Hilton Adds to Growing Resort Portfolio with DoubleTree by Hilton Vail

As first Hilton property in Vail, hotel welcomes guests to one of the world’s most sought-after destinations

(Photo: Business Wire)

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VAIL, Colo. & MCLEAN, Va.--()--Sports enthusiasts, outdoor adventurers and family travelers from around the world now have an extra incentive to get away. Today Hilton introduces its first hotel in Vail, Colorado DoubleTree by Hilton Vail. Following a complete renovation, the landmark property features 116 modern guest rooms in one of the most sought-after travel destinations.

DoubleTree by Hilton Vail provides convenient access to the slopes with its onsite ski rental and complimentary shuttle to Vail Village and Lionshead – which runs throughout the day. After a day of adventure, guests can unwind with the hotel’s wide variety of on-site offerings, including the massage treatment rooms and soon-to-open outdoor heated pool, hot tub and rustic outdoor fireplace. Additionally, by partnering with Proximity.Space, guests will be able to work, play and relax seamlessly in the lounge area, which is the first coworking space in Vail.

While Vail is one of the world’s most popular ski destinations, it continues to attract adventure-seekers of all kinds, year-round,” said Shawn McAteer, global head and senior vice president, DoubleTree by Hilton. “DoubleTree by Hilton Vail welcomes guests with a refreshingly affordable retreat and newly renovated hotel, where they can take in all that the alpine village has to offer while also enjoying our first-class service and amenities, all starting with our signature, warm DoubleTree Cookie.”

Additional hotel features and amenities include:

DINING

Enjoy shareable plates and handcrafted cocktails from the hotel’s soon-to-open premier restaurant, Pivot62. The restaurant menu is centralized around the wood burning oven, with meals prepared from locally sourced ingredients to create elevated dishes the entire family can gather around.

Other dining options include Westside Café, serving casual American classics for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and Casa Mexico, opened for both lunch and dinner. Guests can also soon enjoy grab-n-go delights or room service from the Colorado Made Market, perfect for a quick breakfast or take-away lunch to enjoy on the mountain.

IN-ROOM AMENITIES AND DESIGN

DoubleTree by Hilton Vail is home to 116 guest rooms and suites, which feature rustic, wood walls and custom-framed prints of ski equipment patents, further adding to the hotel’s “Mountain Modern” design. Each guest room offers the comforts of home, including complimentary Wi-Fi, HDTV and a live-edge wood desk. The bathrooms are also inviting, exhibiting spa-like designs with back-lit mirrors, round tiles and clean lines throughout. Additionally, guests staying in suites can enjoy a spacious, separate living area and kitchen.

MEETINGS & EVENTS

The property boasts more than 2,782 square feet of meeting and banquet facilities through its three event spaces. Perfect for weddings and special occasions, the Terrace Ballroom features 1,935 square feet of event space, accommodating up to 200 guests. The spacious venue overlooks the patio and pool area, which can be booked as an adjoining option for an indoor/outdoor event experience. Meetings and events for smaller groups can be housed in either the Wildwood Conference Room, which provides 528 square feet of space, or the Executive Board Room, comprising 330 square feet and plug and play business amenities for the executive on-the-go. All meeting rooms have audiovisual capabilities and access to full catering options.

With its inviting ‘Mountain Modern’ design, impressive on-site facilities and thoughtful service, all starting with our signature, warm DoubleTree Cookie, DoubleTree by Hilton Vail is poised to provide the ultimate welcome to visitors in Vail,” said Jason Polland, general manager, DoubleTree by Hilton Vail. “We are delighted to open our doors and offer travelers a convenient and modern lodging option near some of the nation’s most impressive backdrops.”

DoubleTree by Hilton Vail is also part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton's 14 distinct hotel brands. Members who book directly 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, free standard Wi-Fi and access to the Hilton Honors mobile app.

Diamond and Gold members will enjoy free Wi-Fi and space-available upgrades to the hotel's exclusive Hilton Honors rooms. Additionally, Diamond members will receive the complimentary Vail continental breakfast and 1,000 Bonus Points per stay. Gold members will have the option of a complimentary, continental breakfast or 1,000 Bonus Points per stay.

We are thrilled to welcome DoubleTree by Hilton Vail to our community as the brand will help contribute to the area’s diverse lodging offerings,” said Mayor Dave Chapin, Town of Vail. “The Hilton brand not only stands for excellence, it is also grounded in innovative thinking – and we’re looking forward to partnering with them to lead the co-working space movement in Vail, an offering which will be useful to both guests and local residents.”

DoubleTree by Hilton Vail is amongst Hilton’s growing portfolio of winter resorts, including Waldorf Astoria Park City, Hilton Whistler Resort & Spa, DoubleTree by Hilton Breckenridge and DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Park City – The Yarrow.

Owned by TNREF III Bravo Vail, LLC and managed by Widewaters Vail Hotel Management Company, LLC, DoubleTree by Hilton Vail is located at 2211 N Frontage Road, Vail, Colo., 81657, 33 miles from Eagle County Regional Airport.

For more information or to make a reservation, travelers may visit www.dtvail.doubletreebyhilton.com or call 970-476-2739.

Media may access additional information on DoubleTree by Hilton Vail at news.doubletree.com/vail. For more news on DoubleTree by Hilton openings, visit news.doubletree.com.

About DoubleTree by Hilton

DoubleTree by Hilton is a fast-growing, global portfolio of more than 520 upscale hotels with more than 123,000 rooms across six continents. DoubleTree by Hilton prides itself on paying attention to the little details that have a big impact, from welcoming guests with its signature, warm DoubleTree Cookie to serving the communities around them. DoubleTree by Hilton hotels offer contemporary accommodations and full-service facilities, including restaurants and lounges, room service, health clubs, business centers, and meeting and banquet space. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. To make reservations, travelers may visit doubletree.com. Connect with DoubleTree by Hilton on facebook.com/doubletree, twitter.com/doubletree, and instagram.com/doubletree. Learn about the latest brand news at news.doubletree.com.

About Hilton

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, with a portfolio of 14 world-class brands comprising more than 5,200 properties with more than 856,000 rooms, in 105 countries and territories. Hilton is dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company by delivering exceptional experiences – every hotel, every guest, every time. The company's portfolio includes Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton, Tru by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton Honors. 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 exactly how many Points to combine with money, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, and free standard Wi-Fi. Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook, TwitterLinkedInInstagram and YouTube.

About Vail

Under blue skies more than 300 days each year, Vail is an extraordinary mountain resort destination. The vacation experience is exceptional, from the awe-inspiring terrain and natural beauty of the surrounding Gore and Sawatch Ranges to world-class events, activities and festivals, shops and spas, and the abundant culinary experiences and luxurious accommodations that line the pedestrian-friendly streets of Vail Village and Lionshead. Vail is where outdoor pursuits meet village sophistication. Offering more than 5,200 acres of developed ski and snowboard terrain including seven legendary Back Bowls in winter, and flourishing with new summer activities with the debut of Epic Discovery in 2016, the options for year-round adventure are endless. Coupled with the vision inherent in the spirit of Vail’s founders, and a modern day commitment to excellence in all aspects of guest service and operations, Vail is a mountain resort like nothing on earth.

About Widewaters

Widewaters is a vertically integrated real estate organization with over 30 years of development, construction, management, and investment experience. Leveraging its entrepreneurial instincts, capital, and expertise, Widewaters continues to develop and acquire quality real estate across North America. Widewaters has developed or acquired millions of square feet of retail, office, residential, and hospitality. Widewaters manages all of its management companies, The Widewaters Group, Inc. and Widewaters Hotels, LLC. Construction is performed through its affiliate Widewaters Construction, Inc. Widewaters is based in Syracuse New York with additional operations in Charlotte, North Carolina and Park City, Utah areas. In-house capabilities include: acquisitions, site selection, entitlements, feasibility, legal, leasing, financing, accounting, construction, property management, hotel management, and asset management.

Contacts

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Contacts

Colleen Hart
Hilton
+1 703-883-6616
Colleen.Hart@hilton.com
news.doubletree.com
or
Hillary Locke
Locke Media Group
+1 917-309-1819
Hillary@lockemediagroup.com