IOWA CITY, Iowa, December 5, 2012 - Hampton Hotels, the global brand of nearly 1,900 mid-priced Hampton Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites, and Hampton by Hilton hotels, today announced the official opening of its newest property, the 93-room Hampton Inn Iowa City/University Area located at 4 Sturgis Corner Drive.
combines quality, innovation, comfort and plenty of value-added extras,
it the brand of choice in the marketplace today," said Ginger Sickels,
general manager of the Hampton Inn Iowa City/University Area. "Quality
accommodations and amenities combined with proactive, friendly service
team members - all backed by the 100% Hampton® Guarantee - make us
highly competitive in the Iowa City area."
Hampton Inn Iowa City/University Area, which is owned by Ravi Lodging
managed by Hawkeye Hotels, Inc., potentially set a new record for
and Hilton Worldwide as the most quickly constructed hotel, built in
days. It is the second Hampton property in Iowa City, ahead of one more
hotel slated to be opened in Iowa and more than 250 Hampton properties
pipeline in the U.S.
along the Iowa River and within minutes of the University of Iowa
Campus, the Hampton Inn Iowa City/University Area offers easy access to
popular Iowa City attractions, including its historic downtown area -
Iowa's first capital building - as well as many fantastic shopping and
opportunities. The hotel is also conveniently located less than two
Kinnick Stadium, home of Iowa Hawkeyes football.
features amenities such as a free, hot breakfast, business center and
fitness center as well as an indoor pool and whirlpool. All guestrooms
equipped with the Clean and Fresh Hampton bedTM, free high-speed
internet access, lap desk and HDTV.
Hotels is distinguished by its unique culture of hospitality - called
"Hamptonality." This term describes each hotel's approach to friendly
customer service, anticipating guests' needs and providing travelers
helpful suggestions about area attractions, historical facts and fun
things do around
town. Additionally, hotels are infused with local photography and art
highlighting each property's connection and support to its own
out more information about the Hampton Inn Iowa City/University Area or
a reservation, please visit
the hotel's website
here or www.hampton.com,
or call 1-319-339-8000.
About Hampton Hotels
The Hampton brand, including Hampton Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites and
by Hilton, is an award-winning leader in the mid-priced hotel segment.
nearly 1,900 properties globally, Hampton Hotels is part of Hilton
the leading global hospitality company. All Hampton Hotels offer warm
surroundings and a friendly service culture and personality, defined as
"Hamptonality," supported by its 100% Satisfaction Guarantee.
High-quality accommodations, in-room conveniences and the latest
combined with numerous locations and consistent offerings, have made
leader in its segment and one of the fastest growing hotel brands
more information about Hampton Hotels, please visit www.hampton.com or news.hampton.com or connect with
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