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 Innisfree Hotels and Hampton Hotels Open 160-room Hampton Inn & Suite Orange Beach
Gulf Front in Orange Beach, Alabama Owned by Balmaqien Hospitality

Gulf Breeze, Fla. (April 13, 2011) — Innisfree Hotels and Hampton Hotels, the global brand of mid-priced Hampton Inn and Hampton Inn & Suites hotels, today announced the official opening of a new property, the 160-room Hampton Inn & Suite Orange Beach Gulf Front, located at 25518 Perdido Beach Blvd. The hotel is owned by Balmaqien Hospitality, LLC and operated by Innisfree Hotels, Inc

Hampton Inn & Suite Orange Beach Gulf Front hotel is located just minutes from The Wharf Amphitheater, Tanger Outlet Center, Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge, Fort Morgan and the National Naval Aviation Museum. Hotel amenities include complimentary daily hot breakfast, gulf-front fitness center, 24-hour “Suite Shop” offering sundries and snacks, 24-hour business center, indoor/outdoor heated pool and indoor whirlpool, and complimentary wi-fi Internet access throughout hotel. Guest rooms are equipped with either one king bed or two queen beds, coffee maker, iron and ironing board and hair dryer. Most rooms include a private balcony.

"We’ve been looking forward to this day and we’re very excited about opening a brand new hotel in Orange Beach. Quality, service, and comfort are hallmarks of Hampton Inn & Suites, and the new property that our owner Julian MacQueen and our contractor Robins & Morton have put together will enable us to deliver a guest experience that is second to none on Alabama’s Gulf coast,” said Gabe DiCianni, general manager for new property. “This is a beautiful hotel sitting directly on the white sandy beaches of the Gulf of Mexico, and we’re adding 3750 square feet of meeting space to the area to cater to the small to mid-size corporate/association group.”  DiCianni said that with the help of the Alabama Gulf Coast Convention and Visitors Bureau, Innisfree has already secured a substantial amount of group business for 2011 and beyond.

Hampton hotels pride themselves on being guests’ "Friend in Town.” Hotel Web sites emphasize local flavor, providing unique content on such topics of interest as area attractions, historical facts and fun things to see and do around town. Additionally, hotels are infused with local photography and art work, highlighting each property’s area connections. For more information, contact Gabe DiCianni, general manager, at 251-923-4400.

About Innisfree Hotels
Innisfree Hotels is a professional hotel management and development company currently expanding its portfolio of hotels and commercial properties. The company also provides professional management of full service hotels, limited service hotels, resorts and boutique hotels. Innisfree Hotels operates properties throughout the southeast United States. For more information, visit

About Hampton Hotels
The Hampton brand, including Hampton Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites, Hampton Inn by Hilton, Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton and Hampton by Hilton, is an award-winning leader in the mid-priced hotel segment. With more than 1,800 properties globally, Hampton Hotels is part of Hilton Worldwide, the leading global hospitality company. All Hampton Hotels offer warm surroundings and a friendly service culture that share a common “personality” supported by the 100% Satisfaction Guarantee. High-quality accommodations, in-room conveniences and the latest technology, combined with numerous locations and consistent offerings, have made Hampton a leader in its segment and one of the fastest growing hotel brands. For more information about Hampton Hotels, please visit, or follow us on Twitter at

About Hilton Worldwide

Hilton Worldwide is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For 92 years, Hilton Worldwide has been offering 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 3,700 hotels and 610,000 rooms in 82 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®. For more information about the company, visit

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