On Thursday, July 24, the Microtel Inn and Suites in Sylva officially opened for business. The Jackson County Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors were there to hold a grand opening ribbon cutting ceremony.
Later that afternoon, there was a grand opening celebration held that was open to the public, featuring tours of the facility, food and drinks.
The hotel features 58 rooms, with a pool, meeting room and mountain views. The hotel will employ 10 full-time employees. The facility is located at 89 Rufus Robinson Rd.