• Flagship Embassy Suites Now Open in Downtown Seattle

     
    POSTED April 10, 2018
     

Embassy Suites by Hilton announced the opening of a new hotel located in Pioneer Square, Seattle. The bright and modern Embassy Suites by Hilton Seattle Downtown Pioneer Square is located near the center of attractions, including Pike Place Market, Pier 55 and the Seattle Art Museum. The property is also a short walk from various sporting locations like CenturyLink Field and Safeco Field.

“We are excited to add this property to our portfolio, located at the hub of the largest transit oriented development on the West Coast,” said Alan Roberts, global head, Embassy Suites by Hilton. “With an increase in visitors per the last recorded year, Seattle continues to be a leading destination in the west, and the downtown location provides the ideal opportunity to expand our brand’s offerings in this dynamic city.”

Guests staying at the hotel can enjoy Northwest food and drink favorites in the Zephyr Bar, as well as indulge in free made-to-order breakfast and complimentary drinks and appetizers daily at the Evening Reception. Amenities include a health club with an indoor pool, exercise room and sun deck, six-story atrium lobby, upper work loft and outdoor courtyard. All guest rooms feature an HDTV, wet bar, refrigerator, microwave and complimentary Wi-Fi.

“Our downtown Seattle property offers added value and is conveniently located to serve business travelers and families alike,” said Keith Buck, general manager, Embassy Suites by Hilton Downtown Seattle Pioneer Square. “Whether traveling to Seattle to check out the famous Space Needle and museums or simply for business, our hotel adds versatile lodging options with 17 unique room types, from premium and penthouse suites to spacious two-bedroom guest rooms complete with a separate living area, private bedroom and mini-kitchen.”

An hour drive from Yellowstone National Park, The Wilson Hotel Big Sky Residence Inn has recently become the first major hotel in Big Sky, Montana.  

Named after Wilson Peak—one of the most prominent peaks overlooking Big Sky—this hotel has 129 rooms, a 24-hour fitness center, a shuttle service to nearby ski lifts, on-site bike rentals, and 3,000 square feet of meeting space that can accommodate up to 190 people.  

 

Aventri, a leader in events management software (EMS), recently released ‘The Top 100 Meeting and Event Venues in the United States’ for 2019. The company took the ten top-rated meeting and event cities in the United States and picked the top ten venues in each area, compiling a list of 100 highly-regarded spaces. 

The guide identifies the two most valuable factors in attendee satisfaction as venue location and activities in the host city, followed by capacity, uniqueness and proximity to local attractions.

 

Salt Lake City will be hosting the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) Great Ideas Conference in 2020, 2021 and 2022. The Great Ideas Conference is a flagship event for association professionals from around the world who come to connect, learn and collaborate. With approximately 500 attendees, the conference will provide a retreat-like setting for professionals to advance new ideas by working together.