Two Washington, D.C. developers planning boutique hotel in Hagerstown

With new multi-million sporting stadiums, eateries and expanded educational and entertainment facilities planned or happening in city, what’s next for Hagerstown ?

A 25-room hotel.

Hagerstown City Council members on Tuesday voiced support for a plan to turn a former school-turned-child care center at 535 Summit Ave. across from Hagerstown City Park into a “boutique hotel.”

The building was home to the former Learning Center, also known as the “old Surrey school.”

Now vacant, the two-story brick building used to be a public school before it was a day care center. Meritus Medical Center closed the center in 2016 and