The hotel was originally built in 1983 and was newly renovated in 2015. The Wyndham Garden Shreveport is located in the city of Shreveport, also known as “The Port City”. The city of Shreveport is located in the a parish of Caddo and the state of Louisiana and is located approximately 20 miles east of the Texas border. The Shreveport-Bossier City Metropolitan Area is the commercial, medical and cultural
center of the Ark-La-Tex region, the area where Arkansas, Louisiana and Texas meet. Shreveport, once an important center of steamboat commerce on the Red River, the economy of Shreveport-Bossier city now relies heavilyof the service industries.
The introduction of riverboat gambling in the mid 1990‘s spurred a revelations of the downtown and riverfront areas. The area is also a thriving film and television production industry, which has earned the area the nickname of “Hollywood South”. Shreveport-Bossier City is also a major medical center for the Ark-La-Tex region. The Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport Operates at expanded facilities once by the former Confederate Memorial Medical Center.
Shreveport has numerous Oil and Gas Exploration companies and the Hotel has benefited from companies such as Hallliburton in the past. Additionally, the Hotel is located in a country club style neighborhood and near the LSU Shreveport (LSUS) campus. Since opening its classrooms to students in 1967, LSUS has become the regional urban comprehensive university in the Shreveport-Bossier metropolitan
area. Anchored along the picturesque Red River in southeast Shreveport.