With New Openings, Hilton Plots Growth

NATIONAL REPORT—Hilton’s family of brands are opening hotels across the U.S., with some offering historical features or new-build structures. Here’s a closer look:

Hilton Garden Inn Denver Union Station Opens

Hilton Garden Inn Denver Union Station, located at the intersection of Denver’s Union Station, LoDo and Ballpark neighborhoods, has opened its doors. Owned by Focus Property Group and operated by Davidson Hotels & Resorts, the hotel has 233 rooms and suites as well as views of the city, Coors Field and the Rocky Mountains.

One of the city’s earliest firehouses, Hose House No. 1 (Denver Landmark 164) sits on the corner of 20th and Chestnut St., and the 12-story hotel was developed with this piece of history in mind.

Hilton Dual-Branded Opens in Chicago Downtown South Loop

The dual-branded Hilton Garden Inn Chicago Downtown South Loop and Homewood Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown South Loop is now open, bringing a total of 342 rooms and suites (many featuring scenic lakeshore views) to downtown Chicago’s South Loop neighborhood along with 95 new hospitality jobs.

Developed and owned by SB Yen Management Group, the hotel has a fresh, sleek, contemporary design with floor-to-ceiling windows with many rooms offering Grant Park and lakeshore views.

Prism Hotels & Resorts Opens New-Build in AZ

Dallas-based Prism Hotels & Resorts marked the grand opening of the new Hampton Inn & Suites Tucson Tech Park in Arizona. The four-story Hampton Inn & Suites Tucson Tech Park is located at 9095 South Rita Rd. and offers contemporary spaces, studio suites with sofa beds and extra space, HDTVs in every guestroom, a 24-hour Treat Shop, fitness center and outdoor pool, and a 24-hour business center.

Now Open: Home2 Suites by Hilton – Yakima Airport

The Hotel Group (THG) has opened the Home2 Suites by Hilton – Yakima Airport, located in Washington State.

Yakima, WA-based Hogback Development built the four-story, 107-room, property to provide studio and one-bedroom suites. The hotel is geared to savvy cost-conscious travelers, staying one night or one month, and includes an in-suite kitchen, free breakfast, Spin2Cycle laundry and the Home2 Suites guarantee of comfort and satisfaction.

Homewood Suites by Hilton Greenville Downtown Opens at the West End

Homewood Suites by Hilton Greenville Downtown is now open, sporting a mid­century modern design meant to evoke feelings of both elegance and comfort.

Accommodations include 151 suites, with a combination of studio and one­ bedroom accommodations, as well as fully equipped kitchens and separate living and sleeping areas. There are also views of Paris Mountain, Fluor Field and downtown Greenville.

Newly Designed Embassy Suites by Hilton Auburn Hills Opens

Owned and operated by Schulte Hospitality Group, the hotel is perfectly situated to allow guests easy access to businesses, shopping and entertainment. Embassy Suites by Hilton prides itself on offering guests an approachable and stress-free experience at each of its spacious, all-suite hotel properties.

Fresh off a modern renovation of the Hilton Suites Auburn Hills hotel, the newly branded Embassy Suites by Hilton Auburn Hills is located one block away from the Fiat Chrysler Headquarters and Technology Center and just a short drive down I­75 from downtown