July 22, 2009 // Franchising.com // LaGrange, Ga. -- The new 73-room Country Inn & Suites By Carlson® LaGrange today announced it is open for business at 205 Cotton Road.
"We're very excited to add 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 Donnie Matthews, general manager of the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson LaGrange. The hotel is owned and operated by HSNT LaGrange Lodging, LLC.
The 100 percent non-smoking hotel features an indoor pool, whirlpool and fitness center with treadmill, elliptical machine and freedom trainer. Other amenities include a complimentary hot breakfast and meeting room that can accommodate up to 40 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 plasma television, microwave and refrigerator.
Conveniently located only eight miles from LaGrange Callaway Airport, the hotel is near restaurants, area attractions and business parks to provide convenience and accessibility for leisure or business travelers. The hotel is also close to two golf courses, KIA Motors, West Point Lake, and Callaway Gardens.
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 amenities 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 465 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®.