Three Drury Hotels Named on Top 500 Hotels List by Expedia®
(ST. LOUIS, MO) – May 5, 2011 – Three Drury hotels have been honored by Expedia. The Drury Plaza at the Arch, Drury Inn & Suites - Flagstaff and Drury Inn & Suites - Overland Park have all been named among the top-ranked hotels on this year’s Expedia Insiders’ Select™ list.
The Insiders’ Select list formally recognizes individual hotels worldwide that consistently deliver excellent service, a great overall experience and a notable value. The full list represents only 500 of Expedia’s top-ranked hotels selected from the more than 130,000 properties offered by Expedia®, the world’s largest online travel company.
"Providing our guests with outstanding value and a memorable hotel experience is our #1 goal," said Chuck Drury, President and CEO of Drury Hotels, LLC. "We are grateful that our Expedia travelers believe we’re attaining this goal and have helped us receive this special recognition."
Drury guests enjoy the brand’s free extras, including Drury’s signature free Hot Breakfast. Served in the hotel’s expansive seating area, Drury’s breakfast features scrambled eggs, sausage, biscuits & gravy, Belgian waffles and more.
The Drury value package also includes the 5:30 Kickback®. At the 5:30 Kickback, Drury serves free hot food and cold beverages to all guests. Other free amenities include free wireless Internet, 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!®.
This year, the Drury brand has also been recognized by J.D. Power and Associates for ranking "Highest in Guest Satisfaction Among Mid-Scale Limited Service Hotel Chains, Five Years in a Row" in the firm's 2010 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index Studysm. This year, Drury also earned top honors in the 2010 Market Metrix Hospitality Index, ranking #1 among Midscale Hotels without Food & Beverage.
Drury Hotels Company is a Missouri-based, family-owned and operated hotel system with 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.