Hilton Naples Receives Top Award at Naples Daily News Southwest Florida Readers' Choice Awards Event

Hilton Naples was honored by readers of the Naples Daily News and Bonita Daily News with the Champion Award for "Best Resort Hotel" during the 2012 Southwest Florida Readers' Choice Awards Ceremony

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June 19, 2012

NAPLES, Fla. - Hilton Naples announced today that it was the recipient of the Choice Champion Award in the category of "Best Resort Hotel" during the Tenth Annual Naples Daily News Readers' Choice Awards Ceremony hosted at the Philharmonic Center for the Arts on June 14, 2012. The coveted Readers' Choice Award is represented by the program's signature icon, a golden star, which is associated with respected businesses in Southwest Florida.

"We are especially thrilled with this recognition because the selection was made by guests who have experienced our hotel," said Clark Hill, general manager. "Being selected as the Best Resort Hotel Champion Award recipient is an affirmation that we are on track with our efforts to create for guests an experience that exceeds expectations."

The Tenth Annual Readers' Choice Awards allowed for Naples Daily News readers to submit votes in 130 categories. The two top vote-getters in each of the categories are awarded a Southwest Florida Champion Award for first place and a Southwest Florida Star Award for second place. Returns are processed electronically with one ballot allowed per entrant. Hilton Naples was presented the Champion Award for first place in front of more than 600 attendees during the 2012 Choice Awards Ceremony.

Shula's Steak House Naples, Hilton Naples' signature restaurant, was presented with two Choice Awards; one for "Best Steak House" and another for "Best Lunch". Shula's was runner-up for "Best Sandwich".

Clark Hill
Hilton Naples
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About Hilton Naples
Hilton Naples is a full service, four diamond luxury hotel in Naples Florida. Only 30 minutes from the Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW), the hotel is near shopping, dining, attractions and one-half mile from the beautiful beaches in Naples. Hilton Naples is a popular venue for both business and leisure travel, offering 18,000 square feet of corporate meeting space with a full conference, catering and audio-visual team. In addition to their 199 wellappointed guest rooms. Guests of Hilton Naples enjoy complimentary wireless high speed wireless internet access and public areas as well as free of charge, on-site garage parking. Hotel amenities include the award winning Shula's Steak House, heated, tropical pool with waterfall, hot tub, 24-hour business center and fitness center. For more information visit http://www.naples.hilton.com. Media can download images and access additional information at http://www.hiltonglobalmediacenter.com/naples.

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