Hilton Opens New Dual-Brand Property in Tempe
Located near Arizona State University, Hilton Garden Inn and Home2 Suites by Hilton Welcome Guests Visiting the State’s Largest Region
November 09, 2017 // Franchising.com // TEMPE, Ariz. and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the opening of its newest hotel, the dual-branded Hilton Garden Inn Phoenix-Tempe ASU Research Park and Home2 Suites by Hilton Phoenix-Tempe ASU Research Park, bringing a total of 228 new rooms to the Arizona State University area. Located near the state’s largest and most populous city, Hilton Garden Inn and Home2 Suites by Hilton Phoenix-Tempe ASU Research Park caters to the rising number of overnight visitors traveling to central Arizona annually*.
“Whether you’re here to enjoy the Mill Avenue District, try your luck at Casino Arizona or visiting one of the leading edge companies in Price Road Tech Corridor, our dual-brand property will not only meet the demands of this growing tourism economy but also provide an array of accommodations for all types of visitors with different needs,” said Josh Pepper, general manager of Hilton Garden Inn. “We are eager to provide travelers to the Tempe area a unique stay with our convenient location and value-added amenities.”
Developed and owned by RB-WW Tempe LLC and managed by Widewaters Tempe Hotel Management Company, LLC, Hilton Garden Inn and Home2 Suites by Hilton Phoenix-Tempe ASU Research Park are both located at 7200 S. Price Road off Loop 101 and offer guests convenient access to restaurants, baseball spring training facilities, golf courses and entertainment attractions. The dual-build hotel is located across the street from the 320-acre ASU Research Park, which hosts headquarters for leading companies, including GoDaddy.com and Shutterfly. Chandler Fashion Center, Mill Avenue District, Sea Life Arizona Aquarium, LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Arizona and the Phoenix Zoo are also nearby. Guests can enjoy additional perks, such as a complimentary shuttle service within a five-mile radius of the property and over 5,000 square feet of flexible meeting space.
The dual-brand concept creates enhanced and larger communal areas benefiting all travelers. The hotel has two distinct lobbies and will share access to an outdoor pool, fire pit and barbeque grill area, as well as a state-of-the-art fitness center. Guests will have access to TRES Tempe, a high volume trendy dining concept offering a fresh and vibrant casual dining experience housed in a separate building on property. TRES Tempe will offer a modern interpretation of the Mediterranean and the Southwest, blending flavors and traditions found in the cuisines of those regions.
Hilton Garden Inn Phoenix-Tempe ASU Research Park offers amenities including complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, a 24-hour business center (in most locations), a state-of-the-art fitness center, and inviting food and beverage options including full cooked-to-order breakfast, cocktails** and dinner. Each guestroom boasts the brand’s signature bedding featuring fresh, white duvets and crisp linens and an in-room "hospitality center" with a mini fridge, microwave oven as well as a Keurig coffee maker.
“Our dual-brand property will delight guests with top features and amenities of a Home2 Suites and a Hilton Garden Inn,” said Todd Smith, general manager of Home2 Suites. “We aim to provide flexibility and convenience at an affordable rate, while allowing guests to enjoy ample space and comfort. As a new extended-stay lodging option in the area, Home2 Suites provides unique amenities that all travelers can enjoy.”
Home2 Suites by Hilton Phoenix-Tempe ASU Research Park offers all-suite accommodations with fully equipped kitchens and modular furniture, providing guests the flexibility to customize their suite to their style and preference. The hotel also features trademark Home2 Suites amenities such as Spin2 Cycle, a combined laundry and fitness area, The Shop for grab-and-go items, and the Inspired Table, a complimentary daily breakfast that includes more than 400 potential combinations. Home2 Suites by Hilton Phoenix-Tempe ASU Research Park is pet-friendly.
Hilton Garden Inn Phoenix-Tempe ASU Research Park and Home2 Suites by Hilton Phoenix-Tempe ASU Research Park participate in Hilton’s award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton Honors. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount, free standard Wi-Fi, as well as digital amenities that are available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app, where Honors members can check-in, choose their room, and access their room using a Digital Key.
For more information or to make a reservation with Hilton Garden Inn, visit Hilton Garden Inn Phoenix-Tempe ASU Research Park or call 480-897-5100. For Home2 Suites by Hilton reservations, visit Home2 Suites by Hilton Phoenix-Tempe ASU Research Park or call 480-897-5200.
*Source: Arizona Office of Tourism
**Service of alcohol subject to state and local laws. Must be of legal drink age.
About Hilton Garden Inn
The award-winning Hilton Garden Inn hotel brand provides business and leisure guests with upscale yet affordable accommodations and modern amenities they prefer for a successful and comfortable stay. The satisfaction promise affirms that Hilton Garden Inn will do whatever it takes to ensure every guest is satisfied, or they don’t pay. You can count on us. Guaranteed™. As a recognized F&B leader, Hilton Garden Inn caters to guests’ dining needs by serving cooked-to-order breakfast daily and offering full service restaurants and bars. Team Members operating at more than 740 hotels around the world are committed to guaranteeing today’s busy travelers have a bright and satisfying hospitality experience from the first hello when they arrive. Hilton Garden Inn is part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 14 distinct hotel brands. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, free standard Wi-Fi and digital amenities like digital check-in with room selection and Digital Key (select locations), available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. For more information about Hilton Garden Inn, visit www.hgi.com or news.hgi.com or connect on social media at Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram.
About Home2 Suites by Hilton
Home2 Suites by Hilton, one of the fastest-growing brands in the history of Hilton, is a mid-tier, all-suite award-winning extended-stay hotel concept designed to offer stylish accommodations with flexible guest room configurations and inspired amenities for the cost-conscious guest. With a commitment to environmentally friendly products and hotel operations, Home2 Suites offers complimentary breakfast selections with hundreds of combinations; innovative and customizable guest room design; laundry and fitness area; complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access; multiple outdoor spaces; 24-hour business center; expansive community spaces; and a pet-friendly environment. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, free standard Wi-Fi and digital amenities like digital check-in with room selection and Digital Key (select locations), available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. Visit www.home2suites.com for additional information or www.home2franchise.com for franchising opportunities.
Widewaters is a vertically integrated real estate organization with over 30 years of development, construction, management, and investment experience. Leveraging its entrepreneurial instincts, capital, and expertise, Widewaters continues to develop and acquire quality real estate across North America. Widewaters has developed or acquired millions of square feet of retail, office, residential, and hospitality. Widewaters manages all of its management companies, The Widewaters Group, Inc. and Widewaters Hotels, LLC. Construction is performed through its affiliate Widewaters Construction, Inc. Widewaters is based in Syracuse New York with additional operations in Charlotte, North Carolina and Park City, Utah areas. In-house capabilities include: acquisitions, site selection, entitlements, feasibility, legal, leasing, financing, accounting, construction, property management, hotel management, and asset management.
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, with a portfolio of 14 world-class brands comprising more than 5,000 properties with more than 825,000 rooms in 103 countries and territories. Hilton is dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company by delivering exceptional experiences – every hotel, every guest, every time. The company's portfolio includes Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio Collection by HiltonTM, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by HiltonTM, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton, Tru by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton Honors. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose exactly how many Points to combine with money, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else and free standard Wi-Fi. Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.
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