MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton Garden Inn is proud to announce that more than 600 of the brand's properties have received a 2017 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence. Now in its seventh year, the achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have consistently delivered a quality customer experience and earned great traveler reviews on TripAdvisor over the past year.

The Certificate of Excellence accounts for the quality, quantity and recency of reviews submitted by travelers from around the globe on TripAdvisor. In addition to positive online guest reviews, hotels must maintain an overall TripAdvisor bubble rating of at least four out of five, have a minimum number of reviews and must have been listed on TripAdvisor for at least 12 months.

"We are extremely proud of our award winning Hilton Garden Inn properties who have proven their dedication to exceptional customer service by positively impacting our guests and communities," said Amy Martin Ziegenfuss, vice president, global marketing, focused service brands, Hilton. "We appreciate our guests who have taken the time to review these hotels on TripAdvisor with excellent ratings, helping them to achieve this wonderful recognition."

Hilton Garden Inn properties feature spacious and contemporary accommodations, on-site dining options for cooked-to-order breakfast and dinner, and enhanced grab-and-go menu items, as well as a full-service bar*. In addition, flexible meeting spaces, free Wi-Fi and numerous other amenities create an experience that allows guests to feel sunny and satisfied, starting with the first hello when they arrive.

Hilton Garden Inn is part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton's 14 distinct hotel brands. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels save time and money, and gain instant access to the benefits they care about most, such as an exclusive member discount, free Wi-Fi and a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay. Members can also redeem their Points for free nights, to gain access to unique events through the Hilton Honors auction platform or to make purchases at Amazon.com with Amazon Shop With Points.

For more information about Hilton Garden Inn, please visit www.hgi.com or news.hgi.com.

*Service of alcohol subject to state and local laws. Must be of legal drinking age.

Contacts:
Jennifer Hughes
Director, Public Relations, Focused Service Brands
+1 901 374 6518
jennifer.hughes@hilton.com

About Hilton Garden Inn
The award-winning Hilton Garden Inn hotel brand provides business and leisure guests with upscale yet affordable accommodations and modern amenities they prefer for a successful and comfortable stay. The satisfaction promise affirms that Hilton Garden Inn will do whatever it takes to ensure every guest is satisfied, or they don’t pay. You can count on us. Guaranteed™. As a recognized F&B leader, Hilton Garden Inn caters to guests’ dining needs by serving cooked-to-order breakfast daily and offering full service restaurants and bars. Team Members operating at more than 740 hotels around the world are committed to guaranteeing today’s busy travelers have a bright and satisfying hospitality experience from the first hello when they arrive. Hilton Garden Inn is part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 14 distinct hotel brands. 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. For more information about Hilton Garden Inn, visit www.hgi.com or news.hgi.com or connect on social media at Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram.