News for the Hospitality Executive
The Former Radisson Hotel North Richardson Completes
Conversion to the Doubletree Hotel Dallas/Richardson
RICHARDSON, Texas - October 22, 2009 - Doubletree Hotels has announced the opening of the 296-room Doubletree Hotel Dallas/Richardson. Situated along the Richardson Telecom Corridor approximately 15 miles north of downtown Dallas, this newest Texas Doubletree location is just minutes from the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) and more than 500 high-tech and telecom companies.
The Doubletree Hotel Dallas/Richardson is operated by Taraz Kooh, LLC, under a franchise agreement with a subsidiary of Hilton Worldwide.
“The opening of the Doubletree Hotel Dallas/Richardson is another ideal addition to our current collection of four hotels across the Dallas/Ft. Worth Metroplex,” said Rob Palleschi, global head for Doubletree Hotels. “With operations centers and offices for such well-known companies as Nortel, Texas Instruments, Samsung, Fujitsu, AT&T and Verizon nearby, as well as easy highway access along the North Central Expressway, the Doubletree Hotel Dallas/Richardson will be a rewarding place to stay for corporate travelers and a great gathering place for the Richardson community.”
“Our proud hotel team welcomes business and leisure travelers to stay with us when visiting North Dallas’ dynamic suburbs. At our Doubletree hotel, guests can enjoy our true Texas hospitality, state-of-the-art conference facilities and contemporary accommodations – all of which begins every time with the Doubletree brand’s legendary warm chocolate chip cookie welcome,” remarked Hamid Mori, hotel general manager.
The hotel’s guest rooms, suites and executive floor accommodations have been tastefully updated for comfort and convenience with an array of preferred guestroom amenities. Along with complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access, other residential style guestroom features include the Sweet Dreams by Doubletree bedding package, complimentary wireless and wired high-speed internet access, 32” flat screen TVs, MP3 compatible stereo clock radios, and Wolfgang Puck gourmet coffee service and Neutrogena® bath and body products.
With more than 11,700 square feet of expanded event space, the Doubletree Hotel Dallas/Richardson offers the spacious, 6,900 sq. ft. Texas Star Ballroom, which can accommodate social receptions of more than 700 guests with ease. An array of additional small-to-medium-sized meeting rooms also is equipped with exceptional presentation and communications technology for corporate training sessions and business meetings. Combined with a professional conference services team and a 24-hour self-service Business Center, the Doubletree Hotel Dallas/Richardson can customize many events and meetings with superior service and value.
There is no shortage of world class dining in the North Dallas and Richardson communities, but guests can enjoy the convenience of hotel dining at the Doubletree Hotel Dallas/Richardson without giving up quality and ambiance. The Doubletree Breakfast buffet helps guests start the day right with an extensive array of hot, cold and cooked-to-order selections. The lively Connected Cactus bistro serves up the finest in Southwest regional cuisine using fresh, local ingredients for lunch and dinner daily. Friends or associates may decide to reconnect at the end of the day at The Cyber Lounge, featuring complimentary wireless HSIA, nightly Happy Hour specials and broadcast sporting events on the Lounge’s multiple TVs.
For guests who want to keep their workout program on track while traveling, a state-of-the-art fitness facility equipped with the latest in cardio and weight training equipment by Precor® Fitness is available. An outdoor swimming pool and patio are also a refreshing way to relax at the Doubletree Hotel Dallas/Richardson.
Located just 30 minutes from both DFW International and Dallas Love Field Airports, the Doubletree Hotel Dallas/Richardson is located at 1981 North Central Expressway, Richardson, Texas 75080. For more information on the Doubletree Hotel Dallas/Richardson, visit the hotel’s website at www.dallasrichardson.doubletree.com, call l-800-222-TREE in the U.S. and Canada or contact the hotel directly at 972-644-4000.
Doubletree Hotel Dallas/Richardson
|Also See:||Hotel Investor Al Mori Acquires the 294-room Radisson Hotel, Richardson, Texas / February 2008|
|Carlson Hotels Worldwide Acquires Full Ownership of 296-room Radisson Hotels Dallas North, Richardson, Texas from Olympus Real Estate Partners / March 2005|
|Clarion Hotel in Richardson, Texas Acquired by Radisson-Olympus Capital Partners; To Be Rebranded Radisson Hotel Richardson / Oct 2000|