Hilton Washington DC/Rockville Hotel & Executive Meeting Center Announces Completion Of Major Renovations

Fully-Renovated Hotel Offers Upscale, Contemporary Lodging for D.C. Area Travelers

This information originated in American English.

January 25, 2017

ROCKVILLE, Md. - Hilton Washington DC/Rockville Hotel & Executive Meeting Center has announced the completion of a total revamp of the hotel's 315 guest rooms, suites, public spaces, including 35,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, and fitness center.  Ideally situated steps away from the Twinbrook Metro station providing easy access to downtown Washington D.C. and within walking distance of many shops and restaurants, the hotel now offers guests sleek, contemporary furnishings and modern interior design within close distance of D.C.'s most intriguing areas.  

"We are excited to share our new look with our guests" said Debra Green, general manager, Hilton Washington DC/Rockville. "The modernized furnishings and inviting accents create a welcoming atmosphere for business and leisure travelers alike, and provides a refined backdrop for more formal conferences or professional gatherings."

Long known for its ability to host large groups, the property added an additional 10,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, making it the largest convention center in Rockville, Maryland. The hotel boasts 14 upscale conference-rooms, a central atrium offering over 8,000 square feet of open space for receptions, exhibits and meals, a large lobby area allowing easy check-in for large groups and onsite parking for up to eight buses. 

Each of the 315 renovated guest rooms features new carpet, furniture, wall vinyl in earthy tones and stylish drapery. Guests will enjoy an array of standard amenities in each room, such as complimentary Wi-Fi, flexible work desks, mini-refrigerators, coffee machines and in room safes.  

In addition to the rooms, guests can expect significant enhancements made to public areas, such as the Hilton HHonors Executive Lounge and the lobby - now featuring a complete redesign of the front desk into a freestanding check-in area.  For fitness enthusiasts, the property's 1,200 square-foot, 24-hour fitness center has all new Life Fitness equipment. The hotel also added the Pike Café, which proudly serves Starbucks coffee and offers a 24-hour Pavilion Pantry Market.

The hotel's brand new restaurant and bar, Olive's American Bistro, now serves modern American fare with Mediterranean flair for breakfast, lunch, happy hour and dinner. Guests can gather at this stylish, modern bistro to start their day with an omelette or waffle, or enjoy a succulent grilled steak, fresh seafood and sensational sandwiches for lunch or dinner. Local craft brews are on tap, while over 30 wines are available by the glass during happy hour between 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. daily.

Hilton Washington DC/Rockville Hotel & Executive Meeting Center is located at 1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland, 20852.  For guests looking to book a reservation at the hotel, visit www.hilton.com or call 301-468-1100.  The property is owned and managed by Driftwood Hospitality Management.

Contacts:
Matt Ritter
Hemsworth Communications
(For Hilton Washington DC/Rockville Hotel & Executive Meeting Center)
1 954 716 7614
matt@HemsworthCommunications.com

Driftwood Hospitality
Driftwood Hospitality is a vertically integrated hotel conglomerate comprised of Driftwood Hospitality Management (DHM), a leading hotel management company, and Driftwood Acquisitions and Development (DAD), a privately held investment fund designed to acquire and develop hotel assets throughout the United States with a growing network of Accredited Investors.  DHM currently operates approximately 40 hotels with more than 8,000 rooms throughout the United States with a portfolio that includes a broad cross-section of branded hotels ranging from large full-service to mid-size, extended stay and limited-service properties, as well as independent hotels, boutiques and resorts.  DHM uses its extensive management experience and relationships with most major brands, including Hilton Worldwide, Marriott International, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, InterContinental Hotels Group, Inc., Choice Hotels International, Inc. and Wyndham Worldwide, to assist owners with all aspects of property management. Members of the company's senior management team have an average of 20 years of experience in all segments of the lodging industry. While DHM continues to grow its portfolio of hotels under management with institutional fund investments and third party management services, DAD was specifically formed to attract High Net Worth individuals and small investment groups looking for stabilized, cash-flowing hotels with upside that yield over 10% annual dividends and a 15% annualized return to investors. With 7 hotels purchased in the last year and the capacity to scale to over $1BB of hotel assets in a short period, DAD is poised for exponential growth with investors that seek quality deals with solid fundamentals and a small-ticket entry point of $100k per hotel.  DAD is also active with EB-5 investments to help finance a long pipeline of premiere hotel development sites. For additional information please visit http://driftwoodhospitality.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.