DALLAS, June 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- G6 Hospitality, known for its iconic economy lodging brands, Motel 6 and Studio 6 in the U.S. and Canada, today announced the opening of its 100th Studio 6 location in Colorado City, TX. This milestone property is a new construction extended stay Studio 6 featuring the brand's new award-winning "Phoenix" design.
The newly-built Studio 6 is located at 940 Interstate Highway 20 West (exit 215) in Colorado City, TX. It is owned by Mukesh Bhakta and operating under the entity PK Rock Hospitality, LLC. Bhakta has been an operator of the iconic brands for more than 15 years, and built the first franchise Studio 6 in Port Arthur, TX, in 2001. Currently, Bhakta operates nine additional properties located throughout the states of Texas and Louisiana.
"G6 Hospitality is thrilled to celebrate the opening of its 100th Studio 6 alongside our long-term partner and friend Mukesh Bhakta, who has been a dedicated partner and a loyal friend of our brands for many years," said Dean Savas, Executive Vice President of Franchise and International Development, G6 Hospitality.
This brand new extended stay property consists of 64 rooms featuring elements of the brand's award-winning "Phoenix" design, which incorporates sleek wood-effect flooring, flat-screen televisions, pedestal beds, granite bathroom countertops and a bold color scheme. Additionally, the Studio 6 Colorado City offers all the amenities and services guests need for a comfortable extended stay, including a fully-equipped kitchen with pots, pans, dishes, microwave, refrigerator, guest laundry, cable TV, available Wi-Fi, and parking.
G6 Hospitality, management company of the iconic Studio 6 and Motel 6 brands, was acquired by Blackstone Group in October 2012. Since then, Blackstone has invested nearly a half-billion dollars in the brands. By the end of 2015, G6 Hospitality reported record growth of 26 percent. Additionally, the company continues aggressive renovations of its network, featuring an all-new, modern room design that is not only more aestheticly pleasing, but also more functional and energy efficient. It is a new standard that is raising the bar for the economy lodging segment.
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About G6 Hospitality LLC
G6 Hospitality LLC owns, operates and franchises more than 1,330 economy lodging locations under the iconic Motel 6 and the extended stay Studio 6 brands in the U.S and Canada, and Hotel 6 and Estudio 6 brands in Latin America. Headquartered in Dallas (Carrollton), Texas, G6 Hospitality was rated one of the top ten hospitality companies according to the Hotel Management 2015 Top Hotel Companies rankings list, which evaluated over 260 hotel companies. For more information please visit G6 Hospitality LLC.
About Motel 6
Motel 6 offers the lowest price of any national chain at its 1,330 company-owned and franchised locations throughout the United States and Canada. Growing faster than any of its competitors, Motel 6 has used the tagline, "We'll leave the light on for you®" for more than 29 years, earning the chain the highest brand recognition in the economy lodging segment. Motel 6 offers standard amenities including Wi-Fi Internet access, free local calls, no long distance access charges, free morning coffee and expanded cable channel line-up. Most locations offer swimming pools and guest laundry facilities. Motel 6 is managed and operated by G6 Hospitality LLC. For more information, visit www.motel6.com.
About Studio 6
Studio 6 extended stay hotels offer the affordable comfort of furnished studios, low weekly rates and accommodating hotel amenities. You will find Studio 6 locations in the United States and Canada. Properties are conveniently located in major business complexes, offering easy access to shopping and retail centers, entertainment areas, and restaurants. Studio 6 is managed and operated by G6 Hospitality LLC. For more information, visit www.staystudio6.com.
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