Equity Inns ties up Orlando purchase

Equity Inns has announced the completion of the purchase of the 246-suite Embassy Suites/International Drive in Orlando. The Hilton branded hotel is located approximately one mile north of the Orlando Convention Center, which just completed a 1.5 million square foot addition. The hotel recently completed a significant renovation of its public areas and guestrooms. Equity Inns expects to invest additional capital to complete new Embassy brand upgrades. This is the first Embassy Suites brand hotel purchased by the Company.