March 31, 2016 // Franchising.com // ROCKLAND, Mass. and MCLEAN, Va. – DoubleTree by Hilton, one of Hilton Worldwide’s (NYSE: HLT) 13 market-leading brands, has broadened its presence in New England with the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Boston-Rockland in the popular South Shore area of Massachusetts. The new, 127-room property opened following a multi-million dollar renovation, and is located in the busy suburban region between bustling Boston and historic Plymouth. Formerly a Holiday Inn, the hotel is owned and managed by Linchris Hotel Corporation.
Nestled in the peaceful community of Rockland just 21 miles south of Boston Logan International Airport near Interstate 93, DoubleTree by Hilton Boston-Rockland offers convenient access to many greater Boston destinations. Surrounded by trees and just minutes from picturesque Nantasket Beach, as well as a number of universities and company headquarters, the hotel provides an idyllic getaway for vacation and business travelers alike. Extensive renovations to the five-story hotel have transformed the lobby and fully-updated guest rooms with a sleek, modern design complemented by all-new furnishings.
“The South Shore is a hub of leisure and business activity, making it a great location for this new addition to our DoubleTree by Hilton portfolio of hotels,” said Dianna Vaughan, senior vice president and global head, DoubleTree by Hilton. “We are excited to bring our culture of care to life at the beautifully-renovated DoubleTree by Hilton Boston-Rockland, and to deliver experiences that will truly allow our guests to relax and unwind during their stay with us.”
Each stay at DoubleTree by Hilton Boston-Rockland begins with a warm DoubleTree chocolate chip cookie greeting, which signifies the brand’s industry-recognized service culture built around the idea of CARE, which stands for Create a Rewarding Experience for guests, Team Members and the community.
The hotel’s spacious guest rooms feature the DoubleTree Sweet Dreams Sleep Experience with either a king-sized bed or two queen beds, plus such amenities as a 47-inch HDTV, coffeemaker and safe. Complimentary Wi-Fi is provided in each guest room and suite, as well as in public areas.
Guests can enjoy a number of dining options including 24-hour room service or can sit down for a relaxing meal at Conrad’s Bar & Grill, which features American cuisine for breakfast, and dinner. The adjoining bar offers cocktails and light fare until midnight.
Additionally, the hotel provides a 24-hour fitness center featuring new Precor equipment and a 24-hour business center. Guests at DoubleTree by Hilton Boston-Rockland will also find the only outdoor heated pool in Rockland, as well as complimentary parking that surrounds the building.
DoubleTree by Hilton Boston-Rockland boasts nearly 4,000 square feet of meeting space, and its Regency Grand Ballroom – featuring vaulted ceilings with large chandeliers, and a calming blue and neutral tone color palette – is ideal for weddings, conferences and other events accommodating up to 225 guests. For smaller groups, the hotel offers the Meetings Simplified™ by DoubleTree by Hilton package for $55 per person, which includes a meeting room; basic meeting Wi-Fi; meeting room supplies including a flipchart, markers, extension and power cord; and all day non-alcoholic beverage service. Catering services and a dedicated events staff are available to enhance any event.
In addition to the iconic warm chocolate chip cookie welcome, the hotel provides guests with a full complement of services and DoubleTree by Hilton brand amenities, including the Wake Up DoubleTree Breakfast, an assortment of gourmet in-room tea and coffee offerings by The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, and a refreshing array of the Aroma Actives Essentials natural skin and body care line.
“Our newly refurbished hotel and highly-trained staff offer a winning combination for guests sampling the many business, cultural and leisure pursuits along the South Shore,” said Jenna Bergamino, general manager, DoubleTree by Hilton Boston-Rockland. “We are delighted to provide the exemplary service that is engrained in the world-renowned DoubleTree by Hilton culture.”
DoubleTree by Hilton Boston-Rockland participates in the Hilton HHonors® loyalty program, which is open to all guests and free to join; visit here for enrollment information. HHonors members always get our lowest price with our Best Price Guarantee, along with HHonors Points, free standard Wi-Fi, access to digital check-in and Digital Key, and no hidden fees, only when they book directly through Hilton. To mark the hotel's opening, Hilton HHonors members will earn double bonus points from April 1, 2016 through September 30, 2016 when booking the best available rate. Based on availability, Gold and Diamond members will also enjoy free premium Wi-Fi and upgrades to the hotel's exclusive Hilton HHonors floor and complimentary Wake Up DoubleTree Breakfast.
DoubleTree by Hilton Boston-Rockland is located at 929 Hingham Street, Rockland, Massachusetts 02370. For more information, or to make a reservation, travelers may visit bostonrockland.doubletree.com or call +1 781 871 0545.
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The DoubleTree by Hilton Boston-Rockland is owned by Rockland TBL Operating Group Inc. and managed by Linchris Hotel Corporation. Founded in 1985, Linchris Hotel Corporation currently owns and manages 35 hotels in 11 states. Built on the premise that good service is paramount to the financial success of any hotel, Linchris Hotel Corporation is a growing, full and limited-service hotel management company with an outstanding reputation for high quality and first-rate service in hotel property management and the hospitality industry. Linchris Hotel Corporation has a proven track record for consistently adding value to the hotel properties under its management, which allows them to achieve the highest hospitality industry standards and top performance ratings from guests and hotel industry critics alike. For more information, visit Linchris.com.
With a fast-growing, global collection of more than 455 upscale hotels in gateway cities, metropolitan areas and vacation destinations across six continents and nearly 40,000 rooms in the pipeline, every little thing we do at DoubleTree by Hilton inspires us to create a rewarding experience for our hotel guests, our Team Members and the communities we proudly serve. Our hospitality begins with a warm chocolate chip cookie welcome upon arrival and continues with the award-winning Hilton HHonors guest loyalty program, an array of fine services and amenities and our longstanding CARE Culture tradition that empowers Team Members to provide the special comforts and acts of kindness that make the traveler feel human again. Hilton HHonors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels receive instant benefits, including an exclusive discount that can’t be found anywhere else, free standard Wi-Fi and digital amenities like digital check-in with room selection and Digital Key available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton HHonors app. To make reservations at any DoubleTree by Hilton hotel, travelers may visit our brand website at http://www.doubletree.com. Social media users may connect with us at http://www.facebook.com/doubletree, http://www.twitter.com/doubletree and http://www.youtube.com/doubletreehotels. For the latest news, story starters and fact sheets about our brand, reporters and bloggers may visit our DoubleTree by Hilton Global Media Center at news.doubletree.com.
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