Hilton At St. George's Park Awarded Connie Award In EMEA By Hilton Hotels & Resorts

This information originated in U.K. English.

April 14, 2014

BURTON UPON TRENT, U.K. - Hilton at St. George's Park has been awarded the 2013 Connie Award by Hilton Hotels & Resorts as part of the company's 2013 Brand Awards of Excellence. Each year, Hilton honors properties for outstanding performance in multiple categories, including marketing, food and beverage, housekeeping and brand culture.

The Connie Award recognizes the property with outstanding customer service and quality leading their region in overall loyalty, cleanliness and condition. The award is the highest award Hilton can bestow and, bearing the name of the company's founder, recognizes hotels that bring Conrad Hilton's vision to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality in exceptional ways.

"The entire team at Hilton at St. George's Park is honored to have received the 2013 Connie Award" said Greg Crawford, general manager, Hilton at St. George's Park. "We are dedicated to providing superior service to our guests, and this achievement recognizes our hotel team members' commitment and authentic Hilton hospitality this past year."Media can access additional information about Hilton at St. George's Park at http://news.hilton.com/stgeorgespark.

About Hilton at St. George's Park
Hilton at St. George's Park forms part of the FA's National Football Centre and home to the 24 England teams, six miles outside Burton upon Trent in the National Forest. Featuring 228 contemporary bedrooms, state-of-the-art conference facilities, restaurant and health club and spa, the hotel is fast establishing itself as a premier conference and leisure resort. St. George's Park is also the home of FA Learning, The FA's educational department. Through the delivery of national coach education courses, St. George's Park will provide a platform for the communication of The Future Game philosophy, which outlines a vision for the development of English football.

The Future Game is brought to life in the football centre which includes a full-sized indoor third generation football pitch equipped with a viewing gallery for up to 200 people, a 60mx40m multipurpose indoor sports hall, 10 full size outdoor pitches and one elite DESSO training pitch which is an exact replica of Wembley.

Players, coaches, guests and athletes from other sports have the opportunity to access the very best medical and sports science facilities on site. Perform at St. George's Park is a bespoke sports medicine, rehabilitation and performance centre operated by Perform, part of Spire Healthcare. Perform combines 25,000 square feet of cutting-edge technology with elite medical expertise, creating the most advanced sports medicine, rehabilitation, performance science and training centre in the UK. This world class facility is available to use by national and international football clubs, as well as other sports and business organisations to drive excellence in performance.

More information is available at thefa.com/sgp and stgeorgespark.hilton.com.


Sarah Oakden
Hilton at St. George's Park, Burton upon Trent
+44 1283 576617

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