"Whether for business or pleasure, the primary mission at our wide-ranging worldwide collection of more than 260 DoubleTree by Hilton hotels and resorts is to provide the special comforts and acts of kindness that make the today's traveler feel human again"
"Whether for business or pleasure, the primary mission at our wide-ranging worldwide collection of more than 260 DoubleTree by Hilton hotels and resorts is to provide the special comforts and acts of kindness that make the today's traveler feel human again," said Rob Palleschi, global head, DoubleTree by Hilton. "The opening of the DoubleTree by Hilton Raleigh-Cary continues to demonstrate the development potential and flexibility of our brand's worldwide portfolio in suburban and city center locations alike."
The smartly designed guestrooms at the Doubletree by Hilton Raleigh-Cary feature many of the brand's signature in-room amenities, including MP3-compatible stereo clock radios; 37-inch, flat screen, High-Definition LCD TVs; generous work surfaces with ergonomic chairs; Wolfgang Puck gourmet coffee service; complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access; and refreshing Crabtree & Evelyn Citron bath products.
For small-to-medium-sized meetings, conferences and social gatherings, the DoubleTree by Hilton Raleigh-Cary provides 1,600 sq. ft of flexible, naturally lit event space, capable of accommodating groups of up to 100 guests. Two separate meeting rooms feature built-in LCD projector and Bose™ Plug & Play surround sound. The hotel's Executive Boardroom features include built-in HDTV with laptop capability, large boardroom table to accommodate up to 12 people, ergonomic desk chairs and eye-level power outlets.
Delicious onsite dining options include an extensive DoubleTree Breakfast buffet, dinner and in-room dining provided by the Park Bar & Grill restaurant featuring popular American fare in a casual environment. Freshly prepared snacks, salads, sandwiches and more are available at the hotel's 24-hour Grab-n-Go shop. For guests who wish to keep up with their workout program while traveling, a state-of-the-art fitness facility equipped with the latest in weight training and cardio equipment is available 24 hours a day along with a heated, indoor swimming pool.
The DoubleTree by Hilton Raleigh-Cary is operated by Parks Hospitality Group under a franchise license agreement with a subsidiary of Hilton Worldwide.
"The DoubleTree by Hilton Raleigh-Cary offers guests contemporary style and comfort in a city named by Money Magazine as one of America's Best Places to Live in 2010," said Paul McAdon, hotel general manager. "We look forward to sharing our new name with travelers that begins with our signature, warm DoubleTree by Hilton Chocolate Chip Cookie welcome at check-in, continues with the benefits of the highly acclaimed Hilton HHonors guest loyalty program and concludes with a rewarding hotel experience that encourages customers to stay with us again in the future."
Located at 500 Caitboo Avenue in Cary, N.C., the DoubleTree by Hilton Raleigh-Cary is a fifteen-minute drive from Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) and just moments from RBC Center, Carter-Finlay Stadium, Time Warner Music Pavillion and much more. For more information or to make reservations, please visit the hotel's website at www.raleighcary.doubletree.com, or call 1-800-222-TREE in the U.S. and Canada, or contact the hotel directly at 919-239-4777.
About DoubleTree by Hilton Hotels
With a fast-growing global collection of contemporary, upscale hotels in more than 250 gateway cities, metropolitan areas and vacation destinations across five continents, every little thing we do at DoubleTree by Hilton inspires us to create a rewarding experience for our hotel guests, our team members and the communities we proudly serve. Our hospitality begins with a warm chocolate chip cookie welcome upon arrival and continues with the award-winning Hilton HHonors guest loyalty programme, an array of fine services and amenities and our longstanding CARE Culture tradition that empowers more than 60,000 team members to provide the special comforts and acts of kindness that make the traveller feel human again.
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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 93 years, Hilton Worldwide has been offering business and leisure travellers 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 3,750 hotels and timeshare properties, with 615,000 rooms in 85 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 programme Hilton HHonors. For more information about the company, visit www.HiltonWorldwide.com or connect with Hilton Worldwide at www.HiltonWorldwide.com/media.
DoubleTree by Hilton Brand Public Relations
Thomas Wingham, +1 703-883-5315
DoubleTree by Hilton Raleigh-Cary
Reggie Pettigrew, +1 919-239-4777