News for the Hospitality Executive
Legacy Property Group Opens the Doubletree Hotel Atlanta
Following Completion of a Multi-Million-Dollar Renovation
of the Former Radisson
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (May 12, 2008) – Doubletree Hotels proudly announces the opening of the brand’s tenth Georgia hotel, the Doubletree Hotel Atlanta NE/Northlake, representing another addition to the brand’s fast-growing portfolio. Conveniently situated in suburban Atlanta along the Interstate 285 Beltway, this 183-room Doubletree is within walking distance of more than 40 restaurants, stores, and entertainment venues and just a few blocks from the fashionable Northlake Mall. To celebrate their new Doubletree name, the hotel welcomes visitors, businesses and residents alike to enjoy the completion of a multi-million-dollar enhancement project that has reinvigorated the hotel’s guest rooms, meeting space, dining facilities and much more.
Formerly a Radisson hotel and the independent Magnolia Manor, the Doubletree Hotel Atlanta NE/Northlake is operated by Legacy LaVista, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Legacy Property Group, under a franchise agreement with a subsidiary of Hilton Hotels Corporation.
“We are proud that the Doubletree Hotel Atlanta NE/Northlake represents the tenth Georgia hotel in our brand portfolio. This opening signifies a continued interest by hotel owners and developers to consider Doubletree as a great conversion strategy for their existing full-service hotels to join the Hilton Family of Hotels throughout the Southeast U.S. and around the world,” said Dave Horton, senior vice president – brand management for Doubletree Hotels.
The richly furnished guest rooms at the Doubletree Hotel Atlanta NE/Northlake offer a warm, contemporary feel and welcome guests with wireless high-speed internet access; MP3-compatible, stereo alarm clocks; Wolfgang Puck® in-room gourmet coffee service, 32-inch, flat-screen televisions; and the brand’s signature Sweet Dreams® by Doubletree Sleep Experience. Creative water features have been incorporated into each guestroom design to encourage and enhance relaxation for guests at their home away from home. Guest bathrooms feature marble vanities, Neutrogena® bath and body products, upgraded lighting and a curved shower rod that allows for 20% more space in the shower.
With more than 10,000 square feet of well-appointed meeting space and a professional catering staff, the Doubletree Hotel NE Atlanta/Northlake presents an ideal site for social events, business meetings and community gatherings. The hotel offers a 2,900-square-foot ballroom suitable for receptions of up to 300 guests. A 24-hour, self-service business center is also convenient for those last-minute office needs.
At the end of a busy day or week, the Doubletree Hotel Atlanta NE/Northlake presents a variety of ways to unwind and enjoy a relaxing evening or weekend. The hotel’s lobby is equipped with complimentary, hi-speed internet service and even a Wii® gaming area with some of the most popular video games for guests of all ages to enjoy. A state-of-the-art fitness facility equipped with the latest in cardio and weight training equipment by Precor® Fitness is also available. An outdoor swimming pool is surrounded by lush gardens, a waterfall and even a fire pit where guests can gather for a refreshing evening outdoors in the cooler months.
The Doubletree Hotel Atlanta NE/Northlake is proud to present an Atlanta-based favorite for new American cuisine. Marlow’s Tavern® will open its fifth Atlanta location at the Doubletree later this month with a two-story food and beverage experience that offers a combination of classic dishes and gourmet fare. Guests can enjoy their meal in front of the exciting open kitchen, at a communal bar table or in a cozy booth. Alternatively, the spacious rooftop bar and patio on the second level, offer travelers and locals the perfect setting to unwind. Room service also will be provided to hotel guests during peak hours.
Members of the Hilton HHonors guest reward program may earn Points & Miles® for every stay at the Doubletree Hotel Atlanta NE/Northlake. Hilton HHonors is the only hotel program that allows any of its members to reap Double Dip? earnings by simultaneously accumulating both airline miles and hotel points with each stay at more than 3,000 hotels worldwide*. And with No Blackout Dates, as long as a standard room is available, members can confirm that room using their Hilton HHonors points.
“Business and leisure travelers visiting the Northlake area of Atlanta will appreciate the friendly and attentive hotel team who look forward to welcoming every guest with a one of the best reward programs in the industry and the brand’s legendary warm chocolate chip cookie,” said Tony Richardson, hotel general manager. “Our primary vision is to reinvigorate today’s hotel experience and provide travelers with more of the contemporary, residential style comforts they enjoy at home.”
Just 15 miles from both downtown Atlanta and Atlanta Hartsfield International Airport, the Doubletree Hotel Atlanta NE/Northlake is located at 4156 Lavista Rd., Tucker, Georgia, 30084. For more information on the Doubletree Hotel Atlanta NE/Northlake, visit the hotel’s website at atlantanenorthlake.doubletree.com, call l-800-222-TREE in the U.S. and Canada or contact the hotel directly at 1-770-938-1026.
About Legacy Property Group
Legacy Property Group responds to unique market opportunities while enhancing the built environment. Fluency across multiple real estate uses, commitment to quality, and the ability to work with partners and local governments have enabled the company to define and develop innovative projects in senior housing, retail, residential, hospitality and mixed-use arenas. Development projects have ranged in size from $10 million to $100 million and often involve complex financial structures and/or public-private collaborations.
Legacy Property Group has been recognized for development excellence by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Urban Land Institute, Atlanta Regional Commission, Atlanta Urban Design Commission and the Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation. For more information on Legacy Property Group visit www.legacyproperty.com.
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