Irving, TX (June 11, 2013) - Pillar Hotels & Resorts today announced their continuing partnership with Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group with the opening of their seventh Country Inn & Suites by Carlson location at the Lincoln, Nebraska airport. This collaboration with Pillar Hotels marks the fourth Country Inn & Suites location for the brand in the Nebraska market.
"The brand is making strides in growing its footprint in Nebraska," said Scott Meyer, senior vice president, Midscale Brands, Americas for Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group. "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's 110 guest rooms are ideally suited to business travelers to the Lincoln area. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary high-speed Internet, airport shuttle, a well-appointed fitness center and access to Club Carlson hotel rewards program benefits. Leisure travelers will appreciate a heated seasonal outdoor pool, on-site parking and pet-friendly accommodations. All guests enjoy Country Inn & Suites' signature Be Our Guest complimentary hot breakfast served daily on classic diningware.
The easily accessible location off Interstate 80 at the cross streets of NW 12th and Adams Street is minutes from Lincoln Municipal Airport. Guests enjoy quick access to Lincoln's sports, arts and education attractions and major employers including the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Ameritas Life Insurance, Allstate Insurance, and Bryan Health System.
"We are thrilled to continue our relationship with the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group and their family of brands," said Chris Russell, Chief Executive Officer for Pillar Hotels & Resorts. "We are confident in the consistency, value and leadership of this brand and the Carlson Rezidor system." Opening the hotel is Dominic Arellano, general manager.
For reservations and more information, visit www.countryinns.com.