Drury Hotels opens first hotel in Fort Myers, Florida
Company continues expansion in Florida with its second hotel in the state
FORT MYERS, FL & SAINT LOUIS, MO – August 1, 2017 – The Drury Inn & Suites Fort Myers at I-75 and Gulf Coast Town Center is now open and welcoming guests. The new hotel, which is the first Drury property in southern Florida and the second in the state, marks Drury’s continued expansion in Florida. The new seven-story property features 180 guest rooms and more than 2,800 square feet of flexible meeting and event space.
The hotel is conveniently located at I-75 and Alico Road and is minutes from Gulf Coast Town Center, Florida Gulf Coast University and Southwest Florida International Airport. The short drive to historic downtown Fort Myers, in addition to easy access to Fort Myers and Sanibel beaches, makes the Drury Inn & Suites Fort Myers the ideal location for business and leisure travelers.
“We are delighted to continue our expansion in Florida,” said Chuck Drury, president and CEO of Drury Hotels. “Our Fort Myers property will offer the same award-winning service, value and amenities our guests have come to expect from Drury, and we are excited to be a part of this vibrant community.”
The Drury Inn & Suites Fort Myers offers a wide range of complimentary amenities including:
- Hot breakfast featuring fresh waffles, biscuits and gravy, eggs, yogurt and more
- 5:30 Kickback® reception including appetizers and beverages
- 24-hour business and fitness centers
- Outdoor pool and whirlpool
Drury Hotels has been family-owned and operated since 1973. For more information about careers at this location, visit www.drurycareers.com.
About Drury Hotels Company
Drury Hotels Company is a Missouri-based, family-owned and operated hotel system with more than 140 hotels in 21 states. Founded in 1973, Drury Hotels has been recognized by the J.D. Power 2017 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index Studysm, earning the award for “Highest in Guest Satisfaction Among Upper Midscale Hotel Chains,” for the 12th-consecutive year.* 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-priced hotel segment. Drury Hotels continues to provide exceptional value for business and leisure travelers with its many free amenities – The Extras Aren’t Extra®. For more information, visit www.druryhotels.com or call 1-800-DRURYINN. Join the conversation on Twitter @druryhotels or on Facebook.
*Drury Hotels received the highest numerical score among upper midscale hotels in the proprietary J.D. Power 2005-2017 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index Studiessm. The 2017 study is based on responses gathered between June 2016 and May 2017 from more than 63,000 guests in Canada and the United States who stayed at a hotel in North America between May 2016 and May 2017. For more information, visit www.jdpower.com.
SOURCE: Drury Hotels Company