New Phases, New Heights.

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In The News

Comfort, or "hygge," is the theme of new Elliot Park Hotel

The Journal
Sep 10, 2018

Urban Spelunking: Hotel Metro / John W. Mariner Building

On Milwaukee
Sep 04, 2018

Bistro Comfort

Oklahoma Gazette
Aug 30, 2018

Elliot Park Hotel Set to Open Completing Kraus Anderson's Downtown Minneapolis Redevelopment Project

Hotel Online
Aug 30, 2018

Elliot Park Hotel Soon to Open in Downtown Minneapolis

Aug 29, 2018

Affordable Italian Restaurant Opening in New Downtown Minneapolis Hotel

Aug 29, 2018

The Elliot Park Hotel Opens Thursday, September 20, 2018

East Town Minneapolis
Aug 23, 2018

Cafe Cuvee Opens

Aug 22, 2018

A Booming Hotel Industry: Hotels Continue to Pop Up Throughout Amarillo

Aug 20, 2018

Midtown Greets Cafe Cuvee

405 Magazine
Aug 17, 2018

Kansas City: Family Travel Guide

Jul 19, 2018

Splurge-Worthy Dining Experiences in OKC

Jul 17, 2018

All Aboard: Developers are Betting Millions on New Fort Worth to DFW Airport Commuter Rail Line

Dallas News
Jul 13, 2018

Jeremiah Lyman of Reserve Restaurant & Lounge Talks Fish, Foraging and Farms

Feast Magazine
Jul 03, 2018

11 Hotels Earn Four Diamond Awards

Jun 28, 2018

Ambassador Hotel Tulsa named a Top 25 hotel in the United States

Tulsa World
Jun 27, 2018

What's New, What's Coming to OKC this Summer

May 15, 2018

The Best Hotel in Every State

The Daily Meal
Apr 12, 2018

The South’s Best Restaurants in Every State 2018

Southern Li ving
Mar 27, 2018

Dockum Wichita Named One of the Best Hotel Bars in the U.S.

SUPERCALL - The Spirit of Cocktails & Culture
Mar 18, 2018

Grapevine Holds Ground Breaking for $105 Million Transit Development Grapevine Main

Community Impact Newspaper
Mar 07, 2018

Top 25 Hotels - United States

TripAdvisor 2018 Travelers' Choice
Jan 24, 2018

Top Hotel Wine Lists in OKC

Visit OKC
Jan 16, 2018

Carmel has Name for Its Boutique Downtown Hotel

Jan 12, 2018

Skate and Dine: 10 Restaurants Near Ice Rinks to Try This Winter

Jan 12, 2018

9 Places to Eat That Will Make You Want to Visit Oklahoma City

Food Travelist
Dec 18, 2017

Grapevine Council Approves $30M Contract to Begin TEXRail Construction

Community Impact Newspaper
Dec 05, 2017

Dinner at These Great Kansas City Area Restaurants Is Memorable and Mouthwatering

USA Today
Dec 01, 2017

Downtown Milwaukee's Hotel Metro Plans $4 Million Renovation

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Nov 30, 2017

Inside a Prohibition-Style Bar in Modern Wichita

Wichita Eagle
Nov 28, 2017

The Most Beautiful Hotel in Every State in America

Architectural Digest
Nov 09, 2017

Personal Touch Earns Ambassador Hotel World-Class Status

Tulsa World
Aug 25, 2017

Downtown Minneapolis 'Brewtel' Development will include an Italian Restaurant

Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal
Aug 21, 2017

The 100 Most Scenic Restaurants in America: OpenTable Releases Its 2017 List

Aug 01, 2017

Behind The Scenes Of Paul George's OKC Arrival

Sports Illustrated
Jul 14, 2017

Hotel Review | Ambassador Hotel Oklahoma City

Fortuitous Foodies
Jul 14, 2017

Everything You Need to Do in Wichita

The Everyday Vacationist
Jul 10, 2017

Wichita's Ambassador Hotel Earns Only AAA Four Diamond Rating in KS

KWCH12 Online
Jul 06, 2017

Siena Earns Award of Excellence from Wine Spectator

Wine Spectator
Jul 05, 2017

Boutique Hotel in Downtown Kansas City is Ready to Expand

The Kansas City Star
Jun 20, 2017

Pastry Chef by Day, Rocker by Night: Young Chef has Sweet Life

The Wichita Eagle
Jun 14, 2017

11 Vodka Cocktails to Drink in Bars Now
Jun 02, 2017

It's Morel Season in Wichita

Wichita Eagle
May 11, 2017

Chef's Table: Siena Tuscan Steakhouse

May 11, 2017

Inside Wichita: A Peek Into Where Folks Don't Ordinarily Go

Wichita Eagle
May 02, 2017

10 Best Steakhouses in Kansas

Best Things Kansas
May 01, 2017

Marriott Honors Ambassador Hotel GM

Tulsa World
Apr 28, 2017

Andrew Mungul Named Marriott GM of the Year

Hospitality Net
Apr 28, 2017

Ambassador Tulsa's Andrew Mungul Named GM of the Year

The Journal Record
Apr 27, 2017

50 Best Hidden Bars and Restaurants in Each State

USA Today
Apr 24, 2017

Ambassador Honored as Top-Ranked Full Service Marriott

Tulsa World
Apr 02, 2017

Wichita Breweries, Restaurant Rank on ‘Best-Of’ Lists

Wichita Eagle
Mar 29, 2017

Ambassador Tulsa #1 Hotel Worldwide in Marriott's 2016 Guest Satisfaction Survey

Yahoo Finance
Mar 07, 2017

Ambassador Tulsa Kudos of the Month

GTR News
Mar 01, 2017

Grapevine Keeps on Track for TEX Rail Project

Feb 28, 2017

Coury Hospitality Website Earns Addy Award

OKC American Advertising Award
Feb 18, 2017

Siena Named Best Steakhouse in Kansas

Tasting Table
Feb 10, 2017

Ambassador Tulsa Ranked No. 9 Nationwide

Tulsa World
Feb 02, 2017

Wichita Property Tops List of Best Hotels in Kansas

Wichita Business Journal
Feb 02, 2017

Coury Hospitality Hotels in Top 5 of 15 Best Hotels in Oklahoma

U.S. News & World Report
Feb 02, 2017

15 Best Hotels in Missouri

U.S. News & World Report
Feb 02, 2017

TripAdvisor Awards Tulsa Ambassador Hotel

Yahoo Finance
Feb 01, 2017

Romance and Reservations in OKC

Oklahoma Gazette
Feb 01, 2017

TripAdvisor's Top 25 Includes Ambassador Tulsa at #9

Jan 26, 2017

Wine, Whiskey and You from the Expertise of Jeff Cole

405 Magazine
Jan 26, 2017

Vibrant Space - Ambassador Tulsa

Vibrant Space
Jan 22, 2017

Hotels Win Diamond Awards

Jan 05, 2017

The Best Hotel in Every State

Travel + Leisure
Jan 04, 2017

Adventure Road Hotels Destinations

Adventure Road
Dec 19, 2016

Developer for Hotel at Grapevine’s TEX Rail Station Picked

Community Impact Newspaper
Dec 08, 2016

Exploring the Wonders of Wichita

Stark Insider
Nov 07, 2016

Awesome Wichita Experiences

Most Worthy Little Journal
Oct 20, 2016

Luxury in the Plains - Ambassador Hotel Kansas City

Aaron Gagnon Blog
Oct 02, 2016

Top Scenic Views in Oklahoma City

Sep 24, 2016

Vogue Recognizes Ambassador Kansas City

Sep 13, 2016

Ambassador Tulsa General Manager Recognized for 30 Under 30

Sep 13, 2016

Oklahoma Crowns Top Chef

The Oklahoman
Sep 07, 2016

Fresh Pasta and Local Ingredients: Siena Tuscan Steakhouse

AvidSnacker Blog
Aug 30, 2016

Executive Chef in the KC Live Kitchen

41 Action News
Aug 26, 2016

Vast Listed to 100 Most Scenic Restaurants

Jul 27, 2016

Josh Rathbun Takes Over the Kitchen at Siena Tuscan Steakhouse

The Wichita Eagle
Jul 06, 2016

Dockum Sit-In to Receive Memorial inside Ambassador Wichita

The Wichita Eagle
Jun 09, 2016

Ambassador Wichita Working on Basement Speakeasy

The Wichita Eagle
May 25, 2016

Taste of KC's Golden Fork Chef Talks Trends

The Pitch
May 17, 2016

Culinary Talent in Downtown Kansas City

The Kansas City Star
Feb 26, 2016

General Manager Named Rising Star by OSU

Tulsa World
Nov 13, 2015

Ambassador Tulsa Remodel

Tulsa World
Jun 25, 2015

Irish Chef Brings Native Twists to Reserve Menu

The Kansas City Star
Mar 14, 2015

Viceroy Grille, A Must-Visit

Oct 14, 2014

Ambassador Tulsa Joining Autograph Collection

Tulsa World
Aug 20, 2014

Management Takeover at Colcord Hotel

Aug 11, 2014

Ambassador Oklahoma City Opens

Wichita Business Journal
Mar 25, 2014

Ambassador Oklahoma City Opening

Mar 06, 2014

Irish Ambassador Energizes Reserve

The Pitch
Sep 26, 2013

Osler Building Conversion

The Oklahoman
Apr 03, 2013

Ambassador Wichita Set to Open

The Wichita Eagle
Dec 25, 2012

Ambassador Kansas City Transforms High-Risk Building

Kansas City Business Journal
Aug 03, 2012
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  • 4 Diamond Award, Ambassador Hotel Kansas City, Autograph Collection
  • 4 Diamond Award, Ambassador Hotel Oklahoma City, Autograph Collection
  • 4 Diamond Award, Ambassador Hotel Tulsa, Autograph Collection
  • 4 Diamond Award, Ambassador Hotel Wichita, Autograph Collection
  • 4 Diamond Award, Colcord Hotel

Marriott Guest Satisfaction Survey

  • All Ambassador Hotels Currently Ranked in the Top of Autograph Hotels
  • Ambassador Tulsa Ended 2016 as #1 Full Service Hotel Globally
  • Ambassador Tulsa Ended 2015 as #1 Autograph Hotel


  • 2018 Ambassador Tulsa Named to Top 25 Hotels in US, Ranking #22
  • 2017 Certificate of Excellence (All Hotels and Restaurants)
  • 2017 Ambassador Tulsa Named to Top 25 Hotels in U.S., Ranking #9
  • 2016 Certificate of Excellence (All Hotels)
  • 2016 Ambassador Kansas City Named to Top 25 Hotels in U.S., Ranking #20
  • Two Hall of Fame Awards of Excellence (Must have been open at least 5 years, only two properties eligible) 

Smith Travel Research

  • 2017- Hotels #1 & #2 RevPAR in Each Market
  • 2016- Hotels #1 & #2 RevPAR in Each Market
  • 2015- Hotels #1 & #2 RevPAR in Each Market

Marriott Recognition

  • 2017- Hotel of the Year Distinctive Premium, Americas West Region
  • 2017- Best Guest Experience, Americas West Region
  • 2017- Partnership Circle Hall of Fame
  • 2017- Operational Excellence
  • 2017 - General Manager of the Year,  America's West Region
  • 2016- #1 Global Full-Service Overall Guest Satisfaction Hotel
  • 2016 - Operational Excellence for Overall Service and Food and Beverage Excellence
  • 2015 – Full Service Franchise Guest Experience Hotel of the Year, Americas West Region
  • 2015 – Revenue Leader of the Year, Americas West Region 
  • 2015 – Beverage Professional of the Year, The Americas
  • 2015 – Service  Excellence
  • 2015 – Food and Beverage Excellence  
  • 2014 – Development Partner of the Year

Other Accolades

  • Southern Living- Flint Best Restaurant in Oklahoma
  • Wine Spectator- Siena Tuscan Steakhouse Award of Excellence
  • USA Today- Dockum Named Favorite Hidden Bar in Kansas
  • US News and World Report- Ambassador Kansas City Named #1 Hotel in Kansas City
  • US News and World Report- Ambassador Oklahoma City #2 Hotel in Oklahoma City
  • US News and World Report- Ambassador Tulsa #1 Hotel
  • US News and World Report- Ambassador Wichita #4 Hotel
  • US News and World Report- Colcord Hotel #4 Hotel in Oklahoma City
  • Travel + Leisure- Ambassador Hotel Wichita Named Top Hotel in the State of Kansas
  • MSN Travel- Ambassador Hotel Wichita Named Top Hotel in the State of Kansas
  • Yahoo Travel- Ambassador Hotel Wichita Named Top Hotel in the State of Kansas


  • Consistently Awarded Diner’s Choice Awards
  • Vast Named to 100 Top Scenic Restaurants