OXFORD, Maine and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) Hampton by Hilton brand, the global mid-priced hotel that serves value-conscious and quality-driven travelers around the world, today announced the opening of its newest property, Hampton Inn by Hilton Oxford. The 93-room hotel joins the family of Hampton by Hilton and Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton. Located at 151 Main Street in Oxford, the new hotel is managed by Giri Management, LLC.
Within walking distance of Oxford Casino, guests of Hampton Inn by Hilton Oxford will enjoy the scenic views of Mt. Washington and the White Mountains. The hotel is also near the Oxford Plains Speedway.
"The team members and I are happy to join the Hampton by Hilton family with our new hotel opening," said Sarah Stace, general manager. "This hotel will provide modern amenities and signature Hamptonality customer service ensuring guests will have a great stay in our town."
The hotel provides guests a fresh start to each day with On the House hot breakfast which includes eggs, oatmeal, waffles and seasonal offerings including eggnog muffins and peppermint mocha coffee creamer. In addition, the hotel provides Hampton's On the RunTM Breakfast Bags filled with a multi-grain bar, an apple, an artisan breakfast bread loaf and a bottle of water with a flavor packet for those guests on the go, available Monday through Friday.
Hampton Inn by Hilton Oxford offers amenities, such as free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour business center with complimentary printing, a board room and an indoor pool & fitness center. Each guestroom includes high-quality amenities, including the brand's signature Clean and fresh Hampton bed®, HDTV and coffeemaker.
Designed as an extension of the guestroom with a variety of seating and lighting options for both leisure and business travelers, the new hotel features the Perfect Mix Lobby. Within the lobby guests can find TREATS, a food and beverage shop filled with snacks, toiletries, local merchandise and drinks for purchase. Hampton by Hilton hotels are infused with local photography and artwork, highlighting each property's connection and support to its own community.
Hampton by Hilton team members proudly exhibit a unique culture described as Hamptonality. This term describes each hotel's approach to friendly customer service and anticipation of guests' needs and providing travelers with helpful suggestions about area attractions, historical facts and fun things to do around town. Making guests happy makes Hampton team members happy. That's the 100% Hampton Guarantee®.
Hampton Inn by Hilton Oxford participates in Hilton's award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton HHonors®. Hilton HHonors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to benefits including an exclusive member discount, free standard Wi-Fi, as well as digital amenities that are available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton HHonors app, where HHonors members can check-in, choose their room, and access their room using a Digital Key.
For more information or to make reservations, please visit Hampton Inn by Hilton Oxford or call +1 207 539 6055.
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Preti Flaherty praised by lawyers guide; Best Western Plus Augusta Civic Center Inn wins corporate award.
Lawyers guide confers honor on Preti Flaherty law firm
Preti Flaherty again has been named Maine Firm of the Year by Benchmark Litigation for the firm’s litigation performance, according to a news release from the firm.
Benchmark Litigation, a published guide to America’s leading litigation firms and attorneys, recently hosted its annual Benchmark Awards ceremony, at which it recognized the country’s most distinguished litigators and their firms for their work over the past 12 months. Preti Flaherty litigation co-chairman Tim Bryant and attorneys Peter Callaghan and Matt Libby represented the firm in accepting the award.
The event, held at the Essex House Hotel in New York City, included attendees from 40 states and nearly 100 private practice firms.
Best Western’s Augusta franchise wins corporate award
The Best Western Plus Augusta Civic Center Inn in Augusta has received the Best Western Director’s Award for outstanding quality standards, according to a news release from the hotel chain.
The Director’s Award recognizes Best Western hotels scoring in the top 20 percent of more than 2,100 North American properties in cleanliness and maintenance. Hotels must also meet Best Western’s requirements for design and high customer service scores to qualify for the distinction.
Located at 110 Community Drive, the Best Western Plus Augusta Civic Center Inn features 100 rooms and is the hotel closest to the Augusta Civic Center. The Best Western Plus Augusta Civic Center Inn is owned and operated by Giri Hotel Management Inc., which is based in Quincy, Massachusetts. The group owns eight hotels in Maine, including Hampton Inn Oxford; Quality Inn Bangor Airport; Quality Inn at Bangor Mall; Rodeway Inn Bangor; Best Western Plus Augusta; Comfort Inn Augusta, Waterville; Best Western Plus Waterville; and Best Western Plus Brunswick.
The 93-room hotel will take about a year to
build and cost $12 million.
OXFORD — Construction has started on a new
hotel across the street from the Oxford Casino.
State and local officials, business leaders
and the project’s developer gathered Wednesday to celebrate the groundbreaking.
The project is the town’s biggest since the casino opened three years ago and
it is hoped it will help draw visitors to the casino.
The Hampton Inn will take about a year to
build. It will cost $12 million and employ more than 50 people.
The 93-room hotel is being built by Giri
Hotel Management, which runs hotels in five other Maine communities.
A restaurant and retail space are also
planned at the site.
OXFORD, Maine (AP) — A developer and a contractor have come to terms to build a hotel across from the Oxford Casino. The Sun Journal reports that Quincy, Massachusetts-based developers GIRI Group on Tuesday signed the agreement with New York-based Calamar to construct the 92-room Hampton Inn. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. First announced nearly two years ago, the hotel is seen as being essential to attracting gamblers to the casino...…
Southern Maine's Newest Gem Joins the Ascend Hotel Collection
ROCKVILLE, Md., April, 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ogunquit River Inn is the latest hotel to join the Ascend Hotel Collection by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), a portfolio of best-in-class, unique, boutique and historic hotels and resorts that reflect their surrounding community. Located just outside of Portland, Maine, the waterfront town of Ogunquit boasts stunning views of the area's renowned natural beauty and the Rachel Carson Wildlife Preserve.
Whether travelers are in the area to see the leaves change or the lilacs bloom, the Ogunquit River Inn allows guests to experience the year-round charm of the Pine Tree State. The Ogunquit River Inn's central location at 17 Post Road provides guests with easy access to local beaches and downtown dining, shopping, and entertainment, such as Marginal Way, Kittery Outlet Mall, Wonder Mountain Fun Park, and more.
The hotel was renovated in 2019 and now includes elegant bathrooms with porcelain flooring and modern fixtures, an outdoor seasonal pool and hot tub, and new artwork depicting local landmarks such as Perkins Cove and the Portland Light House Harbor. The 81-room Ogunquit River Inn, which includes one suite with a full kitchen, is suited for all occasions.
Other amenities at the Ogunquit River Inn include:
Complimentary breakfast buffet
Trolley to local beaches and downtown locations
A stunning lobby with waterfall and fish aquarium
As a member of the Ascend Hotel Collection, guests of The Ogunquit River Inn can participate in the award-winning Choice Privileges loyalty rewards program, rated a top hotel loyalty program by both USA Today's 10Best Readers' Choice Awards and U.S. News & World Report for three consecutive years. Choice Privileges membership is free and offers fast rewards and exclusive member rates for those who book directly at www.choicehotels.com. Members can earn and redeem points towards free nights, airline miles, and more while staying at any of Choice's participating branded hotels.
Ascend Hotel Collection: Let the Destination Reach You.
The Ascend Hotel Collection® global portfolio of unique, boutique, and historic independent hotels and resorts is part of Choice Hotels International, one of the world's largest leading hotel companies. Recognized as the hotel industry's first "soft brand" concept, the Ascend Hotel Collection has more than 250 properties open and operating worldwide, including in France, the United Kingdom, Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, Australia, Canada, Ecuador, and the Caribbean region. Membership with the Ascend Hotel Collection enables distinctive, independent properties to gain a global presence while maintaining their local charm. For more information, visit www.choicehotels.com/Ascend.
About Choice Hotels
Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) is one of the largest and most successful lodging franchisors in the world. With more than 7,000 hotels, representing nearly 570,000 rooms, in over 40 countries and territories as of December 31, 2018, the Choice® family of hotel brands provides business and leisure travelers with a range of high-quality lodging options from limited service to full-service hotels in the upscale, midscale, extended-stay and economy segments. The award-winning Choice Privileges® loyalty program offers members benefits ranging from everyday rewards to exceptional experiences. For more information, visit www.choicehotels.com.