Staybridge Opens Number 51

3rd Feb 2003

Staybridge Suites Hotels opened the doors of its newest 91-room all-suite hotel in Middleton, Wisc., which will be the 51st addition to the brand’s growing portfolio of extended-stay hotels.

The new Staybridge Suites hotel in Middleton is owned by Middleton Suites, LLC and is operated under a license agreement with an affiliate of Six Continents Hotels, Inc.

“The addition of the newest Middleton property will make two Staybridge Suites properties in the Madison area that are owned and operated by the same franchisee,” said, Jim Anhut, senior vice president and brand manager of Staybridge Suites Hotels. “We are pleased with how rapidly the Staybridge Suites brand continues to grow with 51 hotels open and more than 45 in development,” he added.

Situated in the heart of downtown Middleton, a growing business sector in Wisconsin, this $10 million 66,000-sq. ft square-foot hotel is located just a short distance from the University of Wisconsin, the State Capitol and University Ridge Golf Course.

Staybridge Suites hotels cater to extended-stay guests and offer competitive rates to business travelers. Guests will be able to choose from a selection of three suite configurations (deluxe studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom/2 bath). All suites will feature functional, well-lit work stations with ergonomic seating in every suite, fully equipped kitchens, data ports, two-line speaker phone with voicemail and direct dial access and high-speed internet access is also available.


“This is the second Staybridge Suites franchise that my family and I have built. I am pleased to be realizing my strategy of adding one Staybridge Suites hotel to my hotel portfolio annually,” said John Stauffacher, owner of Staybridge Suites-Madison and Staybridge Suites-Middleton. “The new Staybridge Suites-Middleton is an ideal choice for travelers seeking a comfortable and affordable lodging for extended periods of time. Middleton is a well-traveled market and perfect fit for a Staybridge Suites hotel.”

The new property offers several unique amenities such as complimentary guest laundry and workout facilities (aerobic and anaerobic), an indoor pool, deluxe complimentary breakfast buffet; 24-hour business services center and heated underground parking. In addition, guests will enjoy gathering in the hotel’s Great Room for nightly “Sundowners” receptions for refreshments, light appetizers and conversation.
The property will offer Priority Club Rewards, the world`s first hotel loyalty program. Guests benefit from new member-preferred features like points transfer, points purchase and the fastest way to Elite status, with competitive features of no blackout dates and no point expiration to form a powerful program that is easy and truly rewarding.

According to CNN: “The new Priority Club Rewards program is the best one around…” Enrollment in Priority Club Rewards is free. Guests may enroll online at , call 800-272-9273,
or register at any Staybridge Suites hotel.

The Middleton hotel is located at 7790 Elmwood Ave., Middleton, Wisc. 53562. Telephone: (608) 664-5888; Facsimile: (608) 664-5877.

The Staybridge Suites by Holiday Inn brand is an innovative all-suite hotel meeting the needs of the extended-stay guest. It is ideal for travelers seeking a residential-style hotel that is perfect for business, relocation, and vacations. The amenities include three suite types with fully equipped kitchens, complimentary breakfast buffet and evening reception, and 24-hour business services with high-speed Internet access.

Staybridge Suites entered the extended-stay market in December 1998 when its flagship location in Alpharetta, Georgia, opened. Currently, there are 51 Staybridge Suites hotels open and more than 45 under development.



Recommended for you

Follow Breaking Travel News

Travel Events Calendar

Media Partnerships

Global Restaurant Investment ForumThe Hospitality & Tourism SummitCATHIC
ITB AsiaChina Outbound Travel & Tourism MarketThe Travel Marketing Store
Serviced Apartment SummitWorld Travel MarketIMEX
AHICWTTCRoutes Online
UBM Aviation