Kirkwood President Mick Starcevich Presented Four Diamond Award
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (May 3, 2017)-For the sixth year in a row, The Hotel at Kirkwood Center earned the American Automobile Association’s (AAA) prestigious Four Diamond Award for lodging. The Hotel is one of only four hotels in Iowa to earn this superior designation for upscale amenities and high quality.
“We’re thrilled that our incredible staff can be recognized with this honor,” said Lee Belfield, general manager of The Hotel. “It’s through their service that our guests are able to enjoy a top-level experience.”
According to AAA, a four diamond rating means the establishment is upscale in all areas. Accommodations are progressively more refined and stylish, and the physical attributes reflect an obvious enhanced level of quality throughout. The fundamental hallmarks at this level include an extensive array of amenities combined with a high degree of hospitality, service and attention to detail.
“In addition to providing the best guest experience possible, The Hotel’s vision is to prepare the global hospitality leaders of tomorrow,” Belfield said. “Our students are trained working alongside professional staff with years of industry experience.”
A member of the Lifestyle collection, The Hotel joins 250 other acclaimed Lifestyle hotels and resorts, celebrating local luxury. Preferred Hotels and Resorts is the world’s largest independent hotel brand, with more than 650 distinctive properties across 85 countries.