News for the Hospitality Executive
True North Hotel Group Opens the
126-room Hampton Inn & Suites
Overland Park, Kan. – May 15, 2013 – True North Hotel Group has opened its 21st hotel, a 126-room Hampton Inn & Suites in Henrietta, NY, a suburb of Greater Rochester. Owned by Rochester True North Lodging and operated by True North Hotel Group, the hotel is close to the University of Rochester, Rochester Institute of Technology, Strong Memorial Hospital, Highland Park Marketplace Mall and the Fingerlakes Region. It is five miles from the Greater Rochester International Airport and six miles from downtown Rochester.
Located on Clay Road just off the New York thruway (I-90), the new Hampton Inn & Suites has excellent access to shopping, restaurants and retail areas.
General Manager Jeanine Rhea relocated from a True North Hampton Inn & Suites in Yuma, Arizona last year to run the new property, which is already generating high demand.
The new Hampton Inn & Suites features amenities such as a free hot breakfast, modern fitness facility, 24-hour business center, 1,000 sq. ft. of versatile meeting space, indoor swimming pool and Hampton’s signature Perfect Mix Lobby. All guestrooms are equipped with the Clean and Fresh Hampton bed®, free Wi-Fi and flat screen HDTV. Suites additionally include a sleeper sofa, mini-refrigerator and microwave.
For more information about the Hampton Inn & Suites Rochester/Henrietta or to make a reservation, please visit the hotel’s website here, www.hampton.com, or www.hamptonoffers.com , or call 1-585-475-1300.
About True North Hotel Group, Inc.
True North Hotel Group, headquartered in Overland Park, Kan., and owned by True North Family Trust and Richard Merkel, is an established leader in hotel management and development. True North has 21 extended stay and select-service hotels currently open, plus six more under construction or in the pipeline, within the Marriott, Hilton, Starwood and Holiday Inn brands. True North’s core value of superior service, both in its hotels and out in its communities, has played a significant role in the company’s winning the Marriott Partnership Circle Award – the top accolade presented to Marriott International, Inc., owners and management companies – four times: in 2004, 2006, 2009 and 2012.
About Hampton Hotels
The Hampton Hotels brand, including Hampton Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites and Hampton by Hilton, is an award-winning leader in the mid-priced hotel segment, serving value-conscious and quality-driven travelers. With over 1,900 properties totaling more than 186,000 rooms in 11 countries, Hampton Hotels is part of Hilton Worldwide, a leading global hospitality company. All Hampton hotels offer comfortable surroundings and a friendly service culture, defined as "Hamptonality," delivered by over 50,000 Team Members and supported by the 100% Hampton Guarantee®, reinforcing its commitment to providing excellent service to both business and leisure travelers alike. High-quality and consistent accommodations and amenities such as free Wi-Fi, free hot breakfast and the latest technology and innovations, such as multi-unit Power Cubes and the brand’s signature Clean and Fresh Hampton Bed®, combined with numerous locations worldwide, have made Hampton a leader in its segment and one of the fastest growing hotel brands globally. Please visit www.hampton.com, http://news.hampton.com or www.hamptonoffers.com for more information and connect with Hampton Hotels online at www.faceboook.com/Hampton, http://twitter.com/Hampton or www.youtube.com/Hampton.
About Hilton Worldwide
Hilton Worldwide is a leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For 93 years, Hilton Worldwide has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. The company is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands. Its brands are comprised of more than 3,900 hotels and timeshare properties, with 650,000 rooms in 91 countries and include Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, DoubleTree by Hilton, Embassy Suites Hotels, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Hotels, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages the world-class guest reward program Hilton HHonors®. Visit www.hiltonworldwide.com for more information and connect with Hilton Worldwide at www.facebook.com/hiltonworldwide, www.twitter.com/hiltonworldwide, www.youtube.com/hiltonworldwide, www.flickr.com/hiltonworldwide and www.linkedin.com/company/hilton-worldwide.
Dee Dee Dochen
For True North Hotel Group
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