NEW YORK, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Worldhotels, one of the leading groups for independent hotels, today announced the addition of Hotel du Fort, a 124-room, four-star boutique hotel centrally located at the corner of du Fort and Ste-Catherine Streets in downtown Montreal. The hotel, which is managed by GMI Hospitality Corporation, offers spacious accommodations and panoramic views of the St. Lawrence River and Mount Royal.
"The Hotel du Fort is a perfect example of our successful efforts to welcome unique destination properties which offer first-class guest experiences that define the Worldhotels' brand," said Tom Griffiths, vice president, Worldhotels-The Americas. "We look forward to a long and prosperous relationship with the owners and management of this outstanding property."
"After thoroughly researching both hotel and representation companies, Worldhotels was the logical choice as they not only offer the most sales and marketing activities, but also state-of-the-art technologies, preferred partnerships, employee training, revenue management services, and the best global footprint," said Jo-Anne Sauve Taylor, general manager of Hotel du Fort. "I am confident this will be a win-win association."
About Hotel du Fort
Hotel du Fort's direct access to downtown Montreal's main expressways combines the benefits of a downtown hotel with the convenience of near-airport accommodations.
Each of the hotel's rooms and suites are tastefully appointed with custom-crafted wood cabinetry, and a kitchenette/wet bar. Breakfast is served daily in the hotel's elegant Salon Louis XV, which guests can enjoy along with the fully equipped fitness room and business center.
The Hotel du Fort team distinguishes itself with exceptional guest service, and an increasingly "green" sensibility. It prides itself on the long-standing commitment and impact it has had in supporting the local community.
Montreal is internationally renowned for its downtown dining, vibrant nightlife and cultural activities, including summer festivals. Local attractions and upcoming events include the Bell Centre, home of the Montreal Canadians Hockey Team; Montreal Casino; the Montreal International Jazz Festival (June 25-July 4); Montreal Grand Prix (June 10-12); Underground City; Montreal NASCAR Race (August 19-20); and the Montreal Olympic Stadium, Biodome & Botanical Garden.
Reservations at Hotel du Fort or any WORLDHOTELS' location can be made online at Worldhotels.com, by calling toll free 800-223-5652 in the U.S. and Canada, or through a travel consultant.