Historic Yemassee, South Carolina Welcomes Latest Hampton Inn by Hilton
New hotel opens in the heart of Lowcountry
YEMASSEE, S.C. and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) Hampton by Hilton brand, the global mid-priced hotel that serves value-conscious and quality-driven travelers around the world, today announced the opening of its newest property, Hampton Inn by Hilton Yemassee/Point South. The 80-room hotel joins the Hampton by Hilton family of Hampton by Hilton and Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton hotels. Located at 139 Frampton Drive, the new hotel is managed by Trishul Hospitality, LLC.
Hampton Inn by Hilton Yemassee/Point South is nearby popular area attractions including the Frampton Plantation House, the Old Sheldon Church Ruins and the popular Shrimp Festival. Named after the Native American Yamasee tribe, the region was also the site of the Yemassee War of 1715. A short drive away is the Auldbrass Plantation, a historic site designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.
"This historic region is a beautiful escape from Interstate 95," said Vicki Bashlor, general manager. "Our location is easily accessible from major South Carolina highways and offers guests an opportunity to explore hundreds of years of American history."
The hotel provides guests a fresh start to each day with On the House hot breakfast which includes eggs, oatmeal, waffles and seasonal offerings including eggnog muffins and peppermint mocha coffee creamer. In addition, the hotel provides Hampton's On the RunTM Breakfast Bags filled with a multi-grain bar, an apple, an artisan breakfast bread loaf and a bottle of water with a flavor packet for those guests on the go, available Monday through Friday.
Hampton Inn by Hilton Yemassee/Point South offers amenities, such as free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour business center with complimentary printing, a 900 square-foot meeting space that can accommodate up to 40 people and a fitness center. Each guestroom includes high-quality amenities, including the brand's signature Clean and fresh Hampton bed®, LCD TV, microwave, refrigerator and coffeemaker.
Designed as an extension of the guestroom with a variety of seating and lighting options for both leisure and business travelers, the new hotel features the Perfect Mix Lobby. Within the lobby guests can find TREATS, a food and beverage shop filled with snacks, toiletries, local merchandise and drinks for purchase. Hampton by Hilton hotels are infused with local photography and artwork, highlighting each property's connection and support to its own community.
Hampton by Hilton team members proudly exhibit a unique culture described as Hamptonality. This term describes each hotel's approach to friendly customer service and anticipation of guests' needs and providing travelers with helpful suggestions about area attractions, historical facts and fun things to do around town. Making guests happy makes Hampton team members happy. That's the 100% Hampton Guarantee®.
Hampton Inn by Hilton Yemassee/Point South participates in Hilton's award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton HHonors®. Hilton HHonors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to benefits including an exclusive member discount, free standard Wi-Fi, as well as digital amenities that are available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton HHonors app, where HHonors members can check-in, choose their room, and access their room using a Digital Key.
For more information or to make reservations, please visit Hampton Inn by Hilton Yemassee/Point South or call +1 843 379 5226.
General Manager, Hampton Inn by Hilton Yemassee/Point South
1 843 379 5226
Director, Brand Public Relations, Hampton by Hilton
+1 901 374 6518
About Hampton by Hilton
As the number one ranked lodging franchise for the last decade and one of the top five brands of the century, according to Entrepreneur®, Hampton by Hilton – including Hampton Inn by Hilton and Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton – serves quality-driven and value-conscious travelers at more than 2,500 properties in 29 countries and territories. The brand continues to lead its segment by providing guests with high-quality, thoughtfully designed accommodations and amenities, such as modern and spacious rooms, complimentary WiFi, free hot breakfast with healthful options, and On The Run™ breakfast bags. Hampton by Hilton Team Members are committed to delivering exceptionally friendly and authentic service all backed by the 100% Hampton Guarantee™. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. For more information about Hampton by Hilton, visit www.hampton.com or newsroom.hilton.com/hampton, and connect on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram.
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company with a portfolio of 18 world-class brands comprising more than 6,200 properties with more than 983,000 rooms, in 118 countries and territories. Dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company, Hilton welcomed more than 3 billion guests in its 100-year history, earned a top spot on the 2019 World’s Best Workplaces list, and was named the 2019 Global Industry Leader on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices. In 2020, Hilton CleanStay was introduced, bringing an industry-defining standard of cleanliness and disinfection to hotels worldwide. Through the award-winning guest loyalty program Hilton Honors, the 108 million members who book directly with Hilton can earn Points for hotel stays and experiences money can’t buy, plus enjoy instant benefits, including digital check-in with room selection, Digital Key, and Connected Room. Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube.Download Article Photos