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Community Spotlight - Waynesville - St. Robert Chamber of Commerce

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Fort Wood Hotels is excited to share another Community Spotlight with you this week! We are proud to work with the Waynesville-St. Robert Chamber of Commerce because of all they do for our local economy and community. We are very involved in the Waynesville-St. Robert Chamber of Commerce.  Our managers and line level managers have been a part of the Board of Directors, Ambassadors Club, and on committees.  We support with sponsorships and volunteer hours as well as attend the monthly luncheons to learn all that is going on in our area. The Chamber does a great job with speakers at the monthly luncheons from the cities, Waynesville High School, Fort Leonard Wood, tourism, and many other pertinent organizations briefing on what is new and upcoming.  This chamber is very involved and over 300 members strong. Keep reading to learn more about the many ways the Chamber works for our local communities.  1.  Tell us about your organization. The Waynesville - St. Robert Chamber of Commerce is a

The Ultimate Guide to Explore Fort Leonard Wood!

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Looking to explore new territory in Missouri? Missouri is full of fun things to do if you are looking for a roadtrip! Whether visiting for business or pleasure the Explore Fort Leonard Wood website is your guide to the best restaurants, hotels, attractions and outdoor recreation the region has to offer. Read on to learn more about the area and how to use www.ExploreFLW.com as your guide!  Itineraries  Do you like to travel with a plan? ExploreFLW makes this easy! You'll find iteraries for exploring Historic Route 66, Unique Museums, and Exploring the Ozark Outdoors!  Stay - Eat - Play  The Fort Leonard Wood Region is made up of Pulaski, Laclede, Phelps, and Texas county. You'll find plenty of great local resturants and things to do during your visit! Friendly, hometown charm mixed with a patriotic feel; our Fort Leonard Wood Region is the perfect embodiment of the back to basics mindset with a modern twist.  With miles of historic Route 66, State parks and outdoor activities, t

Community Spotlight -- Good Samaritan of the Ozarks!

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This week, Fort Wood Hotels has another Community Spotlight to share, Good Samaritan! Good Samaritan does so much for the community. We truly believe in their kindness and support of those in need. We have helped in the past with donations of items from our hotels. We helped with a drive to collect Personal Supply Kits for the women & children at Genesis, A Place of New Beginnings a few years ago. We have had a partnership supporting their hotel needs. We do stand by them and are ready to support them when we can. Read on to learn more about this incredible organization!  1.    Tell us about your organization Good Samaritan of the Ozarks is a faith based, local 501c3 non-profit that has been providing emergency services to the community since 1975. It began as a grassroots movement with the focus of providing shelter to women and children who were forced out of their homes after suffering domestic violence. Since that time other services have been added including two thrift

Community Spotlight - Fort Wood Community and Spouses' Club!

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 Fort Wood Hotels takes great pride in being involved in our community. Our mission is to serve our guests, our community, and each other! This week, we would like to feature one of Fort Leonard Wood's Non-for-Profit organizations, Fort Wood Community and Spouses' Club . We are a huge supporter of military families and believe the spouses are critical to the success of their military members. Read on to learn more about this incredible organization! 1) Tell us about your organization?  Our membership includes spouses of all branches and all ranks, as well as DOD civilians and members of the surrounding community. We are administered by a board of volunteers who give their time, energy, and talents toward making Fort Leonard Wood a great place to be. 2) What is the Mission Statement of your organization? Non-for-profit organization designed to benefit families, by raising and distributing funds back into the community through scholarships and outreach grants. While creating life

Why Work at Fort Wood Hotels? Find Out From Our Employees!

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Are you searching for a new job in Fort Leonard Wood or looking to change career paths? Fort Wood Hotels is hiring! Our goal is to be the best employer in the area - but don't just take our word for it - find out why our employees love working at Fort Wood Hotels!  Meet Amanda! Family and work can mix! Meet Melody!  She loves getting to know our guests!  Meet Betty!  She loves meeting guets and hopes guests and hopes to have a career in hotel management one day! Meet Amy! "I love it here", she has a lot to juggle and she is a superstar! Meet Tracy!  Tracy likes the flexibility to work and watch her children grow up. Meet Tricia  She is happy to be able to help her parents and spend time with her family!   CLICK HERE TO APPLY!  If you have questions about employment, please contact Michelle Beckley at michelle@fortwoodhotels.com. Key Contact Michelle Beckley Office: 573-451-3274 Stay At Fort Wood Hotels!  If you're looking for a hotel with top-notch customer service, b

Book Direct with Fort Wood Hotels for the Best Deals!

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Looking to book a trip to Fort Leonard Wood soon? It can be tempting to use an enticing 3rd party booking website when choosing your lodging. However, we always recommend booking directly with your hotel for the best deals and customers service. Learn more about saving on your next getaway below!   What's the difference between booking direct and third-party booking sites? Booking Direct  is when you find the hotel you would like to stay at and you pick up the phone to make your reservation or you go directly to their website to book a room. You are booking directly with the hotel with no middleman. If you book online, you are using their hotel reservation system so you can see exactly what is available in real time. Third-Party Booking  sites were created to show someone traveling all of their lodging options in one place. If you are not brand loyal, you may use this site to search all hotels in one particular area. This tool will bring up all hotels in that geographic area and th

Your Guide to Visiting Missouri!

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Have you ever considered taking a road trip to Missouri? If you answered that with a no, you may reconsider when you find out how much there is to do and see! If you are a Missouri resident, you may not know how many great places there are to visit that are perfect for a getaway! VisitMo.com is the ultimate guide for all things Missouri! Read on to get an overview of what you'll find on this incredible tourism website!  Trip Ideas  Need trip ideas? VisitMo.com has you covered! You'll find itineraries, articles to discover what Missouri has to offer, places to star, and fan-favorite spotlights for experiences you won't want to miss out on!  Events  Looking for fun events that peak your interests? You'll find it all in one place at VisitMo.com! Whatever time of year it is - during the week or on the weekend there are always fun things happening around MO! Here are just a few categories to choose from!  Art & History  Entertainment & Nightlife Family Fun Food &