12.15.15DoubleTree by Hilton Debuts Resort Property in Palm Springs Following Multi-Million Dollar Renovation
DoubleTree by Hilton, one of Hilton Worldwide’s (NYSE: HLT) twelve market-leading brands, today announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Golf Resort Palm Springs, a contemporary 289-room full service hotel located a short distance from Downtown Palm Springs and just three miles from Palm Springs International Airport. Previously the Desert Princess Palm Springs Golf Resort, the property has recently completed a multi-million dollar renovation including a total redesign of the lobby, guestrooms, meeting rooms and restaurants, as well as the addition of a new bar. DoubleTree by Hilton Golf Resort Palm Springs is managed by Evolution Hospitality.
12.12.15Alon Ben-Gurion Appointed General Manager of DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Boston North Shore
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Boston North Shore has announced the appointment of Alon Ben-Gurion as general manager. Drawing on more than three decades of hotel experience, including success at addresses in New York, Washington, D.C. and Chicago, Ben-Gurion is responsible for all operations of the 363-room Salem, Mass. hotel.
12.08.15DoubleTree by Hilton Debuts New Hotel in Reading, Pennsylvania
DoubleTree by Hilton today opened DoubleTree by Hilton Reading, a newly built 209-room hotel, conveniently located in Reading’s bustling downtown business district. Surrounded by breathtaking Appalachian Mountain views, the boutique-style hotel is owned by Reading Hospitality, LLC and is managed by PM Hospitality Strategies.
11.25.15DoubleTree by Hilton West Edmonton Named Best Hotel in Western Canada
The DoubleTree by Hilton West Edmonton has been voted by readers of Meetings + Incentive Travel magazine as the Best Hotel in Western Canada. The hotel was nominated for the award by past guests who had hosted meetings and conferences at the hotel over the past year. The DoubleTree by Hilton™ West Edmonton beat out 29 premier hotels across Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and B.C.
11.17.15DoubleTree by Hilton Schenectady Opens Following Multi-Million Dollar Makeover
DoubleTree by Hilton today opened DoubleTree by Hilton Schenectady, located in the center of downtown Schenectady, just blocks away from Union College and 10 miles from Albany International Airport. The 120-room hotel opens following a multi-million dollar makeover that includes updates to every inch of the hotel, including the addition of a new commercial building featuring a lobby, restaurant, lounge, meeting space, pool and exercise facility. DoubleTree by Hilton Schenectady is owned and managed by Schahet Hotels.
11.02.15DoubleTree by Hilton Debuts in London, Ontario, Opening the Largest Convention Hotel in the City
DoubleTree by Hilton today opened DoubleTree by Hilton London Ontario, the city’s largest convention hotel, conveniently located in the heart of downtown London, Ontario and connected to the London Convention Centre. This 323-room property opens following a $10 million property-wide renovation of the Hilton London Ontario, including renovated guest rooms and new, vibrant décor throughout. DoubleTree by Hilton London Ontario is owned and managed by Holloway Lodging Corporation.
10.21.15DoubleTree by Hilton Welcomes its Newest Hotel in Laurel, Maryland, Featuring a Modern New Look and Expansive Meeting Space
DoubleTree by Hilton today debuted DoubleTree by Hilton Laurel, a modern 208-room property, conveniently situated between Washington and Baltimore. The hotel opens following a $5 million comprehensive transformation of the Holiday Inn Laurel West, which includes a total redesign of the lobby, fully-updated guest rooms and meeting spaces, new furnishings throughout the property, and a completely renovated atrium entrance. DoubleTree by Hilton Laurel is owned by Sotherly Hotels and managed by Chesapeake Hospitality.
10.08.15DoubleTree by Hilton Celebrates “National Cookie Month” throughout October with Sweet Rides for Amtrak Travelers
In celebration of National Cookie Month in October, DoubleTree by Hilton is partnering with Amtrak, the nation’s leading rail operator, to deliver “sweet rides” throughout the month as part of the hotel brand’s ongoing global Cookie Care campaign. Partnering with the Amtrak Guest Rewards team, DoubleTree by Hilton will delight passengers on select routes across the U.S., sharing thousands of its signature chocolate chip cookies that welcome guests at DoubleTree by Hilton hotels around the world.
10.02.15DoubleTree by Hilton Debuts in North Carolina’s “Twin City” with Opening of Newest Hotel in the Winston-Salem University Area Following Multi-Million Dollar Transformation
DoubleTree by Hilton today opened DoubleTree by Hilton Winston Salem – University, located just two miles from Wake Forest University with convenient access to the area’s major highways, businesses and leisure destinations. Formerly the independently-owned University Hotel & Conference Center, DoubleTree by Hilton Winston Salem – University opens following a $6 million property-wide renovation that included upgrades to the lobby, redesigned guest rooms and newly-updated meeting facilities, outdoor pool, fitness center, 24-hour guest pantry and business center, and a new lobby restaurant and bar for guests to enjoy. The hotel is owned by Salem Hotel Group LLC and managed by Paragon Hotel Company.
09.30.15Hilton Worldwide’s DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Evansville Starts Construction
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today announced that construction has started on a new DoubleTree by Hilton hotel in downtown Evansville, Indiana. DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel and Convention Center will be the only full service convention hotel available in the downtown area, which is undergoing a major revitalization.
09.21.15Hilton Worldwide Appoints Andy Paschke as Area Director of Sales and Marketing
Andy Paschke has been promoted to area director of sales and marketing for the Hilton Worldwide San Diego Sales Complex, which includes Hilton San Diego Bayfront, Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines and DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel San Diego – Mission Valley.
09.17.15DoubleTree by Hilton Enters Colombia with Two New Hotel Signings in Bogotá
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) announced today the signing of two franchise license agreements to convert two Hoteles Cosmos hotels in Bogotá into DoubleTree by Hilton properties, marking the entry of the brand into Colombia. DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá Parque 93 and DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá Calle 100 are expected to open in December 2015 and February 2016, respectively. Both hotels will be operated by Cosmos Hotels, one of Colombia’s most-recognized hotel brands for over thirty years.