Homewood Suites by Hilton opens latest hotel in Orland Park, Illinois Wednesday 30 April 2008 PDF Print Homewood Suites by Hilton, the international brand of upscale, all-suite, residential-style hotels, has opened the 81-suite Homewood Suites by Hilton hotel Orland Park, near Chicago, Illinois. The hotel is owned by Orbitz Group LLC and managed by Schulte Hospitality Group and represents another addition to the growing roster of more than 220 Homewood Suites by Hilton hotels nationwide. Located one mile form the Orland Square shopping mall and the Orland Park Ice Arena, the Homewood Suites by Hilton Orland Park recognizes that demand for its extended stay features is heightened given its proximity to a major retail center. The Homewood Suites offers guests a place to rest their feet after a long day of shopping. Shoppers also have the option of making the shopping trip an overnight visit, as opposed to simply a day trip. “This build demonstrates Homewood Suites’ continued foray into a wide variety of markets, and we are excited to offer this property as an attractive option to those visiting the Orland Park area,” said the hotels General Manager, Tom Fidanza. “We are thrilled to be part of Homewood Suites’ continued growth and development.” The new Homewood Suites by Hilton in Orland Park is conveniently located near many local businesses and attractions including Panduit, Formax, Soldier Field, and Midwest Bank Arena. The four-story Homewood Suites by Hilton Orland Park upscale hotel features residential-style studio, one- bedroom and two-bedroom suites with fully equipped kitchens and spacious sleeping and living areas that are large enough for work, study, entertaining or relaxing. In an effort to help guests be more productive, complimentary high-speed internet is available in each guest suite, as well as in the Lodge and meeting rooms. In addition, the Hilton Family of Hotels has custom-designed its own clock for each guest suite, featuring one of the easiest-to-set alarms. Each suite features a connection cable for MP3 players and other portable music devices including iPods, an addition Hilton made after research revealed that consumers prefer to maintain their own music lifestyles while on the road. About Homewood Suites by Hilton Launched in 1989, the Homewood Suites by Hilton brand now has more than 220 hotels open with another 130 in the pipeline. Beyond its spacious suites and home-like amenities, Homewood Suites guests can find at each hotel an on-site Suite Shop convenience store, exercise facility and guest laundry at most locations. Guests can also enjoy a daily complimentary Suite Start hot breakfast and a Welcome Home reception featuring a complimentary light meal and beverages Monday-Thursday evenings. Additional guest services at Homewood Suites by Hilton hotels include a complimentary grocery shopping service* and a complete business center at most locations. Hilton Hotels Corporation is the leading global hospitality company, with more than 3,000 hotels and 500,000 rooms in 76 countries and territories, including 100,000 team members worldwide. The company owns, manages or franchises a hotel portfolio of some of the best known and highly regarded brands, including Hilton, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Doubletree, Embassy Suites Hotels, Hampton Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites, Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton Grand Vacations, Homewood Suites by Hilton and The Waldorf=Astoria Collection. # # # *Guest pays for groceries. Other restrictions apply. Hilton HHonors, Double Dip and Double Dipping are trademarks owned by Hilton HHonors Worldwide, LLC. Airline miles accrued and awards issued are subject to the terms and conditions of each participating airline’s reward program, as applicable. Hilton HHonors membership, earning of Points & Miles, and redemption of points are subject to HHonors Terms and Conditions. This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of pr-sending-enterprises in the following categories: Men's Interest, Leisure & Hobbies, Women's Interest & Beauty, Travel, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.