HAMPTON, Virginia— Visitors to the Embassy Suites by Hilton Hampton Convention Center in Virginia will find transformed accommodations after the hotel’s six-month, multimillion-dollar makeover.
Featuring newly renovated guest suites, the 295-key hotel is operated by Alpharetta, Georgia-based Atrium Hospitality, which manages a portfolio of more than 80 hotels in 28 states and approximately 3 million square feet of event space.
The Embassy Suites by Hilton Hampton’s redesigned guest suites and bathrooms – including two presidential suites – feature new, modern furniture and fixtures in a simplistic style, complemented by textiles and artwork. New 55-inch televisions are included in each suite’s living room and bedroom. The hotel’s open-air atrium lobby and corridors are also freshly painted.
Guests can take a whole-room approach to rest and relaxation by selecting wellness rooms, the Embassy Suites by Hilton Hampton’s premium room upgrade offering a curated collection of wellness products and amenities.
“Our Embassy Suites by Hilton Hampton Convention Center’s beautiful, modern makeover is being well-received, including wonderful feedback from our internal and external guests,” said Larry Cooper, Atrium Hospitality’s vice president of operational strategies for the Eastern Region.
Ideal Hotel for Gatherings
The Embassy Suites by Hilton Hampton is the largest hotel in Hampton and the only all-suite, full-service hotel in the city. The Green Key-certified hotel is next door to the Hampton Roads Convention Center and is within walking distance to the Hampton Coliseum and the Hampton Virginia Aquaplex.
With nearly 4,000 square feet of hotel indoor event space, the Embassy Suites by Hilton Hampton’s flexible, 3,237-square-foot Mercury Ballroom can be configured for a range of gatherings, seating up to 140 at rounds or accommodating 150 for a reception.
For larger events, the Hampton Roads Convention Center is connected to the hotel by a covered walkway and offers 344,000 square feet of meeting space and 35 event spaces.
Welcoming New Director of Sales and Marketing
Atrium Hospitality also welcomes Ryan Taylor as director of sales and marketing at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Hampton Convention Center. Taylor joins Atrium with 15 years of hospitality experience, including in hotel operations and sales roles. Most recently, Taylor was director of sales and marketing at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Charlottesville in Virginia. During the past five years, he has worked in sales management with Hilton properties in North Carolina, including at the Hilton Garden Inn Greensboro Airport and the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Greensboro. Prior to pursuing sales, Taylor held the hotel positions of assistant general manager and front office manager. Taylor received a Master of Arts in Management and a Bachelor of Arts in Hospitality Management from American Public University.
Located at 1700 Coliseum Drive in Hampton, Virginia, the Embassy Suites by Hilton Hampton Convention Center all-suite hotel offers two-room suites; a free made-to-order breakfast; a complimentary evening reception with drinks and snacks; a business center; a 24-hour fitness center featuring a Peloton bike; an on-site restaurant, lounge and café; room service; and an indoor pool.
The Embassy Suites by Hilton Hampton is part of the Hilton Honors guest-loyalty program, which offers Digital Key for accessing guest rooms, and also participates in LightStay, Hilton’s comprehensive platform to measure and manage energy, water and waste.