The food and beverage (F&B) leader in the upper midscale hotel brand category is amplifying its offerings to further enhance the guest experience – and bolster ROI for hotel owners.
Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton Worldwide’s (NYSE: HLT) upscale global brand of hotels, today announced the launch of its “HGI Travel Guide.” Accessible on Instagram at @HiltonGardenInn beginning today, the guide is the first ever travel handbook created using the popular app’s photo map feature. The “HGI Travel Guide” invites consumers to capture and share images of their favorite “go to” spots– anything from the best local bar to the most romantic spot for live jazz–simply using the @HiltonGardenInn handle.
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today announced that Hilton HHonors members can now receive an exclusive discount on room rates by booking directly through its brand websites, award-winning Hilton HHonors mobile app and reservation call centers, or through preferred corporate travel partners and approved travel agents. This guaranteed discount is available at more than 4,500 hotels around the world.
Let's circle back later. Is that plan fully baked? This team has great synergy! Hilton Garden Inn today launched BizWords, a new interactive iPhone/iPad app, to help business travelers decode and navigate the business speak that has become so common in the workplace. The free app will also serve as a professional social network and a practical tool for on-the-go business travelers.
Hilton Garden Inn, the worldwide brand of upscale yet affordable hotels, today announced the brand-wide rollout of PrintSpots® mobile printing from PrinterOn®. With this service, guests are able to print documents from anywhere in the world directly to the PrintSpots printer located in each of Hilton Garden Inn’s complimentary business centers. The PrintSpots service is complimentary to hotel guests and works with any smartphone device, including the Blackberry® and iPhone®.
Hilton Garden Inn® today announced the launch of its training program, Ultimate Team Play for PSP®. After an intense introductory session at the 2009 Hilton Garden Inn General Managers Conference now underway in Austin, each hotel will receive a PSP®(PlayStation®Portable) handheld entertainment system and the Ultimate Team Play game featuring guest satisfaction training for positions in housekeeping, food and beverage, engineering and maintenance, and the front desk. This program is initially being rolled out to hotels in the United States with global implementation to follow in the later part of 2009.