Choice Hotels Recognises Its Best UK Hotels
Released on: November 22, 2011, 4:22 am
Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), the global
hotel group behind the Comfort, Quality, and Clarion brands and one of
the largest and most successful lodging franchisors in the world, has
announced the winners of its various "Hotels of the Year" awards.
It has awarded Comfort Hotel Great Yarmouth the title of "UK Comfort
Hotel of the Year", Quality Hotel Edinburgh Airport the "UK Quality Hotel of the
Year" award and Clarion Hotel Carrickfergus the "UK Clarion Hotel of
the Year" accolade.
The hotels were judged to be the best in their brand categories out of over 40
Choice Hotels brand properties operating throughout the UK and beat other
short-listed properties located in Enfield, Reading and Central London. The winners
were selected by reviewing each property's guest satisfaction and cleanliness
scores and by demonstrating consistent brand performance.
Mark Pearce, Senior Vice President International Division of Choice Hotels
International, commented: "Congratulations to the owners and staff at these hotels
on this great accomplishment. They are excellent showcases for our network of
franchised hotels throughout the UK."
Jason Dombrower, General Manager of the Quality Hotel Edinburgh Airport, said: "We are delighted
to be recognised as the UK Quality Hotel of the Year for the third year running.
This award endorses the quality and service we offer both leisure and business
The Choice Hotels Europe portfolio of franchised hotels offers business and leisure
travellers a full spectrum from premium economy to luxury hotels. Choice Hotels
Europe franchises nearly 500 hotels across Europe alone. Brands operated by Choice
Hotels in Europe include Clarion, which offers four-star accommodation, Quality,
which sits in the three-star bracket and provides a mid-scale full service offering
and Comfort, the largest Choice Hotels brand worldwide, known for value and
Choice Hotels brand properties to open recently in the UK include Comfort Inn Hyde
Park in London, Comfort Hotel Luton, Clarion Collection Croydon Park Hotel and
Clarion Collection Birmingham.
About Choice Hotels International and Choice Hotels Europe:
Choice Hotels International, Inc. franchises more than 6,100 hotels, representing
more than 490,000 rooms, in the United States and more than 30 other countries and
territories. As of June 30, 2011, more than 450 hotels were under construction,
awaiting conversion or approved for development in the United States, representing
more than 37,000 rooms, and approximately 100 hotels, representing approximately
8,700 rooms, were under construction, awaiting conversion or approved for
development in more than 20 other countries and territories. The company's Comfort
Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Sleep Inn, Clarion, Cambria Suites, MainStay Suites,
Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, Econo Lodge and Rodeway Inn brands serve guests
Additional corporate information may be found on the Choice Hotels International,
Inc. web site, which may be accessed at www.choicehotels.com.
About Choice Hotels Europe:
Choice Hotels Europe is the trading name of Quality Hotels Ltd., a subsidiary of
Choice Hotels International, Inc. Choice Hotels Europe (Quality Hotels Ltd.)
provides travellers with single access to a network of nearly 500 locations in
Europe, including over 40 in the UK, under the Comfort, Quality and Clarion brands.
Additional information may be found on the Choice Hotels Europe Web site, which may
be accessed at choicehotelsuk.co.uk .
Choice Hotels, Choice Hotels International, Choice Hotels Europe, Choice Privileges,
Comfort, Quality, Sleep, Cambria Suites, Clarion, Clarion Collection and Ascend
Collection are proprietary trademarks and service marks of Choice Hotels
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