News for the Hospitality Executive
The Tajfel Group Completes $5 million Renovation and Rebranding
of the Former
Radisson Suite Inn Palm Beach Airport to Doubletree Hotel
West Palm Beach - Airport
|WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. March 21, 2008 - Doubletree®
Hotels proudly announces the conversion of the Doubletree Hotel West Palm
Beach Airport, representing another addition to the brand’s fast-growing
portfolio. Located less than five minutes from West Palm Beach International
Airport (PBI), this 175-room Doubletree is also centrally located just
one mile from the popular, 72-acre City Place entertainment and shopping
district as well as some of South Florida’s most scenic beachfronts on
the Atlantic Ocean. To celebrate their new Doubletree name, the hotel team
welcomes visitors, businesses and residents alike to enjoy a $5 million
renovation project that has reinvigorated the hotel’s guest rooms, meeting
space, dining facilities and much more.
Formerly a Radisson hotel, the Doubletree Hotel West Palm Beach Airport
is operated by Hotels Unlimited Inc., under a franchise agreement with
Hilton Hotels Corporation.
Doubletree Hotel West Palm Beach - Airport
(formerly Radisson Suite Inn Palm Beach Airport)
1808 South Australian Avenue, West Palm Beach, Florida
“With nearly 20 locations throughout the state of Florida, Doubletree continues to make great strides in its current growth strategy by aligning the brand with new hotel additions in key locations that complement and enhance our current portfolio of upscale, full-service hotels and resorts,” said Dave Horton, senior vice president – brand management for Doubletree Hotels. “This latest opening in West Palm Beach, Fla. represents one of many fine hotels that are anticipated to join the Doubletree collection in the United States and around the world in the coming year.”
The Doubletree Hotel West Palm Beach Airport offers understated elegance and tastefully-appointed guest rooms and suites that welcome guests with complimentary wireless high-speed internet access; Wolfgang Puck® in-room gourmet coffee service and the brand’s signature Sweet Dreams® by Doubletree Sleep Experience – which includes a plentiful amount of pillows, a luxurious linen package of a down-filled duvet wrapped in triple sheeting and a specially designed plush-top mattress and box spring system that can help guests get a great night’s sleep. Guest bathrooms feature Neutrogena® bath and body products, marble vanities and a curved shower rod that allows for 20% more space in the shower.
With more than 2,400 square feet of well-appointed meeting space near corporate campuses and Fortune 500 companies, the Doubletree Hotel West Palm Beach Airport presents an ideal meeting site for business retreats, corporate events and training sessions. A 24-hour, self-service business center and complimentary shuttle service to the airport and City Place provides guests with the perfect combination of amenities during their stay.
Guests can also enjoy recreation and fitness at the beginning or end of a busy day, by simply heading to the hotel’s heated swimming pool, whirlpool or fitness facility equipped with the latest in cardio and weight training equipment by Precor® Fitness. Gecko’s Restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner daily, and Gecko’s Lounge is the perfect place to relax with colleagues and conversation with a refreshing evening beverage.
"Our entire hotel team is excited to introduce our Doubletree name with a refreshingly new hotel experience through our hotelwide renovation,” said Diane Gray, hotel general manager. “Not only will our guests now receive rewards with one of the best travel reward programs in the industry, they will be warmly welcomed with the delicious, fresh-baked chocolate chip cookie that is distinctively Doubletree.”
Located just one hour north of Miami and 30 minutes north of Fort Lauderdale, at the intersection of Interstate 95 and Okeechobee Boulevard, the Doubletree Hotel West Palm Beach Airport is located at 1808 S. Australian Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33409. For more information on the Doubletree Hotel West Palm Beach Airport, visit the hotel’s website at westpalmbeachairport.doubletree.com, call l-800-222-TREE in the U.S. and Canada or contact the hotel directly at 561-689-6888.
About Hotels Unlimited, Inc.
Currently, Hotels Unlimited owns and operates the HOLIDAY INN of Toms River, NJ, the HOLIDAY INN of South Plainfield, NJ, the HOLIDAY INN of East Windsor, NJ, the HOLIDAY INN of Tinton Falls, NJ, the HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS HOTEL & SUITES of West Long Branch, NJ, the RAMADA INN & SUITES of Toms River, NJ, the DAYS INN of East Windsor, NJ, the RADISSON HOTEL of Freehold, NJ (coming in Summer 2008), and the DOUBLETREE HOTEL of West Palm Beach, FL. More information about Hotels Unlimited can be found at their website, www.hotelsunlimitedinc.com.
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