Lafrance Hospitality Announces Takeover of Hilton Garden Inn Fort Myers

Fort Myers, FL (September 20, 2019) – The Hilton Garden Inn Fort Myers has completed its management transition and will now be owned and managed by Lafrance Hospitality. The Hilton Garden Inn Fort Myers will be the 15th hotel currently under the Lafrance Hospitality umbrella with hotel properties spread throughout New England and Florida. Lafrance Hospitality plans to renovate the property in 2020 with a complete refresh of the 126 guest rooms, common areas, and the 3,500 sq. ft. of meeting space.


“We are thrilled to be acquiring this property in such a great location for both corporate and leisure travelers”, said Tim Burkhardt, Vice President of Lodging and Development for Lafrance Hospitality. “The hotel is a great addition to our growing portfolio of hotels in both New England and Florida.”


Located at 12600 University Drive, Fort Myers, FL, Hilton Garden Inn Fort Myers offers amenities including complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel, a 24-hour business center, a state-of-the-art fitness center, full cooked-to-order breakfast, and a bar that serves craft cocktails* and shareable dinner plates. Other amenities include 24-hour Pavilion Pantry Market, room service, outdoor pool and whirlpool, and private meeting space which appeal to those traveling whether for business or leisure. Each guestroom boasts the brand’s signature bedding featuring fresh, white duvets and crisp linens and an in-room “hospitality center” with a mini fridge, microwave oven as well as a Keurig® coffee maker.


Hilton Garden Inn Fort Myers is part of Hilton Honors®, the award-winning guest-loyalty program for Hilton’s 17 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 and free standard Wi-Fi. Members also enjoy popular digital tools available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app, where Hilton Honors members can check-in, choose their room and access their room using a Digital Key.


For more information or to make reservations, please visit Hilton Garden Inn Fort Myers, or call +1 239-790-3500.


Read more about Hilton Garden Inn at www.hgi.com and newsroom.hilton.com/hgi.


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


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About Hilton Garden Inn

The award-winning Hilton Garden Inn brand provides business and leisure guests upscale, affordable accommodations and unexpected amenities for an experience that is ‘Simply on Another Level.’ The Hilton Garden Inn Promise affirms the brand’s goal to make each guest’s stay better and brighter. Guaranteed. Team Members at more than 840 hotels in 45 countries around the world ensure today’s busy travelers have a bright and satisfying experience, starting with the first hello. As a recognized F&B leader, Hilton Garden Inn serves locally-sourced food and beverage at its full-service restaurants and bars, featuring cooked-to-order breakfast, handcrafted cocktails, and on-trend small plates. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. For more information about Hilton Garden Inn, visit www.hgi.com or newsroom.hilton.com/hgi, and connect on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram.


About Lafrance Hospitality

Headquartered in Westport, MA, Lafrance Hospitality is a multifaceted organization that owns and operates fifteen hotels throughout New England and Florida, six function facilities, five restaurants and a catering division. In addition, Lafrance Hospitality offers management and consulting services as well as distressed asset management. Their vision is to be the premier hospitality company by employing the very best people, trained and empowered, to deliver a quality product with sensational service to every guest, every time. For more information, visit www.LafranceHospitality.com.