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Hampton Opens Seven Hotels in April 2004, 
Representing 647 New Construction Rooms


MEMPHIS, Tenn., 2004 May 5 — Hampton, the national brand of more than 1,250 mid-priced Hampton Inn® and Hampton Inn & Suites® hotels, today announced the opening of seven Hampton hotels in April 2004, representing 647 new rooms. The seven new openings, all of which are new developments and franchised properties, consist of five Hampton Inn hotels and two Hampton Inn & Suites hotels.

"With more than 1,250 hotels, giving Hampton a strong brand presence in the U.S., the brand continues to see growth in international developments this month with the opening of our sixth property in Mexico," said Phil Cordell, senior vice-president, Hampton brand management. "Additionally, the brand continued its growth in the Northeast with the opening of two hotels in New York state and New Hampshire."

Seven new Hampton Hotels opened in April 2004:

Hampton Inn Hotels
Open Date
Number of Rooms
Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico
Twin Falls, ID
Norfolk, NE
Ithaca, NY
St. Louis/Peerless Park, MO
Hampton Inn & Suites Hotels
Open Date
Number of Rooms
Lafayette, LA
Manchester/Bedford, NH
TOTAL: 7 Hotels
647 rooms

The Hampton brand continues to have steady growth in its development pipeline, and announced the groundbreaking of four new hotels in the past month. 

Hampton Hotels that broke ground in April 2004:

Hampton Inn Hotels
Number of Rooms
Heath/Newark, OH
Greenwood, MS
Hampton Inn & Suites Hotels
Number of Rooms
Ontario, CA
Smyrna, TN
TOTAL: 4 Hotels
324 rooms

The Hampton brand is part of Hilton Hotels Corporation, recognized internationally as a preeminent hospitality company. The company develops, owns, manages or franchises more than 2,100 hotels, resorts and vacation ownership properties. Its portfolio includes many of the world’s best known and most highly regarded hotel brands, including Hilton®, Conradâ , Doubletree®, Embassy Suites Hotels®, Hampton Inn®, Hampton Inn & Suites®, Hilton Garden Inn®, Hilton Grand Vacations Club® and Homewood Suites by Hilton®. 

This press release contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of federal securities law, including statements concerning business strategies and their intended results, and similar statements concerning anticipated future events and expectations that are not historical facts. 


Melissa O’Brien
Hampton Brand Communications
(901) 374-6462

Also See: Hampton Studies Guest Touchpoints; Results in New Product Standards and Technology to be Rolled Out Immediately in the 1,250-hotel Hampton System / January 2004
Hampton® Opens 14 Hotels in First Quarter of 2004 / April 2004

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