Hilton Garden Inn Introduces First Idaho Location in Boise

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 26, 2002–Hilton Hotels Corporation announced today the opening of the 137-room Hilton Garden Inn(R) Boise Spectrum, in Boise, Idaho.
AmeriTel Inns, Inc. owns and manages the newly constructed Hilton Garden Inn Boise Spectrum, under a franchise license agreement with Hilton Inns, Inc., the franchise subsidiary of Beverly Hills-based Hilton Hotels Corporation.
We are excited to enter the state of Idaho, as Hilton Garden Inn is rapidly becoming the trusted brand to give just what you need when away from home, said Adrian Kurre, senior vice president – brand management, Hilton Garden Inn. We hope that once guests experience a Hilton Garden Inn hotel, we will become the business and leisure travelers' preferred mid-priced lodging choice throughout the U.S., Canada and Mexico.
The four-story structure Hilton Garden Inn Boise Spectrum 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; 12 suites, a breakfast cafe; room service during dinner hours; a comfortable lounge area with a television and fireplace; four meeting rooms with 3,760 square feet of flexible meeting space; a 24-hour, complimentary business center; a fitness room, 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: a spacious work desk with a pull-out shelf for a laptop computer; complimentary high-speed Internet access; adjustable lighting; an ergonomic chair; electrical outlets at desk height; and two telephones equipped with two lines, data ports and voice mail.
The Hilton Garden Inn Boise Spectrum hotel's residential feel will appeal greatly to corporate travelers conducting business in the area, as well as to leisure travelers visiting friends and relatives in the Boise vicinity, said Dave McLoughlin, general manager. Our hotel is located adjacent to the Boise Spectrum Entertainment Complex and is within walking distance to numerous restaurants in the area.
Members of the Hilton HHonors(R) guest reward program can also earn Points & Miles(TM) for every qualifying stay at the Hilton Garden Inn Boise Spectrum.
The Hilton Garden Inn Boise Spectrum is located at 7699 W. Spectrum St., Boise, Idaho 83709; phone: 208/376-1000; fax: 208/321-7916. The hotel is situated off Overland Road and Cole Road, with convenient access to Interstate 84, and is approximately 3 miles from the Boise Airport. Nearby attractions include the Boise Spectrum Entertainment Complex with a 21-screen movie theater and a selection of restaurants, as well as several business parks.