The 115-unit Quality Inn & Suites, centrally located in midtown Greensboro at 120 Seneca Service Rd. (facing I-85 and I-40) will hold an invitation-only grand opening on Tuesday, Oct. 29 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Greensboro Mayor Keith Holliday and members of the Greensboro Chamber of Commerce will be on hand for the event, which features a ribbon cutting, reception and live music.
The Quality Inn & Suites, formerly operated as the Days Inn, is currently undergoing a $1 million renovation to be completed in November. The renovation includes updating the hotel`s facade, lobby, breakfast room, public areas and guest rooms.
“The opening of this Quality Inn & Suites and renovation of the hotel is an important part of the revitalization of downtown Greensboro,” said, Jay Tarasaria, general manager. “The Quality name and Quality brand standards like the Quality Executive Room will attract more business and leisure guests to the area.”
The Quality Inn & Suites features spacious rooms and suites with one king or two double beds and the Quality Sleeper by Serta mattress, a remote-control 25-inch cable TV with HBO, CNN and ESPN, telephones with data port, in-room coffee, iron, ironing board and hairdryer. The Quality Executive Room features the signature Quality Sleeper mattress by Serta, speakerphone with data port, 900-square-inch desk, bright lighting, easy-access electric outlets, easy chair and a free daily newspaper. Two room suites, non-smoking rooms and rooms for individuals with disabilities are available.
Hotel features include an outdoor pool, kids` pool, playground, over 2,000 square feet of meeting space accommodating 200 and business center. Photocopy and fax services are available.
Guests of the Quality Inn & Suites receive free local telephone calls, a complimentary USA TODAY newspaper and a 100 percent guest satisfaction guarantee. The hotel offers a complimentary deluxe hot breakfast consisting of eggs, sausage, bacon, grits, hash brown potatoes, biscuits, cereal, bagels, muffins, toast, fruit, juice, coffee, tea and milk, served near the main lobby.
Room rates begin at $69. Children, ages 18 and under, stay free in the room of parents and grandparents.
Discounts are available when booked in advance on a space-available basis for senior citizens, AAA members, business travelers, government/military personnel and groups.
The Quality Inn & Suites is owned and operated by Panafric Investors of Greensboro, N.C. The Quality Inn brand is franchised by Choice Hotels International (NYSE:CHH).
In addition to I-85 and I-40, the Quality Inn & Suites is near I-421, I-29 and I-220. Nearby attractions include: Greensboro Coliseum (2 miles), Koury Convention Center and Four Seasons Mall (3 miles), War Memorial Stadium (4 miles), Wet `n Wild Emerald Point (5 miles) and the High Point furniture market (15 miles). Bennett College, A & T State University, UNC at Greensboro and Greensboro College are three miles away. Elon College is 14 miles away.
Member of Choice Privileges, Choice`s frequent-traveler program, qualify for points toward free stays and gift certificates when staying at U.S. Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Clarion and Sleep Inn hotels. Guests may also choose to earn airline miles with participating airlines (American Airlines AAdvantage, Delta Air Lines SkyMiles, Northwest Airlines WorldPerks, US Airways Dividend Miles and United Mileage Plus) when staying at Choice brand hotels in the U.S. and Caribbean.
Through December 15, 2002, members of participating airlines` frequent flier clubs receive double airline miles when staying at any of the 3,300 hotels in the U.S. and the Caribbean franchised by Choice Hotels International. Guests need only to stay at a qualifying rate* and provide the selected airline frequency program member number upon check-in.
For reservations at the Quality Inn & Suites hotel, call 1-800-4CHOICE, visit www.choicehotels.com or contact the hotel directly at (336) 275-9575.
Choice franchises more than 5,000 hotels open and under development under the Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Clarion, Sleep Inn, Econo Lodge, Rodeway Inn and MainStay Suites brand names in 46 countries. For more information on Choice, visit the company`s internet site at www.choicehotels.com.