December 15, 2010 // Franchising.com // McLEAN, Va. – Embassy Suites Hotels is announcing today its top 10 seasonal travel tips, which were gathered from the hotel's 50,000-member Facebook community. The tips ranged from the savvy to the quirky, including:
Over the past four weeks, Embassy Suites Hotels spread holiday cheer by offering its Facebook community the chance to receive a care package in exchange for submitting their best travel tips via the "Travel Tips" tab on the official Embassy Suites Hotels Facebook page. The result was an outpouring of advice, with tips addressing topical items like airport security, savvy packing and keeping the kids occupied.
"We love seeing our online community get vocal about their travel habits," said John Lee, vice president - Brand Marketing for Embassy Suites Hotels, Hilton Worldwide. "Embassy Suites is committed to ensuring easy, comfortable holiday travel with amenities like two-room suites and complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast, but we're always paying attention to other creative ways for our guests to stay smart on the road."
The rest of the top ten tips, also available in the Top 10 Tips Showcase on the official Embassy Suites Facebook page at www.facebook.com/EmbassySuitesHotels are (in random order):
Each week between November 15-December 12, the first 250 fans to submit their top travel tips received a care package by Embassy Suites Hotels filled with handy travel items, including a personal concierge card, a handy amenity case to keep personal items organized, travel-sized Bloom bath products, and a fold-up/expandable duffle bag to stuff full of presents on flights home for the holidays.
Founded in 1984, Embassy Suites Hotels defines the upscale, all-suites segment and today has 208 hotels, with an additional 34 in the pipeline. With spacious two-room suites, engaging team members and an inviting atrium environment, guests are welcome to put their feet up and feel right at home. Embassy Suites' complimentary, cooked-to-order breakfast helps guests gear up for their day, while the nightly Manager's Reception with complimentary appetizers and beverages offers guests a great way to wind down. To learn more, visit www.embassysuites.com.
Hilton Worldwide is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For 91 years, Hilton Worldwide has been offering business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. The company is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands. Its brands are comprised of more than 3,600 hotels and 600,000 rooms in 82 countries and include Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Doubletree, Embassy Suites Hotels, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Hotels, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages the world-class guest reward program Hilton HHonors®. For more information about the company, visit www.hiltonworldwide.com.