Texas' Newest Hawthorn Breaks Ground At Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston

Apr 03, 2001, 01:00 ET from Hawthorn Suites LTD

    ATLANTA, April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Sabrina's Hospitality, Inc. and Atlanta-
 based US Franchise Systems (USFS), parent company of the franchisors of the
 Hawthorn hotel brand, have broken ground on Texas' 24th Hawthorn hotel at the
 Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston, located at 7014 Will Clayton Pkwy.
 There are currently Hawthorn hotels open in Aransas Pass, Arlington, Austin
 (two), Brownsville, Dallas (three), El Paso, Ft. Worth, Houston (five),
 Killeen, Lubbock, Richardson, San Antonio (two) and Wichita Falls, Texas, as
 well as at the Austin and Dallas/DFW Airports.  A fall 2001 opening is planned
 for the Houston/Bush Airport property.
     Hawthorn Suites LTD., ideal for shorter trips and extended stay, offers
 complimentary daily hot breakfast buffet and Wednesday evening social hour,
 plus an array of guest amenities and business services.
     "We're excited to be part of the Hawthorn brand's rapid growth," said
 Shell Goel, president of Sabrina's Hospitality, "and look forward to providing
 Houston visitors with a quality, all-suite product."  Sabrina's Hospitality
 also owns the Budget Lodge in Channelview, Texas.
     The three-story, 59-suite Hawthorn Suites LTD. hotel in Houston will
 feature such in-room amenities as dual phone lines and voice mail, microwaves,
 refrigerators, coffee makers, and irons and ironing boards.  The hotel will
 also offer an outdoor pool, fitness center, business center and complimentary
 airport shuttle.  The hotel is one mile from the Humble Convention Center, 12
 miles from downtown Houston and 20 miles from the NASA Space Center.
     Commented Steve Hymans, vice president of brand marketing for Hawthorn,
 "We are proud to continue Hawthorn's expansion throughout Texas.  With
 spacious accommodations and an array of services and amenities at an excellent
 value, Hawthorn is the traveler's alternative to higher-priced, full-service
 properties."
     As of Dec. 31, 2000, there were 164 Hawthorn hotels open or under
 construction worldwide.  For reservations, contact 1-800-527-1133 toll-free,
 or visit Hawthorn at www.hawthorn.com to access information and make
 reservations instantly.
     All Hawthorn hotels are independently owned and operated.
 
 

SOURCE Hawthorn Suites LTD
    ATLANTA, April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Sabrina's Hospitality, Inc. and Atlanta-
 based US Franchise Systems (USFS), parent company of the franchisors of the
 Hawthorn hotel brand, have broken ground on Texas' 24th Hawthorn hotel at the
 Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston, located at 7014 Will Clayton Pkwy.
 There are currently Hawthorn hotels open in Aransas Pass, Arlington, Austin
 (two), Brownsville, Dallas (three), El Paso, Ft. Worth, Houston (five),
 Killeen, Lubbock, Richardson, San Antonio (two) and Wichita Falls, Texas, as
 well as at the Austin and Dallas/DFW Airports.  A fall 2001 opening is planned
 for the Houston/Bush Airport property.
     Hawthorn Suites LTD., ideal for shorter trips and extended stay, offers
 complimentary daily hot breakfast buffet and Wednesday evening social hour,
 plus an array of guest amenities and business services.
     "We're excited to be part of the Hawthorn brand's rapid growth," said
 Shell Goel, president of Sabrina's Hospitality, "and look forward to providing
 Houston visitors with a quality, all-suite product."  Sabrina's Hospitality
 also owns the Budget Lodge in Channelview, Texas.
     The three-story, 59-suite Hawthorn Suites LTD. hotel in Houston will
 feature such in-room amenities as dual phone lines and voice mail, microwaves,
 refrigerators, coffee makers, and irons and ironing boards.  The hotel will
 also offer an outdoor pool, fitness center, business center and complimentary
 airport shuttle.  The hotel is one mile from the Humble Convention Center, 12
 miles from downtown Houston and 20 miles from the NASA Space Center.
     Commented Steve Hymans, vice president of brand marketing for Hawthorn,
 "We are proud to continue Hawthorn's expansion throughout Texas.  With
 spacious accommodations and an array of services and amenities at an excellent
 value, Hawthorn is the traveler's alternative to higher-priced, full-service
 properties."
     As of Dec. 31, 2000, there were 164 Hawthorn hotels open or under
 construction worldwide.  For reservations, contact 1-800-527-1133 toll-free,
 or visit Hawthorn at www.hawthorn.com to access information and make
 reservations instantly.
     All Hawthorn hotels are independently owned and operated.
 
 SOURCE  Hawthorn Suites LTD