MINNEAPOLIS - February 16, 2016
Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM, a leading upper-midscale hotel brand, today announced the opening of Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Grand Prairie-DFW-Arlington, TX located between Dallas-Fort Worth and Arlington, at 2050 North Highway 360 in Grand Prairie. The hotel offers 135 guest rooms with a variety of suites and configurations.
“We are pleased with the brand’s continued expansion, especially in Texas,” said Jeffrey Freund, senior vice president, Midscale Brands, Americas, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group. “The hotel’s close proximity to exciting area attractions, as well as downtown Dallas-Fort Worth corporations make it a good choice for both families and business travelers.”
The hotel is perfectly positioned to explore nearby Dallas-Fort Worth and Arlington attractions, including Joe Pool Lake, Six Flags® Over Texas and Hurricane Harbor Water Park. In addition, Globe Life Park and AT&T Stadium are nearby making it easy to catch a Texas Rangers or Cowboys game while in town. If the outdoors are of interest, River Legacy Parks offers 1,300 acres along the Trinity River, and 2,000-acre Lake Arlington provides boating, fishing and many water sports activities.
Guests of the hotel have access to an array of amenities including free high-speed Internet access, an outdoor pool and fitness center. The hotel also offers the brand’s signature complimentary, hot Be Our Guest breakfast served daily on classic dining ware and a free airport shuttle service to and from DFW International Airport, located just 10 miles away. For business travelers, the meeting space accommodates up to 30 guests and is ideal for hosting small business meetings or social events.
“We are excited to begin a relationship with Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group and its family of brands,” said the hotel’s owner, Ahmed Yanouri. “We are confident the outstanding service culture the Country Inns & Suites brand is known for and the many amenities this hotel offers will make it a great success.”
Country Inns & Suites offers a caring, consistent and comfortable hospitality experience delivered with a touch of home, and features particularly attractive for business travelers. 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.
About Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSMCountry Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM is a leading mid-market hotel brand with over 470 hotels in the United States, Canada, India and Latin America. The brand’s Be Our Guest service philosophy encourages employees to serve guests with the same kind and caring spirit given to friends when they are being hosted at home.Signature brand amenities include free high-speed Internet, complimentary hot breakfast served on classic dining ware, fitness centers and business centers.
Country Inns & Suites By Carlson is a part of Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, which also includes Quorvus Collection, Radisson Blu®, Radisson®, Radisson Red, Park Plaza® and Park Inn® by Radisson. For reservations and more information visit, www.countryinns.com. Connect with Country Inns & Suites By Carlson on social media: @CountryInns on Twitter and Facebook.com/CountryInns
Ben Gardeen, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group | +1 (763) 212-8129 | email@example.com