… we have a small favor to ask. Thousands of people have placed their trust in the Racine County Eye’s high-impact journalism because we focus on solutions-based journalism.

With no shareholders or billionaire owners, we can provide trustworthy journalism that focuses on helping readers.

Unlike many others, Racine County Eye’s journalism is available for everyone to read, regardless of what they can afford to pay. We do this because we believe in information equality. Greater numbers of people can keep track of events, understand their impact on people and communities, and become inspired to take meaningful action.

If there were ever a time to join us, it is now. Every contribution, however big or small, powers our journalism and sustains our future. Support the Racine County Eye from as little as $5 – it only takes a minute. Thank you.

$
$
$

Your contribution is appreciated.

MOUNT PLEASANT, WI – With Foxconn right around the corner, My Place Hotels of America, 13320 Globe Dr, is helping Racine County prepare for the huge influx of people. With 64 units capable of holding four adults each, they’re prepared to house an entire community.

My Place Hotels of America has carried a vision since its founding in 2012 that a hotel stay should truly offer all the comforts of home – not just a continental breakfast and free Wi-Fi, but breakfast in bed and wired connections.

The hotel opened on June 24 and they held their grand opening on Tuesday.

Ryan Rivett, chief executive officer of My Place Hotels of America, said the hotel chain caters to people who end up staying for longer than a few days or weeks. Some people stay for a year or even longer than that. They designed each and every inch of the hotel with this in mind, according to www.myplace.com.

The Mount Pleasant location offers two styles of rooms, two queen beds or a single bed with a recliner. The rooms also feature a ton of amenities. The beds themselves are plush with microfiber sheets and duvets.

Each room comes complete with high-speed Wi-Fi and wired internet access for free. They’ve done this with the motive that some folks aren’t allowed to use Wi-Fi for their jobs, such as government officials, and must be wired in. They’ve spared no expense making sure their internet can crank out insane speeds, which is something that most hotels don’t take the time to do. Gamers and business professionals will find this to be a refreshing take on an extended hotel stay. 24-hour laundry is available on site, as well as free parking and even a store.

The rooms also have a “My Kitchen” in every room. Like most hotels, this comes with a microwave, coffee machine with coffee and fridge/freezer. But that’s where the similarity stops, as My Place includes a two-burner cooktop, a kitchen sink with disposer and even a toaster. They have really made sure a person has everything they need to feel like it is truly, “My Place.”

The My Store is stocked with food and drinks, but also cookware and utensils. And it’s open around the clock so that you won’t have to make a 3 a.m. snack run while on the road.

For more information, visit MyPlaceHotels.com

Advertising disclosure
To support our site and content, we work with partners to present valuable offers to help you save, earn, and get ahead. We may be compensated for the purchase of goods and services made through the links in this offer program.
Offers for you
Curated offers for our readers
advertiser disclosure
CodeMonkey
Coding for kids! Introducing programming games for the next generation. Get your kids coding today.
Start with a free trial.
Start with a free trial.

Get your students coding in no time!

CodeMonkey is a fun and educational game-based environment where kids learn to code without any prior experience. After completing CodeMonkey's award-winning coding courses, kids will be able to navigate through the programming world with a sense of confidence and accomplishment.

Kids will love learning to code with CodeMonkey

  • Ready to Go Courses. With CodeMonkey’s teacher kit and support team, anyone can teach the basics of computer science.
  • Real Coding Languages. CodeMonkey's courses teach text-based coding so students learn to program like a real developer.
  • Game-Based Learning. Kids learn coding in an engaging and rewarding environment that utilizes gaming elements.

Free Trial - Enjoy a full-blown gaming experience that will teach your kids to code!