Looking to gain advantage over other hospitality providers, 420 Suites, part of corporate rental firm Northeast Suites, is launching a collection of 200 marijuana-themed short-term rental apartments around the Boston area offering cannabis-themed gifts and services.

Along with discounts at the Revolutionary Clinics medical marijuana dispensary, visits to which require a doctor’s recommendation, the company offers help registering as a medical marijuana patient and educational materials about cannabis products.

There are drawbacks – smoking of any sort is not allowed in almost all 420 Suites apartments, and smoking cannabis in public carries a $100 fine, so tourists can only enjoy edible or non-smoking products at present. It is believed that cannabis-related tourism and recreational cannabis sales are set to outpace revenue from breweries.

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