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The 164-room BEST WESTERN PLUS Madison-Huntsville Hotel
Opens in Madison, Alabama

The Hotel is Operated by Cathy Anderson and Owned by AFT Six, LLC

MADISON, Ala., July 31, 2012—Best Western International proudly announces the opening of a newly renovated, full-service hotel situated minutes from Huntsville International Airport and the US Space and Rocket Center. The 164-room BEST WESTERN PLUS Madison-Huntsville Hotel is operated by Cathy Anderson and owned by AFT Six, LLC.

With the southern charm and tech savvy cities of Madison and Huntsville as its home, the BEST WESTERN Plus Madison-Huntsville Hotel is near Cummings Research Park, Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, and Huntsville Botanical Gardens.

Renovations to the BEST WESTERN Plus Madison-Huntsville Hotel were completed in all areas of the hotel. Guest rooms feature new carpeting, window treatments, furniture and bedding in muted shades of sage, blue, beige and brown. Guest room bath rooms were redone to include granite countertops and new lighting. Subtle patterned carpets, lighting, window treatments and amenities are new elements in the 5 meeting rooms which can accommodate as few as 2 or as many as 150 people. The lobby features modern and stylish furnishings, a fireplace, community table, sundry shop and a fully equipped business center.

The hotel provides an outdoor swimming pool, hot tub, 24-hour fitness center, full-service on site restaurant, dry cleaning and guest laundry. The tastefully appointed guest rooms feature soothing décor and modern comfort and conveniences suited to today’s business and leisure travelers. Rooms provide a single king size or two queen size beds; granite vanities; mini fridge; complimentary high-speed internet access (also in public areas); spacious work desks with ergonomic chairs; 32 inch, LCD TVs; MP3 compatible alarm clocks;  plush bedding and combed cotton linens. The hotel’s Port of Madison restaurant delivers guests contemporary American cuisine using locally-sourced, seasonal foods and serves a hot breakfast buffet and dinner daily.

“We are proud to welcome the BEST WESTERN PLUS Madison-Huntsville Hotel to our chain,” said Mark Williams, Vice President, North American development for Best Western International. “This property gives guests a quality lodging option when traveling to northern Alabama.”

Best Western Rewards is one of the industry's most generous rewards programs and one of few that is truly international. With more than 4,000 locations in 100 countries and territories, Best Western makes it easy for members to earn points redeemable for global free room nights with no blackout dates, dining, shopping and entertainment gift cards, gas cards, airline miles and more. Now more than ever, Best Western Rewards is helping our leisure and business customers travel “smart.” Learn more about the program at

Reservations may be booked by calling Best Western International’s 24-hour, toll-free reservations number at (800) WESTERN.  Reservations are also available from Best Western International’s Web site at


Best Western International, Inc., headquartered in Phoenix, Ariz., is a privately held hotel brand made up of more than 4,000* BEST WESTERN®, BEST WESTERN PLUS® and BEST WESTERN PREMIER® hotels in more than 100* countries and territories worldwide. Now celebrating 66 years of hospitality, Best Western welcomes hundreds of thousands of guests nightly. Best Western provides its hoteliers with global operational, sales, marketing and promotional support, and online and mobile booking capabilities. More than 14 million travelers are members of the brand’s award-winning loyalty program Best Western Rewards®, one of the few programs in which members earn points that never expire and can be redeemed at any Best Western hotel worldwide. The brand’s partnerships with AAA/CAA, racecar driver Michael Waltrip, and Harley-Davidson® provide travelers with exciting ways to interact with the brand. Best Western in 2011 was named AAA’s and CAA’s Hotel Partner of the Year and was named the 2011 Compuware Best of the Web Gold award winner. For more information or to make a reservation, please visit .

*Numbers are approximate and may fluctuate.

Patricia Hillis
General Manager
(256) 772-7170

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