Midas Hospitality, LLC Acquires the Holiday Inn Express – Urbana-Champaign, IL

SAINT LOUIS, MO, December 29, 2015 – Opening in 2005, the Holiday Inn Express is located at 1003 Killarney St, Urban, IL, at exit 183 on I-74, just 2-miles north of the University of Illinois. Midas also operates the Candlewood Suites – Champaign-Urbana, just one exit west on I-74. The asset boast 74 guest rooms and suites, fitness center, free breakfast and a heated indoor swimming pool.

The Holiday Inn Express – Urbana-Champaign acquisition comes just two weeks after the acquisition of the Holiday Inn Express – Sikeston, MO. Robert Willard, President & Principal, Midas Hospitality, LLC states, “We are excited about our continued growth of Midas Hospitality, especially within a market where we own and operate another hotel asset, our Candlewood Suites – Champaign-Urbana. Willard adds, “The addition of the Holiday Inn Express – Urbana-Champaign, IL will give us synergies between the properties in sales, revenue management and operations disciplines. The hotel will be completing a PIP over the next 12 –months to incorporate the IHG formula blue scheme.”

The Holiday Inn Express – Urbana-Champaign, IL will make the ninth IHG asset within the 22-hotel Midas portfolio. Adding to the portfolio, Midas Hospitality, LLC recently opened the Hampton Inn – Poplar Bluff, MO and is developing a Hampton Inn – Wentzville, MO, a Courtyard by Marriott – St. Louis / St. Peters, MO, a SpringHill Suites – Lenexa, KS, a dual brand Residence Inn / Fairfield Inn by Marriott – Charlotte Airport, NC and a Staybridge Suites – St. Louis / Westport Plaza, all to open in the next 12-months.

Kurt Furlong, EVP & Principal – Sales & Marketing, states, “The Holiday Inn Express – Urbana-Champaign, IL is a terrific asset, in a great location, backed by one of the best brands, proximate to I-74 and the University of Illinois” Furlong added “We look forward to leveraging our dual sales effort.”

About Midas Hospitality, LLC

Midas Hospitality, was established in 2006 and quickly became one of the premier hotel management groups in the Midwest. Midas Hospitality, LLC has developed, opened and managed numerous properties, including Residence Inn by Marriott, Courtyard by Marriott, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott, Aloft by Starwood, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Inn, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Staybridge Suites and Candlewood Suites among others.

Midas Hospitality, LLC is an owner, operator, and developer of hotels with a growing portfolio consisting of 22 hotels, in 11 states serving 6 different global brands. For more information on Midas Hospitality locations and services, please visit www.midashospitality.com and www.facebook.com/MidasHospitality

About the Holiday Inn Express® brand

Holiday Inn Express® hotels are modern hotels for value-oriented travellers. Fresh, clean and uncomplicated, Holiday Inn Express hotels offer competitive rates for both business and leisure travellers. Guests Stay Smart® at Holiday Inn Express hotels where they enjoy a free hot Express Start™ breakfast bar with new healthier offerings, free high-speed Internet access and free local phone calls (U.S. and Canada only). There are currently nearly 2,400 Holiday Inn Express hotel locations around the globe. For more information about Holiday Inn Express hotels or to book reservations, visit www.ihg.com/holidayinnexpress . Find us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/hiexpress or Facebook www.Facebook.com/holidayinnexpress.

Midas Hospitality, LLC Acquires the Holiday Inn Express – Sikeston, MO

SAINT LOUIS, MO, December 21, 2015 – An investment group led by Midas Hospitality, LLC has acquired the 73-room Holiday Inn Express – Sikeston, MO. St. Louis-based hotel owner, operator and developer, Midas Hospitality, LLC will manage the asset.

Opening in 2005, the Holiday Inn Express is located at 115 Hospitality Drive, Sikeston, MO, just off I-60 and the I-55 / I-57 intersection and conveniently located near demand generators, Monsanto, Cargill, Siemens, Orgill, Tyson, Unilever among others. Midas also operates the Hampton Inn & Holiday Inn – Poplar Bluff, located just 45-miles west on I-60. The asset boast 73 guest rooms and suites, fitness center, free breakfast and a heated indoor swimming pool.

Robert Willard, President & Principal, Midas Hospitality, LLC states, “We are excited about our continued growth of Midas Hospitality in our home state. The addition of the Holiday Inn Express – Sikeston, MO to the Midas hotel portfolio further reinforces our aggressive, yet strategic, company growth.”

The Holiday Inn Express – Sikeston, MO will make the eighth IHG asset within the 21-hotel Midas portfolio. Adding to the portfolio, Midas Hospitality, LLC recently opened the Hampton Inn – Poplar Bluff, MO and is developing a Hampton Inn – Wentzville, MO, a Courtyard by Marriott – St. Louis / St. Peters, MO, a SpringHill Suites – Lenexa, KS, a dual brand Residence Inn / Fairfield Inn by Marriott – Charlotte Airport, NC and a Staybridge Suites – St. Louis / Westport Plaza, all to open in the next 12-months.

Kurt Furlong, EVP & Principal – Sales & Marketing, states, “The Holiday Inn Express – Sikeston, MO is a terrific asset, in a great location, backed by one of the best brands, proximate to the I-55 & I-57.” Furlong added “The hotel will make our ninth hotel in the state of Missouri and a great addition to our growing Midas Hospitality family.”

About Midas Hospitality, LLC

Midas Hospitality, was established in 2006 and quickly became one of the premier hotel management groups in the Midwest. Midas Hospitality, LLC has developed, opened and managed numerous properties, including Residence Inn by Marriott, Courtyard by Marriott, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott, Aloft by Starwood, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Inn, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Staybridge Suites and Candlewood Suites among others.

Midas Hospitality, LLC is an owner, operator, and developer of hotels with a growing portfolio consisting of 21 hotels, in 11 states serving 6 different global brands. For more information on Midas Hospitality locations and services, please visit www.midashospitality.com and www.facebook.com/MidasHospitality

About the Holiday Inn Express® brand
Holiday Inn Express® hotels are modern hotels for value-oriented travellers.  Fresh, clean and uncomplicated, Holiday Inn Express hotels offer competitive rates for both business and leisure travellers.  Guests Stay Smart® at Holiday Inn Express hotels where they enjoy a free hot Express Start™ breakfast bar with new healthier offerings, free high-speed Internet access and free local phone calls (U.S. and Canada only). There are currently nearly 2,400 Holiday Inn Express hotel locations around the globe.  For more information about Holiday Inn Express hotels or to book reservations, visit www.ihg.com/holidayinnexpress . Find us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/hiexpress or Facebook www.Facebook.com/holidayinnexpress.

Midas Hospitality, LLC to Build and Manage SpringHill Suites by Marriott – Lenexa, KS

SAINT LOUIS, MO, October 28, 2015 – An investment group led by Midas Hospitality, LLC announces the development of a new 124-room SpringHill Suites by Marriott in Lenexa, KS. The St. Louis-based hotel owner, operator and developer, Midas Hospitality, LLC will manage the asset.

Located in Johnson County at 17190 W 87th Street Parkway, Lenexa, KS 66219, the SpringHill Suites by Marriott – Lenexa, KS is 24-miles SW of downtown Kansas City, MO, ideally located at exit 3 off of the I-435 corridor. The $20 million, 5-story project will include 124 all-suite rooms with fully equipped kitchens, 1,300 sq. ft. of meeting space, Lobby Bar, fitness center, indoor pool, 5,200 sq. ft. Premium Retail Space and more.

SpringHill Suites LenexaJ.T Norville – Managing Member, states, “The SpringHill Suites by Marriott – Lenexa, KS will make a great addition to the Midas Hospitality portfolio. Norville adds, “The SpringHill Suites will be our 4th Marriott Brand in our portfolio and our first SpringHill Suites. We look forward to our partnership with the Lenexa community.” Midas recently announced the development of the Courtyard by Marriott – St. Louis / St. Peters, MO, set to open February, 2016, and a Residence Inn / Fairfield Inn by Marriott – Charlotte Airport, NC set to open Q3, 2016. Midas Hospitality also developed and operates the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott – Wentzville and Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott – Paducah, KY.

About Midas Hospitality, LLC, was established in 2006 and quickly became one of the premier hotel management groups in the Midwest.  Midas has developed, opened and managed numerous properties, including Courtyard by Marriott, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott, Residence Inn by Marriott, Aloft by Starwood, Staybridge Suites, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Candlewood Suites, Hilton Garden Inn by Hilton and Hampton Inn by Hilton among others.

Midas Hospitality, LLC is an owner, operator, and developer of hotels with a growing portfolio consisting of 21 hotels, in 12 states serving 6 different global brands. For more information on Midas Hospitality locations and services, please visit www.midashospitality.com

About SpringHill Suites by Marriott
SpringHill Suites is designed for both the business and leisure traveler, offering modern amenities and stylish spaces at more than 300 locations in the U.S. and Canada. Amenities include sleek, modernly appointed lobbies with free Wi-Fi; suites with dedicated work spaces, free Wi-Fi and ergonomic chairs; kitchenettes with microwaves, mini-fridges and coffee service; and pool, spa and fitness centers with free weights and cardio equipment. At the cutting edge of consumer engagement, SpringHill Suites is the winner of a 2013 Platinum Adrian Award for Digital Marketing, 2014 Gold Adrian Awards for Consumer Advertising and a 2014 Gold Ex Award. SpringHill Suites participates in the award-winning Marriott Rewards® frequent travel program that allows members to earn hotel points or airline miles for every dollar spent during each stay. For more information or reservations, call the SpringHill Suites toll-free number at 888-287-9400, visit www.springhillsuites.com, become a fan at www.facebook.com/springhillsuites or follow the brand at www.twitter.com/springhillsuite

Midas Hospitality, LLC Acquires the Hampton Inn – Gonzales, LA

SAINT LOUIS, MO, October 27, 2015 – An investment group led by Midas Hospitality, LLC has acquired the 80-room Hampton Inn – Gonzales, LA. St. Louis-based hotel owner, operator and developer, Midas Hospitality, LLC will manage the asset.

Opening in 2009, the Hampton Inn is located at 2634 Outfitters Dr, Gonzales, LA, just off Interstate-10 on highway 30 and just 24 miles from Baton Rouge, LA. The asset boast 80 guest rooms and suites, fitness center, free breakfast and a heated indoor salt water swimming pool.

Robert Willard, President & Principal, Midas Hospitality, LLC states, “We are excited about the growth of Midas Hospitality into the southern United States. The addition of the Hampton Inn – Gonzales, LA to the Midas hotel portfolio further reinforces our aggressive, yet strategic, company growth.”

Hampton Inn GonzalesThe Hampton Inn – Gonzales, FL will make the seventh Hilton product within the 21-hotel Midas portfolio. Adding to the portfolio, Midas Hospitality, LLC recently opened the Hampton Inn – Poplar Bluff, MO and is developing a Hampton Inn – Wentzville, MO, a Courtyard by Marriott – St. Louis / St. Peters, MO, a SpringHill Suites – Lenexa, KS, a Residence Inn / Fairfield Inn by Marriott – Charlotte Airport, NC and a Staybridge Suites – St. Louis / Westport Plaza, all to open in the next 12-months.

Kurt Furlong, EVP & Principal – Sales & Marketing, states, “The Hampton Inn – Gonzales, LA is a terrific asset, in a great location, backed by one of the best brands, proximate to the I-10 corridor and the Mississippi River industry” Furlong added “The hotel will make a great addition to our growing Midas Hospitality family.”

About Midas Hospitality, LLC

Midas Hospitality, was established in 2006 and quickly became one of the premier hotel management groups in the Midwest. Midas Hospitality, LLC has developed, opened and managed numerous properties, including Residence Inn by Marriott, Courtyard by Marriott, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott, Aloft by Starwood, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Inn, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Staybridge Suites and Candlewood Suites among others.

Midas Hospitality, LLC is an owner, operator, and developer of hotels with a growing portfolio consisting of 20 hotels, in 11 states serving 6 different global brands. For more information on Midas Hospitality locations and services, please visit www.midashospitality.com and www.facebook.com/MidasHospitality

About Hampton by Hilton

An award-winning leader in the mid-priced hotel segment, Hampton by Hilton, including Hampton Inn by Hilton, Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton and Hampton by Hilton, serves value-conscious and quality-driven travelers with more than 2,050 properties totaling more than 204,000 rooms in 17 countries and territories. High quality accommodations and amenities, such as complimentary Wi-Fi, Hampton’s On the House® hot breakfast, multi-unit Power Cubes and the brand’s signature Clean and fresh Hampton bed®, contribute to Hampton by Hilton ranking as a leader in its segment. Hampton by Hilton Team Members deliver friendly, authentic, caring and thoughtful service defined as Hamptonality which is backed by the 100% Hampton® Guarantee. Hilton HHonors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to benefits including free standard Wi-Fi, as well as digital amenities that are available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton HHonors app, where HHonors members can check-in and choose their exact room from a digital floor plan prior to arrival. For more information about Hampton by Hilton, visit www.hampton.com or news.hampton.com.

Midas Hospitality, LLC Completes $6M Renovation on the Newly Acquired, Staybridge Suites & Holiday Inn Express – St. Louis / O’Fallon, MO

SAINT LOUIS, MO, October 6, 2015 – St. Louis-based hotel owner, operator and developer, Midas Hospitality, LLC has completed a $6 million renovation on the 97-room Staybridge Suites and 122-room Holiday Inn Express – St. Louis / O’Fallon, MO.

Opening in 2005, the Staybridge Suites and Holiday Inn Express sit adjacent to each other, located at 1155 and 1175 Technology Drive, O’Fallon, Missouri respectively. The hotels are located on the northwest corner of I-63/Hwy 40 and Hwy K, 30 miles west of downtown St. Louis.

Acquired by an investment group led by Midas Hospitality, LLC in November, 2013, the hotels completed a collective, $6 million renovation. The $6 million renovation included a complete renovation of all guest rooms including new furniture, soft goods and appliances. Expansion of both public space areas, enlarging the Great Room to enhance the arrival experience. New Exterior finishes including the addition of an outdoor living area, complete with soft seating and gas fire pit.

David Robert, CEO & Principal, Midas Hospitality, LLC states, “We literally renovated every square inch of both assets and with these improvements, the property is receiving rave reviews from our guests.” The Staybridge Suites – St. Louis / O’Fallon recently received the coveted 2015 Renovation Award from Intercontinental Hotels Group. Midas Hospitality also owns and operates the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott – St. Louis / Wentzville, MO and is building the Courtyard by Marriott – St. Louis / St. Peters, MO, opening January, 2016.

About Midas Hospitality, LLC, was established in 2006 and quickly became one of the premier hotel management groups in the Midwest.  Midas has developed, opened and managed numerous properties, including Courtyard by Marriott, Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott, Residence Inn by Marriott, Aloft by Starwood, Staybridge Suites, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Candlewood Suites, Hilton Garden Inn by Hilton and Hampton Inn by Hilton among others.

Midas Hospitality, LLC is an owner, operator, and developer of hotels with a growing portfolio consisting of 21 hotels, in 12 states serving 6 different global brands. For more information on Midas Hospitality locations and services, please visit www.midashospitality.com.

About Staybridge Suites Hotels
Staybridge Suites® is an innovative, all-suite hotel brand designed to meet the needs of extended stay guests seeking a warm sense of community in a home-like environment that is perfect for business, relocation and vacations.  The Staybridge Suites brand entered the extended stay segment in December 1998 when its flagship location in Alpharetta, Ga., opened. Since that opening, the Staybridge Suites brand continues to grow rapidly with more than 200 hotels open across the Americas, Europe and the Middle East.  There are more than 100 Staybridge Suites hotels in the pipeline, including eight outside of the Americas.

For more information about the Staybridge Suites brand, call 1-877-238-8889 or visit www.StaybridgeSuites.com. Find Staybridge Suites hotels on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/Staybridge or Facebook www.Facebook.com/StaybridgeSuites.

About the Holiday Inn Express® brand
Holiday Inn Express® hotels are modern hotels for value-oriented travellers.  Fresh, clean and uncomplicated, Holiday Inn Express hotels offer competitive rates for both business and leisure travellers.  Guests Stay Smart® at Holiday Inn Express hotels where they enjoy a free hot Express Start™ breakfast bar with new healthier offerings, free high-speed Internet access and free local phone calls (U.S. and Canada only). There are currently nearly 2,400 Holiday Inn Express hotel locations around the globe.  For more information about Holiday Inn Express hotels or to book reservations, visit www.ihg.com/holidayinnexpress. Find us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/hiexpress or Facebook www.Facebook.com/holidayinnexpress.