77 Drury Hotels Receive Excellence Award from TripAdvisor
(St. Louis, MO) – June 25, 2012 – The 2012 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence was awarded to seventy-seven Drury hotels for their high ratings on the world’s largest travel website.
To receive a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, a hotel must receive a 4.5 rating (out of 5) or higher from online reviewers for the entire year. Over 70% of Drury-branded hotels met or exceeded this level of customer-rated performance. Many Drury hotels are rated as one of the top 5 hotels in their respective city, earning higher marks than many boutique and luxury brands.
“TripAdvisor is a well-respected forum widely used by travelers who share their experiences with others,” said Chuck Drury, President and CEO of Drury Hotels Company, LLC. “We are honored to have 77 Drury-branded hotels earn this recognition.”
Drury guests can stay at over 130 hotels in 20 states from Arizona to North Carolina and from Texas to Michigan. The Drury value package includes free hot breakfast, free hot evening food and cold beverages at the 5:30 Kickback®, free wireless Internet, free long distance and local calls, and free popcorn and soda in the lobby. These inclusive amenities support the brand’s tagline, The Extras Aren’t Extra! ®.
Headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, Drury Hotels Company is family owned and operated. Brands include Drury Inn & Suites, Drury Inn, Drury Plaza hotel, Drury Suites, Pear Tree Inn by Drury, as well as other hotels in the mid-price hotel segment. Friendly team members, clean rooms, and a great value have all helped Drury earn recognition from J.D. Power and Associates 6 years in a row for “Highest in Guest Satisfaction Among Mid-Scale Limited Service Hotel Chains.”