Carlson has opened the Country Inn & Suites, Georgetown, Texas, the 18th Country Inns & Suites By Carlson hotel in the Lone Star State.

Carlson has opened the Country Inn & Suites, Georgetown, Texas, the 18th Country Inns & Suites By Carlson hotel in the Lone Star State.

The opening of the new hotel represents another step in the Country Inns & Suites brand’s expansion in the region as part of Carlson’s ‘Ambition 2015’ growth strategy, according to the company.


“With 18 Country Inns & Suites hotels in the state and more than 220 locations in the southern United States, the brand has established a strong footprint in the region,” says Steve Mogck, executive vice president and chief operating officer for Country Inns & Suites By Carlson. “We are focused on building momentum in North America and India as we increase our portfolio of hotels over the next five years.”

Country Inns & Suites By Carlson says the warm, welcoming design of its hotels and their guestrooms has attracted a strong and loyal following of women and family travelers

“We are thrilled to be joining the Country Inns & Suites family and are confident that the consistency, value and leadership of this brand and the Carlson Hotels system will result in a successful future for this hotel,” says Bimal Daftary, owner/partner of the Country Inn & Suites, Georgetown, Texas.

The 100 per cent non-smoking hotel features an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Theater-style meeting space is available for up to 20 people. The 76-room hotel features whirlpool rooms, one-bedroom suites and guest rooms, each offering complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access, a microwave oven, a refrigerator and a flat-panel television.

The hotel is located east of Interstate 35, 30 miles north of Austin, the capital of Texas. Georgetown is home to Southwestern University, the oldest university in Texas.

For reservations and information, visit www.countryinns.com or call toll-free +1-800-456-4000.