New Castle Unveils Expanded/Renovated HGI in Portland ME
36 Additional Rooms and Fully Renovated Hotel Unveiled
and renovation of the Hilton Garden Inn Portland Airport in Portland, Maine, with a vine cutting ceremony and community gardening event at the nearby Masonic Learning Center.
rooms and public spaces, the Hilton Garden Inn Portland Airport is in full bloom, ready to meet the growing needs of the Portland market and the expanded international Jetport," said Gerry Chase, president and COO of New Castle Hotels and Resorts, which operates the hotel.
The hotel is owned by Rockbridge and is one of three Maine hotels owned byRockbridge and managed by New Castle.
The Hilton Garden Inn "Project Grow" lobby redesign creates a garden party feel thatinvites lingering over a drink at the hotel's Garden Grille and bar, gathering with friends or relaxing with a good book. This indoor oasis is highlighted by cabana draperies, pendant lighting and lanterns in the atrium, extensive interior and exterior plantings and a garden cart of food and drinks. Communal breakfast and bar tables, along with comfortable, patio-style furnishings, give guests a place to gather and mingle.
The Hilton Garden Inn Portland Jetport is adjacent to the international airport and offers124 new and completely renovated guest rooms, a heated indoor pool and hot tub, 800 square feet of meeting space, a 24-hour business center and a newly upgraded lobby, featuring the brand's Garden Grille and bar, serving breakfast, cocktails and dinner daily. The hotel offers complimentary shuttle service to the airport and downtown Portland, as well as in-room WiFi.
Portland International Jetport's $65 million expansion nearly doubled the size of thestate's largest airport and helped bring Southwest Airlines, the largest domestic carrier in the U.S., to the state. The Jetport continues to explore additional routes and airlines, while providing the comfort, convenience and passenger services expected by today's travelers.
About New Castle Hotels and Resorts
New Castle Hotels & Resorts, is an award-winning independent third-party hotel manager, owner anddeveloper with 22 hotels and resorts and nearly 3,600 rooms under contract or in development. New Castle"s growing portfolio of hotels spans 11 states and three Canadian provinces and includes several of Canada"s historic landmark resorts. The privately-held company was established by CEO, David Buffam in 1980 and consistently ranks among the top hotel management and development companies in North America. New Castle was honored with Marriott's 2014 Best Renovation award for the Algonquin Resort and is a preferred operator for diverse brands within the Marriott, Hilton and Starwood families. For additional information, please go to www.newcastlehotels.com.