Homewood Suites by Hilton, part of Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) All Suites portfolio, announced today its newest property, Homewood Suites by Hilton New Orleans Westbank Gretna, making it the 450th opened hotel for the brand. Credit: Homewood Suites by Hilton

GRETNA, La. and MCLEAN, Va. - Homewood Suites by Hilton, part of Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) All Suites portfolio, announced today its newest property, Homewood Suites by Hilton New Orleans Westbank Gretna, making it the 450th opened hotel for the brand. This milestone comes during a year of major expansion for Homewood Suites, with its pipeline growing to more than 130 pending properties throughout the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, Mexico and South America. Designed for guests who want to travel on their own terms, Homewood Suites by Hilton New Orleans Westbank Gretna offers guests all the comforts of home, whether they are traveling for work or enjoying a well-earned getaway. With 97 new suites, the hotel complements the record-setting growth of visitors to the area.*    

"Whether you're visiting New Orleans for a conference like thousands each year or in-town for one of our many festivals and events, you will be right at home at Homewood Suites by Hilton New Orleans Westbank Gretna," said Adam Turni, general manager. "Ideally located on the west bank of the Mississippi River, our hotel will provide visitors a unique stay experience offering extra space and comfort." 

Developed, owned and managed by BN Management Group Company, Homewood Suites by Hilton New Orleans Westbank Gretna offers a combination of studio, one- and two-bedroom accommodations, featuring fully equipped kitchens and separate living and sleeping areas. Guests are also provided all the essentials needed for a smart, reliable and convenient stay including complimentary daily full-hot breakfast, evening social Monday-Thursday, Wi-Fi and a grocery shopping service**. Homewood Suites by Hilton West Bank Gretna also makes it easy for travelers to unwind with an outdoor kitchen and grill area, fitness center, pool and sports court. The property also offers 650 square feet of flexible space that is ideal for meetings and social events. 

Located at 3 Westbank Expressway, just five minutes from the historic French Quarter and downtown New Orleans, Homewood Suites by Hilton West Bank Gretna offers guests convenient access to the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, Mercedes-Benz Superdome, Aquarium of the Americas, award-winning restaurants, shops and nightlife as well as the National World War II Museum. Visitors will be across the street from the Oakwood Mall and within walking distance to Gretna Transportation Center. 

Homewood Suites by Hilton West Bank Gretna 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 Homewood Suites by Hilton West Bank Gretna or call +1 514 619 9800. 

Read more about Homewood Suites by Hilton at www.homewoodsuites.com and www.news.homewoodsuites.com 

*SOURCE: New Orleans CVB

**Guest pays for groceries. Other restrictions apply.

Contacts:
Adam Turni
General Manager, Homewood Suites by Hilton New Orleans Westbank Gretna
+1 504 619 9800
adam.turni@hilton.com

Kristen Wells
Director, Brand Public Relations, Hilton
+1 703 883 5826
kristen.wells@hilton.com

About Homewood Suites by Hilton
Homewood Suites by Hilton, Hilton’s upscale, all-suite, extended-stay hotel brand with more than 455 locations in the United States, Mexico, and Canada, is an award-winning leader. The first choice for guests seeking comfortable accommodations when traveling for an extended or quick overnight stay, Homewood Suites offers inviting, generous suites featuring separate living and sleeping areas, and fully-equipped kitchens with full-size refrigerators. Additional value-driven essentials include: complimentary internet, a daily full hot breakfast, and complimentary evening socials every Monday - Thursday. 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 mobile app. Homewood Suites is focused on guest satisfaction and stands behind each stay with its 100% Suite Assurance® guarantee. For more information on the extended-stay advantage, visit www.homewoodsuites.com or news.homewoodsuites.com.

About Hilton
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, with a portfolio of 14 world-class brands comprising more than 5,300 properties with more than 863,000 rooms, in 106 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 Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, 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.

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