Bright, Bold Brand Now Welcoming Travelers

Phoenix, Arizona (August 3, 2020) – Best Western® Hotels & Resorts today announced the expansion of its energetic and exciting brand, GLō, with the opening of GLō Tulsa East Route 66. A new-construction boutique hotel brand, GLō provides a dynamic experience featuring modern amenities, revolutionary architecture, stylish design and strategic use of LED lighting.

Designed with the connected traveler in mind, the addition of digital keys, a digital concierge, and communal workspaces position GLō as a powerful innovator in the growing upper midscale market, and the ideal accommodation for today’s mobile workforce. GLō hotels are already welcoming guests in key cities throughout North America including Brooklyn, New York; Asheville, North Carolina; Ottawa, Ontario; DeSoto, Texas; Lexington, Kentucky; and Nashville, Tennessee.

“GLō’s contemporary design will stand out as an exceptional boutique offering in the Oklahoma market,” said Brad LeBlanc, Senior Vice President and Chief Development Officer. “With its modern touches, GLō is a fantastic representation of how today’s Best Western is constantly innovating, providing our guests with new offerings and remaining a frontrunner in the hospitality industry.”

Guests at GLō Tulsa East Route 66 are treated to an iconic experience, with state-of-the-art technology and design. With a bright and bold facade, the 70-room hotel is designed to connect today’s savvy travelers together with spacious common areas to unwind, a large meeting area to gather or network, contemporary workspaces and fitness center. The hotel has unique and modern guestrooms with in-room workstations, gel-topped signature mattresses and space-saving bathrooms featuring stylish amenities.

“We are thrilled to introduce the GLō brand to Oklahoma,” said Jayesh Jain, Co-Owner of the hotel. “This property provides the ideal boutique look and feel with the modern amenities and service offerings today’s travelers expect.”

“We look forward to providing outstanding service and unparalleled amenities to our guests,” adds Champak Patel, Co-Owner of the hotel. “This hotel is the perfect addition to the Catoosa and Tulsa area.”

GLō Tulsa East Route 66 is conveniently located minutes from the Tulsa Port of Catoosa and the Tulsa International Airport. The boutique hotel is close to main attractions like the Tulsa Zoo, Oklahoma Aquarium, ONEOK Field, BOK Center, The Gathering Place, LaFortune Park, Rogers Point park and the Catoosa Activity Center. Guests will find a multitude of restaurants, shopping and activities nearby, as well, for their enjoyment.

For more information on GLō from Best Western Hotels & Resorts, please visit Glo.BestWestern.com.

Reservations for GLō Tulsa East Route 66 may be booked by calling the hotel directly at (918) 739-4100 or by calling Best Western’s 24-hour, toll-free reservations number 1(800) WESTERN. Reservations are also available from Best Western’s website at BestWestern.com.


About Best Western® Hotels & Resorts:

Best Western Hotels & Resorts headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, is a privately held hotel brand within the BWH Hotel GroupSM global network. With 18 brands and approximately 4,700 hotels in over 100 countries and territories worldwide*, BWH Hotel Group suits the needs of developers and guests in every market. Brands include Best Western®, Best Western Plus®, Best Western Premier®, Executive Residency by Best Western®, Vīb®, GLō®, Aiden®, Sadie®, BW Premier Collection® and BW Signature Collection®. Through acquisition, WorldHotelsTM Luxury, WorldHotels Elite, WorldHotels Distinctive and WorldHotels Crafted collections are also offered. Completing the portfolio is SureStay®, SureStay Plus®, SureStay Collection® and SureStay StudioSM  franchises**. For more information visit bestwestern.com, bestwesterndevelopers.com, worldhotels.com and surestay.com. 

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

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