Hilton Charlotte University Place to Undergo $4 Million Renovation

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The most recognized name in the industry, Hilton Hotels & Resorts stands as the stylish, forward thinking global leader of hospitality. The Hilton Charlotte University Place is committed to an innovative approach to products, amenities and service, and has begun a $4 million renovation, which will be completed in 2016. The hotel aims to surpass the list of standard hotel amenities through offering the latest technology to make guests' stay even more pleasant.

The Hilton Charlotte University Place is a Charlotte University lakeside hotel, ideal for both business and leisure travelers. With a 24-hour business center and 17 meeting rooms boasting 20,000 square feet of function space—both receiving a complete upgrade—the Hilton Charlotte University Place hotel is the perfect location for meetings and events.

All 393 guest rooms in the Hilton Charlotte University Place are being completely renovated. The Executive Rooms, located on the top four floors of the hotel have a fantastic panoramic view of the University City area, will feature robes, slippers, upgraded toiletries, and an iPad docking station. Executive King Rooms will have luxurious body pillows complementing an upscale contemporary look. All five King room junior suites, featuring a one bedroom adjacent by a living room are also being completely redone with first-class amenities.

Executive Level guests enjoy access to the Concierge Lounge featuring continental breakfast and evening hors d'Oeuvres, beverages and an honor bar. Upgrades to the Executive Lounge include adding an espresso machine, new seating, and updated furniture.

Fitness-minded guests will find plenty to help them stay in shape, including an outdoor swimming pool, a lakeside jogging trail, and a 24-hour fitness center. The fitness center renovations are already completed, offering the newest Precor exercise equipment with the latest technology.

Guests can start the day at the Hilton Charlotte University Place's Lakefront Restaurant, with a hearty breakfast or nutritious light bite; savor innovative dishes prepared with only the freshest ingredients, or simply relax with a cup of coffee in the hotel lounge. From business brunches to pre-dinner drinks and everything in between, the options at Lakefront Restaurant are endless. The restaurant's atmosphere, décor, and menu are sure to change the way guests view hotel dining.

Whether you are planning a family vacation, a Charlotte wedding, or business trip, the Hilton Charlotte University Place is the perfect venue. With new renovations the hotel can ensure a pleasant and rewarding stay. For questions or concerns, please contact the hotel's General Manager, Dominic Acolino at (704) 916-2810.

CONTACT: Dominic Acolino Tel: 704-916-2810 Email: AcolinoD@gfhotels.comSource: WW Hospitality Marketing