Hilton Opens New Dual-Brand Property in Williamsville
WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. - Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the opening of its newest hotel, the dual-branded Tru by Hilton Williamsville Buffalo Airport and Home2 Suites by Hilton Williamsville Buffalo Airport. Located near the Buffalo Niagara International Airport, the property is a unique new lodging option in Williamsville. The hotel also represents the first Tru by Hilton to open in the state of New York.
“We’re delighted to open Tru by Hilton and Home2 Suites by Hilton Williamsville Buffalo Airport and offer travelers visiting the area an innovative and value-driven lodging experience,” said Mitch DeMeyer, general manager. “Blending these two category-leading brands and their signature, yet unique, identities under one roof further propels our commitment to providing quality lodging options to meet a wide variety of styles, travel needs and desired price points.”
The multi-brand concept provides larger and enhanced communal areas and amenities than what would be standard at a standalone property, benefiting both business and leisure travelers. The hotel has a mix of unique offerings – each catering to the needs of their respective guests – including designated lobby and dining areas. The property also has a variety of shared amenities including 24-hour fitness & laundry centers, indoor heated saline pool and outdoor fire pit and grill area. Additionally, the hotel offers 924 square feet of flexible meeting space.
The four story property, developed and owned by 48 Freeman Properties LLC and managed by Emerald Hospitality Associates Inc., is located at 48 Freeman Road and boasts 165 guest rooms, with 79 Tru by Hilton rooms and 86 Home2 Suites. Conveniently situated in Williamsville, New York, the hotel offers guests easy access to Buffalo Niagara International Airport and Interstate 90.
Tru by Hilton and Home2 Suites by Hilton Williamsville Buffalo Airport are located near Buffalo Niagara International airport just off I-90. A complimentary airport shuttle is available 24 hours and within three-mile radius, to and from local attractions (based on availability). The hotel is conveniently located within a short drive to Niagara Falls, the University of Buffalo and New York State wineries. The Buffalo Bills, Buffalo Sabers and downtown Buffalo are within 20 minutes from Williamsville. Guests can explore all the area has to offer including great dining options, shopping and more.
Home2 Suites by Hilton Williamsville Buffalo Airport offers all-suite accommodations featuring fully-equipped kitchens and modular furniture, providing guests modern suites with plenty of space to work and relax. The in-suite kitchen includes a sink, dishwasher, full-size refrigerator and freezer, microwave, cookware, plates, cups and utensils to customize their suite to their style and preference. The hotel also features complimentary Internet, inviting communal spaces, and trademark Home2 Suites amenities such Spin2 Cycle, Home2 MKT for grab-and-go items, and the Inspired Table, a complimentary breakfast that includes more than 400 potential combinations. Home2 Suites by Hilton Williamsville Buffalo Airport is pet-friendly.
Tru by Hilton Williamsville Buffalo Airport features the amenities and experiences that matter most to guests such as comfortable beds, efficiently designed rooms and bathrooms with premium bath amenities, top-rate in-room entertainment, a complimentary build-your-own "Top It" breakfast bar, a 2,880-square-foot lobby with areas for guests to work, play games, eat and lounge, and a 24/7 "Eat. & Sip" market with gourmet snacks and drinks. The tech-savvy hotel features mobile check-in, Digital Key, free Wi-Fi, remote printing, a social media wall, lobby and market tablets, and accessibility to outlets everywhere.
Tru by Hilton and Home2 Suites by Hilton Williamsville Buffalo Airport 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. To make reservations, visit Tru by Hilton Williamsville Buffalo Airport or Home2 Suites by Hilton Williamsville Buffalo Airport or call +1 716-633-8900
Matthew J. Freeman
Director of Sales, Emerald Hospitality Associates, Inc.
+1 716 633 8900
About Tru by Hilton
Tru by Hilton is a game-changing midscale hotel brand providing a simplified and spirited approach that is grounded in value for business and leisure travelers. The brand is modern and functional, offering social connectivity with reimagined public spaces, including an open lobby comprised of four areas where guests can work, play, lounge, and eat. Designed to appeal cross generationally, guests enjoy complimentary amenities including a Build Your Own ‘Top It’ breakfast, coffee, and tea; smaller, more modern, and efficiently designed guestrooms with oversized windows for natural light; a multifunctional fitness center; and fast Wi-Fi. Premium snacks, light meal options and single-serve wine and beer are available for purchase at a 24/7 retail market. Tru by Hilton is part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest loyalty program for Hilton’s 14 distinct hotel brands. 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, and digital amenities like digital check-in with room selection and Digital Key (select locations), available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. Learn more at www.trubyhilton.com or news.trubyhilton.com, and connect with Tru by Hilton via social media at Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn and Instagram.
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. Home2 Suites by Hilton has more than 200 hotels, with more than 385 in the pipeline. 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 Emerald Hospitality Associates, Inc.
Founded in 1999, Emerald Hospitality Associates, Inc. is a Westlake, Ohio-based, full-service hotel management and development company that provides a wide range of specialized hospitality industry services to hotel and restaurant investors. Emerald currently operates 24 properties in eight states (FL, MA, ME, MI, NY, OH, SC, TX), For more information, visit www.emeraldhospitality.com.