• Hilton welcomes Newly Renovated City Center Hotel

     
    POSTED December 4, 2017
     

Hilton Denver City Center is a new, modern, upscale retreat hotel in the heart of the city. With 613 rooms towering in a 20 story building, the $27 million multi-phased renovation features newly renovated public spaces, guest rooms, and dining venues. CEO of Visit Denver, Richard Scharf, Councilman Albus Brooks, and Tim Benolken, Hilton’s senior vice president of operations for North America were present at the ribbon cutting ceremony. 

“We are excited to strengthen our present in one of the most scenic and fastest growing cities in the country,” said David C. Marr, senior vice president and global head, full service brands, Hilton. “With its stunning mountain and city views, modernly appointed spaces and location in the heart of Denver, Hilton Denver City Center is the perfect addition to Hilton’s flagship brand.”

Hilton Denver City Center offers breathtaking views of the Rocky Mountains and city skyline. In addition, it is located near the main downtown attractions, like the Colorado Convention Center, 16th Street Mall, Pepsi Center, Sports Authority Field, and Denver Art Museum. 

“We have created a hotel with distinctive personalized service that will offer an unmatched experience in this flourishing market,” said James L. Francis, president and chief executive officer of Chesapeake Lodging Trust. “It is exciting to present Hilton Denver City Center, which represents our strong collaboration with the globally recognized Hilton brand.” 

The 581-guest room, 32 suites hotel is owned by Chesapeake Lodging Trust of Arlington, VA. Chesapeake Lodging Trust is a self-advised lodging real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on investments primarily in the upper-upscale hotels in major business and convention markets, and on a selective basis, premium select-service hotels in urban settings or unique locations in the United States. 

Hilton Denver City Center participates in Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 14 distinct brands. Members who book directly have access to benefits, like a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay. In addition, members will receive an exclusive member discount, free standard Wi-Fi and access to the Hilton Honors mobile app. Diamond members can enjoy free Premium speed Wi-Fi, space-available upgrades, complimentary breakfast, and 1,000 Bonus Points per stay. Gold members will receive the option of a complimentary, continental breakfast or 1,000 Bonus Points per stay. 

The Meetings Industry Council (MIC) hosted 1,210 attendees at the Colorado Convention Center for the 18th Annual MIC Conference & Trade Show on March 13 and 14, 2018.

The first day of the conference included a deep dive risk management workshop for meeting professionals facilitated by Brenda Rivers from Andavo Meetings.

There was also an educational session on creating authentic, memorable and impactful event experiences, moderated by Greg Bogue, vice president of experience design from Maritz Global Events.

 

Set against the backdrop of Longs Peak and Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado’s newest destination event venue The Pavilion at The Stanley Hotel announced the opening of their $10 million-dollar building. The Pavilion offers a modern retreat atmosphere for exclusive corporate and wedding clientele.

 

Westgate Park City Resort & Spa recently completed a multimillion dollar renovation project to better serve and facilitate group meetings and events.

The project included a new outdoor event deck, upgraded meeting space, coffee bar, banquet kitchen and executive boardroom.