2013 Platinum Hospitality Award from Choice Hotels International

 

Akwesasne, NY (December 31, 2012) – The Comfort Inn & Suites Akwesasne (Hogansburg), New York was recently announced as a recipient of the prestigious 2013 Platinum Hospitality Award from world lodging leader Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), franchisor of the Comfort Inn brand.

 

“The Comfort Inn & Suites Akwesasne Hotel’s commitment to excellence and outstanding guest service has earned it this well-deserved recognition as one of the best hotels among the Comfort Inn brand,” said Steve Joyce, President and Chief Executive Officer for Choice Hotels. “We here at Choice Hotels are very proud to award this distinguished honor to the Comfort Inn & Suites Akwesasne Hotel.”

 

“The Comfort Inn & Suites Akwesasne is currently the top ranked hotel in our region, which encompasses all of New York State and all of New England” said Jim Brann CHA, General Manager. “The team here at the Comfort Inn & Suites is thrilled to have achieved this honor, and continues to strive to be the absolute best hotel in the North Country.”

 

“We have worked tremendously hard since we acquired the property almost 5 years ago in May 2008. We consistently strive to improve our guest experience year after year and stay on top of ensuring that our guests are 100% satisfied. We are honored in receiving this award from Choice. It fits right in line with our Mission of ‘Being the Absolute Best!’ We are extremely proud of our entire team at the hotel.” said Brandon Tarbell, President and CEO

 

Platinum Award status represents a tremendous accomplishment for a hotel and its entire staff. Each year, only the very top 3% of hotels in each brand are eligible to receive this elite distinction. As a top performing property among the company’s more than 4,900 U.S. franchised hotels, the Comfort Inn & Suites adj. Akwesasne Mohawk Casino hotel is among the top percentage of properties within the Comfort Inn brand. As one of the company’s top franchised hotels operating under the Comfort Inn flag, the hotel has demonstrated an exceptional focus on guest satisfaction and dedication to providing superior service. Additional award criteria are evaluated by Choice Hotels through its official property ranking reports.

 

For more information or to make your reservation for the Comfort Inn & Suites adj. Akwesasne Mohawk Casino hotel today, call the Choice Hotels toll-free reservation line at 800.4CHOICE or visit choicehotels.com.

 

About Choice Hotels
Choice Hotels International, Inc. franchises more than 6,100 hotels, representing more than 490,000 rooms, in the United States and more than 30 other countries and territories. As of September 30, 2011, 430 hotels were under construction, awaiting conversion or approved for development in the United States, representing more than 35,000 rooms, and 94 hotels, representing approximately 8,700 rooms, were under construction, awaiting conversion or approved for development in more than 20 other 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 International, Inc. Web site, which may be accessed at www.choicehotels.com. # # # Choice Hotels, Choice Hotels International, Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Sleep Inn, Clarion, Cambria Suites, MainStay Suites, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, Econo Lodge, Rodeway Inn and Ascend Collection are proprietary trademarks and service marks of Choice Hotels International. ©2012 Choice Hotels International, Inc. All rights reserved.