Red Roof’s upper-midscale hotels portfolio brand The Red Collection has opened a new property, Costa Azul Suites, in Virginia Beach, Virginia, US.

The hotel is located near some of the city’s famous locations including Seashore State Park, Neptune’s Park, Military Aviation Museum, Old Cape Henry Lighthouse, and Marine Science Museum.

It is also just 25 minutes away from Norfolk International Airport (ORF).

The 100-room Costa Azul Suites comprises of spacious suites featuring one king-size bed or two queen-size beds, sofa sleeper, mini fridge and microwave and a separate workspace.

The ocean-view property features a wide range of amenities including a business centre, a fitness centre, a breakfast area, vending machines and self-service laundry.

The hotel also provides free parking facility to the guests along with complimentary breakfast services, free high speed Wi-Fi connectivity in every room and common gathering spaces.

Other facilities include restaurants, snack centre, interior corridors, and a seasonal swimming pool.

Red Roof chief marketing officer Marina MacDonald said: “Consistent with the Red Collection branding, Costa Azul, our newest property, is hyper-local and reflects the calming, peaceful nature of its surroundings, reminiscent of the beach and ocean.

“Guests will experience the local vibe and will relax and enjoy a unique beach property with upscale amenities at an affordable price.”

The hotel has a beach theme décor that includes sea-inspired artwork, adding to the relaxing ambiance in all the rooms.

Red Roof has nearly 60,000 rooms and more than 670 properties across the US, Brazil, and Japan.