Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the world's largest and most dynamic hotel groups, today announced the further expansion of the Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM brand in Texas. The opening of Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Dallas-Love Field (Medical Center), TX, marks the brand's growth in the region as part of its Ambition 2015 strategy.

“The brand has established a strong footprint in Texas with 21 Country Inns & Suites locations,” said Scott Meyer, senior vice president, Midscale Brands, Americas. “The continued growth in this region is another step forward in our plan to expand the brand primarily in the U.S., Canada, India and Mexico.”

The hotel offers 146 guestrooms. The property features amenities that include complimentary high-speed Internet, a well-equipped fitness center and a seasonal outdoor pool and whirlpool. In addition, all rooms feature a refrigerator, microwave and coffee maker. A USA Today newspaper is provided to guest rooms Monday thru Friday.

The hotel is centrally located off of I-35 and Northwest Highway, six miles from Dallas Love Field Airport, four miles from the medical district and seven miles from Dallas Market Center.

“We are thrilled to begin a relationship with Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group and their family of brands,” said Amit Patel, owner of the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Dallas-Love Field (Medical Center). “We are confident that the consistency, value and leadership of this brand and the Carlson Rezidor system will result in a successful future for this hotel.” Opening the hotel is Mandy Kienzle, general manager.

Country Inns & Suites offers a caring, consistent, comfortable hospitality experience delivered with a touch of home, and features particularly attractive for business travelers. The brand offers its complimentary, hot, Be Our Guest Breakfast served on classic diningware daily. The distinctive product and service innovations, such as the Be Our Guest employee training program have generated tremendous employee engagement scores and high guest satisfaction.

For reservations and more information, visit www.countryinns.com.