WEIRTON – It’s the season to spread the holiday cheer and this year the Holiday Inn Weirton-Steubenville is doing just that by offering free guest rooms to families of people in hospital Friday through Sunday.
“No one should be alone for Christmas” said Brad Degenkolb, sales manager for the Holiday Inn Weirton-Steubenville Area. “For those who cannot return home for the holidays, we will help them get them home.” “
“It is an incredible gesture of human kindness on the part of the management of the Holiday Inn” said Matt Grimshaw, CEO of Trinity Health System. “We are proud to partner with our local Holiday Inn to expand our collective mission in this way. “
To do this, families of Trinity Health System patients are invited to spend Christmas Eve and Christmas Eve – free of charge – at the hotel. Families can stay one or two nights.
“The holidays can be a very stressful time, especially when a loved one is sick” said Brandy Wenner, General Manager of the Holiday Inn Weirton-Steubenville Area. “We hope that being nearby will alleviate much of this stress and allow our guests to enjoy their vacations more fully. “
To reserve free rooms, relatives of Trinity Health System patients are asked to contact the hospital’s marketing department at (740) 283-7296. Rooms are subject to availability. The Holiday Inn Weirton-Steubenville Area is located at 350 Three Springs Drive.