IRVING, TX—La Quinta’s first LQ Hotel has opened in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. The new property, which is located about 2.5 miles away from the Toncontin International Airport and adjacent to the Las Cascadas Mall, is a 10-story, modern style building offering 110 rooms.
“We are very excited about the opening of this hotel and our entrance into Honduras, as it marks a key milestone in our expansion strategy into Latin America,” said Wayne Goldberg, CEO of La Quinta. “We have seen an increase of both business and leisure travelers in the region and, as our current pipeline reflects, we see a strong opportunity for further expansion.”
This is La Quinta’s first hotel in Honduras. All guestrooms are non-smoking and equipped with a 40-in. flat-screen HD TV, free high-speed Internet service and pillow-top mattresses.
Other features include an outdoor pool, roof-level fitness center, onsite business center and meeting facilities. The hotel will also offer the complimentary Bright Side Breakfast.
La Quinta’s current pipeline of 211 hotels includes new, franchised La Quinta Inn & Suites locations in the U.S., Mexico and Canada, and LQ Hotel locations in Colombia, Guatemala and Nicaragua.