Microtel Inns & Suites Economy Lodging Brand Opens 300th Hotel
August 12, 2008 // Franchising.com // PARSIPPANY, N.J. The Microtel Inns & Suites brand, an all-new construction economy lodging chain recently acquired by Wyndham Hotel Group, celebrated a milestone this week with the opening of its 300th hotel in Delphos, Ohio.
Microtel Inns & SuitesThe 56-room hotel, owned by Group Properties LLC of Delphos, showcases the brand's award-winning prototype design. Each guest room features a flat-panel television, granite countertops and desk with easily accessible power outlets and data ports.
Suites are divided into four zones with space to work, eat, sleep and relax and are equipped with the brand's signature MicroKitchen™ that includes a small refrigerator and microwave.
The hotel also features two meeting rooms and signature Dream Well™ bedding, featuring a plush pillow-top mattress, fitted bed skirt, 200-thread count white linens with triple sheeting, down-like blanket, bed scarf and extra pillows.
The Microtel Inn & SuitesThe Microtel Inn & Suites prototype was honored as Best Guestroom Design in the limited-service category at the HotelWorld Global Hospitality & Design Awards competition and received a Lodging Hospitality Chain Leadership Award for 2008.
"Microtel is the right brand for today's traveling public," said Roy Flora, brand president. "It sets the standard for travelers by providing them with the highest quality accommodations, service and value."
The 56-room Microtel Inn & Suites in Delphos is located at 480 Moxie Lane, one block west of Route 30. The hotel is convenient to the Veterans Memorial Civic & Convention Center, Limaland Motor Sports Park and the area's several colleges and universities.
"We are proud to open the 300th Microtel Inns & Suites hotel and participate in the brand's growth as a leader in the economy segment," said Walter G. Mox Jr., a Group Properties partner and longtime Delphos resident. "Our hotel provides the Delphos area with comfortable, convenient accommodations at an unsurpassed value."
The Microtel Inns & Suites system of all-new construction hotels spans 46 states and includes Argentina, Canada, Mexico and the Philippines. J.D. Power and Associates recently ranked the brand highest in guest satisfaction among economy hotel chains for the seventh consecutive year. Complimentary amenities include wired and wireless Internet service, local and long-distance calls within the continental United States and Get Up and Joe™ continental breakfast daily.
Microtel Inns & Suites hotels cater to the needs of travelers with disabilities and is a sponsor of The Society for Accessible Travel & Hospitality.
Reservations may be booked online at www.microtelinn.com or http://espanol.microtelinn.com or by calling (800) 771-7171 or TDD (800) 824-2082 or (888) 304-6835 for Spanish.
Microtel Inns & Suites hotels are franchised by Wyndham Hotel Group, one of three principal components of Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE: WYN), encompasses nearly 7,000 hotels representing more than 581,000 rooms in 63 countries on six continents. All hotels are owned individually and operated independently or by Wyndham Hotel Management. Wyndham Hotel Group is based in Parsippany, N.J. Additional information is available at www.wyndhamworldwide.com.