Accor North America lists Motel 6, Studio 6 openings for 2009

Accor North America, one of the nation’s largest owner/operators of economy lodging, announces the opening of 70 Motel 6 and Studio 6 locations in 2009.  The latest openings include 63 Motel 6 locations and seven Studio 6 properties, with a room count of 5,109. In line with Accor’s plans to aggressively grow the number of properties for its economy brands, the following locations are now open:

Bellemont, AZ

Cottonwood, AZ

Lakeside, AZ

Bakersfield, CA**

Bell Gardens, CA

Buttonwillow, CA

Dunnigan, CA

Fresno, CA

Newport Beach, CA

Ontario, CA

San Jose, CA

Van Nuys, CA

Van Nuys, CA**

Visalia, CA

Montrose, CO

Washington, D.C.

Cutler Bay, FL*

Atlanta, GA

Augusta, GA

Calhoun, GA

Griffin, GA

Lake Park, GA

Dubuque, IA

Calumet Park, IL

Metropolis, IL

Moline, IL

Columbus, IN

Crawfordsville, IN

South Haven, KS

Hammond, LA

Lafayette, LA**

New Orleans, LA

Frederick, MD*

Iron Mountain, MI

Monroe, MI

Hannibal, MO

Dillon, MT

Gastonia, NC

Truth or Consequences, NM

Fairborn, OH

Geneva, OH

Richfield, OH

Rothschild, OH

Oklahoma City, OK**

Kingston, ON, Canada***

Beaverton, OR

McMinnville, OR

Rice Hill, OR

Barkeyville, PA

Carlisle, PA

Clearfield, PA

Gettysburg, PA

Hershey, PA

Mifflinville, PA

Philadelphia, PA

Estevan, SK, Canada***

Crossville, TN

Dallas, TX

El Paso, TX

Houston, TX

Irving, TX**

Lubbock, TX**

Northlake, TX*

Pasadena, TX

San Antonio, TX

Beaver, UT

Vernal, UT**

Chesapeake, VA

Williamsburg, VA

Riverton, WY

*Indicates Corporate Property
**Indicates Studio 6
***Indicates Realstar Hospitality

“For the second consecutive year, we have achieved record growth of the Motel 6 network, while improving the brand’s quality and consistency,” said Olivier Poirot, CEO for Accor North America, Motel 6 and Studio 6. “The continued and growing pace of development is a testament to the strength of the Motel 6 brand and our time-tested business model.”

The 2009 additions include 82 new franchises (15 of which were previously Motel 6 corporate-owned properties), two corporate acquisitions, and one corporate new-build, covering 25 states and two Canadian provinces.  Accor North America currently has over 1,000 economy lodging locations in the U.S. and Canada, with roughly 35 percent of its network consisting of franchises.

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