Located at 240 South Hancock Street, Home2 Suites by Hilton Louisville NuLu Medical District offers guests convenient access to the up and coming East Market District (NuLu) and is steps away from major hospitals in the Louisville Medical District, including KentuckyOne Health University of Louisville Hospital, Norton Hospital, and Jewish Hospital. Credit: Home2 Suites by Hilton

LOUISVILLE, Ky. and MCLEAN, Va. - Home2 Suites by Hilton, part of Hilton's (NYSE: HLT) All Suites portfolio, announced today its newest property, Home2 Suites by Hilton Louisville NuLu Medical District, bringing the brand one step closer to its 200th property milestone. The hotel features 100 suites and a range of value, tech-focused and eco-conscious amenities.

Owned and managed by First Hospitality Group, Inc. in a joint venture with Louisville-based Weyland Ventures, LLC, Home2 Suites by Hilton Louisville NuLu Medical District offers all-suite accommodations with fully equipped kitchens and modular furniture, providing guests the flexibility to customize their suite to their style and preference. The hotel also features a modern and contemporary feel, with its "Oasis" space lobby designed for guests to lounge socially, inviting communal spaces, and trademark Home2 Suites amenities such as Spin2 Cycle, a combined laundry and fitness area, Home2 MKT for grab-and-go items, and the Inspired Table, a complimentary daily breakfast that includes more than 400 potential combinations. Guests can also enjoy a heated indoor saline pool. Home2 Suites by Hilton Louisville NuLu Medical District is also pet-friendly. 

"NuLu is a fast-growing and popular area in Louisville and we are excited to be a part of its growth and development, and engrain ourselves deeper into the Louisville community," said Robert Habeeb, FHG president and CEO. "With the Medical District right in our backyard and the amount of business and leisure travelers that come through the city each day, this property will be the perfect addition to those looking for a 'home away from home' during their visit, and we look forward to creating memorable experiences for them."

"Home2 Suites, another phase of our continued partnership with First Hospitality Group, represents a significant step in the Weyland Ventures development efforts to create a mixed-use, mixed-income, vibrant neighborhood connecting the Medical District and Nulu on the east edge of downtown," said Bill Weyland, Weylend Ventures Chief Strategy Officer. "Since partnering with Louisville Metro Housing Authority in 2009, Weyland Ventures and its partners have invested over $35 million between Muhammad Ali and Market Streets along South Hancock St in order to make this vision a reality."

Located at 240 South Hancock Street, Home2 Suites by Hilton Louisville NuLu Medical District offers guests convenient access to the up and coming East Market District (NuLu) and is steps away from major hospitals in the Louisville Medical District, including KentuckyOne Health University of Louisville Hospital, Norton Hospital, and Jewish Hospital. Guests will also be able to walk to a variety of restaurants, distilleries, shops, and galleries in the NuLu area including Feast BBQ, Rye, and Royal's Hot Chicken. The new property is within close proximity to a number of local attractions, including Churchill Downs, KFC Yum! Center, 4th Street LIVE!, Louisville Palace, Louisville Science Center, and the Louisville Slugger Museum.

Home2 Suites by Hilton Louisville NuLu Medical District 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 Home2 Suites by Hilton Louisville NuLu Medical District or call 502-561-0460.

Home2 Suites by Hilton has launched its "Road to Home200" Challenge as it nears its significant 200th property milestone.  Follow the count and find out the latest challenge updates by visiting news.home2suites.com

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Contacts:
Penny Lenz
General Manager, Home2 Suites by Hilton Louisville NuLu Medical District
502-561-0460
plenz@fhginc.com

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

About Home2 Suites by Hilton
Home2 Suites by Hilton, one of the fastest-growing brands in the history of Hilton, is a mid-tier, all-suite award-winning extended-stay hotel concept designed to offer stylish accommodations with flexible guest room configurations and inspired amenities for the cost-conscious guest. With a commitment to environmentally friendly products and hotel operations, Home2 Suites offers complimentary breakfast selections with hundreds of combinations; innovative and customizable guest room design; laundry and fitness area; complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access; multiple outdoor spaces; 24-hour business center; expansive community spaces; and a pet-friendly environment. 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. Visit www.home2suites.com for additional information or www.home2franchise.com for franchising opportunities.

About First Hospitality Group, Inc.
First Hospitality Group, Inc. (FHG) is a leading hotel management, acquisition and development company with more than 30 years of award-winning experience. FHG's unique people-driven professional culture fosters a team of highly skilled and motivated hospitality experts who consistently deliver outstanding property level performance, as well as memorable and engaging guest experiences. Headquartered in Chicago, FHG's portfolio features 19 brands and 46 properties throughout the Midwest. Having been recognized in 2016 as #1 in Travel in Forbes America's Best Midsize Employers 2016, #28 overall, and #3 amongst all of America's best travel companies, FHG moved up to a #19 ranking out of the 250 best midsize employers in the country in 2017 and #1 in the Travel category for the second year in a row. FHG is one of only 25 companies to ever place on the Forbes list two consecutive years. For more information, visit,www.fhginc.com.

About Hilton
Hilton (NYSE: HLT) is a leading global hospitality company, with a portfolio of 14 world-class brands comprising more than 5,000 properties with more than 825,000 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 HiltonTM, DoubleTree by Hilton, Tapestry Collection by HiltonTM, 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.