SOURCE: Microtel Inn & Suites Hoover & Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Microtel Inn & Suites Hoover & Tuscaloosa, Alabama

August 06, 2009 16:12 ET

Microtel Inn & Suites Hoover-Galleria Mall & Microtel Inn & Suites Tuscaloosa-University Are Part of Top Budget/Economy Hotel Chains by J.D. Power for an Eighth Consecutive Year

BIRMINGHAM, AL--(Marketwire - August 6, 2009) - The Microtel Inn & Suites Hoover-Galleria Mall ( at 500 Jackson Drive and the Microtel Inn & Suites Tuscaloosa-University ( announced today that they have been recognized as part of the Microtel Inns & Suites® brand with the coveted top economy/budget hotel for guest satisfaction by J.D. Power for the eighth consecutive year. The survey, which is completed annually, honors hotels that meet high quality and guest service standards.

The Microtel Inn & Suites Hoover is nestled just outside the city of Birmingham in the heart of Hoover, Alabama. It is located just minutes from the Galleria Mall, across the street from Applebee's on Hwy 150. The Microtel Inn & Suites Tuscaloosa, owned and operated by the same management company, is centrally located in the city of Tuscaloosa, AL just 2 miles from the University of Alabama. This award is an outstanding accomplishment for the brand and these two brand new hotels. Both hotels maintain a staff that is committed to consistency and the highest quality experience for guests. Being awarded the highest overall guest satisfaction among Economy hotels for the past eight years is an unprecedented and outstanding achievement.

The Microtel Inn & Suites Hoover-Galleria Mall & the Microtel Inn & Suites Tuscaloosa-University are newly designed 59 room hotels featuring complimentary breakfast, free local & long distance calls, free Wi-Fi, non-smoking rooms, a fitness center and meeting room. In guest rooms, customers will find Dream Well Bedding, flat screen HDTVs, hair dryers, irons & ironing boards, and marble countertops.

Beyond the luxurious, clean and affordable rooms at these locations, the staff prides itself in exceeding customers' expectations. Offering freshly baked cookies in the evenings and greeting each guest with a friendly smile and great attitude, the staff is what really distinguishes these hotels. The Microtel ranked highest in all seven categories by the J.D. Power & Associates guest satisfaction survey, including food & beverage.

"This is a great honor for our hotel and a result of the hard work of our dedicated and hospitable staff," said Julie Mosley, the hotel's general manager.

The owners also operate location specific websites that provide the customer the opportunity to see hotel photos and get information about the surrounding areas. Visit the website at or

You can connect with the Microtel Inn & Suites Hoover and Tuscaloosa by joining their Fan Pages on Facebook or following them on Twitter. This allows the customer to interact directly with the owners and staff to ensure that the customer gets the best service possible. These are also great outlets for customers to receive coupons and information about special promotions.

Reservations and information are available by calling (800) 771-7171, TDD (800) 824-2082 or (888) 304-6835 (Español) or by visiting or

Contact Information


    Julie Mosley
    General Manager
    Microtel Inn & Suites Hoover-Galleria Mall
    500 Jackson Drive
    Hoover, AL 35216
    Phone: 205-444-3033

    Microtel Inn & Suites Tuscaloosa-University
    1417 Veterans Memorial Pkwy
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
    Phone: 205-553-4095

    E-mail: Email Contact