Candlewood Suites joins growing hotel community in Hub City

The hotel community in Hattiesburg continues to grow.  This week, the new Candlewood Suites Hotel opened on Gateway Drive near the intersection of Highway 49 and Interstate 59.

It has 109 rooms with full kitchens, free hi-speed internet, an on-site gym and a guest laundry.

The hotel is owned and operated by Sun Development and Management Corporation in Indiana.

That company has 29 properties in 8 states.