Flagship Days Inn® Hotel Opens in England

PARSIPPANY, N.J. (September 3, 2002) – Days Inns Worldwide Inc. has announced the opening of the 202-room Days Inn London Gateway Hotel, the brand’s largest property in the United Kingdom. Motorway service station operator Welcome Break built the hotel at a cost of more than $15 million. Located at Mill Hill just northwest of London … Read more

One of Key West's Newest Resort Properties Becomes a Doubletree

September 2002 (Newstream) — Doubletree Hotels has announced the opening of the 216-room Doubletree Grand Key Resort. Formerly the Grand Key Resort, this newest Doubletree full-service resort will continue to be operated and managed by Heartland Hotel Corporation and owned by Keys Hospitality and Healthcare Limited Partnership, under a franchise license agreement with Doubletree Hotel … Read more

AmericInn® Opens Lodge & Suites In New London, Wisconsin

Minneapolis, MN (July 12, 2002) – AmericInn International, LLC Chairman and CEO Luke Fowler announces the opening of the new AmericInn of New London, Wisconsin. The new Lodge & Suites is conveniently located at 1404 North Shawano Street off Highway 45 & 52 in New London, WI. New London Ventures, LLC opened the 49-room, two-story, … Read more

Wingate Inn(R) Hotel in Riverside, Md., Opens as Official Team Hotel of Cal Ripken's Aberdeen IronBirds

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Aug. 1 Developer Pravin Patel didn't just open the second franchised Wingate Inn hotel in Maryland, he opened it as the Official Team Hotel of the Aberdeen IronBirds, Cal Ripken's Class A Baltimore Orioles minor league affiliate in the NY-Penn League. Patel signed a three-year contract to house all teams that come to … Read more

AmericInn® Opens Lodge & Suites In Davenport, Iowa

Minneapolis, MN (August 12, 2002) – AmericInn International, LLC Chairman and CEO Luke Fowler announces the opening of the new AmericInn of Davenport, IA. The new Lodge & Suites is located at 301 Jason Way Court in Davenport: conveniently off Interstate 80 at exit 295. The owning company; Davenport Lodge & Suites, LLC and management … Read more

Maintain a 'Perfect Fit' With Wingate Inn(R) Hotels; Summer Sweepstakes to Award Exercise Equipment to Winning Guests

PARSIPPANY, N.J., June 4 Wingate Inn hotels and True Fitness, a leading manufacturer of fitness equipment, have launched a summer promotion called Perfect Fit Sweepstakes featuring exercise equipment prizes. The hotel chain is simultaneously offering discounted rates from $69 to $149. Every guest who stays at a Wingate Inn hotel through Sept. 3 automatically will … Read more

Hilton Garden Inn Poughkeepsie/Fishkill Now Open in New York

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 11, 2002–Hilton Hotels Corporation announced today the opening of the 111-room Hilton Garden Inn(R) Poughkeepsie/Fishkill in Fishkill, New York, representing another addition to the brand's growing collection of more than 140 Hilton Garden Inn hotels across North America. Roedel Partners, LLC, headquartered in Wilton, NH, owns the newly constructed Hilton Garden … Read more

Hilton Garden Inn Columbus Airport Opens Its Doors in Ohio

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 20, 2002–Hilton Hotels Corporation announced today the opening of the 156-room Hilton Garden Inn(R) Columbus Airport, in Columbus, Ohio, representing another addition to its growing roster of more than 135 Hilton Garden Inn hotels across North America. Kenney Airport Hotel II Corp., owns the newly constructed Hilton Garden Inn Columbus Airport, … Read more

Fifteen Michigan Properties Earn AAA Four Diamond Award

DEARBORN, Mich., March 13 /PRNewswire/ — When seeking the best rooms and restaurants in Michigan, diamonds are a traveler's best friend — AAA diamonds, that is. This year, 15 Michigan properties earned the prestigious AAA Four Diamond Award(R) for hospitality excellence in 2002. Six restaurants and nine lodging establishments in Michigan now carry the four-diamond … Read more

Six Continents Hotels Names Prince-Bush-Smith Investments 2001 Franchisee of The Year

Franchisee’s Holiday Inn Historic District Hotel in Charleston, S.C., Awarded General Manager of the Year and Maintenance Engineer of the Year Honors for 2001 ATLANTA (March 14, 2002) – Six ContinentsSM Hotels, Inc. (www.sixcontinentshotels.com), the world’s leading hotel group, announced at its Global Business Summit held in Dallas, TX, recently that Prince-Bush-Smith Investments of Winter … Read more