Hampton Hotels and Homewood Suites by Hilton Open Dual Brand Property in Downtown Denver
New Dual Build Hampton Inn & Suites and Homewood Suites by Hilton Opens in Former Xcel Energy Office Building in Downtown Denver
April 23, 2013 // Franchising.com // McLean, VA – Hilton Worldwide today announced the opening of its newest hotel, the dual branded Hampton Inn & Suites Denver Downtown-Convention Center and Homewood Suites by Hilton Denver Downtown-Convention Center. Located at 550 15th Street, the 12-story hotel boasts 120 Hampton rooms and 182 Homewood studio suites. The property is owned by 550 15th Owner, LLC and managed by Stonebridge Companies.
“As a commitment to our strong partnership with Hilton Worldwide, we are excited to open the first dual brand hotel in Colorado,” said Navin Dimond, President and CEO, Stonebridge Companies. “The Hampton Hotels and Homewood Suites brands provide our guests a tremendous product that delivers strong value, and we look forward to introducing the hotel to the Downtown Denver market.”
The Hampton Inn & Suites and Homewood Suites by Hilton Denver Downtown-Convention Center is the 40th Hampton and ninth Homewood Suites property in Colorado, and brings approximately 75 jobs to the Denver area. The opening also marks the 12th dual-branded property from Hilton Worldwide in North America, and the 11th featuring Homewood Suites, the leader and anchor in Hilton Worldwide’s dual brand strategy.
Situated within one block of the Colorado Convention Center, other nearby attractions include the Denver Center for Performing Arts, 16th Street Mall and Denver Art Museum. The building, formerly the Xcel Energy offices, also demonstrates Hilton Worldwide’s adaptive re-use program, which leverages creative solutions to convert spaces not originally developed for hospitality uses into new hotels fitting of its host brand’s design standards.
The hotel splits its lobby between the brands offering two separate check-in desks and lodging/dining areas – each catering to the needs of their respective guests. The dual brand concept also creates enhanced and larger communal areas – meeting rooms, pool and fitness center – than would be standard at a stand-alone property, benefitting both business and leisure travelers. The Hampton Inn & Suites and Homewood Suites by Hilton Denver Downtown-Convention Center features eight meeting rooms offering more than 6,000 square feet of flexible space, an indoor pool, a 1,600 square feet fitness center and an on-site guest laundry facility.
With over 1,900 locations worldwide, Hampton Hotels features amenities such as a free hot breakfast, free Wi-Fi, the brand’s signature Perfect Mix Lobby design and a 100% satisfaction guarantee. All guestrooms are equipped with the Clean and Fresh Hampton Bed®, free Wi-Fi, lap desk and flat screen TV. Hampton Hotels is distinguished by its unique culture of hospitality – called “Hamptonality.” This term describes each hotel’s approach to friendly customer service, anticipating guests’ needs and providing travelers with helpful suggestions about area attractions, historical facts and fun things do around town.
Homewood Suites by Hilton provides travelers amenities and services that maximize their travel budget, including complimentary internet, daily full-hot breakfast and evening dinner and drinks Monday through Thursday*. In addition, Homewood Suites’ 320+ all-suite hotels boast fully equipped kitchens, separate sleeping and living spaces, a complimentary grocery shopping service** and recreational options to stay active – all amenities that enable travelers to be at home and make life on the road more about life and less about the road.
Hampton Inn & Suites and Homewood Suites by Hilton Denver Downtown-Convention Center participates in Hilton HHonors®, the only hotel rewards program that offers Points & Miles® and No Blackout Dates at more than 3,900 hotels worldwide.
For more information about Hampton Hotels or Homewood Suites by Hilton, please visit http://news.hampton.com or http://news.homewoodsuites.com.
About Hampton Hotels
The Hampton Hotels brand, including Hampton Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites and Hampton by Hilton, is an award-winning leader in the mid-priced hotel segment, serving value-conscious and quality-minded travelers. With over 1,900 properties totaling more than 185,000 rooms in 11 countries, Hampton Hotels is part of Hilton Worldwide, a leading global hospitality company. All Hampton hotels offer comfortable surroundings and a friendly service culture, defined as "Hamptonality," delivered by over 50,000 Team Members and supported by the 100% Hampton Guarantee®, reinforcing its commitment to providing excellent service to both business and leisure travelers alike. High-quality and consistent accommodations and amenities such as free Wi-Fi, free hot breakfast, and the latest technology and innovations, such as multi-unit Power Cubes and the brand’s signature Clean and Fresh Hampton Bed®, combined with numerous locations worldwide, have made Hampton a leader in its segment and one of the fastest growing hotel brands globally. Please visit www.hampton.com, http://news.hampton.com or www.hamptonoffers.com for more information and connect with Hampton Hotels online at www.faceboook.com/Hampton, http://twitter.com/Hampton or www.youtube.com/Hampton.
About Homewood Suites by Hilton™
Homewood Suites by Hilton is an upscale, all-suite, residential-style hotel with more than 300 hotels open in the United States, Mexico and Canada. Voted “Top Extended-Stay” hotel by J.D. Power and Associates, Homewood Suites by Hilton is the first choice for guests seeking comfortable, home-like accommodations when traveling for an extended stay. Beyond its spacious suites, which feature separate living and sleeping areas, and fully equipped kitchens with full sized refrigerators, additional value-driven amenities include: complimentary Internet, a daily full-hot breakfast, and healthy, delicious evening meals with drinks every Monday-Thursday. The brand is focused on guest satisfaction and stands behind each stay with its 100% Suite Assurance® guarantee. For more information, please visit www.homewoodsuites.com.
*Service of alcohol subject to state and local laws. Must be of legal drinking age.
** Guest pays for groceries. Other restrictions apply.
About Hilton Worldwide
Hilton Worldwide is a leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For 93 years, Hilton Worldwide has offered 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 3,900 hotels and timeshare properties, with 640,000 rooms in 91 countries and include Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, DoubleTree by Hilton, 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®. Visit www.hiltonworldwide.com for more information and connect with Hilton Worldwide at www.facebook.com/hiltonworldwide, www.twitter.com/hiltonworldwide, www.youtube.com/hiltonworldwide, www.flickr.com/hiltonworldwide and www.linkedin.com/company/hilton-worldwide.
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