Comfort Suites Ports of Call Resort appoints new resort manager
PROVIDENCIALES, Turks and Caicos, Tuesday December 13, 2011 - Seasoned Canadian hotelier David Crofts has taken the reins of the new Comfort Suites Ports of Call resort in the Turks and Caicos Islands.
Crofts, with almost 30 years of industry experience, has managed hotels and resorts in Canada, the Cayman Islands, and Turks and Caicos where he was executive assistant manager of the Caribbean Village at Beaches Turks and Caicos over the past three years.
Comfort Suites Ports of Call Resort, a Choice Hotels International franchised property, features 98 rooms with 20 retail shops situated on five acres of prime land by Grace Bay Beach.
All rooms include Free Wi-FiThe first phase of a US$ 2.5 million renovation has just been completed. It included a total refurbishing of the lobby, breakfast and bar areas, major room renovation with upgraded bathrooms and new furniture in all of the 39 west wing guest rooms. New wicker balcony, terrace and pool furniture enhance the exteriors. A fitness room, hot tub and children's play area add to the resort's appeal.
Complimentary breakfast is offered daily and all rooms are non-smoking with Free Wi-Fi connections.
Getting around is much easier thanks to an eight-person golf cart to shuttle guests to and from the beach across the street, where a dedicated area with chaise lounges and umbrellas is provided.
Phase Two of the renovation project which will include the refurbishing of the remaining rooms is scheduled to commence in August 2012 and be completed by the end of October.
David Crofts' appointment and vast experience is expected to play a key role in the new owner's - Papke Properties - goal to transform this 12 year-old hotel and shopping plaza into the island's premier value-priced resort.
For reservations, call (888) 678-3483, (877) 424-6423 or visit www.comfortsuitestci.com or www.choicehotels.com.
About Choice Hotels International, Inc.
Choice Hotels International, Inc. franchises more than 6,100 hotels, representing more than 490,000 rooms, in the United States and more than 30 other countries and territories. As of June 30, 2011, more than 450 hotels were under construction, awaiting conversion or approved for development in the United States, representing more than 37,000 rooms, and approximately 100 hotels, representing approximately 8,700 rooms, were under construction, awaiting conversion or approved for development in more than 20 other countries and territories. The company's Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, Quality, Sleep Inn, Clarion, Cambria Suites, MainStay Suites, Suburban Extended Stay Hotel, Econo Lodge and Rodeway Inn brands serve guests worldwide. In addition, via its Ascend Collection membership program, travelers in the United States, Canada and the Caribbean have upscale lodging options at historic, boutique and unique hotels.
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