March 25, 2008 // Franchising.com // The Microtel Inn & Suites in Altus, Oklahoma – located at 3210 North Main St. (Highway 283) – has been named the Microtel 'Hotel of the Year,' an honor presented to the hotel that best represents the Microtel brand. The 52-room hotel is owned and operated by Mike and Linda Morris of Saw-n-Logs, LLC of Altus. Microtel is the economy/limited service all-new construction interior-corridor hotel chain with more than 300 hotels open and under construction around the U.S. and internationally.
"The Altus Microtel Inn & Suites is a role model for our entire brand," said Roy E. Flora, Chief Operating Officer for Atlanta-based U.S. Franchise Systems, Inc., parent company of the franchisor of the Microtel brand. "In every area, this is an outstanding hotel that exceeds guests' expectations with excellent quality and service. Occupancy is a full 16% higher than its competitive set, and 95% of guests surveyed ranked their stay as 'good' or 'excellent.'"
The Altus Microtel is also a Quality Excellence Award winner – with a quality score of 97%.
"We would like to thank our terrific guests and outstanding staff as well as all those involved in the building and financing or our hotel, for making this award possible," said Mike Morris. "It has been a real team effort in every way. Linda and I are proud that we are able to provide this growing community with a quality hotel at reasonable prices."
The Altus Microtel Inn & Suites is adjacent to Western Oklahoma State College and five miles from Altus Airforce Base. Amenities include free local and free long distance phone calls anywhere within the continental U.S. and free high-speed wireless Internet access in all guestrooms; phones with data ports, and expanded cable television with CNN, HBO and ESPN. Other complimentary amenities include hot, continental daily breakfast, an on-site business center and guest laundry, as well as 24-hour security. The hotel also offers the stylish new Microtel bedding known as Dream Well™ with a plush pillow-top mattress and fitted bed skirt, high quality 200-thread count white and khaki-piped linens with triple sheeting, down-like blanket, decorative top sheet, bed scarf and pillows.
For the sixth consecutive year, the Microtel brand has been ranked highest in guest satisfaction among economy/budget hotel chains in the J.D. Power and Associates 2007 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index StudySM. For hotel reservations, visit http://www.microtelinn.com or http://espanol.microtelinn.com, or contact 1-800-771-7171, TDD 1-800-824-2082, or 1-888-304-6835 (Spanish speaking). The Altus Microtel can be reached directly at 580-379-9400. All Microtel hotels are independently owned and operated.
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