ROCKVILLE, Md., June 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Suburban Extended Stay Hotel property in Longview, Texas has earned the prestigious Hotel of the Year award from Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world's largest hotel companies and franchisor of the Suburban Extended Stay Hotel brand. The award was presented to owner Dante Hahn and General Manager Larry Williams during the company's 59th annual convention last month in Los Angeles.
"To win the Hotel of the Year award, a property must demonstrate a commitment to exceptional customer service, and that's where the Suburban Extended Stay hotel of Longview excelled," said Andrea Jaritz, senior vice president of brand strategy and marketing for Choice Hotels International. "This hotel ranked the best among its peers and clearly demonstrates operational excellence."
Choice Hotels International's annual Hotel of the Year award winners are selected by the Choice Hotels Owners Council. Nominees are all ranked at the top of hotels within their brand.
The Suburban Extended Stay Hotel property in Longview offers 84 spacious and inviting accommodations for one night, one week, one month or longer. Conveniently located near Longview Regional Medical Center and Good Shepherd Medical Center, the hotel amenities include well-equipped kitchens, weekly housekeeping services, high-speed Internet, a convenience store and picnic areas with grills.
Guests are close to local attractions and businesses including Lake O' the Pines, LeTourneau University, Great Texas Balloon Race, Lone Star Speedway, Neiman Marcus National Distribution Center, Eastman Chemical and Westlake Chemical.
About Choice Hotels Choice Hotels International, Inc. franchises over 6,200 hotels, representing more than 500,000 rooms, in the United States and more than 30 other countries and territories. As of March 31, 2013, 395 hotels, representing more than 30,000 rooms, were under construction, awaiting conversion or approved for development in the United States. Additionally, 81 hotels, representing approximately 7,000 rooms, were under construction, awaiting conversion or approved for development in more than 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, as well as its Ascend Hotel Collection membership program, serve guests worldwide.
Additional corporate information may be found on the Choice Hotels International, Inc. website, 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 Hotel Collection are proprietary trademarks and service marks of Choice Hotels International.
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