Beverly Hills, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Doubletree® Hotels is proud to announce the opening of the Doubletree Hotel Chattanooga. Prior to opening as a Doubletree, this hotel completed a $26 million renovation project, which has transformed this former focused-service hotel into an upscale, full-service hotel experience with stylish guest rooms, modern meeting and event space, delicious dining offerings and more. The Doubletree Hotel Chattanooga represents Doubletree's commitment to provide guests with upscale, full-service hotels in key leisure and business locations around the world. The hotel is operated by Vision Chestnut Hotel Group, LLC, under a franchise agreement with a subsidiary of Hilton Hotels Corporation.
Chattanooga, which is located halfway between Atlanta and Nashville, is a popular leisure destination for travelers across the Southeast U.S. looking for a relaxing getaway a little closer to home. The Doubletree Hotel Chattanooga offers a great location in the heart of Chattanooga that is adjacent to the popular Riverfront district. This location offers guests an amazing array of fun attractions including the Tennessee Aquarium, Children's Discovery Museum and Bluff View Art District. Business travelers will also appreciate the hotel's location, which is within walking distance of the Chattanooga Convention and Trade Center and centrally located near the University of Tennessee Chattanooga and many corporations in this Southeast Tennessee business hub.
"We are proud to open our ninth Tennessee Doubletree hotel in the great city of Chattanooga," said Dave Horton, senior vice president – brand management for Doubletree Hotels. "The Doubletree Hotel Chattanooga has undergone an outstanding transformation, which has revived one of the city's landmark buildings. The opening of the Doubletree Hotel Chattanooga is a great example of our strategic development commitment to provide both business and leisure travelers with refreshingly unexpected hotel experiences in exciting locations."
Smartly appointed with just the right blend of sleek modernity and romance, the Doubletree Hotel Chattanooga has been reimagined with contemporary design schemes and warm, vibrant colors and finishes. The hotel's 168 spacious guestrooms and 18 luxurious suites offer such residential style comforts as the brand's signature Sweet Dreams by Doubletree Sleep Experience, complimentary wireless and wired high-speed internet access, 37" flat screen TVs, MP3 compatible stereo clock radios, microwaves, refrigerators and Wolfgang Puck gourmet coffee service. Guest bathrooms feature granite vanities, Neutrogena® bath and body products, upgraded lighting and a curved shower rod that allows for 20% more space in the shower.
The Doubletree Hotel Chattanooga offers 11,000 square feet of meeting space, including a magnificent ballroom. As part of the hotel's enhancements, the meeting space at the Doubletree Hotel Chattanooga has been equipped with state-of-the-art audio visual equipment and specially designed lighting schemes that are meant to offer optimal light for comfort and productivity. These updated amenities combined with a professional staff that is available to assist with all aspects of conventions, business meetings, seminars, weddings and other social functions make the Doubletree Hotel Chattanooga an ideal location for any event.
One of the most exciting additions to the Doubletree Hotel Chattanooga is the new second floor restaurant ELEVEN. At ELEVEN, a talented culinary team prepares American cuisine along with a selection of signature regional dishes that are all made from scratch. Guests at ELEVEN can enjoy such delicious dishes as rotisserie chicken with firecracker onion rings or plum lacquered rotisserie duck with a plum reduction. For those who enjoy more basic fare, a variety of steaks are available. For those who prefer to have a quieter evening and dine in their room, a delicious room service menu is also available.
In addition to introducing a great menu and an exciting ambiance at ELEVEN, the Doubletree Hotel Chattanooga has added a hip, modern, and comfortable lounge called H20. Located on the second floor of hotel, H20 features a fantastic selection of refreshing beverages as well as menu service for dining or snacking. Guests at H20 can socialize around the all-season indoor fire pit, catch their favorite sporting event on one of the many several flat screen TV's or find a quiet spot to relax and use the complimentary wireless high speed internet located throughout the hotel's public spaces.
In addition to providing exciting options for dining and socializing, the Doubletree Hotel Chattanooga presents a variety of ways for guests to unwind and have fun. A new, heated, outdoor saltwater pool is available for guests. For guests who want to keep their workout program on track while traveling, a state-of-the-art fitness facility equipped with the latest in cardio and weight training equipment by Precor® Fitness is available.
Members of the Hilton HHonors®(a) guest reward program can Double Dip® and earn both airline miles and hotel points for every qualifying stay at the Doubletree Hotel Chattanooga. Hilton HHonors is the only guest rewards program that allows members to earn Points & Miles® for the same stay and redeem hotels points for free nights with No Blackout Dates. With No Blackout Dates, as long as a standard room is available, members can confirm that room using their Hilton HHonors points.
"Our friendly and attentive hotel team welcomes business and leisure travelers to enjoy our contemporary hotel environment, delicious restaurant, relaxing lounge that all begins with the brand's legendary warm chocolate chip cookie welcome whenever they visit Chattanooga," said Bill Mish, General Manager of the Doubletree Hotel Chattanooga.
Located just 20 minutes from Lovell Field Airport, the Doubletree Hotel Chattanooga is located at 407 Chestnut Street, Chattanooga, Tennessee 37402. For more information on the Doubletree Hotel Chattanooga, visit the hotel's website at chattanooga.doubletree.com, call l-800-222-TREE in the U.S. and Canada or contact the hotel directly at 423-756-5150.
With a growing collection of contemporary, upscale accommodations in more than 190 gateway cities, metropolitan areas and vacation destinations worldwide, Doubletree hotels and resorts are distinctively designed properties that provide true comfort to today's business and leisure travelers. From the millions of delighted hotel guests who are welcomed with the brand's legendary, warm chocolate chip cookies at check-in to the advantages of the award-winning Hilton HHonors® guest reward program, each Doubletree guest receives a satisfying stay wherever their travels take them. To make reservations at any Doubletree hotel, travelers may visit our website at www.doubletree.com.
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