Drury Hotels Opens New Hotel in Orlando, Florida
(ST. LOUIS, MO) – July 19, 2012 – The new Drury Inn & Suites Orlando is open for business. Located at I-4 and West Sand Lake Road, the hotel will be the Drury family’s first hotel in the state of Florida.
"We are extremely proud to open our first Drury hotel in Florida," said Chuck Drury, President and CEO of Drury Hotels Company. "Orlando has been one of our most requested and desired locations. We believe our Drury Inn & Suites hotel will meet the needs of business travelers or vacationing families looking for a great value, comfort and award-winning service."
The new 238-room Drury Inn & Suites Orlando will feature a unique, contemporary exterior design. Businesses and organizations can take advantage of the hotel’s 3,000 plus square feet of flexible meeting space for their next event, equipped to accommodate a variety of groups and events based on room setup.
Guests will enjoy many amenities, including the brand’s signature free Hot Breakfast. Served in the hotel’s expansive seating area, Drury’s breakfast features scrambled eggs, sausage, biscuits & gravy, fruit, Belgian waffles and more.
The Drury Inn & Suites value package also includes the 5:30 Kickback®, with free hot food and cold beverages served to all guests between 5:30 and 7 pm. Other free amenities include 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 was recently recognized by J.D. Power and Associates for ranking "Highest in Guest Satisfaction Among Mid-Scale Limited Service Hotel Chains, Six Years in a Row" in the firm's 2011 North American Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index Studysm. This year, Drury once again earned top honors in the 2011 Market Metrix Hospitality Index (MMHI), ranking #1 among Upper Midscale Hotels.
Drury Hotels Company is a Missouri-based, family-owned and operated 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. For a complete listing of all Drury hotels or for reservations, visit www.druryhotels.com or call 1-800-DRURYINN. If you are interested in hourly and/or management opportunities at the Drury Inn & Suites Orlando hotel, please apply online at www.drurycareers.com.