Salt Lake City—Marriott International has named Residence Inn Idaho Falls the 2022 Residence Inn of the Year. The award was accepted by Robert Thornock, the hotel’s General Manager, at the Marriott awards ceremony in Anaheim, CA on May 8, 2023. .
“We are very pleased with the experience of our guests, the participation of our members, and the quality of our products,” said Thornock. “We are very proud of our beautiful location, our exceptional staff, and the unique community we serve. Our people are dedicated and care deeply about those they serve and about each other. We are happy that our team’s work has been recognized and that we can bring a high level of respect to Idaho Falls!
Eligible hotels are selected for the award through a process that demonstrates how they deliver on the Residence Inn brand promise. A successful hotel must also demonstrate leadership, customer satisfaction, financial performance and customer relations. There are approximately 1000 Residence Inn hotels in Marriott’s portfolio and Hotel of the Year is the highest award given to a Residence Inn hotel.
“This beautiful hotel was the vision of Rollie and Lorin Walker,” said Taylor Woodbury, President of Woodbury Corporation. “Having this 11-year-old award-winning property shows just how masterful Walker’s vision was. Since the hotel opened in September 2012, the hotel has received rave reviews from customers and has annually received an award from Marriott as one of the best performing properties in the Residence Inn brand. Hotel The annual is Marriott’s best known.”
“We are extremely grateful for the hotel’s team and the wonderful culture they have created and continued since its opening,” said Guy Woodbury, vice president of hospitality at Woodbury Corporation. “This is a beautiful hotel, but it only takes a well-known approach like this because the Residence Inn brand is full of great hotels. What makes this hotel so high as Hotel of the Year is the good spirit of the management and their staff.”
The Residence Inn in Idaho Falls is located near downtown Taylor’s Crossing, along the Snake River and the Idaho Falls Greenbelt Trail. It is a short walk from the Falls and is connected by a bridge to the beautiful Japanese Friendship Garden, and minutes from the Idaho Falls Temple.
The hotel also received the Diamond Hotel award which is given to the top 3 percent of hotels in 2022. For more information about Woodbury Corporation hotels, please visit Woodbury Corporation Hotels.
Woodbury Corporation Company Profile
Founded in 1919, privately held Woodbury Corporation is one of the oldest and most respected real estate companies in the Intermountain West. Headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, and with $4 billion in assets under management, Woodbury’s portfolio includes retail, office, hotel, residential and industrial properties in 16 states. For more information, please visit http ://www.woodburycorp.com.