Owner: Morrisville Hotel Associates, LP
Architect: Dennis D. Smith, AIA
Sq. Footage: 87,471 SF
The unique exterior of Hotel Sierra in Morrisville, NC was constructed utilizing many different materials including cultured stone veneer, faux and standard face brick, EIFS veneer, along with faux balcony platforms and railings. Attractive ceramic tile, quarry tile, and carpet adorn the floors. Gypsum wallboard, vinyl wall coverings, suspended wood ceilings, millwork finishes, granite tops, cultured marble tub and shower surrounds all come together to complete the look of its attractive, modern interiors.
Residential kitchen appliances are in each guest room. The hotel also has a full commercial kitchen, dining areas, bar and billiard areas, fireplace, exercise room with sports flooring, commercial and guest laundry areas, three meeting rooms, pre-function area, outdoor pool and spa, and two conveniently located elevators. The registration and reception area displays modern visual appeal with frosted glass and swirled accent glass construction.
The project included complete installation of plumbing, heating and cooling systems, electric with backup generator, telephone and data wiring, as well as a fully addressable fire alarm and sprinkler system.