Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Airport Hotel Opens

Hilton Garden Inn is pleased to announce the opening of the 15-story, 224-room Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Airport, in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. The opening represents another addition to the brand’s growing portfolio of more than 400 Hilton Garden Inn locations across North America, Europe and Central America.

The Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Airport is operated by Manga Hotels (Airport) Inc., under a license agreement with a subsidiary of Hilton Hotels Corporation. Manga Hotels (Airport) Inc. is a company that owns and operates four other Hilton Family branded hotels.

“We are excited to expand our presence in the dynamic Toronto market,” said Adrian Kurre, senior vice president – brand management for Hilton Garden Inn. “Opening a location with such convenient proximity to the Toronto Pearson International Airport as well as unique features supporting our sustainability efforts offers both business and leisure travelers visiting the area a refreshing and convenient mid-priced lodging option.”

“We have designed and built our property with special attention to energy efficiency, water savings and environmental health. The Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Airport has applied to be Toronto’s first LEED® Certified Hotel. LEED® Certification distinguishes building projects that have demonstrated a commitment to sustainability by meeting higher performance standards in environmental responsibility and energy efficiency,” remarked Paul Couto, the hotel’s general manager.

The Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Airport is expecting to meet and exceed the requirements of LEED Canada in the areas of: sustainable site selection and development density, water efficiency and fundamental building commissioning, recycling of all paper, aluminum, plastics and glass, organic dry-cleaning services, construction waste management, use of regional materials, 100% non-smoking building, low-emitting material usage, controllability of systems (thermal comfort and daylight usage), innovation in design, organic menu items, and a LEED-Accredited professional on staff.

“The reason I have chosen the Hilton Garden Inn brand for this unique location is because of its high level of standards specifically catering to the discerning corporate traveler and we are sincerely looking forward to earning status as the first LEED-certified hotel in the Toronto area,” stated Sukhdev Toor, president & CEO of Manga Hotels. “The Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Airport is a testament to the notion that guests can experience superior product and service while staying at a hotel that is proactive about minimizing its environmental impact.”

Ideally located approximately 9.6 km from Toronto-Downtown, the hotel offers spacious guest rooms featuring the Garden Sleep System® bed, ergonomic Mirra® chair by Herman Miller, high-definition 32” LCD television, and an innovative dependable alarm clock that allows guests to play their MP3 or portable CD player. All guest rooms offer complimentary wired and Wi-Fi high-speed internet access and PrinterOn® mobile printing capability directly from the guest’s laptop or Blackberry to laser printers located in the hotel’s complimentary 24-hour business center.

Among its 224 guestrooms, there are 44 suites and four deluxe Jacuzzi suites with room service available from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. daily. Guests can enjoy the Great North American Grill with elegant dining surroundings featuring delicious meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner), including a number of organic selections and the Pavilion Lounge to relax and choose from a large selection of beverages. The hotel can also cater to events within more than 5,000 sq. ft. of flexible conference and banquet space for groups from 10 to 300 people.

For groups looking for a place to meet, the new hotel offers meeting space that includes seven meeting rooms. “We are the ideal location for all occasions, from banquets or meeting functions to weddings for up to 275 people. You will find our multilingual, well trained staff will welcome you with great first and lasting impressions,” commented Frank Vismeg, regional director of operations for Manga Hotels.

Guests seeking to keep up with their fitness regime while on the road will enjoy: a workout facility featuring Precor® cardiovascular and strength equipment with built-in televisions and strength training equipment, complimentary Stay Fit Kits® that can be checked out from the front desk and feature a selection of core, yoga, and Pilates exercises that can be done in the privacy of the guestroom or in the fitness center, and an indoor swimming pool with an invigorating whirlpool adjacent to the fitness room. In addition, an on-site guest laundry facility is conveniently located on the first floor off the main lobby.

The Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Airport participates in Hilton HHonors®, the only guest rewards program that offers Points & Miles® and no blackout dates on rewards stays. Members of the Hilton HHonors guest reward program can Double Dip® to earn both points and miles for every stay at more than 3,200 Hilton Family hotels worldwide. Furthermore, with no blackout dates or capacity controls, as long as a standard room is available for purchase, members can redeem HHonors points for the stay.

Located 0.6 km from the Toronto Pearson International Airport, the Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Airport is convenient to numerous corporate offices including: Computer Associates, Hostopia, Hewlett-Packard, Bayer, MDS, Molson, Accenture and Agilent Technologies. Major attractions include: Royal Woodbine Golf Club, Canada’s Wonderland, Sherway Gardens Shopping Centre, Playdium, Woodbine Racetrack & Slots and Entertainment Centre, Rogers Center, Ontario Science Center and CN Tower. “We are excited to open our doors and look forward to becoming the favorite choice of hotel for business and leisure travelers with an impeccable product and service that is second to none in the Toronto Airport area,” said Maggie Martins, director of sales and marketing.

Located off of Hwy 427 and Airport Road, the Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Airport is situated at Campus Road and Caroga Drive at the following address: 3311 Caroga Drive, Mississauga, ON, L4V 1A3. For additional information on the new Hilton Garden Inn Toronto Airport, please call the hotel at: 905-678-0041.