CASA GRANDE — A groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate construction of Best Western Plus Casa Grande Inn & Suites is set for 9 a.m. Monday at the lot where the hotel will be built, 1918 E. Florence Blvd.
The $6 million property will feature 68 guest rooms and amenities for business and leisure travelers. It will be built with a meeting room, fitness center, an onsite bar and outdoor swimming pool.
Construction is expected to be finished by August 2020. The site is on the northeast corner of Florence Boulevard and Henness Road, adjacent to Palm Creek Golf & RV Resort.
The open house is hosted by Navin Kuber of Hotel Deco LLC and members of the Legacy Hotels ownership group.
Light snacks and refreshments will be offered.
Expected to attend the event are Casa Grande Mayor Craig McFarland and Renee Louzon-Benn, president and CEO of the Greater Casa Grande Chamber of Commerce.
Company representatives from Best Western will also attend, including Ron Pohl, senior vice president and chief operations officer.
“We are thrilled to be joining the Best Western Plus brand, as it is well known and respected for its high standards and commitment to quality customer service,” said Hardip Khosa, general manager of the Best Western Plus Casa Grande Inn & Suites. “We strive to make this hotel an exceptional lodging option for our guests, offering superior service and convenient access to all that Casa Grande has to offer.”