December 04, 2014 // Franchising.com // LAWRENCEBURG, Ind. and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton Worldwide and DoubleTree by Hilton today announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Lawrenceburg, a new $50 million hotel development built onto the city's multi-purpose Lawrenceburg Event Center. Located on the Ohio River in the heart of charming downtown Lawrenceburg, Indiana, the luxuriously-appointed nine-story, 168-room property showcases a chic design that complements the historic city's natural ambiance while conveying the image of the area's popular modern attractions, such as the bustling Hollywood Casino riverboat gambling complex just a short walk away. Only 15 miles from Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport and within easy access to the Perfect North Slopes ski area, DoubleTree by Hilton Lawrenceburg offers leisure, group and business guests stylish guest rooms, comforting amenities and space for any-size event at the onsite convention center. The hotel is owned and managed by Indiana Gaming Co., LLC.
"At DoubleTree by Hilton, we strive to offer guests the 'little things' that can create a rewarding travel experience," said John Greenleaf, global head, DoubleTree by Hilton. "As the brand's fourth hotel in the Tri-State area, this beautiful new property not only adds to our growing presence in the market, it also showcases our commitment to providing the wide-ranging services and amenities that we know business and leisure travelers want – starting with the warm chocolate chip cookie greeting and continuing through all touch points of their stay."
A visit to DoubleTree by Hilton Lawrenceburg begins in the sophisticated, two-story lobby, which connects to an outdoor patio on the south side with beautiful views of the city. Stylish and spacious guest rooms – which either overlook the Ohio River or the Lawrenceburg streetscape – feature a variety of contemporary amenities, including complimentary WiFi, 42-inch LCD TVs and the inviting Sweet Dreams bed experience. Guests will also enjoy a range of other complimentary services and amenities, including a 24-hour fitness center, a 24-hour business center and WiFi access throughout the hotel's public spaces and guest rooms.
The Levee Bar & Grill, adjacent to the hotel lobby, is an American-themed restaurant with a full-service bar, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner indoors or on the outdoor patio. A coffee shop on the first floor of the adjacent Lawrenceburg Event Center serves sandwiches, salads, coffee and specialty drinks. Numerous other attractions including the Final Cut Steakhouse, Hops House 99 sports bar, the lively two-story Boogie Nights nightclub and more than 2,200 slots and 71 table games await at the nearby Hollywood Casino, also owned by the Indiana Gaming Company.
Organizations or families may host business meetings, wedding receptions or social events of all sizes in the adjacent Lawrenceburg Event Center, which provides 37,500 square feet of versatile meeting space. The grand ballroom can accommodate up to 350 dining guests, or can be divided into three separate rooms. Six other rooms of varying sizes can be used for conferences, board meetings or other gatherings.
"We look forward to welcoming guests into our stunning new property and delivering the award-winning service culture for which the DoubleTree by Hilton brand is known around the world," said Aubri St. Pierre, general manager, DoubleTree by Hilton Lawrenceburg.
In addition to the warm chocolate chip cookie welcome, guests will enjoy other DoubleTree by Hilton brand exclusives, including an assortment of gourmet in-room tea and coffee choices from The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf®, the refreshing new Aroma Actives natural skin and body care line, and an industry-recognized service culture built around the idea of CARE, which stands for Create a Rewarding Experience for guests, team members and the community.
As a participant in the Hilton HHonors guest loyalty program, Hilton HHonors members will be able to earn and redeem points with their stay at DoubleTree by Hilton Lawrenceburg. To mark the opening, the hotel is participating in a Hilton HHonors Double Points promotion through March 31, 2015. During the promotion period, guests can earn double points for all bookings that include a Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday night stay. Based on availability, Gold and Diamond members will enjoy upgrades to the exclusive Hilton HHonors floor. Additionally, Diamond Hilton HHonors guests will enjoy complimentary continental breakfasts during stays and Gold Hilton HHonors guests will have the option of complimentary breakfast or bonus Hilton HHonors points.
DoubleTree by Hilton Lawrenceburg is located at 51 Walnut Street, Lawrenceburg, Indiana, 47025. For more information, or to make a reservation, travelers may visit lawrenceburg.doubletree.com.
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With a fast-growing, global collection of more than 400 upscale hotels in gateway cities, metropolitan areas and vacation destinations across six continents, 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.
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Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxury and full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and focused-service hotels. For 95 years, Hilton Worldwide has been dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences. The company's portfolio of twelve world-class global brands is comprised of more than 4,250 managed, franchised, owned and leased hotels and timeshare properties, with more than 700,000 rooms in 93 countries and territories, including Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Curio - A Collection by Hilton, Canopy by Hilton, 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 an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton HHonors®.
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