Super 8 Chain Opens 38 New Hotels During First Half of 2002

PARSIPPANY, N.J. (July 16, 2002) – Super 8 Motels today announced that 38 franchised motels opened during the first half of this year, adding 2,321 rooms to the system. The following Super 8 motels opened during the last six months: • Laurel, Miss. 52 rooms • Tucson, Ariz. 91 rooms • Hancock, Md. 50 rooms … Read moreSuper 8 Chain Opens 38 New Hotels During First Half of 2002

WestCoast Hotels Adds the Red Lion Inn at Salmon Creek to Its Family of Hotels

WESTCOAST FAMILY OF HOTELS ANNUAL CONFERENCE, SPOKANE, Wash., May 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — WestCoast Hospitality Corporation (NYSE:WEH) today announced an addition to its Red Lion Hotels and Inns brand through a franchise agreement to re-flag the University Inn at Salmon Creek, located in Vancouver, Washington. The newly constructed 89-room property will become the Red Lion Inn … Read moreWestCoast Hotels Adds the Red Lion Inn at Salmon Creek to Its Family of Hotels

Hyatt Regency Vancouver's $18 Million Renovation Complete

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 11, 2002– Reopened Hotel Features More Meeting Space Along With New Bar And Grille Hyatt Regency Vancouver, one of the city's leading luxury hotels, recently reopened after being closed for three months for an $18 million renovation. Prior to the renovation, the 644-room hotel had more than 40,000 square feet of meeting space … Read moreHyatt Regency Vancouver's $18 Million Renovation Complete

Holiday Inn Select Undergoing Expansion and Name Change In Riverside, California

RIVERSIDE, Calif., June 27 /PRNewswire/ — Sunstone Hotels announced today that the Holiday Inn Select in Riverside has begun an expansion and renovation of their 292-room hotel located at 3400 Market Street. This fall upon completion of the $5 million renovation the hotel will change its name to the Riverside Marriott. The change from Holiday … Read moreHoliday Inn Select Undergoing Expansion and Name Change In Riverside, California

Intrawest Launches New Community Concept: Storied Places Whistler Marks First Location Of Many Around The World

Vancouver, March 13, 2002 – Intrawest Corporation, the premier developer and operator of village-centered resorts in North America, today announced the launch of a new community concept to be developed and managed by a separate, wholly owned company called Storied Places. Plans for the new company call for the creation of small, exclusive neighborhoods of … Read moreIntrawest Launches New Community Concept: Storied Places Whistler Marks First Location Of Many Around The World

Choice Updates 4th Quarter, Year-End 2001 Results to Reflect Recent Events At Friendly Hotels

SILVER SPRING, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 20, 2002–Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH) today announced that as a result of the recent termination of discussions with potential bidders for C. H. E. Group plc (formerly known as Friendly Hotels plc), the company will increase its previously announced impairment charge related to Friendly by an additional $7.3 million for … Read moreChoice Updates 4th Quarter, Year-End 2001 Results to Reflect Recent Events At Friendly Hotels

Small Luxury Hotels Of The World Brings Home The Gold As 36 Members Are Recognized On Condé Nast Traveler's 2002 Gold List

LONDON, March 2002 – Small Luxury Hotels of the World's (SLH), a global consortium of more than 270 of the finest hotels and resorts in the world, has the distinction of having 36 of its members recognized by Conde Nast Traveler's most prestigious category: the 2002 Gold List as determined by 29,000 readers of the … Read moreSmall Luxury Hotels Of The World Brings Home The Gold As 36 Members Are Recognized On Condé Nast Traveler's 2002 Gold List