FRANKLIN, Tenn. – December 12, 2019 – Parks Hospitality today broke ground on a new Tru by Hilton property located in Franklin, Tennessee. The 135-room, five-story hotel will be located at 1001 Knoll Top Lane and is owned by Parks Hospitality Group. It is expected to be completed late 2020.

“We are very proud and honored to have partnered with Hilton to bring Tru by Hilton to Franklin, Tennessee,” said Trevor Walden, Vice President of Operations for Parks Hospitality Group. “Tru fills a void in the lodging industry for travelers seeking simplicity and value without compromising quality and design. We’re excited to bring this exciting new Hilton brand to life.”

Tru by Hilton properties feature the amenities and experiences that matter most to guests, including comfortable beds, smaller, more efficiently designed rooms with a mobile desk, large bathrooms with premium bath amenities, top-rate in-room entertainment, a complimentary build-your-own “Top It” breakfast bar with healthy, sweet and savory items, a 2,880-square-foot lobby with areas for guests to work, play games, eat and lounge, along with a 24/7 “Eat. & Sip.” market with gourmet snacks and drinks. The hotel experience is enabled by technology including mobile check-in, Digital Key, super-fast free WiFi, remote printing, a social media wall, lobby tablets and accessibility to outlets everywhere. Additionally, Tru by Hilton properties offer fitness centers that leverage the latest fitness trends including barre, TRX bands, free weights, cardio and flexibility gear.

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