Located at 305 North Cattlemen Road, right off Interstate-75, Homewood Suites by Hilton Sarasota Lakewood Ranch is located near The Mall at University Town Center, which features world-class fashion and dining, Nathan Benderson Park, a unique 600-acre community park, and The Premier Sports Campus at Lakewood Ranch, where a variety of field sports events are hosted. Credit: Homewood Suites by Hilton.

SARASOTA, Fla. and MCLEAN, Va. - Homewood Suites by Hilton, part of Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) All Suites portfolio, announced today its newest property, Homewood Suites by Hilton Sarasota Lakewood Ranch. Designed for guests who want to travel on their own terms, Homewood Suites by Hilton Sarasota Lakewood Ranch offers guests all the comforts of home, whether they are traveling for work or enjoying a well-earned getaway. With 133 new suites, the hotel is a short drive away from Sarasota's world-renown beaches and is adjacent to University Town Center, providing guests convenient access to shopping and entertainment options.

"This is an exciting time for Sarasota County, as the destination recently experienced a record-breaking number of visitors from around the country looking for a relaxing Florida getaway*," said Jan Stanek, general manager. "Our guests can look forward to enjoying comfortable, value-driven amenities that allow them to spend their hard-earned dollars on making meaningful memories in our sunny city."

Developed and owned by Benderson Development Company, Inc., and managed by Buffalo Lodging Associates, LLC., Homewood Suites by Hilton Sarasota Lakewood Ranch offers a combination of studio and one-bedroom accommodations, featuring fully equipped kitchens and separate living and sleeping areas. Guests are also provided all the essentials needed for a smart, reliable and convenient stay including complimentary daily full-hot breakfast, evening social Monday-Thursday, Wi-Fi and a grocery shopping service**. Homewood Suites by Hilton Sarasota Lakewood Ranch also makes it easy for travelers to unwind with an outdoor pool, whirlpool spa and patio featuring a fire pit. The property offers more than 1,000 square feet of flexible meeting space that can accommodate up to 80 people for corporate and social events.

Located at 305 North Cattlemen Road, right off Interstate-75, Homewood Suites by Hilton Sarasota Lakewood Ranch is located near The Mall at University Town Center, which features world-class fashion and dining, Nathan Benderson Park, a unique 600-acre community park, and The Premier Sports Campus at Lakewood Ranch, where a variety of field sports events are hosted. Guests can also take a short drive to Siesta Key Beach where they can explore an 8-mile stretch of some of the finest and whitest sand in the world. Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport is approximately 15 minutes from the property as well.

Homewood Suites by Hilton Sarasota Lakewood Ranch participates in Hilton's award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton Honors. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount, free standard Wi-Fi, as well as digital amenities that are available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app, where Honors members can check-in, choose their room, and access their room using a Digital Key. For more information or to make a reservation, visit Homewood Suites by Hilton Sarasota Lakewood Ranch or call 941-309-3904.

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*SOURCE: The Herald-Tribune
**Guest pays for groceries. Other restrictions apply.

Contacts:
Jan Stanek
General Manager, Homewood Suites by Hilton Sarasota Lakewood Ranch
941-309-3904
jstanek@hilton.com

Kristen Wells
Director, Brand Public Relations, Hilton
703-883-5826
kristen.wells@hilton.com

About Homewood Suites by Hilton
Homewood Suites by Hilton, Hilton’s upscale, all-suite, extended-stay hotel brand with more than 435 locations in the United States, Mexico and Canada, is an award-winning leader. The first choice for guests seeking comfortable accommodations when traveling for an extended or quick overnight stay, Homewood Suites offers inviting, generous suites, featuring separate living and sleeping areas, and fully-equipped kitchens with full-size refrigerators. Additional value-driven essentials include: complimentary Internet, a daily full-hot breakfast and complimentary evening social every Monday-Thursday. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, free standard Wi-Fi and digital amenities like digital check-in with room selection and Digital Key (select locations) available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. Homewood Suites is focused on guest satisfaction and stands behind each stay with its 100% Suite Assurance® guarantee. For more information on the extended-stay advantage, visit www.homewoodsuites.com or news.homewoodsuites.com.

About Hilton
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, with a portfolio of 14 world-class brands comprising more than 5,100 properties with nearly 838,000 rooms in 103 countries and territories. Hilton is dedicated to fulfilling its mission to be the world’s most hospitable company by delivering exceptional experiences – every hotel, every guest, every time. The company's portfolio includes Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Canopy by Hilton, Curio Collection by Hilton, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton by Hilton, Tru by Hilton, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages an award-winning customer loyalty program, Hilton Honors. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose exactly how many Points to combine with money, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else and free standard Wi-Fi. Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information and connect with Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube.