News for the Hospitality Executive
CINCINNATI – January 30, 2013 – For the second consecutive year, Marriott International has named Residence Inn Cincinnati Downtown at the Phelps the No. 1 hotel in the Residence Inn brand for guest satisfaction. In addition, the hotel has been ranked No. 19 out of 650,000 hotels in the U.S. for service in the TripAdvisor® 2013 Traveler’s Choice Awards.
Marriott International analyzes its properties’ guest satisfaction scores throughout the year. At the end of 2012, the hotel scored the highest out of 621 Residence Inns in the U.S.
Residence Inn Cincinnati Downtown at the Phelps is an adaptive reuse development project initiated by Eagle Realty Group and owned by its parent company Western & Southern Financial Group. The hotel is managed by Winegardner & Hammons Inc., a full-service hotel management company that has developed numerous hotels throughout the United States over the last 30 years with Eagle Realty Group and Western & Southern.
“Our associates are dedicated to guest satisfaction and service, and receiving such prestigious accolades demonstrates this commitment. It is an honor to receive this recognition,” said General Manager David Meisner.
The 134 suite Residence Inn Cincinnati Downtown is located in the historic Phelps Apartment Building at 506 E. Fourth Street overlooking Lytle Park and within walking distance to Great American Tower at Queen City Square, Procter & Gamble Global headquarters and Western & Southern Financial Group headquarters. The hotel offers its guests convenient access to the Taft Museum, Great American Ballpark, The Banks entertainment complex, Newport on the Levee/Aquarium and Fountain Square. www.residenceinncincinnatidowntown.com.
For more information about Western & Southern Financial Group, visit www.westernsouthern.com. Western & Southern is the title sponsor of the Western & Southern Open (www.wsopen.com) tennis tournament.
Eagle Realty Group offers a comprehensive range of services covering three core real estate areas. For more information visit www.eaglerealtygroup.com.
About Winegardner & Hammons, Inc.
Winegardner & Hammons, Inc. has more than 50 years as a full-service hotel management company and a reputation for progressive and successful hospitality management. The WHI owned/managed portfolio includes resorts, all-suite, extended-stay, select service, full service and conference center hotels in many diverse markets across the United States. WHI currently manages 30 hotels in the United States and is affiliated with most major hotel brands. For more information on WHI, please visit our web site at www.whihotels.com.
Cindy Swift, National Director
& Hammons Opens New 125-room Courtyard Pittsburgh North/Cranberry
Woods in Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania Featuring New Courtyard by
Marriott Lobby and Room Design / December 2012
& Hammons Names General Manager, Sales Account Manager of Courtyard
Pittsburgh North/Cranberry Woods; New Courtyard is scheduled to open in
December 2012 / October 2012
& Hammons, Inc. Announces Management of Spartanburg Marriott at
Renaissance Park / February 2011
Southern Financial Group and Eagle Realty Prepare to Open the Residence
Inn Cincinnati Downtown; Winegardner & Hammons to Manage; David
Meisner Opening General Manager / December 2010
& Hammons Opens the Renaissance Indianapolis North Hotel in Carmel,
Indiana / May 2008
|Winegardner & Hammons, Inc. Breaks Ground on the 263 room Renaissance Indianapolis North Hotel / June 2007|
|REI and White Lodging Partnership Building a $325 million Cluster of Four Marriott Branded Hotels Adjacent to the Indiana Convention Center; a JW Marriott hotel with 1,000 rooms, a Courtyard by Marriott with 250 rooms a Fairfield Inn & Suites, 168 rooms and a SpringHill Suites with 150 rooms / May 2007|