Tony Facciolo Joins Six Continents Hotels as Corporate Chief Concierge, Asia Pacific

(SYDNEY) 20 March 2002 – Six Continents Hotels has appointed Tony Facciolo, O.A.M. as Corporate Chief Concierge, Asia Pacific. Tony will work with the Hotel Inter-Continental Sydney management team to assist with the training and development of front of house services and develop business opportunities for the Inter-Continental properties in Sydney and the Asia Pacific … Read more

Fifteen San Antonio-Area Establishments Receive Distinguished AAA Four Diamond Ratings

SAN ANTONIO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 21, 2002–AAA presented its prestigious Four Diamond Award(R) rating for the year 2002 to 11 lodgings and four restaurants in the San Antonio area this evening. Area lodgings that received the 2002 AAA Four Diamond Award are the: Adam's Mark San Antonio Riverwalk Hotel (4 years), Hilton Palacio del Rio (26), Hyatt … Read more

Extended Stay America, Inc. Opens Its Fourth Miami Based Hotel

SPARTANBURG, S.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 28, 2002–Extended Stay America, Inc. (NYSE: ESA) has opened a five-story StudioPLUS Deluxe Studios hotel located at 7750 Northwest 25th Street, Miami, Florida. The 98 room hotel is the Company's fourth property in the Miami area, its 30th property in the state and its 437th property overall. According to Chief Executive Officer … Read more

Clarion Hotel Airport Opens In Kansas City, Mo.

The Clarion Hotel Airport, located at 11832 Plaza Circle a mile and a half from Kansas City International Airport, is now open. The Clarion Hotel Airport, which formerly operated as a Holiday Inn, is owned and operated by K.C. Airport Hotel, Inc. of Dallas, Texas. The Clarion Hotel Airport offers business and leisure travelers a … Read more

Conde Nast Traveller (UK) Readers Name Bellagio Best Hotel in the Americas and Caribbean AAA Five Diamond Resort Touted for Its Leisure Facilities

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 10 /PRNewswire/ — Bellagio, often described as the most spectacular and romantic resort in the world, recently was named Best Hotel in the Americas and Caribbean by readers of Conde Nast Traveller (UK) magazine. Winners were announced in the publication's fifth anniversary Readers' Travel Awards issue. Conde Nast Traveller's readers travel extensively … Read more

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