Hilton College Station & Conference Center Celebrates Completion of Multi-Million-Dollar Enhancement

HVS Press Release
The Hilton College Station & Conference Center (http://www.hiltoncs.com), located one mile from Texas A&M University and five miles from the George Bush Presidential Library, has announced the completion of an extensive $6 million reformation that will offer guests newly refreshed accommodations, amenities and more. According to Bill DeForrest, President and CEO of Lane Hospitality, which with partner LNR Properties owns and manages the property, all 303 guest rooms – including the executive, Jacuzzi® and Presidential Suites – and public spaces have been renewed. In addition, significant upgrades have been made to the hotel’s services and amenities. “With an all-new style, the Hilton College Station & Conference Center now welcomes the thousands of travelers who visit the Brazos Valley each year with a distinctive blend of Texas hospitality and a freshly renewed hotel experience, ”said DeForrest. “Business travelers will be pleased to see our newly decorated guest rooms, which now boast an ergonomic workspace with two phone lines, data ports, large working desks and specially designed chairs. In addition, the three top floors of the hotel have been designated as concierge floors, and the ‘Diamond Corridor’ on the penthouse floor features additional amenities to frequent travelers who are members of the prestigious Hilton HHonors® guest reward program.” Additional hotel amenities include an updated exercise facility, whirlpool and outdoor heated pool, Gallery Bar in the main lobby and room service from 6:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. daily. The hotel provides free shuttle service to surrounding areas. The Hilton College Station & Conference Center hosts a wide array of conventions, meetings, banquets and wedding receptions. The renovation project upgraded all public spaces including the lobby, front desk, pre-function areas and ballroom. Future plans call for additional meeting and banquet space, adding to an already expansive 25,000-square-foot Conference Center with capacity for events of up to 1,000 people. The hotel is also designing a stylish new restaurant to enhance the Plaza Café, which offers breakfast and lunch buffet daily, nightly specials and a popular Sunday Champagne Brunch. Located at 801 University Drive at Tarrow Boulevard, the Hilton College Station & Conference Center is close-by to Post Oak Mall, Brazos Valley Museum, The Messina HOF Winery and the George Bush Presidential Library. For information or reservations, visit our hotel website at www.hiltoncs.com, contact your local travel professional or call the hotel directly at 1-979-693-7500. Groups of 10 or more may contact Scott Sloan, Director of Sales, at 979-694-4900. Lane Hospitality (www.lanehospitality.com), a division of Lane Industries, is a Northbrook, Illinois-based hospitality company which has successfully owned and managed a wide range of hotel and time-share properties since 1986. Formed by the Lane family with three hotels, the company currently has 30 properties and 5,000 guest rooms in its portfolio. For further information contact: Barbara Wiener HVS International 404-638-6648 bwiener@hvsinternational.com # # #