SILVER SPRING, Md., June 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH), one of the world's largest lodging franchisors, is proud to announce that it reached 400 domestic franchised units for its Rodeway Inn® brand with the recent opening in Saint Charles, Mo. The Rodeway Inn brand was originally founded in 1964 and acquired by Choice Hotels in 1990.
"I am thrilled to be a part of this great, trusted brand, as well as the exciting achievement of 400 hotels," said Nick Patel, hotel owner and general manager. "The hotel is just a few miles from the charming Old Town Saint Charles area with antique shops and beautiful parks. Guests can hike the scenic Katy Trail, visit Daniel Boone's homestead and enjoy the many attractions of nearby St. Louis."
With more than 22,000 total guestrooms conveniently located across the country, Rodeway Inn hotels offer guests welcoming accommodations at great savings. Most properties offer amenities including -free morning coffee, high-speed Internet and premium movie channel.
"We are really proud to celebrate this momentous milestone for the brand," said Craig Mustard, director, brand strategy. "Staying with Rodeway Inn makes a lot of sense for travelers. With the great savings and free amenities we offer, guests can focus on their experience instead of their wallets. We are excited to work with Nick Patel and his team and continue to expand the brand."
All Rodeway Inn hotels are now conveniently searchable, viewable, and bookable through the Choice Hotels Locator iPhone application in addition to the website. All hotels also support the award-winning Choice Privileges® rewards program.
About Choice Hotels
Choice Hotels International, Inc. franchises more than 6,100 hotels, representing more than 495,000 rooms, in the United States and more than 30 other countries and territories. As of March 31, 2012, more than 350 hotels were under construction, awaiting conversion or approved for development in the United States, representing more than 30,000 rooms, and approximately 80 hotels, representing approximately 7,000 rooms, were under construction, awaiting conversion or approved for development in approximately 20 other countries and territories. The company's Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Sleep Inn, Clarion, Cambria Suites, MainStay Suites, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, Econo Lodge and Rodeway Inn brands serve guests worldwide. In addition, via its Ascend Collection membership program, travelers in the United States, Canada and the Caribbean have upscale lodging options at historic, boutique and unique hotels.
Additional corporate information may be found on the Choice Hotels International, Inc. web site, which may be accessed at www.choicehotels.com.
Choice Hotels, Choice Hotels International, Choice Privileges, Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Sleep Inn, Clarion, Cambria Suites, MainStay Suites, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, Econo Lodge, Rodeway Inn and Ascend Collection are proprietary trademarks and service marks of Choice Hotels International.
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