The Sleep Inn, Inn & Suites Airport, located at 6055 Belle Grove Road, has been named Inn of the Year by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH) franchisor of the Sleep Inn 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 Sleep Inn, Inn & Suites Airport was selected as Inn of the Year from among 301 open Sleep Inn brand hotels throughout the United States.
The Inn of the Year Award was presented to Lou Zagarino, the hotel`s owner, and Cliff Wietstruk, the hotel`s general manager, at Choice`s 49th annual convention, this month, at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Orlando.
“The Sleep Inn, Inn & Suites Airport 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 Sleep Inn, Inn & Suites Airport also received Choice`s Gold Hospitality Award in 2003.
The Sleep Inn, Inn & Suites Airport features 145-units including 34 spacious suites with microwave and refrigerator, a state-of-the-art exercise facility, business center, complimentary deluxe continental breakfast and complimentary 24-hour shuttle service to Baltimore Washington International Airport.
There currently are 313 Sleep Inn brand hotels open and 47 under development worldwide, representing 27,444 rooms.
For reservations at any Sleep Inn brand hotel worldwide, contact Choice`s toll-free reservation service at (800)-4CHOICE or visit www.choicehotels.com on the Internet. Reservations also can be made by contacting the Sleep Inn, Inn & Suites Airport directly at (410) 789-7223.
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.