Situated just minutes from the Hickory Furniture Mart, SALT Block, and Union Square, Hilton Garden Inn Hickory provides amenities to ensure guests have everything they need whether traveling for business or pleasure. Credit: Hilton Garden Inn.

HICKORY, N.C. and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton Worldwide's award-winning brand of upscale yet affordable hotels, announced today the opening of Hilton Garden Inn Hickory, representing an addition to the brand's growing portfolio of more than 600 hotels worldwide.

Hilton Garden Inn Hickory is owned and operated by Piedmont Center Associates. It is the brand's first property in Catawba County and offers 113 beautiful guest rooms and suites.  

"Guests traveling to Hickory can expect spacious and comfortable rooms equipped with modern amenities and exceptional service from our staff," said Joseph Aldridge, general manager. "With a convenient location near many attractions, we're confident that our new Hilton Garden Inn will attract business and leisure travelers alike."

Situated just minutes from the Hickory Furniture Mart, SALT Block, and Union Square, Hilton Garden Inn Hickory provides amenities to ensure guests have everything they need whether traveling for business or pleasure.

The new hotel provides inviting social spaces and high-end amenities ensuring a great stay at an even greater value. Hilton Garden Inn Hickory offers a Stay Fit KitTM giving guests the opportunity to exercise in the privacy of their room. The hotel also features two meeting rooms offering more than 1,100 square feet of flexible space.

All Hilton Garden Inn guests enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, 24-hour business center with Print SpotsTM remote printing, a state-of-the-art fitness center, and an indoor pool. The Garden Grille and Bar® offers a full cooked-to-order breakfast and dinner, cocktails*, and evening room service. The Pavilion Pantry® is open 24 hours and features a complete selection of salty snacks, sweet treats, cold beverages, and frozen, microwaveable packaged items.

Each guest room boasts the brand's signature bedding featuring fresh, white duvets and crisp linens; a spacious and clutter-free work desk with an ergonomic desk chair; and an in-room "hospitality center" with a mini fridge, microwave oven and Keurig coffee maker.

Hilton Garden Inn Hickory participates in Hilton HHonors®, the only hotel rewards program that offers Points & Miles® and No Blackout Dates.

For more information or to make reservations, please visit Hilton Garden Inn Hickory, or call +1 828 327 1000.

Read more about Hilton Garden Inn at www.hgi.com and news.hgi.com.

*Service of alcohol subject to state and local laws. Must be of legal drinking age.

Contacts:
Jennifer Hughes
Director, Public Relations, Focused Service Brands
+1 901 374 6518
jennifer.hughes@hilton.com

Joseph Aldridge
General Manager, Hilton Garden Inn Hickory
+1 828 327 1000
joseph.aldridge@hilton.com

About Hilton Garden Inn
The award-winning Hilton Garden Inn brand provides business and leisure guests with upscale yet affordable accommodations and modern amenities for a successful and comfortable stay. The satisfaction promise affirms the brand’s goal to make each stay better and brighter. Guaranteed. As a recognized F&B leader, Hilton Garden Inn serves daily cooked-to-order breakfast and offers full service restaurants and bars. Team Members at more than 770 hotels around the world are committed to guaranteeing today’s busy travelers have a bright and satisfying experience from the first hello when they arrive. Hilton Garden Inn is part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest loyalty program for Hilton’s 14 distinct hotel brands. 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. For more information about Hilton Garden Inn, visit www.hgi.com or news.hgi.com or connect on social media at Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram.

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 856,000 rooms, in 105 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.