The Harpeth Hotel will be situated on 2nd Avenue in Historic Downtown Franklin, Tennessee, within walking distance to the Historic Franklin Square, shops, and restaurants. It is designed to be a 4 1/2 star boutique Hilton Curio Hotel, and includes 119 luxury guest rooms, a fine dining restaurant, and cafe. The hotel has been designed to suit the owner Rod Heller’s passion for Historic design. With family roots in Franklin the hotel will fit with the local vernacular and help define the new “Franklin” style. Rod Heller is the owner of Harpeth Associates, LLC, and is developing the property along with partners from Valor Hospitality, Kemper Wilson, and Rochford Realty and Construction Company. Smith Gee Studio designed the Hotel in conjunction with 906 Studio Architects, who designed the Historic exterior of the building. The hotel is connected to a 5 story parking Garage and Multi-Family apartment building, also designed by Smith Gee Studio in conjunction with 906 Studio Architects.