first Hyatt Place hotel and Hyatt-branded hotel in Asheville, NC, is officially open.

“We are delighted to add the strength and innovation of the Hyatt Place brand to our growing portfolio,” said Trevor Walden, Vice President of Operations, Parks Hospitality Group. “Hyatt Place Asheville/Downtown offers spacious, modern accommodations and its perfect location allows for our guests to explore Asheville’s eclectic downtown, rich history and burgeoning culinary and art scene.”

“Asheville is a lively and one-of-a-kind city filled with friendly people, great neighborhoods and an ever expanding list of great places to visit and things to do or see,” said General Manager Rhonda Cunningham. “Hyatt Place Asheville/Downtown will exceed guest expectations and provide them with everything they need while visiting our area.”


Hyatt Place Asheville/Downtown is under the leadership of General Manager Rhonda Cunningham and Director of Sales Stacy Wheeler. In her role, Cunningham is directly responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the hotel, including overseeing the hotel’s associates and ensuring guests encounter the thoughtful service for which Hyatt Place is known. Wheeler is responsible for providing sales service and support to travelers and meeting planners frequenting the Asheville area.