Salt Lake City, Utah (July 23, 2012) – DoubleTree by Hilton proudly announces the opening of an upscale full-service all suites hotel, located in downtown Salt Lake City and situated just 15 minutes from the Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC).

The 241-room DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Salt Lake City is situated downtown, just blocks from the LDS Temple, Historic Temple Square, Salt Palace Convention Center, Energy Solutions Arena, Family History Center, Gateway Shopping Center and many other local attractions, business and tourist destinations. The hotel also is easily accessible to the Salt Lake City TRAX Station, providing easy, no-cost transportation to sites throughout the city. The Salt Lake City area offers year-round breathtakingly scenic natural beauty and activity where guests can ski and snowboard in the winter and enjoy outdoor activities including bicycling, boating, hiking and horseback riding in summer.

Rob Palleschi, global head, DoubleTree by Hilton, said, “DoubleTree by Hilton invites our loyal business and leisure customers to stay with us in Utah, with the opening of DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Salt Lake City. This latest location extends our commitment to welcoming the world’s travelers in key destinations and providing a comfortable, amenity-rich hotel experience and exceptional service for visitors to work and play.”

The hotel is owned by Zions Suites, a limited partnership, and operated by Suite Thinking, Inc., under a franchise license agreement with a subsidiary of Hilton Worldwide.

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Salt Lake City guests will benefit from the characteristic qualities found at the brand’s more than 300 DoubleTree by Hilton locations in 24 countries, including the signature welcome with the legendary warm chocolate chip cookie presented to every guest at check-in, an array of upscale amenities and guest services, the rewards of the Hilton Honors guest loyalty program, and a unique and caring team member commitment to the local community. 

The tastefully appointed guest suites offer a private bedroom and spacious living room. All of the suites are fully equipped with high definition LCD televisions, a mini-fridge, microwave, two telephones and a work desk with an ergonomic chair. Other in-room amenities include complimentary wireless, high-speed internet access; MP3-compatible alarm clocks; plush bedding and combed cotton linens; Wolfgang Puck in-room gourmet coffee and tea service; and Crabtree & Evelyn Citron bath and body products.

Formerly an Embassy Suites hotel, DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Salt Lake City features 6,000 square feet of flexible meeting space for conventions, business meetings, banquets, elegant weddings and social events, including the largest ballroom at 3,666 sq. ft., which can accommodate up to 440 guests. The hotel offers a 24-hour self-service business center and complimentary printing service that includes print-from-your room convenience. For guests who wish to keep up with their workout program while traveling, 24-hour state-of-the-art fitness facility and an indoor heated swimming pool are available.  

The popular Plum Restaurant offers cuisine based on locally sourced and seasonal foods, offering guests freshly prepared favorites ranging from colorful salads to steak and chips. Clouseau’s Bar is open 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. every day, offering a full range of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. The hotel also serves the brand’s signature Wake Up DoubleTree Breakfast, which includes hot entrees and healthy options to start the day right.  Room service also is available during peak dining hours.

Located in downtown Salt Lake City, just 15 minutes from the Salt Lake City International Airport and offering a convenient free shuttle service, the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Salt Lake City is located at 110 West 600 South, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States 84101. For more information about the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Salt Lake City, please visit, contact your preferred travel professional or call the hotel directly at 801-359-7800.