New MainStay Suites Hotel Now Open in Sidney, Montana

Aug 27, 2015, 12:05 ET from Choice Hotels International, Inc.

ROCKVILLE, Md., Aug. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Choice Hotels (NYSE: CHH), one of the world's leading hotel companies, is pleased to announce the newly constructed MainStay Suites Sidney, Montana is now open and welcoming guests from far and wide to northeast Montana. The hotel is operated by award-winning Dora Hospitality LLC and is located at 1000 3rd Street NW in the Sidney, Montana.

"As the franchisor of the MainStay Suites brand, Choice Hotels has great confidence partnering with Dora Hospitality on this fantastic brand new hotel," said Steve Joyce, President and CEO of Choice Hotels. "We know Dora Hospitality, as the operator of the MainStay Suites Sidney, Montana, understands the importance of delivering the best possible guest experience. And Dora does so by hiring and training a great staff and then providing the highest level of service."

Located just 10 miles from the Montana-North Dakota border, Sidney, which is known as the Sunrise City, celebrates untouched natural beauty, a rich history, as well as an exciting future. The MainStay Suites Sidney, Montana is poised to help business and leisure travelers enjoy all of that.

"We are proud to open the doors of the MainStay Suites Sidney, Montana hotel and bring a high level of hospitality to this beautiful town. Further, we are thrilled to be part of Choice Hotels' proven and trusted MainStay Suites hotel brand where guests can live with the comforts and conveniences of home whether it's for a day, a week, a month or longer," said Vince Dora, President of Dora Hospitality.

Located in a convenient yet quiet setting, this 89-room all studio and suite extended stay hotel is designed to be a home away from home for each guest. The MainStay Suites Sidney, Montana features a fitness center, complimentary guest laundry, business center, and a full hot breakfast each morning. The hotel also offers a pavilion area featuring commercial grills for those staying at the hotel to use at no extra charge and hosts a weekly social gathering which includes a meal for all guests. For those who enjoy preparing their own meals, all guest rooms include fully equipped kitchens and full-sized refrigerators. Further, accommodations at the MainStay Suites Sidney, Montana feature generous work space, large closet and sleeper sofa. The hotel also offers weekly full housekeeping services, free Wi-Fi access and the MainStay Marketplace (for snacks and sundries).

Nearby, the combination of the confluence of the Yellowstone and Missouri rivers, Lewis and Clark history and Native American culture share the landscape with this once completely rural, agricultural community known for sugar beets. Fishing, hiking, and watching the Northern Lights are just a few of the many activities available in the area. Also, guests can enjoy Fort Buford, the site of Sitting Bull's surrender; Fort Union, the most successful Fur Trading Post of the era; the Confluence Interpretive Center; Mon-Dak Heritage Center and the Sidney Country Club.

"Our location allows guests to experience the genuine hospitality of a small town. Quaint and comfortable, we offer an Old West feel with the Big Sky Country within reach," said Dora. "The famed Badlands peak above and below the plains and the northern lights flash and roll just to make sure you're paying attention. With burgeoning oil fields in the area, Sidney, Montana will make you want to stay for longer, just to watch and see what's going to happen next."

Now in its third generation, Dora Hospitality is an award-winning family-based operated national hotel company that develops, owns, and manages hotels boasting more than 145 years of combined experience. Dora Hospitality is proud to employ a team of professionals who specialize in a wide array of management services.

This hotel will participate in Choice Privileges, the loyalty rewards program offered by Choice Hotels International, Inc. Membership is free and offers points good toward free nights, airline miles, gift certificates and more while staying at more than 6,300 Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Sleep Inn, Clarion, Cambria hotels & suites, MainStay Suites, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, Econo Lodge and Rodeway Inn brand hotels as well as the Ascend Hotel Collection member hotels.

The MainStay Suites brand is franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc., (NYSE: CHH), one of the world's leading hotel companies. For more information, visit

About MainStay Suites Live Like Home MainStay Suites hotels are your home on the road for extended stays. Whether you're away for a week or a month, you'll appreciate this inviting, residential-style extended stay hotel. Our spacious studio and one-bedroom suites offer all the comforts of home, like a fully equipped kitchen, free continental breakfast, free high-speed Internet, laundry facilities and weekly housekeeping — all at very attractive rates.

About Choice Hotels Choice Hotels International, Inc.® (NYSE: CHH) is one of the world's largest lodging companies. With more than 6,300 hotels franchised in more than 35 countries and territories, we represent more than 500,000 rooms around the globe. As of June 30, 2015, 613 hotels were in our development pipeline. Our company's Ascend Hotel Collection®, Cambria® hotels & suites, Comfort Inn®, Comfort Suites®, Sleep Inn®, Quality®, Clarion®, MainStay Suites®, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel®, Econo Lodge® and Rodeway Inn® brands provide a spectrum of lodging choices to meet guests' needs. With more than 23 million members and counting, check out our Choice Privileges® rewards program to see how you can reap the benefits of being a member of the Choice Hotels® family. All hotels are individually owned and operated. Visit us at for more information.

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