Tru by Hilton and Home2 Suites by Hilton Nashville Downtown Convention Center Celebrates Topping Off
Kana Hotel Group to Bring 232 New Rooms to Nashville
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Tru by Hilton, a game-changing new midscale brand from Hilton (NYSE:HLT) and Home2 Suites by Hilton, part of Hilton’s All Suites portfolio, announce today the “topping off” of the new, dual-brand hotel in Nashville, Tennessee, signifying that the final beam has been placed and that the structural framework is complete.
Tru by Hilton and Home2 Suites by Hilton Nashville Downtown Convention Center will open at 500 5th Avenue S, within walking distance to the Nashville Music City Center, and Bridgestone Arena. The 10-story, 232-room and suite hotel, developed and owned by Kana Hotel Group, is projected to open by the second quarter of 2019.
To commemorate the occasion, the Nashville partners will host a lunch for all of the construction team as a thank you for their hard work.
“We’re delighted to bring this fresh, new approach to lodging to the greater Nashville area,” said Alpesh Patel, Owner Kana Hotel Group. “This topping off ceremony marks a milestone in construction at Tru by Hilton and Home2 Suites by Hilton Nashville Downtown Convention Center, and it will provide a new and exciting option for both business and leisure travelers.”
When completed, Tru by Hilton Nashville Downtown Convention Center will feature the amenities and experiences that matter most to guests, including comfortable beds, smaller, more efficiently designed rooms, large bathrooms with premium bath amenities, top-rate in-room entertainment, a complimentary build-your-own "Top It" breakfast bar with hot items, a 2,880-square-foot lobby with areas for guests to work, play games, eat and lounge, and a 24/7 "Eat. & Sip." market with gourmet snacks and drinks, including single-serve wine and beer. The tech-savvy hotel will feature mobile check-in, Digital Key, free Wi-Fi, remote printing, a social media wall, lobby tablets and accessibility to outlets everywhere.
Home2 Suites by Hilton Nashville Downtown Convention Center will offer 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 will also feature complimentary Internet, inviting communal spaces, and trademark Home2 Suites amenities such Spin2 Cycle, a combined laundry and fitness area, Home2 MKT for grab-and-go items, and the Inspired Table, a complimentary breakfast that includes more than 400 potential combinations. Most Home2 Suites properties are pet-friendly.
Tru by Hilton and Home2 Suites by Hilton Nashville Downtown Convention Center will 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.
About Kana Hotel Group
Kana Hotel Group is located in Knoxville, TN, with Southern Regional offices in Tampa, FL. Kana is an award winning ownership, development and third party management company with over 5,800 hotel rooms under management, and an additional 1,200 rooms in development. The portfolio is well diversified across major brands. Kana Hotel Group has extensive relationships with institutional owners and lenders as well as individual ownership groups. More information can be found at www.kanahotelgroup.com.
About Tru by Hilton
Tru by Hilton is a game-changing midscale hotel brand providing a simplified and spirited approach that is grounded in value for business and leisure travelers. The brand is modern and functional, offering social connectivity with reimagined public spaces, including an open lobby comprised of four areas where guests can work, play, lounge, and eat. Designed to appeal cross-generationally, guests enjoy complimentary amenities, including a free Build Your Own ‘Top It’ breakfast with hot items, coffee, and tea; smaller, more modern, and efficiently designed guestrooms with a rolling desk and oversized windows for natural light; a multifunctional fitness center; and fast Wi-Fi. Premium snacks, light meal options and single-serve wine and beer are available for purchase at the 24/7 Eat. & Sip. market. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. Learn more at www.trubyhilton.com or newsroom.hilton.com/trubyhilton, and connect with Tru by Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn 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 designs; laundry and fitness areas; complimentary Wi-Fi internet access; multiple outdoor spaces; 24-hour business centers; expansive community spaces; and pet-friendly environments. Home2 Suites by Hilton has more than 235 hotels, and more than 415 in the pipeline. 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 mobile app. Visit www.home2suites.com or newsroom.hilton.com/home2suites for additional information or www.home2franchise.com for franchising opportunities.