MERRILLVILLE, Ind., July 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- White Lodging is pleased to announce it has officially taken over the management of the Hilton Garden Inn and Hampton Inn hotels in West Palm Beach, Fl. The acquisition expands White Lodging's managed portfolio to 168 hotels, including 10 in Florida.
"We are honored with the continued partnership and loyalty RLJ Lodging Trust has placed with White Lodging. These two additional hotels are now part of the 105 we manage for them," said Dave Sibley, President and CEO of White Lodging's Management Division.
The hotels will be brought into the White Lodging portfolio under the leadership of Senior Regional Vice President Michelle Fastens and General Manager Amrit Hoffer. Hoffer will move to West Palm Beach from her current position as the general manager of the Hilton Garden Inn Islip.
"We are looking forward to expanding the White Lodging portfolio in Florida and Amrit is the right leader to establish White Lodging's culture at these hotels," Steffens said.
The Hilton Garden Inn West Palm Beach Airport provides complimentary Wi-Fi, complimentary hotel airport shuttle service and 24-hour business center. Guests may dine at the Great American Grill® restaurant, enjoy room service or grab prepackaged meals and snack at The Pavilion Pantry®. The hotel offers 750 sq. ft. of meeting space and is just minutes away from Palm Beach International Airport.
The Hampton Inn West Palm Beach Central Airport provides a complimentary hotel airport shuttle service, free high-speed Internet access and a complimentary breakfast. This hotel offers over 1,000 square feet of meeting space and contains a 24-hour Pavilion Pantry Market. The Hampton Inn is also located a mile away from the Palm Beach International Airport.
Both the Hilton Garden Inn and Hampton Inn are in close proximity to City Place, downtown Palm Beach, the Kravis Center and the Palm Beach Convention Center. Leisure travelers will enjoy the many theaters, galleries and artistic venues that define the personality of West Palm Beach. They will also find trendy restaurants, shops and street festivals in the area.
White Lodging Services Corporation - was established in 1985 and is headquartered in Merrillville, Ind. White Lodging is a fully integrated hotel ownership, development and operations company – a recognized leader that has defined and cultivated the ability to achieve consistent, sustainable growth among mid-to large-scale hotels across the country. Its current portfolio consists of more than 168 hotels in 21 states and encompasses representation of the following leading brands: Preferred Hotels, Marriott International, Inc., Hilton Worldwide, Hyatt Global, Starwood Hotels and Resorts, InterContinental Hotel Group and Carlson Hotels Worldwide.
For more information about White Lodging, please visit www.whitelodging.com.
SOURCE White Lodging