BLUE RIDGE, Georgia – February 13, 2020 – Vision Hospitality Group, Inc., in partnership with Blue Ridge Hotel, LLC announced the groundbreaking of the Hampton Inn by Hilton Blue Ridge, Georgia, which is anticipated to deliver a lodging experience new to the Blue Ridge area in early 2021. The hotel will offer 1,200 square feet of meeting space and the city’s only rooftop bar and event space at the foothills of the iconic Blue Ridge Mountains.
The 109-room hotel is located on West Main Street in the heart of downtown Blue Ridge, tucked between a mix of local breweries, wineries, eclectic eateries and a collection of specialty retail shops that complement the Historic District. Renowned for its Appalachian landscape of more than 300 miles of trails, Blue Ridge is a year-round destination with an abundance of activities ranging from horseback riding to the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway. The property is thoughtfully positioned to provide a seamless experience for visitors and will offer a retreat for its neighboring city of Atlanta and surrounding region, all while maintaining an attractive price point.
“Hampton Inn by Hilton Blue Ridge will be a great addition to Blue Ridge. The hotel introduces the area’s first rooftop bar and will be the only hotel with walkable access to all the restaurants, galleries and shops that make Blue Ridge such a popular destination,” said Mitch Patel, President & CEO of Vision Hospitality Group. “We are excited to join this wonderful community with one of the most desirable brands in the hospitality industry.”
Drawing inspiration from its natural surroundings, Hampton Inn by Hilton Blue Ridge will feature distinct design elements of cedar, stone and masonry. The hotel will feature spacious guest rooms with complimentary WiFi, a 24-hour business center, oversized fitness center and outdoor patio. Every Hampton by Hilton guest will enjoy the brand’s signature free, hot breakfast with healthy options and On the RunTM breakfast bags.
Hampton by Hilton offers warm surroundings, a friendly service culture and a staff that ensures guest satisfaction, backed by the Hampton Guarantee. The hotel will participate in 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 WiFi. 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.