Best Western Opens Second Brand-New Brooklyn Hotel

Best Western has opened its second brand-new hotel in Brooklyn, N.Y., Best Western International announced last week.

The hotel, the Best Western Plus Prospect Park, has 99 guest rooms and 1,000 square feet of meeting space, not to mention a 24-hour fitness center, a 24-hour business center and a 3,200-square-foot spa with a steam room, sauna and hot tub.

"We are excited to add our second brand-new Best Western in Brooklyn in the past several months with the opening of the Best Western Plus Prospect Park Hotel in Brooklyn," said Mark Williams, vice president of North American development of rBest Western International. "The new hotel's proximity to John F. Kennedy International Airport and Manhattan's most popular attractions makes it an ideal lodging choice for business and leisure travelers."

Best Western's first brand-new Brooklyn hotel, the Best Western Arena hotel, opened in July 2010. All told, the company has four hotels in Brooklyn and 55 in the New York area.