News for the Hospitality Executive
Comfort Inn & Suites of Pottstown, Pennsylvania
Completes $1.5 Million Dollar Renovation
Pottstown, Pennsylvania, April 30, 2009 – The Comfort Inn & Suites hotel located at 99 Robinson Street has just completed a major $1.5 million dollar renovation. The Comfort brand is franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH), one of the world’s largest lodging franchisors. Comfort Inn & Suites is one of the best known hotel brands in the United States. Comfort Inn & Suites hotels provide guests with a warm atmosphere and personal, helpful service with all the essentials and accommodations guests value and enjoy.
Formerly a Comfort Inn, the hotel underwent a $1.5 million dollar renovation to convert to a Comfort Inn & Suites hotel, completely renovating all guest rooms and public spaces including the lobby, breakfast bar and meeting room. The guestroom upgrades include the addition of King Suites and One-Bedroom Executive Suites. All rooms now come standard with 32” flat panel high-definition televisions with premium movie channels and a hospitality center with microwave, refrigerator and coffee/tea maker.
Several new amenities that were added include a 24 hour business center and fitness center. The hotel also offers a seasonal outdoor swimming pool. The Comfort Inn & Suites has repeatedly been voted “Pottstown’s Best Hotel” in the award winning Mercury Newspaper.
Owned by Pottstown Lodging Partners, LP and operated by Infinity Asset Management (a division of Infinity Hotel Group) of Atco, New Jersey, the Comfort Inn and Suites hotel features 119 beautifully appointed guestrooms and suites. Flexible meeting space that can accommodate up to 100 people is also available. The hotel offers free high-speed Internet access, free in-room Comfort Sunshine® Roast coffee, USA Today and more. The hotel also offers the Comfort Sunshine™ breakfast, which includes self-serve waffles, fruit, pastries, non-sweet breads, yogurt, cereal, hot tea, milk, juice and coffee.
Guestrooms feature plush beds, modern décor, refrigerators and microwaves, 32” flat screen televisions, coffee/tea maker and more. One Bedroom Executive Suites with kitchenettes are ideal for the extended stay. The hotel is also now 100% non-smoking and supports green and environmentally friendly practices.
The Comfort Inn & Suites hotel provides easy access to local points of interest like King of Prussia/Valley Forge, Reading, Lancaster, Allentown and Philadelphia. A variety of restaurants and shops are within walking distance, including Red Lobster and Friendly’s.The hotel participates in Choice Privileges, the Choice Hotels rewards program where membership is free and offers points good towards free nights, airline miles, gift certificates and more while staying at Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Sleep Inn, Clarion, Cambria Suites, MainStay Suites, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, Econo Lodge and Rodeway Inn brand hotels throughout the U.S. (including Hawaii), Canada, Europe*, Mexico and the Caribbean.
For reservations, contact the Comfort Inn & Suites of Pottstown hotel directly at 610-326-5000 or visit www.pottstownci.com
About Choice Hotels
Choice Hotels International franchises more than 5,800 hotels, representing more than 470,000 rooms, in the United States and more than 30 countries and territories. As of December 31, 2008, 987 hotels are under construction, awaiting conversion or approved for development in the United States, representing 78,915 rooms, and an additional 121 hotels, representing 10,190 rooms, are under construction, awaiting conversion or approved fordevelopment in more than 15 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 serve guests worldwide. In addition, via its Ascend
Collection membership program, travelers in the United States, Canada and the Caribbean have upscale lodging options at historic, boutique and unique hotels.
Additional corporate information may be found on the Choice Hotels Web site, which may be accessed at www.choicehotels.com.
Comfort Inn & Suites
Daniel Loube, CHA
Infinity Hotel Group/Infinity Asset Management
Mayur Chheda, CPA, CHA Chief Development Officer
Tel: 856-753-3300 x 112
Tel: (301) 592-6719
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