Hilton Garden Inn Edison/Raritan Center Opens in New Jersey

Hilton Hotels Corporation (NYSE:HLT) announced today the opening of the 132-room Hilton Garden Inn(R) Edison/Raritan Center, in Edison, N.J.
Inn America Hospitality owns and manages the newly constructed Hilton Garden Inn Edison/Raritan Center, under a franchise license agreement with Hilton Inns, Inc., the franchise subsidiary of Beverly Hills-based Hilton Hotels Corporation.
“Hilton Garden Inn has emerged as an established brand that gives the cost-conscious business and leisure traveler what they need when away from home,” said Adrian Kurre, senior vice president - brand management, Hilton Garden Inn. “As the brand continues to open and develop properties throughout the U.S., Canada and Mexico, we are rapidly becoming a recognized leader in the upper end of the mid-price lodging segment.”
The five-story structure Hilton Garden Inn Edison/Raritan Center features: a signature glass-walled pavilion housing the reception desk; a Pavilion Pantry(R) with a selection of refrigerated, frozen and microwaveable packaged items, and sundries; a breakfast cafe; room service available during dinner hours; a comfortable lounge area with a television and fireplace; two meeting rooms with 5,000 square feet of flexible meeting space; a 24-hour, complimentary business center; a fitness room, a heated indoor swimming pool and whirlpool; and an on-site guest laundry facility.
Guest room accommodations and features include: a hospitality center with a microwave oven, coffee maker and mini refrigerator; a sitting area with an easy chair and ottoman; a hairdryer; and an iron and ironing board. In-room entertainment and information services include on-demand movies, video games and interactive Hilton guest services.
Business-oriented features of the guest rooms include: complimentary high-speed Internet access; a spacious work desk with a pull-out shelf for a laptop computer; adjustable lighting; an ergonomic chair; electrical outlets at desk height; and two telephones equipped with two lines, data ports and voice mail.
“The hotel`s residential feel will appeal greatly to business travelers seeking a home-like atmosphere and convenient amenities, as well as leisure travelers visiting friends and relatives in the Northern New Jersey area,” said Myra Ashman, general manager. “Our hotel is also an easy drive to New York City and many nearby attractions including the Meadowlands Sports Complex, the New Jersey Convention and Expo Center, and the famous Jersey Shore.”
Members of the Hilton HHonors(R) guest reward program can also earn Points & Miles(R) for every qualifying stay at the Hilton Garden Inn Edison/Raritan Center.
Just 15 miles from the Newark International Airport, the Hilton Garden Inn Edison/Raritan Center is located at 50 Raritan Center Parkway, Edison, N.J. 08837; phone: 732/225-0900; fax: 732/512-0542. The hotel is situated at the intersection of Route 514 and Raritan Center Parkway. Nearby corporations include Aramark, AT&T, Bell Atlantic, Federal Express, Lucent Technologies and the New York Times.
The Hilton Garden Inn brand is part of Hilton Hotels Corporation, recognized internationally as a pre-eminent hospitality company. The company develops, owns, manages or franchises more than 2,000 hotels, resorts and vacation ownership properties. Its portfolio includes many of the world`s best-known and most highly regarded hotel brands, including Hilton(R), Conrad(R), Doubletree(R), Embassy Suites Hotels(R), Hampton Inn(R), Hampton Inn & Suites(R), Hilton Garden Inn(R), Hilton Grand Vacations Company(R) and Homewood Suites(R) by Hilton.
To find out more about Hilton Garden Inn hotels or make reservations, please visit our Web site at www.hiltongardeninn.com or call 1-800-HILTONS from the U.S. and Canada.