SOURCE: Centerstone Hotels

Centerstone Hotels

August 04, 2011 08:00 ET

New Centerstone Suites Hotel Longview Texas Makes Its Debut

BIRMINGHAM, AL--(Marketwire - Aug 4, 2011) - Centerstone Hotels and I-20 Hospitality/Raj Patel today announced that they have jointly re-branded the former 3-year-old Comfort Suites Hotel in Longview, Texas.

"This hotel is only a few years old and frankly, is exquisite inside and out. We welcome it to the ever-growing Centerstone family and are particularly pleased that this property will be professionally managed by USi Management," said Steve Belmonte, Owner and CEO of Centerstone Hotels.

The three story interior corridor Centerstone Suites Hotel Longview is located at 711 North Access Road. In addition to the spacious guest suites, which feature 10 ft. high ceilings, the hotel offers an outdoor pool and Jacuzzi, Fitness Center, Meeting and Breakfast Room, Business Center and Daily Complimentary Hot Breakfast.

"I looked at all the franchise companies out there and Centerstone's model made the best economic sense. Plus, their support and infrastructure is impressive. I look forward to this new exciting venture of our beautiful hotel and partnership with Centerstone," according to Raj Patel, Centerstone Suites Hotel owner.

USi Management (, based in Lewisville, Texas will manage the daily operations of the Centerstone Suites Hotel Longview. "Our company is very proud to be involved with Mr. Patel and Centerstone Suites. We have a strong established presence in the East and North Texas area. Our goal is to generate excitement as the newest Centerstone property," said Hermann Bauer, President of USi Management. Paul Lyell has been appointed as the General Manager of the property.

Guests can locate the hotel, book accommodations or find out more about Centerstone Hotels by calling 1-877-55HOTEL or accessing the company's website at

About Centerstone Hotels
Centerstone hotels is privately owned by Hospitality Ventures LLC, a group comprised of Steve Belmonte, Neal Jackson and Cory Jackson Jr. The Centerstone brand was launched in 2011 as a three-segment franchise designed to create a fair and cost effective franchise model or the hospitality industry. For more information on Centerstone, contact Steve Belmonte at (407) 654-5540 or

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:
    Kellie Pizza
    Director of Public Relations
    Centerstone Hotels
    Tel: (310) 880-7218
    Email Contact
    Steve Belmonte
    Centerstone Hotels
    Tel: (407) 654-5540
    Email Contact