Staybridge Suites® Expands Further in Mexico with Saltillo and Villahermosa Openings
The brand continues its growth in the upscale extended-stay segment
March 05, 2019 // Franchising.com // IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the leading hotel companies worldwide, further strengthens its presence in Mexico with the most recent Staybridge Suites® hotel openings in Villahermosa, Tabasco and Saltillo, Coahuila.
- Gerardo Murray, Regional Vice President Marketing, Commercial and Revenue Strategy Mexico, Latin America and the Caribbean IHG, said: “We are very excited with the strong and accelerated growth that Staybridge Suites, one of our extended-stay brands, is having in Mexico. Staybridge Suites properties can be found in major destinations in the country; now, with the recent openings in Saltillo and Villahermosa, we are pleased to bring this attractive, high-category lodging alternative to travelers on business or leisure."
The Staybridge Suites® Saltillo hotel has 121 suites in different sizes and with different features distributed on eight floors. It is strategically located on Blvd. Corporativo 177 inside the Parque Centro, a mixed-use commercial development featuring offices, restaurants, and residences. Less than 5 miles away are the major shopping and entertainment areas, including Galleries Saltillo, Cathedral of Saltillo, the CANACINTRA Convention Center, Museum of the Birds of Mexico and the Desert Museum. The Staybridge Suites Saltillo hotel is operated by Grupo Presidente.
The Staybridge Suites® Villahermosa hotel is located 5 minutes away from Carlos Rovirosa Perez International Airport, in the beautiful eastern state of Tabasco on Paseo Usumacinta 1504 within the Tabasco 2000 area. The 77 contemporary-designed suites deliver everything guests need to be comfortable while on the road, and the hotel has meeting space for up to 70 people. Staybridge Suites Villahermosa is owned and managed by Alta Hotelería, S.A. de C.V. and franchised by an affiliate of IHG.
Both the Staybridge Suites Saltillo and Staybridge Suites Villahermosa hotels are ideal for travelers who spend long periods of time away from home and perfect for those looking for an extended-stay option. Both properties have self-service laundry facilities, 24-hour fitness and business centers, swimming pool, and multi-use sports courts. Each spacious suite features a kitchen complete with microwave oven, a countertop stove, refrigerator and dishwasher, as well as HD television, sofa bed, a comfortable living area and flexible working spaces with an executive desk and an ergonomic chair.
In addition, the two hotels host The Social, the brand’s signature –weeknight event featuring a light dinner with wine, beer, and other refreshments and where guests can find a community feel and engage socially with other guests. Staybridge Suites hotels also offer a daily complimentary hot American-style buffet breakfast, which also includes regional dishes such as chilaquiles.
The Staybridge Suites has among the highest guest satisfaction rates of any of IHG’s brands and participates in IHG’s hotel rewards program, IHG® Rewards Club. The industry’s first and largest hotel rewards program is free to join by enrolling at www.IHGRewardsClub.com, by downloading the IHG®App, by calling 1-888-211-9874 or by inquiring at the front desk of any of IHG’s more than 5,600 hotels worldwide. Guests can also book a green hotel stay at any of our IHG® Green Engage enrolled hotels.
There are currently 10 Staybridge Suites hotels open in Mexico, located in Chihuahua, Guadalajara, Irapuato, Monterrey, Puebla, Queretaro, San Luis Potosí; Silao; Saltillo and Villahermosa. In early 2020, Staybridge Suites Guadalajara Novena will open as the brand’s second property in Guadalajara.
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IHG franchises, leases, manages or owns more than 5,600 hotels and approximately 837,000 guest rooms in more than 100 countries, with more than 1,900 hotels in its development pipeline. IHG also manages IHG® Rewards Club, our global loyalty programme, which has more than 100 million enrolled members.
In February 2019, IHG acquired Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas, adding 16 hotels (1,347 rooms) to its system and 18 hotels to its development pipeline.
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About Staybridge® Suites Hotels
Staybridge Suites® is an all-suite hotel brand designed to meet the needs of extended stay guests seeking a break from the travel norm. The Staybridge Suites brand offers guests a hugely different travel experience, whether for business or leisure, with spacious suites, fully-equipped kitchens in each room and a free social happy hour. The brand has more than doubled in size over the past decade, with hotels open across the Americas, Europe and the Middle East. For more information about Staybridge Suites, visit www.StaybridgeSuites.com. Find us on Twitter www.twitter.com/Staybridge, Facebook www.facebook.com/StaybridgeSuites or Instagram www.instagram.com/staybridge.
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