Red Roof Inn Opens First Franchised Property in Vermont

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–July 23, 2002–

Completely renovated hotel offers free continental breakfast and great amenities at affordable rates

Red Roof Inns, now in its 30th year, announces the opening of a 101-room Red Roof Inn located at 401 U.S. Highway 7 South, three miles south of downtown Rutland, at the foothills of Killington Ski Mountain. The property is owned by franchisee Rutland Hospitality, LLC and is professionally managed by Linchris Hotel Corporation, a Boston-based management company, which manages 21 hotels throughout New England, New York, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia.
The Rutland Red Roof Inn offers great amenities at an affordable price and is conveniently situated near many area attractions and restaurants. The property features an indoor heated swimming pool, sauna, convenient coin laundry facility and free usage of a nearby fitness facility. Business travelers will appreciate the inn's close proximity to major businesses in the area, including General Electric, Amtrak and Rutland Regional Medical Center. Leisure travelers will appreciate the outdoor recreational opportunities available at nearby Killington Ski Area.
At more than 360 locations nationwide, Red Roof Inns offers free Showtime, ESPN, and CNN; movies and video games on-demand at modest prices, snack centers, cribs at no charge; and free coffee. Other amenities include clock radios, photocopy and facsimile services for a small charge, free USA Today in the lobby and unlimited local phone calls. RediCard Preferred Members receive even more special services, including the ability to earn points toward free room nights.