Hotels that achieve the prestigious Gold Award represent the top 10% of hotels within each Choice brand. The awards are based on a ranking system that measures guest satisfaction, product quality, room condition and cleanliness, and staff service. These properties have a proven track record of providing exceptional guest service and facilities.
Supports Green Practices
"Supports Green Initiatives" designates a hotel's participation in an optional environmental program that includes the use of energy-efficient lighting, guestroom towel/linen re-use, and on-premise recycling. "Supports Green Initiatives" does not represent an official certification of any kind.
The Georgetown Hoyas represents the athletic programs and
intercollegiate teams of Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. An NCAA Division I school, the university competes in the Big East Conference. The Hoyas basketball programs have amassed a great deal of success, including multiple Final Four appearances in the NCAA March Madness Tournament by the men's squad. Georgetown also fields a variety of other successful men's and women's teams in sports such as baseball, cross country, football, golf, swimming, soccer, field hockey and softball.
Burlington, North Carolina band Big Something has captured the hearts of 21st century jam band fans, winning the Home Grown Music Network's Best Studio Album in 2010. Their debut album, Stories From the Middle of Nowhere covers a wide range of musical styles, from alternative rock to blues and soul. The band is particularly fond of detailing various aspects of their Southern lifestyle, painting a fun, colorful picture of an alternative Southern way of living.