May 06, 2009 // Franchising.com // Fredericksburg, Va. -- The new 85-room Country Inn & Suites By Carlson® Fredericksburg, Va. today announced it is open for business at 656 Warrenton Road.
"We're very excited to bring another Country Inns & Suites By Carlson hotel to this region," said Steve Mogck, executive vice president and chief operating officer for Country Inns & Suites By Carlson. "All employees will participate in our 'Be Our Guest' service training program, to ensure consistent delivery of quality customer service at our hotels."
"This hotel is a wonderful addition to our community. We are confident that this recognized brand and lodging concept will help us grow and prosper in the future," said Tom Miranda, general manager of the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson in Fredericksburg. The hotel is owned by Sun Group Management, LLC.
The 100 percent non-smoking hotel features an indoor pool, whirlpool and fitness center with free weights, treadmill, elliptical machine and freedom trainer. Other amenities include a complimentary hot breakfast and meeting room that can accommodate up to 48 people. The hotel offers a variety of guest room styles including standard rooms, studio suites, one-bedroom suites and Jacuzzi rooms. All rooms feature complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access, hair dryer, 32-inch LCD television, microwave and refrigerator.
Conveniently located off Exit 133 on I-95, the hotel is only 37 miles from Manassas Municipal Airport and 65 miles from Richmond International Airport. Several attractions are also close to the hotel including golf, Civil War battlefields, a winery, shopping malls, and museums.
Country Inns & Suites By Carlson feature traditional architecture and a sophisticated residential interior design with the brand's iconic plank lobby flooring, lobby fireplace and front porch. Each hotel welcomes guests with attractive, comfortable furnishings that blend rich woods and natural earth tones throughout the hotel.
Country Inns & Suites By Carlson offer many amenities often found at higher-priced hotels such as complimentary hot breakfast, in-room coffee maker, in-room iron and ironing board, and weekday morning newspaper. Country Inns & Suites By Carlson embraces the love of reading through its Read It & Return Lending Library. A variety of titles for all ages are available for guests to borrow and read at their leisure at more than 450 locations in the U.S. and Canada and the brand supports literacy efforts through charitable donations.
Country Inns & Suites By Carlson is part of Minneapolis, Minn.-based Carlson Hotels Worldwide, whose operations also include Regent® Hotels & Resorts; Radisson® Hotels & Resorts; Park Plaza® Hotels and Resorts and Park Inn®.