Hilton Nashville Downtown Reopens Friday, May 7, 2010

This information originated in American English.

May 07, 2010

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -  Hilton Nashville Downtown announced that it will reopen on Friday, May 7, after closing for four days due to electrical power outage caused by the historic flooding in Nashville on May 1 and 2.

Ray Waters, general manager of the Hilton stated that electrical service was lost on Monday, May 3 therefore resulting in the temporary closing of the hotel. All guests and events were relocated to surrounding hotels in record time."

Electrical power was restored on Thursday, May 6 therefore permitting the Hilton to reopen on Friday, May 7 with full operations.

"We are very appreciative of the help and support of the Nashville community that enabled us to reopen so quickly."

About the Hilton Nashville Downtown
(for information and images go to www.hiltonglobalmediacenter.com/nashvilledowntown)
Located in the heart of downtown, the Hilton is Nashville's only luxury all-suite hotel with AAA Four Diamond Award status. Adjacent to the Country Music Hall of Fame, Schermerhorn Symphony Center and The Bridgestone Arena while mere blocks to the Nashville Convention Center, LP Field and the entertainment district. An elegant atrium with residential charm and a grand mahogany staircase fills the lavish lobby. Indulge in award winning dining from the world-famous steakhouse The Palm, to the fun and relaxing atmosphere of THE sportsgrille, or a delicious pastry and coffee or specialty martinis with live jazz entertainment at the Parkview Café & Lounge. 15,000 square feet of flexible meeting space is available group meetings or social events.

About Turnberry Associates - Aventura, FL
Founded more than 50 years ago by Donald Soffer, Turnberry Associates is one of the country's leading full-service real estate development and property management firms. The company has to its credit the development of more than $7 billion in commercial and residential property. This includes approximately 20 million square feet of retail space, more than 7,000 luxury apartments and condominium units, 1.5 million square feet of Class "A" office space and in excess of 2,000 hotel and resort rooms. For additional information, visit www.turnberry.com.

Contact:
Melanie Fly, Hilton Nashville Downtown
+ 1 615 620 2182
melanie.fly@hilton.com

About Hilton Hotels & Resorts

For nearly a century, Hilton Hotels & Resorts has been proudly welcoming the world's travelers. With more than 570 hotels across six continents, Hilton Hotels & Resorts provides the foundation for memorable travel experiences and values every guest who walks through its doors. As the flagship brand of Hilton, Hilton Hotels & Resorts continues to set the standard for hospitality, providing new product innovations and services to meet guests' evolving needs. Hilton Hotels & Resorts is a part of the award-winning Hilton Honors program. 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. Begin your journey at www.hilton.com and learn more about the brand by visiting news.hilton.com or following us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.