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Home2 Suites By Hilton® Opens Second Property In Texas

The Home2 Suites Dallas/Frisco is the first Home2 hotel in the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area

November 05, 2012  |  This information originated in American English.

MCLEAN, Va. - Home2 Suites by Hilton, the award-winning mid-tier, all-suite hotel brand designed for modern business travelers and extended-stay guests, today announced the opening of its thirteenth U.S. hotel in Frisco, Texas, a suburb of Dallas. The hotel joins 12 other Home2 Suites already open in Fayetteville, N.C.; Layton, Utah; Baltimore, Md.; San Antonio, Texas; West Valley City, Utah; North Charleston, S.C.; Lexington Park, Md.; Jacksonville, N.C.; Nashville, Tenn.; Biloxi, Miss.; Charlotte, N.C.; and Columbus, Ga.

"As one of the fastest-growing cities in America, Frisco is an ideal location to debut our second property in Texas," said Bill Duncan, global head, Home2 Suites by Hilton. "Fortune 500 businesses, sports venues, shopping and dining are all within minutes of the hotel. The location itself is an added amenity for our guests, along with the Home2's award-winning concept and contemporary design."

The five-story, 122-suite hotel is located at 2000 Parkwood Blvd., Frisco, Texas, and is situated near Highway 121 and the Dallas North Tollway, providing easy access to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, Downtown Dallas and major businesses including, ThyssenKrupp, Oracle, Hewlett Packard, Frito Lay, PepsiCo, and Ericsson corporate headquarters. Nearby attractions include the Dr Pepper Arena, the Dr Pepper Ballpark, FC Dallas Stadium, Stonebriar Centre Mall and the Shops at Legacy. The property is owned by Shinn-Stonebriar Hospitality and managed by Magnolia Lodging, LLC.

"The great location and the Home2 Suites concept will be win-win for our guests," said Magnolia Lodging, LLC president Matthew Newton. "Our goal is to provide a more enjoyable and convenient hotel experience, and the Home2 brand has done a great job of combining technology and comfort into a modern design. We expect great things from our new hotel."

The hotel provides the latest in extended-stay living with a combination of modern amenities and the trademark comforts standard at all Home2 Suites hotels: the Oasis lobby area, the Home2 MKT for grab-and-go items, Spin2 Cycle and the "Inspired Table" daily complimentary breakfast. The Home2 Suites Frisco also features an outdoor saline pool, an exercise trail that winds around the property, and a covered patio with gas grills for al fresco dining and relaxation. Eco-friendly touches include water-conserving dual-flush toilets, on-site recycling and green building materials, such as recycled wall vinyl.

Home2 Suites by Hilton currently operates 13 hotels and has nearly 70 properties in the development pipeline. The brand has 11 properties under active construction in Oxford, Ala.; Huntsville, Ala.; Jackson/Ridgeland, Miss.; Philadelphia, Pa.; Pittsburgh, Pa.; Rahway, N.J.; Baltimore, Md.; Augusta, Ga.; Austin, Texas; Nashville, Tenn; and Florida City, Fla. Future properties are slated for many of the nation's major markets, including Houston, Atlanta, Washington, D.C. and Denver. Home2 Suites also recently announced its first signed deal in Edmonton, Canada, and is approved for expansion into Mexico.

For more information, visit www.home2suites.com or visit the brand's Facebook page. 

About Home2 Suites by Hilton Home2 Suites by Hilton, the newest addition to the Hilton Worldwide portfolio of brands, is a mid-tier, extended-stay hotel concept designed to offer stylish accommodations, flexible guest room configurations and inspired amenities for the cost-conscious guest. As the fastest growing brand in the history of Hilton Worldwide, Memphis, Tenn-based Home2 Suites offers a complimentary breakfast selection; innovative and customizable guest room design; combination laundry and fitness area; complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access; multiple outdoor spaces; 24-hour business center; expansive community spaces; and a commitment to environmentally friendly products and hotel operations. For more information about Home2 Suites by Hilton visit http://www.home2suites.com/. For information on franchising opportunities, visit http://www.home2franchise.com/.

About Hilton Worldwide Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxury and full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and focused-service hotels. For 95 years, Hilton Worldwide has been dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences. The company's portfolio of eleven world-class global brands is comprised of more than 4,100 managed, franchised, owned and leased hotels and timeshare properties, with more than 685,000 rooms in 92 countries and territories, including Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Curio - A Collection by Hilton, 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 an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton HHonors®.