Quality Inn Hotel Celebrates Grand Re-Opening

The media is invited to attend a grand re-opening celebration for the Quality Inn hotel here at 610 Geary Street on Wednesday, April 17 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Tours of the hotel, palm readings and hand paintings by a Mehendi (Henna) artist are included in the festivities. Refreshments and hour d`oeuvres will be served.

The Quality Inn hotel features 89-units, each with unique hand-painted murals of varying designs including ocean views, sunrises, nature scenes and desert and mountain landscapes. Room amenities include king-, queen, or double-size beds, coffee maker, remote-controlled cable television, voice mail, computer data port, iron, ironing board and hairdryer. Some rooms feature a Jacuzzi tub and sofabed. Handicapped and non-smoking rooms also are available.

The seven-story Quality Inn hotel features a spacious lobby with a fireplace; deli that serves sandwiches, snacks and beverages; a cyber café featuring computers with high-speed Internet access; meeting room that can accommodate up to 28 people; and breakfast area that can seat up to 30 people.

Room rates begin at $79 and include complimentary continental breakfasts, complimentary USA TODAY newspapers and free local telephone calls.

Children, ages 18 and under, stay free when accompanied by a parent or guardian. Discounts are available when booked in advance on a space-available basis for seniors, business travelers, American Automobile Association member, government and military personnel and groups.


The Quality Inn hotel is conveniently within walking distance of Union Square, the Theatre District and many restaurants and shops. The Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco Zoo, Chinatown and Fisherman`s Wharf also are nearby.

The Quality Inn hotel participates in Choice`s Choice Privileges frequent-traveler program where guests can earn points toward free stays, vacations and gifts when staying at U.S. Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Clarion and Sleep Inn brand hotels.

Members of American Airlines AAdvantage, Delta SkyMiles, Northwest Airlines WorldPerks and US Airways Dividend Miles will receive airline miles when staying at any Choice brand hotel in the U.S. and Caribbean.

Guests of any Choice brand hotel in the U.S. and the Caribbean can enter Choice`s “Thanks a Million” sweepstakes that includes a 1 million-miles grand prize and 10 100,000 miles first prizes. Entry forms, terms and conditions are available at www.choicehotels.com. No purchase is necessary to enter. Sweepstakes ends April 30.

Quality Inn hotels are franchised by Choice Hotels International (NYSE: CHH), the world`s second-largest lodging franchisor. There currently are 795 Quality brand hotels open and 150 under development worldwide, representing 99,793 rooms.

For reservations at any Quality brand hotel worldwide, contact Quality`s toll-free reservation service at (800)-4CHOICE or visit www.qualityinn.com on the Internet. Rooms at the Quality Inn hotel also can be booked by contacting the hotel directly at (415) 673-9221.

Choice franchises more than 5,000 hotels under the Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Clarion, Sleep Inn, Econo Lodge, Rodeway Inn and MainStay Suites brands in 43 countries. For more information on Choice, visit the company`s Internet site at www.choicehotels.com.