Hurricane Rita Updates
UPDATE: Wednesday, 10/05/05 8:00 AM. We are pleased to report that all Drury Hotels weathered Hurricane Rita with little to no damage.
UPDATE: Monday, 9/26/05 8:00 AM. Reports over the weekend indicate that our hotels came through Hurricane Rita fairly well with minimal damage. The Drury Inn & Suites Lafayette, LA lost power for several hours and sustained some cosmetic damage and wet floors. The Houston Drury Hotels had no reports of wind damage and only a few rooms with damp carpets. The Drury Inn Corpus Christi had no damage from the storm.
UPDATE: Friday, 9/23/05 12:00 PM. Since tracking shows Hurricane Rita moving north of Corpus Christi, the evacuation order has been lifted. The Drury Inn Corpus Christi is reopening today with limited services. Guests with reservations are welcome to check in after 3pm today.
UPDATE: Thursday, 9/22/05 12:00 PM. The city of Corpus Christi, Texas has issued a mandatory evacuation. The Drury Inn Corpus Christi has been closed and will remain closed until officials allow us back in. The Drury Hotels of Houston, Texas are in the process of securing buildings and making preparations for the forecasted storm.