Bethesda, Maryland (PRWEB) March 10, 2015 - Englewood LLC announced today the commencement of construction of a 195-room Homewood Suites by Hilton, Hilton Worldwide's international brand of upscale, all-suite, extended-stay hotels, to be developed in the Capitol Riverfront neighborhood of Washington, DC. Homewood Suites Washington DC - US Capitol / Ballpark Area will be located at 50 M Street, SE, directly across from the Navy Yard Metro station, one block from Nationals Park and proximate to Capitol Hill, The Yards Park, and the National Mall.
Opening is planned for late summer of 2016. The hotel will be managed by Interstate Hotels and Resorts.The hotel architect is Cooper Carry, and the general contractor is Turner Construction Company.
"We look forward to establishing Homewood Suites Washington DC - US Capitol / Ballpark Area as an important contributor to the diverse, mixed-use environment that is rapidly developing in the Capitol Riverfront neighorhood," said Ken Finkelstein, President of Englewood LLC.
Upon completion, Homewood Suites Washington DC - US Capitol / Ballpark Area will contain 195 attractively designed guestroom suites with a contemporary décor package. Ideal for both business and leisure travelers, Homewood Suites by Hilton offers roomy studio, one-and two-bedroom suites, with additional guest amenities including daily complimentary full hot breakfast in the hotel's hospitality center - the "Lodge" - an evening reception with drinks Monday - Thursday*, and a 24-hour Suite Shop/Pantry. The hotel will also offer complimentary internet, a fully equipped 24-hour fitness center, an indoor pool, rooftop terrace, business center and grocery shopping service.**
The planned building will also contain approximately 4,500 square feet of well-located and highly visible retail space on M Street, directly across from the Metro entrance.
Homewood Suites by Hilton, Hilton Worldwide’s upscale, all-suite, extended-stay hotel brand with more than 350 locations in the United States, Mexico and Canada, is an award-winning leader that has been named “Top Upscale Extended-Stay” hotel by J.D. Power the last five years. The first choice for guests seeking comfortable accommodations when traveling for an extended or quick overnight stay, Homewood Suites offers inviting, generous suites, featuring separate living and sleeping areas, and fully-equipped kitchens with full-size refrigerators. Additional value-driven essentials include: complimentary Internet, a daily full-hot breakfast and Welcome Home evening social every Monday-Thursday. With Hilton’s award-winning digital check-in with room selection tool, Hilton HHonors members can log into their accounts and choose their exact room from a digital floor plan, as well as customize their room prior to arrival with amenity requests. The service is available for 650,000+ rooms at more than 4,100 properties across 11 brands worldwide. Homewood Suites is focused on guest satisfaction and stands behind each stay with its 100% Suite Assurance® guarantee. For more information on the extended-stay advantage, visit http://www.homewoodsuites.com or news.homewoodsuites.com
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 4,300 managed, franchised, owned and leased hotels and timeshare properties, with more than 715,000 rooms in 94 countries and territories, including Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio - A Collection 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®. Visit news.hiltonworldwide.com for more information and connect with Hilton Worldwide at facebook.com/hiltonworldwide, twitter.com/hiltonworldwide, youtube.com/hiltonworldwide, flickr.com/hiltonworldwide, and linkedin.com/company/hilton-worldwide.
Englewood LLC is a privately-held real estate investment, development and consulting company headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland.
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