Located along the Alabama River, Montgomery boasts a diverse modern economy and the traditional southern hospitality that visitors have come to adore. Government plays an important role in Montgomery's economy. As host to the state capital, Montgomery is also home to all three branches of the Alabama state government. Not far from downtown Montgomery is Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base. This base is an installation under the Air Education and Training Command. It is home to the Air University and the Air War College, as well as 42nd Air Base Wing and the 908th Airlift Wing. Additionally, Maxwell-Gunter hosts the national headquarters of the Civil Air Patrol. Just minutes from downtown is Riverfront Park, with its iconic Splash Pad Amphitheater. Enjoy your stay at Extended Stay America with our fully equipped kitchen standard in all rooms! See you soon!