News for the Hospitality Executive
Built in 1896, An Expansive Multi-million-dollar Renovation
Completed at the The Doubletree Hotel Dayton Downtown
DAYTON, Ohio, (June 23, 2008) – The Doubletree Hotel Dayton Downtown is celebrating the completion of an expansive multi-million-dollar renovation that has reinvigorated its guest rooms, meeting and banquet space, fitness center, restaurant, and public spaces. As a result of this remarkable transformation, Doubletree Hotels recently presented the hotel with the “Most Improved Quality Award” for 2008. The Doubletree Hotel Dayton Downtown is located in the center of downtown Dayton, and is within a few blocks of many downtown offices, the Dayton Convention Center and some of the region’s most acclaimed restaurants and entertainment in the Oregon Historic District.
The Doubletree Hotel Dayton Downtown is operated by Alliance Hospitality Group, LLC & Family Asset Hospitality Group, LLC under a franchise license agreement with a subsidiary of Hilton Hotels Corporation.
“The recent renovations at the Doubletree Hotel Dayton Downtown have made our property more exciting than ever,” said Lori Anderson, hotel general manager. “Now, this historic building in downtown Dayton has a refreshed interior, and many visitors have remarked that the hotel provides the perfect mix of past and present. All of our improvements and the recognition of the “Most Improved Quality Award” from Doubletree Hotels have re-energized our hotel team, which is more committed than even to deliver guests a refreshing and relaxing hotel stay, whether they are visiting Dayton for business or enjoying the local sites.”
When guests approach the Doubletree Hotel Dayton Downtown, they will immediately notice its eye-catching, brick façade. Built in 1896, the Doubletree is a historic landmark in downtown Dayton. Guests will be welcomed with a lobby that features bright colors, fine porcelain tile flooring and fresh new furnishings in simple, neutral shades.
The hotel’s guest room renovations provide guests with the amenities they desire in today’s upscale hotel experience, such as the Sweet Dreams? by Doubletree sleep experience with plush-top mattress, down comforter, lush linen, and jumbo pillows to ensure a great night’s sleep. All guest rooms also offer wired/wireless high-speed internet access, spacious work areas, 32-inch flat screen LCD televisions, dual line phones with voicemail, stereo alarm clocks with MP3 connectivity, and complimentary gourmet coffee service by Wolfgang Puck®.
The new, stylish guest rooms at the Doubletree Hotel Dayton Downtown also feature a contemporary look which includes: granite finishes, leatherette headboards and an attractive mix of furnishings in gold and blue hues. New window treatments, plush upholstered seating, and attractive framed artwork provide the finishing touches to the hotel’s 156 rooms and 28 suites. Guest bathrooms feature custom-stained cabinetry and millwork, curved shower rods that provide up to 20% more room in the shower, enhanced lighting, and Neutrogena? bath and body products.
The 6,000 square feet of well-appointed meeting space has been enhanced with a more modern décor, providing an ideal setting for corporate meetings. The Daytonian ballroom, which can hold up to 250 people, provides a great location for weddings. The lobby also boasts a 24-hour, self-service business center and an executive lounge, offering VIP guests complimentary breakfast and h'orderves on weekdays is also available.
The renovations in the hotel’s main restaurant, The Polo Grill, are sure to please guests whether they are enjoying breakfast, lunch or dinner. Before entering the restaurant guests will pass a stunning grand piano. Inside, the restaurant’s new décor features warm, welcoming colors. The new table seating design provides a variety of configurations, and the buffet area facilitates improved access for guests and service staff. A robust menu of delicious American Cuisine rounds out the dining experience. Those guests looking for a more intimate dining experience can also visit the stylish Cricket Lounge. The Cricket Lounge serves a full-menu and provides a relaxed atmosphere where guests can unwind after a long day. Room service is also provided by The Polo Grill.
The Doubletree Hotel Dayton Downtown is also proud to introduce new recreational facilities. The hotel offers the Doubletree brand’s signature Fitness by Precor? facility, which includes premium cardiovascular equipment with personal TV entertainment and strength-training machines. A heated indoor pool, whirlpool and sauna are also available on the seventh floor, allowing guests to take in wonderful city views as they relax or go for a swim. Valet parking is also available and guests also may enjoy complimentary shuttle service to/from the hotel and airport and anywhere within a five-mile radius.
In addition to enjoying the upgraded renovations and added amenities at the Doubletree Hotel Dayton Downtown, members of the Hilton HHonors ? guest reward program may earn Points & Miles® for every qualifying stay at the hotel. 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 qualifying 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.
The Doubletree Hotel Dayton Downtown is conveniently located 12 miles from Dayton International Airport at 11 South Ludlow, Dayton, Ohio 45402. For more information on the Doubletree Hotel Dayton Downtown, visit the hotel’s website at www.daytondowntown.doubletree.com, or contact the hotel directly at 1-937-461-4700.
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