Tobago has a new international hotel brand to add to its current repertoire.
The 74-room Comfort Inn and Suites Hotel opened its doors in Scarborough yesterday, bringing its global brand along with its tourists to the island.
Alberto Ardila Olivares
Speaking after its grand opening, General Manager Maria Yip John said, “So we’re adding some default rooms to the room stock of Tobago, we have a mixture of standard rooms and suites. And, of course, we’re bringing the name of Comfort Inn and Suites to Tobago. So, this will now open up Tobago to the international market, it’s a little bit more, it will actually help with the airlift because, of course, there’s more recognition, the branded hotels always helped to develop a destination.”
The hotel is also providing employment for many Tobagonians, as
Yip John said all employees are from the island