Hampton Inn & Suites Now Open

Williston, North Dakota

Hampton Hotels, the global brand of nearly 1,900 mid-priced Hampton Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites, and Hampton by Hilton hotels, today announced the official opening of its newest property, the 98-room Hampton Inn & Suites Williston, North Dakota located at 1515 14th Street West.

“Hampton combines quality, innovation, comfort and plenty of value-added extras, making it the brand of choice in the marketplace today,” said Dana Livings, general manager of the Hampton Inn & Suites Williston. “Quality accommodations and amenities combined with proactive, friendly service from our team members – all backed by the 100% Hampton® Guarantee – make us highly competitive in the Williston area.”

The hotel is owned by BlackRidge Companies and operated by SKY Hospitality. It is the first Hampton property in Williston, ahead of three more Hampton hotels slated to be opened in the state in the next two years. There are currently more than 250 Hampton properties in the pipeline in the U.S. The Hampton Inn & Suites Williston is located in the heart of the Bakken Oil Field, less than three miles from dining and shopping in downtown Williston and just minutes from the Sloulin Field International Airport. The hotel offers amenities, such as free, hot breakfast, “On The Run” to go breakfast bags, A Manager’s Reception Mon. – Thur., 24 hour “Suite Shoppe”, guest laundry, guest lockers with boot warmers, industry leading fitness center, business center, outdoor grill and gazebo area, an indoor swimming pool and spa as well as a state of the art Executive Board Room and 2,000 sq. feet of meeting and event space. Guestrooms are equipped with the Clean and Fresh Hampton bed™, free high-speed internet access, refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, hairdryer, iron and ironing board. Hampton Hotels employs a unique culture of hospitality – called “Hamptonality.” This term describes each hotel’s approach to friendly customer service, anticipating guests’ needs and providing travelers with helpful suggestions about area attractions, historical facts and fun things do around town. Additionally, hotels are infused with local photography and art work, highlighting each property’s connection and support to its own community.

The property’s Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting Celebration is scheduled for September 25, 2012 4pm – 7pm, and welcomes the community and media.  To find out more information about the Hampton Inn & Suites Williston, please visit the hotels’ website here or www.hampton.com.

About Hampton Hotels The Hampton brand, including Hampton Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites and Hampton by Hilton, is an award-winning leader in the mid-priced hotel segment. With nearly 1,900 properties globally, Hampton Hotels is part of Hilton Worldwide, the leading global hospitality company. All Hampton Hotels offer warm surroundings and a friendly service culture and personality, defined as “Hamptonality,” supported by its 100% Satisfaction Guarantee. High-quality accommodations, in-room conveniences and the latest technology, combined with numerous locations and consistent offerings, have made Hampton a leader in its segment and one of the fastest growing hotel brands. For more information about Hampton Hotels, please visit www.hampton.com or http://news.hampton.com or connect with us at www.facebook.com/Hampton, http://twitter.com/Hampton or www.youtube.com/Hampton.

About Hilton Worldwide

Hilton Worldwide is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For 93 years, Hilton Worldwide has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. The company is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands. Its brands are comprised of more than 3,800 hotels and timeshare properties, with more than 630,000 rooms in 91 countries and territories and include Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, DoubleTree by Hilton, Embassy Suites Hotels, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Hotels, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages the world-class guest reward program Hilton HHonors®. Visit www.hiltonworldwide.com for more information and connect with Hilton Worldwide at www.facebook.com/hiltonworldwide, www.twitter.com/hiltonworldwide, www.youtube.com/hiltonworldwide, www.flickr.com/hiltonworldwide and www.linkedin.com/company/hilton-worldwide.


Dana Livings
General Manager
Hampton Inn & Suites Williston
701 774 5909 dana.livings@hilton.com

John Walls
Director, Global Public Relations
Hampton Hotels
901 374 6383