July 09, 2015 // Franchising.com // ATLANTA – InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces the opening of the new-build 120-room Staybridge Suites® Seattle-Fremont hotel in the Seattle (Washington) neighborhood of Fremont. This unique community, known as the “Center of the Universe,” is home to art, boutiques and restaurants located alongside newcomers in the tech industry. Business travelers will be conveniently located to the University of Washington, Facebook’s new offices on Dexter Avenue and major technology companies including Adobe and Google.
Robert Radomski, Vice President, Brand Management, Staybridge Suites® and Candlewood Suites® Brands said: “We are thrilled to now offer the home-like and community living experience that the Staybridge Suites brand is known for to those who are visiting the Fremont area. The hotel’s location will attract a mix of leisure weekend travelers and long term guests in the tech industry, making it ideal for the Staybridge Suites brand.”
The new property offers well-designed spacious guestrooms which include a mix of studio and one-and two-bedroom/two-bathroom suites, along with more than 1,550 square feet of meeting space and a spacious 2,000 square foot rooftop deck overlooking the city. Amenities such as a complimentary daily hot breakfast buffet and evening reception, daily housekeeping, guest laundry room, fitness center, indoor pool, 24-hour business center and outdoor living room with barbecue and fire pit are available for all guests.
Vicky Miron, General Manager said: "We believe the unique offerings of the Staybridge Suites brand are a strong fit for this market. Summer is one of the best times of year to visit Seattle because of the mild weather and cooler temperatures. We look forward to accommodating these guests while they see everything the city has to offer.”
The hotel, located at 3926 Aurora Avenue North, is owned and managed by Olympic Hospitality, LLC. Reservations can be made by calling 1-877-660-8550 or booking online at www.staybridgesuites.com. The Staybridge Suites brand is part of IHG’s diverse family of brands in nearly 100 countries and territories. The scale and diversity of the IHG family of brands means that its hotels can meet guests’ needs whatever the occasion – whether an overnight getaway, a business trip, a family celebration or a once-in-a-lifetime experience. The Staybridge Suites brand participates in IHG’s hotel rewards program, IHG® Rewards Club. The industry’s first and largest hotel rewards program is free to join by enrolling at www.IHGRewardsClub.com, by downloading the IHG® App, by calling 1-888-211-9874 or by inquiring at the front desk of any of IHG’s more than 4,900 hotels worldwide. The hotel also participates in IHG Green Engage® and offers unique programs to ensure sustainability.
Staybridge Suites® is an innovative, all-suite hotel brand designed to meet the needs of extended stay guests seeking a warm sense of community in a home-like environment that is perfect for business, relocation and vacations. The Staybridge Suites brand entered the extended stay segment in December 1998 when its flagship location in Alpharetta, Ga., opened. Since that opening, the Staybridge Suites brand continues to grow rapidly with 210 hotels open across the Americas, Europe and the Middle East. There are more than 100 Staybridge Suites hotels in the pipeline, including nine outside of the Americas.
The Staybridge Suites brand is the winner of numerous awards in guest satisfaction and was named as one of the ‘Top 10 Brands in Customer Satisfaction’ globally by Market Metrix Hospitality Index (MMHI) in Q3 and Q4 2013.
For more information about the Staybridge Suites brand, call 1-877-238-8889 or visit www.StaybridgeSuites.com. Find Staybridge Suites hotels on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/Staybridge or Facebook www.Facebook.com/StaybridgeSuites.
IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) [LON:IHG, NYSE:IHG (ADRs)] is a global organisation with a broad portfolio of hotel brands, including InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants, HUALUXE® Hotels and Resorts, Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts, Hotel Indigo®, EVEN™ Hotels, Holiday Inn® Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn Express®, Staybridge Suites® and Candlewood Suites®.
IHG manages IHG® Rewards Club, the world’s first and largest hotel loyalty programme with nearly 86 million members worldwide. The programme was relaunched in July 2013, offering enhanced benefits for members including free internet across all hotels, globally.
IHG franchises, leases, manages or owns more than 4,900 hotels and 720,000 guest rooms in nearly 100 countries, with more than 1,200 hotels in its development pipeline. Over 350,000 people work across IHG’s hotels and corporate offices worldwide.
InterContinental Hotels Group PLC is the Group’s holding company and is incorporated in Great Britain and registered in England and Wales.
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Staybridge Suites ® Hotels
Staybridge Suites® is an innovative, all-suite hotel brand designed to meet the needs of extended stay guests seeking a warm sense of community in a home-like environment that is perfect for business, relocation and vacations.