Hampton Opens 11 Hotels in August

. October 14, 2008

MEMPHIS, TN, September 13, 2006. nn.-Hampton has opened 11 properties in August 2006-- representing 1,176 new rooms. The new openings include five Hampton Inn hotels and six Hampton Inn & Suites properties. All openings are franchised, newly constructed hotels.

"With the opening of our fifth property in Nevada, we continue to see growth of the Hampton product west of the Mississippi," said Phil Cordell, senior vice-president, Hampton brand management. "Our focus on developing the Hampton brand into the western U.S. will continue to be a goal for the remainder of 2006 and into 2007."

The next step for Hampton is the final stages of implementing its new bedding package, featuring a crisp, white duvet cover, enveloping a plush comforter with 200-thread-count, white sheets and the guest's choice of down or foam jumbo size pillows. The new bedding package will be available at all Hampton hotels by year-end 2006.

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