BALTIMORE – Today, Canopy by Hilton, Hilton’s lifestyle hotel brand, announces the opening of its first Baltimore location at 1215 Wills Street. Located at Wills Wharf in the heart of the Harbor Point neighborhood, Canopy by Hilton Baltimore Harbor Point has recruited local experts to cultivate an authentic Charm City experience for travelers and locals alike.
Each guestroom offers floor-to-ceiling views of the city’s skyline and waterfront, as well as convenient access to a range of unique cultural attractions around the Inner Harbor, Fells Point and Harbor East neighborhoods. Canopy will deliver Hilton CleanStay, a program that provides industry-leading health, safety and cleanliness protocols with Lysol® protection.
“We are thrilled to bring Canopy to this new and vibrant neighborhood near the Inner Harbor in Baltimore,” said Harald Han, director of brand management, Canopy by Hilton. “Every Canopy is influenced by the neighborhood around us, and we cannot wait to introduce guests and locals alike to this fantastic waterfront destination with easy access to world-class shopping, restaurants, popular tourist destinations and public transportation.”
Locally Inspired Design
Inspired by the industrial spirit and nautical history of Baltimore, Canopy will provide guests with exciting ways to experience Baltimore’s newest neighborhood with locally-inspired design, approachable service and the inclusive local spirit that can only be found in Charm City. To explore the neighborhood, Canopy Bikes are accessible to guests upon availability, and the hotel is steps away from Frederick Douglass-Isaac Myers Maritime Park, where guests can catch a scenic ride on the Baltimore Water Taxi.
The hotel will feature a signature restaurant from renowned local restaurateurs Tony Foreman and Cindy Wolf of Foreman Wolf which will also open on October 22 and will offer indoor and outdoor dining in accordance with city and state guidance. The award-winning duo dreamed up a new idea complete with the best water views in Baltimore. The cooking, curated wine list and cocktail menu is designed with both locals and hotel guests in mind to provide a culinary delight befitting of the neighborhood and historic Maryland city.
Just-Right Rooms and Amenities
The Canopy experience continues at Canopy Central, where guests will find a variety of spacious and comfortable spaces on the hotel’s ninth floor to relax and recharge. From there, guests can escape to an expansive terrace or get down to business with the hotel’s state-of-the-art tech amenities. Guests will be greeted with a contactless check-in experience available through the Hilton Honors App. Throughout the duration of their stay, guests can expect a comfortable, minimal contact visit through Hilton’s Digital Key program and smart technology.
Each guest will find an array of impressive amenities designed with the modern traveler in mind:
- A sizeable 24-hour fitness studio overlooking the harbor, adorned with a hand painted mural by local artists Jesse and Katey
- Water hydration stations on each floor
- A positively dog-friendly range of amenities curated by BARK, makers of BarkBox
Spacious guest rooms occupy the top four floors of the new, mixed-use Wills Wharf building. Set above the bustling Harbor Point neighborhood, Canopy will be a true retreat in the sky. Additional in-room amenities designed for a comfortable and functional stay include:
- Floor-to-ceiling windows
- Open closet systems
- 55” HDTV flat screens
- Generously sized work desk
- Built-in refrigerator
- Nespresso® machine
- APIVITA bath products
Each room is thoughtfully designed for intuitive comfort with exclusive bedding created just for Canopy, including the brand’s signature canopy frame, as well as a mattress outfitted with ZoneActive™ 5-Zone Foam Topper and Serta Cool Balance® Technology for both support and temperature control. And, for guests looking for more, Canopy proudly offers eight suites with larger spaces and upgraded in-room amenities.
We’ve Got You Covered
Canopy Baltimore Harbor Point is easily accessible from Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) and Baltimore’s Penn Station, serving business travelers across the region. Business travelers will find secure meeting spaces for up to 100 people. A boardroom, two dedicated meeting rooms, private restaurant space and outdoor terrace will all provide comfortable, modern settings with innovative and adaptable technology.
With nearly 4,000 sq. ft of flexible meeting and event spaces, meeting spaces are available upon request and can host up to 25 percent capacity, per city guidelines. Canopy offers groups stunning choices for both indoor and outdoor entertainment. The public spaces double as galleries with original pieces curated from celebrated local artists. As health and safety guidance is updated over the coming months, groups will be able to utilize the spaces in myriad new ways, connecting people virtually and in-person across a range of scenarios.
Canopy Baltimore Harbor Point will open with Hilton’s new CleanStay Program with Lysol Protection, to deliver an industry-defining standard of cleanliness and disinfection in Hilton properties across the world. The elevated processes and Team Member training has been developed with RB, maker of Lysol and Dettol, to help Canopy by Hilton Baltimore Harbor Point guests enjoy an even cleaner and safer stay from check-in to check-out. New standards for Hilton CleanStay that have been rolled out include a Hilton CleanStay Room Seal to indicate that a room has not been accessed since being thoroughly cleaned and disinfected, “knock and go” dropped-off room service and flexible housekeeping options.
Canopy Baltimore Harbor Point will be part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 18 distinct hotel brands. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else and free standard Wi-Fi. Members also enjoy popular digital tools available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app, where Hilton Honors members can check-in, choose their room and access their room using a Digital Key.
Canopy Baltimore Harbor Point will offer rooms starting at $189 / night. Reservations can be made online or by calling 800-445-8667. For more information, to schedule a preview tour, or for additional imagery, contact Kenia Najera at [email protected].