Owned by Highgate and Managed by InnVentures, New Home2 Suites by Hilton Tampa USF Near Busch Gardens Opens in Florida

TAMPA, FL. and MCLEAN, VA. September 12, 2017 - Home2 Suites by Hilton, part of Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) All Suites portfolio, announced today its newest property, Home2 Suites by Hilton Tampa USF Near Busch Gardens. Designed for travelers who want to maintain their normal routine, the hotel features 106 suites and a range of value, tech-focused and eco-conscious amenities. Home2 Suites by Hilton Tampa USF Near Busch Gardens complements the booming tourism industry in Tampa that welcomes approximately 21.8 million visitors annually.*

"Whether guests are here to enjoy the exciting theme parks such as Busch Gardens Tampa Bay or Adventure Island or visiting the University of South Florida, Home2 Suites by Hilton promises comfort and convenience," said John Ball, general manager. "We are eager to provide visitors a unique stay experience that will set the tone for their entire trip."

Owned by Highgate and managed by InnVentures, Inc. Home2 Suites by Hilton Tampa USF Near Busch Gardens offers all-suite accommodations with fully equipped kitchens and modular furniture, providing guests the flexibility to customize their suite to their style and preference. The hotel also features complimentary Internet, inviting communal spaces, and trademark Home2 Suites amenities such as Spin2 Cycle, a combined laundry and fitness area, Home2 MKT for grab-and-go items, and the Inspired Table, a complimentary daily breakfast that includes more than 400 potential combinations. Guests can also enjoy an outdoor saline pool, fire pit and grill area. Home2 Suites by Hilton Tampa USF Near Busch Gardens is pet-friendly.

Located at 11606 North McKinley Drive, Home2 Suites by Hilton Tampa USF Near Busch Gardens offers guests convenient access to University of South Florida, Busch Gardens Tampa Bay and Adventure Island. The hotel is also close to H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, Shriners Hospitals for Children, PepsiCo, and the Yuengling Brewing offices.

Home2 Suites by Hilton Tampa USF Near Busch Gardens participates in Hilton's 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 nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount, free standard Wi-Fi, as well as digital amenities that are available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app, where Honors members can check-in, choose their room, and access their room using a Digital Key. For more information or to make a reservation, visit Home2 Suites by Hilton Tampa USF Near Busch Gardens or call 813-750-8844.

Read more about Home2 Suites by Hilton at www.home2suites.com and news.home2suites.com.

*SOURCE: Visit Tampa Bay

About Home2 Suites by Hilton

Home2 Suites by Hilton, one of the fastest-growing brands in the history of Hilton, is a mid-tier, all-suite award-winning extended-stay hotel concept designed to offer stylish accommodations with flexible guest room configurations and inspired amenities for the cost-conscious guest. With a commitment to environmentally friendly products and hotel operations, Home2 Suites offers complimentary breakfast selections with hundreds of combinations; innovative and customizable guest room design; laundry and fitness area; complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access; multiple outdoor spaces; 24-hour business center; expansive community spaces; and a pet-friendly environment. 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 nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, free standard Wi-Fi and digital amenities like digital check-in with room selection and Digital Key (select locations), available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. Visit www.home2suites.com for additional information or www.home2franchise.com for franchising opportunities.

About Hilton

Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, with a portfolio of 14 world-class brands comprising more than 5,000 properties with more than 825,000 rooms in 103 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 HiltonTM, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by HiltonTM, 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, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube.

Contact:
John Ball

General Manager

Home2 Suites by Hilton Tampa USF Near Busch Gardens
john.ball3@hilton.com

813-750-8844

Kristen Wells
Director, Brand Public Relations
/>kristen.wells@hilton.com

703-883-5826

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