Quality Suites Hotel Of Austin Winner

The Quality Suites hotel, located at 14620 North IH-35, has been named Inn of the Year by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH) franchisor of the Quality hotel brand.

Choice Hotels annually presents the Inn of the Year Award to hotels that demonstrate lodging excellence. The best of each brand is selected by a committee of peer hoteliers who evaluate the hotel on a variety of factors including guest service, hotel cleanliness and hotel décor during several unannounced inspections.

The Quality Suites hotel was selected as Inn of the Year from among 455 open Quality brand hotels throughout the United States.

The Inn of the Year Award was presented to Rob Stillwell, the hotel`s owner and Charles Adeniken, the hotel`s general manager, at Choice`s 49th annual convention, this month, at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Orlando.

“The Quality Suites hotel is the best of the best,” said Chuck Ledsinger, Choice president and chief executive officer. “They subscribe to an operating philosophy that calls for an impeccably maintained property and extraordinary customer service.”


The Quality Suites hotel won Choice`s Gold Hospitality Award in 2001 and 2002. The Quality Suites hotel features 84-units with microwave, refrigerator and coffeemaker, an outdoor pool, meeting facilities, exercise room and complimentary continental breakfast.

There currently are 820 Quality brand hotels open and 126 under development worldwide, representing 100,134 rooms. For reservations at any Quality brand hotel worldwide, contact Choice Hotel`s toll-free reservation service at (800)-4CHOICE or visit www.choicehotels.com the Internet. Reservations also can be made by contacting the Quality Suites hotel directly at (512) 251-9110.

Choice Hotels International is one of the world`s largest lodging franchisors, marketing more than 5,000 hotels open or under development in 48 countries and territories under the Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Sleep Inn, Clarion, MainStay Suites, Econo Lodge, and Rodeway Inn brand names. For more information on Choice, visit the company`s web site at www.choicehotels.com.

Choice Hotels, Choice Hotels International, Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Sleep Inn, Clarion, MainStay Suites, Econo Lodge, and Rodeway Inn are the proprietary trademarks and service marks of Choice Hotels International Inc.