Drury Opens First Hotel In Phoenix, Arizona
(ST. LOUIS, MO) – October 9, 2009 – The new Drury Inn & Suites – Pinnacle Peak is open for business. Located at I-17 and West Pinnacle Peak, the hotel is the Drury family’s first venture into Phoenix, Arizona.
“We’re extremely excited to be a part of the growing community of North Phoenix,” said Tim Chik, General Manager of the new Drury Inn & Suites. “It’s quite an honor to help introduce the Drury brand to our neighbors. We hope to build a strong relationship for years to come.”
A Missouri-based company, Drury Hotels has been expanding westward, recently opening locations in Flagstaff, Arizona, Las Cruces, New Mexico and now Phoenix. Drury’s latest hotel features a stucco exterior that fits right in with the mountainous Arizona landscape. Inside the 178-room Drury Inn & Suites, guests enjoy many free amenities, including the brand’s signature free HOT QUIKSTART® breakfast. Served in the hotel’s expansive seating area, Drury’s breakfast features scrambled eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy, Belgian waffles, juices, hot and cold cereals, toast, fresh fruit, milk, coffee, tea, pastries and other assorted baked goods.
The Drury Inn & Suites value package also includes free wireless Internet access in all areas of the hotel, a free Evening Beverage Reception, free long distance and local calls, free popcorn and soda in the lobby, an indoor/outdoor pool & whirlpool, exercise room, guest pantry, guest laundry facility and microwaves and refrigerators in all rooms. These inclusive amenities support the brand’s tagline, The Extras Aren’t Extra®.
The Drury Inn & Suites brand has been recognized for four consecutive years by J.D. Power and Associates for ranking “Highest in Guest Satisfaction Among Mid-Scale Limited Service Hotel Chains” in the firm’s North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index Studysm. J.D. Power and Associates is a global marketing information firm that represents the voice of the customer.
Drury Hotels is a Missouri-based hotel system with more than 130 hotels in 20 states from Arizona to North Carolina and from Texas to Michigan. Brands include Drury Inn & Suites, Drury Inn, Drury Plaza Hotels, Drury Suites, Pear Tree Inn by Drury, as well as other hotels in the mid-priced hotel segment.
SOURCE: Drury Hotels