By Maya M. Padillo
Microtel by Wyndham Davao, one of the 13 Microtels in the Philippines, completed the first stage of its renovation to showcase the new generation interior design of the Wyndham chain of hotels.
Adopting the micro fresh color scheme, the renovated guestrooms feature friendly, calming and crisp colors combined with warm neutrals, updated look for the furniture and fixtures, and brand-new draperies.
Wyndham Hotel Group showcased its new generation design of the Microtel and other 14 brands under its umbrella during last year’s WHG convention in Mandalay Bay Hotel, Las Vegas. Highlight of the design are the ‘micro fresh’ color scheme.
Area manager Albert Banaag told Mirror the room renovation is timely and aligning it with the positive business and tourism growth of Davao and Mindanao. He said their target market remain to be the business sector of Mindanao and Metro Manila.
Banaag said they always want to make their guests happy by continuously strive to enhance the guests’ experience at the hotel and give them the best value for their money. The refreshed look aligns with the Microtel brand essence: smart, economical and as its new tagline says: brilliantly efficient”.
“Microtel Davao has been the choice hotel of the business managers for the past 10 years,” Banaag said.
Over the years, Microtel by Wyndham Davao has been the preferred hotel of business travellers in the city and has been known for its consistency in terms of comfort and value.
Located in the booming business and commercial complex of Damosa, Microtel consistently enjoys high patronage from a mix of business and leisure travelers.
With the Floirendos as franchise owner, Microtel Davao won the “International Hotel of the Year” award and “Asia Pacific Hotel of the Year” in the recently concluded Wyndham Hotel Group Global Conference held in Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, Nevada in 2010.
Because of its outstanding performance and extensive sales and marketing efforts, the Microtel brand was also heavily promoted in Mindanao.
Situated 10 minutes from the Davao International Airport (DIA) with easy access to the different parts of the city, Microtel is offering a chiropractor-approved “healthy-for-the-back” beds to ensure guest comfort. It also has meeting rooms that can accommodate small groups of 20 and large functions up to 120 persons.
Microtel by Wyndham is an international chain of limited service hotels under Wyndham Hotel Group with 300+ Microtel properties world-wide including 13 in the Philippines. These are located in Davao, Gensan, Baguio, Tarlac, Cabanatuan, Batangas, Cavite, South Forbes (near Nuvali), Boracay, Puerto Princesa, Acropolis QC, UP Technohub QC, and Mall of Asia. All Microtel hotels in the Philippines are managed by PHINMA Hospitality Inc.