LUBBOCK, Texas—Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group announced the further expansion of Country Inns & Suites By Carlson in Texas. The opening of Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Lubbock marks the brand’s growth in the region as part of its Ambition 2015 strategy.
“The brand has established a strong footprint in Texas with 20 Country Inns & Suites locations,” said Scott Meyer, senior vice president, Midscale Brands, Americas. “The continued growth in this region is another step forward in our plan to expand the brand primarily in the U.S., Canada, India and Mexico.”
The hotel offers 35 standard rooms, 17 studio suites, seven one-bedroom suites, one whirlpool suite, and four two-bedroom suites. The property features on-site amenities that include complimentary high speed Wi-Fi, a fitness center, a heated indoor pool, and whirlpool. In addition, each guest room has a 42-inch LCD TV, a pillow-top mattress, a microwave, a refrigerator, and a coffee maker.
“We are thrilled to begin a relationship with Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group and their family of brands,” said Thakor Bhakta, president of Raj Partners LTD., owning company of the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Lubbock, TX. “We are confident that the consistency, value and leadership of this brand and the Carlson Rezidor system will result in a successful future for this hotel.” Opening the hotel is Roshan Bhakta, general manager.