MCLEAN, Va. - Hampton by Hilton is proud to announce that over 1,800 of the brand's properties have received a 2017 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award. Now in its seventh year, the achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned great traveler reviews on TripAdvisor over the past year. To qualify, a business 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 Hampton by Hilton 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."

Hampton by Hilton properties offer amenities including free, hot breakfast each morning and Hampton's On the RunTM Breakfast Bags, available Monday through Friday. Additionally, they provide free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour business center with complimentary printing and a fitness center. Designed as an extension of the guestroom, the properties feature a Perfect Mix Lobby, with a variety of seating and lighting options for both leisure and business travelers.

Each Hampton by Hilton hotel 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.

To make reservations, visit www.hampton.com and to read more about Hampton by Hilton, visit news.hampton.com.

Contacts: Jennifer Hughes
Director, Brand Public Relations, Focused Service Brands
(901) 374-6518
jennifer.hughes@hilton.com

About Hampton by Hilton As the number one ranked franchise for the past eight years, according to Entrepreneur®, Hampton by Hilton, including Hampton Inn by Hilton and Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton, serves value-conscious and quality-driven travelers with more than 2,240 properties totaling more than 225,000 rooms in 19 countries and territories. High quality accommodations and amenities, such as complimentary Wi-Fi, free hot breakfast and On The RunTM breakfast bags, contribute to Hampton by Hilton ranking as a leader in its segment. Hampton by Hilton Team Members deliver friendly, authentic, caring and thoughtful service defined as Hamptonality. Each Hampton by Hilton hotel offers complete satisfaction with the 100% Hampton® Guarantee. Hampton by Hilton 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 Hampton by Hilton, visit www.hampton.com or news.hampton.com and connect online at Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram.