Sierra Vista, Arizona (June 25, 2019) – Best Western® Hotels & Resorts is pleased to welcome the Best Western Plus Sun Canyon into the historic Best Western brand. Located at 260 N. Garden Avenue in Sierra Vista, Arizona, this 80-room hotel is owned by Sun Canyon Hotel Partners, LLC and managed by Ponderosa Hotel Management Services.   

As the newest hotel in Sierra Vista, the Best Western Plus Sun Canyon offers amenities that today’s guests expect while traveling. Every room features new furniture, 50” flat-screen TVs, microwave and mini fridge.

“We’re proud to be joining the Best Western brand, with its distinguished legacy of outstanding value and superior customer service,” said Margo Christensen, Vice President, Marketing and Public Relations for the Best Western Plus Sun Canyon. “Our beautiful extensively renovated hotel, with stunning views of the Huachuca Mountains and a complimentary hot and healthy breakfast, makes it the most desirable hotel for travelers to rest their head while in Sierra Vista.”

Guests will appreciate state of the art technology and upgrades at every turn, including Cloud 9 pillowtop mattresses, high-speed wireless internet, and a variety of food and drink options at the onsite Marketplace. Travelers can work up a sweat in the onsite fitness center and then unwind in the outdoor hot tub and pool or enjoy a complimentary evening reception with enticing food and drink options. For small meetings and social events, the hotel offers a 500 square-foot meeting room to accommodate up to 25 people.

The Best Western Plus Sun Canyon is conveniently located across the street from the Fort Huachuca Army installation and is a perfect launching spot for day trips to Kartchner Caverns, the historic Wild West town of Tombstone, artist centric mining town of Bisbee, and the Sonoita Wine Country. For guests taking in the sites of the area via electric vehicle, the hotel offers complimentary charging at its Dual Port Electric Vehicle Charging Station with Tesla Adaptor.

Rates at the Best Western Plus Sun Canyon start at $109. Reservations may be booked by calling the hotel directly at (520) 335-0404 or by calling Best Western Hotels & Resort’s 24-hour, toll-free reservations number 800-780-7234.  Reservations are also available from Best Western’s website at

Staying with Best Western is now more rewarding than ever, as Best Western Rewards (BWR®) is one of the industry’s most generous rewards programs and one of few that is truly international. With approximately 4,500 locations in nearly 100 countries, Best Western makes it easy for members to earn points redeemable for global free room nights with no blackout dates, dining, shopping and entertainment gift cards, gas cards, airline miles and more.

 To learn more about the program or to become a BWR member, visit


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Best Western Hotels & Resorts headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, is a privately held hotel brand with a global network of over 4,200 hotels in nearly 100 countries and territories worldwide*. Best Western offers 13 hotel brands to suit the needs of developers and guests in every market: Best Western®, Best Western Plus®, Best Western Premier®, Vīb®, GLō®, Executive Residency by Best Western®, Sadie HotelSM, Aiden HotelSM, BW Premier Collection® by Best Western, and BW Signature Collection® by Best Western, as well as its recently launched franchise offerings: SureStay® Hotel by Best Western, SureStay Plus® Hotel by Best Western and SureStay Collection® by Best Western**. Now celebrating more than 70 years of hospitality, Best Western provides its hoteliers with global operational, sales and marketing support, and award-winning online and mobile booking capabilities. Best Western continues to set industry records regarding awards and accolades, including 66 percent of the brand’s North American hotels earning a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award in 2018, Business Travel News® ranking Best Western Plus and Best Western number one in upper-midprice and mid-price hotel brands respectively for two consecutive years, and Fast Company honoring Best Western Hotels & Resorts with a spot in the Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in the Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality category. Best Western has also won 10 consecutive AAA®/CAA® Lodging Partner of the Year awards, recognizing the brand’s commitment to providing exceptional service and great value to AAA/CAA’s nearly 60 million members in the U.S. and Canada. Best Western-branded hotels were top ranked in breakfast (food and beverage category) by J.D. Power’s 2018 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index Study – ranking first for midscale; and second for upper midscale. Over 37 million travelers are members of the brand’s award-winning loyalty program Best Western Rewards®, one of the few programs in which members earn points that never expire and can be redeemed at any Best Western-branded hotel worldwide. Best Western’s partnerships with AAA/CAA and Google® Street View provide travelers with exciting ways to interact with the brand. Through its partnership with Google Street View, Best Western is the first major company of its size and scale to launch a virtual reality experience for customers, setting a new industry standard and reinventing how guests view hotels.

* Numbers are approximate, may fluctuate, and include hotels currently in the development pipeline.

**All Best Western and SureStay branded hotels are independently owned and operated.


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