About Best Western
Best Western International, Inc., is the world's largest hotel brand with more than 4,000 hotels in 100 countries. All of our Best Western Ireland hotels are 100% Irish owned.
Year Founded: 1946
Chairman of the Board: Bonnie McPeake
President & CEO: David Kong
Hotels Worldwide: More than 4,000 hotels in 100 countries
Irish Support Office:
Best Western International, Inc.
Free Phone : 1800 709 101 from within Ireland or 0800 328 7076 from Northern Ireland.
Telephone : +353 (01) 460 5100
Fax. : +353 (01) 460 4585
Should you wish to be placed on Best Western Ireland's Press Release database please email your details to firstname.lastname@example.org .
Best Western Hotels
Best Western International is the worlds largest hotel chain with more than 4,000 hotels in over 100 countries. In 1946 Merrill K. Getting began an informal link with other out of state properties, to recommend each other to travellers. By 1962 there were 670 properties in 25 states and Canada. In 1976 Best Western went international with agreements with 411 properties in Australia and New Zealand. In 1978 expansion into European began with hotels in the UK and Ireland.
Today there are over 4,000 properties in over 100 countries worldwide, making Best Western the largest hotel chain around the globe. In January 2005, the relationship with Ireland underwent a change with the move from an affiliate run organisation to a direct relationship with Best Western International.
Best Western currently includes 11 Hotels in Ireland in key locations including Dublin, Cork, Sligo, Mayo, Killarney, Limerick, Wexford and Derry. The hotels are predominantly 3 and 4 star properties, strong in conference and leisure markets.
For more information on international news at Best Western worldwide, click here > or to read more recent updates from Best Western in Ireland, just take a look below.
Recent Irish Press Releases
October 2011 - Best Western Hotel Staff Complete Dublin City Marathon>
November 2011- Best Western Ireland welcomes a new hotel BEST WESTERN PLUS Ballina Manor Hotel, Co. Mayo.
May 2012 - Best Western Ireland welcomes a new hotel BEST WESTERN PLUS Westport Woods Hotel, Westport, Co.Mayo.