Fastest To Fifty–Staybridge Suites Celebrates Milestone

ATLANTA (November 15, 2002) In less than four years since Staybridge Suites by Holiday Inn opened its first hotel in Atlanta – Alpharetta, GA in 1998, the brand celebrates reaching a significant milestone of 50 hotels open, with its newest property in Tulsa, OK. This recent hotel opening makes Staybridge Suites the first up-market extended … Read more

Microtel Inn & Suites Hotel Opens in St. Robert, MO

ATLANTA (Aug. 20, 2002) – Harris Land Development LLC has recently opened Missouri's newest Microtel Inns & Suites hotel at 562 Old Route 66, St. Robert, MO. Microtel Inns & Suites is the all newly-constructed, budget hotel chain with more than 250 locations worldwide. We are excited to continue Microtel's expansion throughout Missouri. The brand … Read more

Hilton Garden Inn Dallas/Allen Opens Its Doors in Texas

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 29, 2002–Hilton Hotels Corporation announced today the opening of the 150-room Hilton Garden Inn(R) Dallas/Allen, in Allen, Texas. SCI Allen Hotel, Ltd. owns the newly constructed Hilton Garden Inn Dallas/Allen under a franchise license agreement with Hilton Inns, Inc., the franchise subsidiary of Beverly Hills-based Hilton Hotels Corporation. Gateway Hospitality Group … Read more

Microtel Inn & Suites Hotel Opens in Sycamore, IL

ATLANTA (Sept. 13, 2002) – Global One has recently opened Illinois's newest Microtel Inns & Suites hotel at 1860 DeKalb Ave., Sycamore, IL. Microtel Inns & Suites is the all newly-constructed, budget hotel chain with more than 250 locations worldwide. We are excited to continue Microtel's expansion throughout Illinois. The brand provides value and quality, … Read more

Two New Hotels for Radisson SAS in Turkey

Brussels, July 2002… Radisson SAS Hotels & Resorts recently signed an agreement with The Pension Fund of the Republic of Turkey to operate one hotel in Ankara and one in Istanbul, the company's second property in the city. Ankara A renovation of the current Hotel Stad is in progress and the new Radisson SAS Hotel … Read more

Motel 6 Rebuilds Near Universal Studios

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 8, 2002–Motel 6, celebrating 40 years as an American classic, is completely rebuilding the 5909 American Way location. Construction on the 149-room property began in April and is scheduled for completion in December. The new property will utilize the Motel of the 21st Century design, featuring interior corridors, state-of-the-art heating and cooling systems, … Read more

Hilton Garden Inn Houston Northwest Opens Its Doors in Texas

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 3, 2002–Hilton Hotels Corporation today announced the opening of the 171-room Hilton Garden Inn(R) Houston Northwest, in Houston, Texas. HILCOM Partners, Ltd. owns the newly constructed Hilton Garden Inn Houston Northwest, under a franchise licensing agreement with Hilton Inns, Inc., the franchising subsidiary of Beverly Hills-based Hilton Hotels Corporation. Marcus Hotels … Read more

Embassy Suites Hotel Sacramento — Riverfront Promenade Celebrates Ribbon Cutting

MEMPHIS, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 19, 2002–Embassy Suites Hotels, the national brand of upscale, all-suite hotels, announced today that the newly constructed 242-suite Embassy Suites Hotel Sacramento — Riverfront Promenade, located on Capitol Mall in Sacramento, Calif., has opened. The hotel represents the 169th hotel in the growing Embassy Suites Hotels brand. The Embassy Suites Hotel Sacramento … Read more

AFM Hospitality Corporation Completes Acquisition Of Ten Management Contracts From Heyde Hospitality

Toronto, Ontario (CANADA) – June 24, 2002 – AFM Hospitality Corporation (TSX:AFM) – one of North America’s leading hospitality franchise and management companies, announced today that it has received regulatory approval to complete the acquisition of the ten management contracts from Heyde Hospitality as previously announced on May 1, 2002. This acquisition represents more than … Read more