Open late summer 2020, the 63 room Microtel Inn is a north Fountain hotel, built in the countryside near Fountain Creek, beside I-25 at the Mesa Ridge Parkway exit (the south entrance to Fort Carson). A restaurant. gas station and store are just down the street; otherwise, the surroundings are undeveloped, with the next nearest facilities one mile away to the east and north. Onsite amenities are free breakfast, coin-operated laundry, free wi-fi, meeting space and a fitness center. Accommodations include a selection of suites with sofa bed and kitchenette.