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STREETS OF ST. CHARLES ANNOUNCES THE OPENING OF TRU BY HILTON, THE BRAND\’S FIRST LOCATION IN THE MISSOURI MARKET
(Peoria, IL, June 22, 2018) – Tru by Hilton St. Charles St. Louis, the brand’s first location in Missouri, opened its doors to guests Friday, June 22nd. While the property is welcoming guests immediately, an official ribbon cutting ceremony and open house celebration will take place August 8th.
Tru by Hilton St. Charles St. Louis is the latest opening for the new, midscale Tru by Hilton brand, which has more than 470 projects in various stages of development. The five-story hotel, located at the south end of the property across from Mission Taco, includes 87 guest rooms and a modern environment with cross-functional public spaces. The hotel is owned by St. Charles Hotel Associates and is managed by Kinseth Hospitality Companies.
“When we created the vision for Streets of St. Charles, a primary goal was to encourage gathering and build community through a unique mix of experiences on the property,” said Christopher M. West, Cullinan Properties Partner and CEO. “That’s also a primary goal for the Tru brand, which not only values the importance of gathering spaces within the hotel, but also of providing guests with the ability to quickly and conveniently access dining and other amenities to round out their overall experience with the brand. We’re excited to welcome Tru by Hilton to Streets of St. Charles and support their efforts to make guests’ visits as enjoyable as possible.”
“Streets of St. Charles and the City of St. Charles have welcomed us with open arms, and we’re now excited to invite guests to experience Tru by Hilton,” said Bruce Kinseth, Executive Vice President of Kinseth Hospitality. “This completely new concept offers stylish, comfortable rooms and plenty of common space to work and socialize. We look forward to being a part of this property, and this community, and are confident that guests will be delighted with their stay.”
Tru by Hilton St. Charles St. Louis’s opening coincides with the summer season of outdoor activities taking place at Streets of St. Charles, including the Beale Street Concert Series, free outdoor performances featuring popular local bands the second Wednesday of each month through October. Yoga on Beale, a monthly outdoor yoga practice the second Saturday of each month through September, is also underway. Both are open to the public and offer additional opportunities for Tru by Hilton guests to enhance their experience.
About Tru by Hilton
Tru by Hilton is a game-changing midscale hotel brand providing a simplified and spirited approach that is grounded in value for business and leisure travelers. The brand is modern and functional, offering social connectivity with reimagined public spaces, including an open lobby comprised of four areas where guests can work, play, lounge and eat. Designed to appeal cross generationally, guests enjoy complimentary amenities including a Build Your Own ‘Top It’ breakfast, coffee and tea; smaller, more modern and efficiently designed guestrooms with oversized windows for natural light; a multifunctional fitness center; and fast Wi-Fi. Premium snacks, light meal options and single-serve wine and beer are available for purchase at a 24/7 retail market. Tru 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, and digital amenities like digital check-in with room selection and Digital Key, available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. Learn more at www.trubyhilton.com and connect with Tru by Hilton via social media at Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn and Instagram.
About the Streets of St. Charles
The Streets of St. Charles is a distinctive 27-acre mixed-use community with retail, dining, entertainment, hospitality, residential and office components. With a town-center design that creates a neighborhood atmosphere, the Streets of St. Charles is unique in the market and includes all the latest amenities for sophisticated living, casual and elegant dining, retail, modern offices, and entertainment. For more information on Streets of St. Charles, visit streetsofstcharles.com.
About Cullinan Properties. Ltd
Cullinan Properties, Ltd., with offices in Chicago, IL, Peoria, IL and St. Louis, MO, is a multi-disciplined real estate firm that develops, manages and owns mixed-use, retail, residential, office and medical properties throughout the United States. For additional information on Cullinan Properties, Ltd., visit cullinanproperties.com.